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The Fat Italian

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47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
+44 1695 572555
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Market Rasen, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been many times now every time we come to Ormskirk and the restaurant never ever fails to impress! From stepping into the restaurant to leaving, you couldn't pick a better restaurant ever! The whole ambiance and atmosphere is fantastic and so awesome and epic! The food is so gorgeous, tasty and so wholesome and fabulous. You can taste every... More 

Thank TheOuchPoucher
Bootle, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and fast service, good deals on Tuesdays and Sunday afternoons, will definitely recommend, will go back soon.

Thank wired4s0und
Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After being greeted by warm friendly staff that nothing was too much trouble . The menu was excellent choice both on the normal one and the deal of three course for £10 pound . If you choice the deal then you will not be disappointed as the quality is as excellent as the main menu. They even have the curtsy... More 

Thank Marjitut
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I always love coming here. Very authentic decor. Staff are attentive. There is alot to choose from on the menu. Alot of the locals in Ormskirk love this restaurant and the food is outstanding. Generous portions for the main courses. I had the seafood spaghetti which is a real treat - full of different seafood and very flavoursome. I have... More 

Thank Charlotte S
Stockport, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to the Fat Italian quite a few times with the rest of the family, and we always used to enjoy the meals. However this time, I don't know what has happened to the place, but it wasn't very good. It took a long time to get served, and this is despite it being a Monday night after... More 

Thank PaulTaylorStockport
Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's the second time I've been here in two weeks. Excellent food with professional and friendly staff.

Thank OldSkemer
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Called in for a meal not a night out. Food below average i ordered pasta salmon in a creamy dill sause. There must of been a whole packet of spaggetti and we played spot the salmon. Didn't bother to complain as the standard of food was just average. We wont go back and to be honest when we got there... More 

Thank 20161953
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my family went for a meal on a fri night. I called in advance and they were able to fit us in. Food was lovely. Waiter was just ok but the atmosphere was nice. I would go back

1 Thank Kara M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My sisters were over and was looking for an accessible and cheap place to eat in Ormskirk. Although they could not take us until 8.30, we were super impressed, The sweet chilli chicken starter and pizzas for main were fantastic and the chocolate brownie was fab. The staff were attentive and friendly and overall was one of the best restaurants... More 

1 Thank Ryan M
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Had my leaving do here last night. Table of 6. The staff are so welcoming and attentive. The £10 menu was on offer and have to say ive never seen a menu with as much choice on a deal night. We didn't wait to long for our food which was served with a smile and piping hot. The food was... More 

1 Thank Chris W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?