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The Fat Italian

47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
+44 1695 572555
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal here while visiting friends who stayed locally. Seems to have an excellent reputation and its easy to see why. Good food. Friendly staff and nice setting. If you are looking for an Italian restaurant then this is perfect.

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice midweek meal with friends. We chose from the £20 menu; I went with calamari which was a big plate full and very tasty. This was followed by king prawn and chorizo linguini which was equally as nice. Fantastic dime bar sundae to finish....More

Thank Toro07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here the Tuesday following Mother’s Day. Ate early evening. Portions are huge and the menu has a good selection to choose from. I had the rustic pasta- which was okay. However, I felt that we were rushed through our meal. I was aware that...More

Thank Millsy_Mac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner Matthew had a lovely evening meal, the service was fast and impeccable, the food delicious! We were even given free drinks from the manager before we left - we both had an all round lovely experience and we will return.

Thank Shelby K
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Came to this restaurant for the first time today, I was pleasantly please. The service was fantastic, everyone was soo friendly and nice, especially Scott (one of the waiters), "the old mans' still got it" lol. He was soo funny. The food was amazing, I...More

Thank Roshel W
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal with friends from work. Service was excellent and portions were generous. Had carbonara and tiramasu on the early bird menu. Staff coped well with our large party of 18.

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Regular visitor to the Fat Italian, perfect setting for a family meal, get together with friends or date night. The food has always been to a fantastic standard and the service is great. Lovely atmosphere, too. The various weekly deals they run are always great...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Went with my husband and had the £20 set menu. Our starters were leek and potato soup and sticky chicken, mains were stuffed chicken and italian beef. We were full but managed puds of dime ice cream sundae and sticky toffee pud. The food and...More

1  Thank shirleyLancashire
Reviewed 21 February 2018

first time i have been to this restaurant and i can tell you now it won't be the last, food was fantastic and the staff, they were very friendly and you were not waiting around for drinks or food, definitely recommend this restaurant for it's...More

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I have visited the sister restaurant in Crosby, so on hearing about this just had to give it a whirl. It was a friends birthday & suggested it as a possibility. It was great to find that it was as good as I heard &...More

Thank berniegrant2017
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Response from scousekeith | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay yes open all day
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Response from Andy G | Reviewed this property |
It's on their Facebook page. Sorry for the late reply.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1695 572555
Just opened 18 November 2011. Tel no 01695 572555. no web site
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