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Piano Southwell

1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England
+44 1636 816770
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
“pasta” (20 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a family, 3 adults, midweek. No problem booking. We had 3 courses, all excellent. A bit on the pricey side but still very good value for money. The service couldn't be faulted, perfect timing between courses.

Thank AndyHouldsworth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today whilst visiting relatives and despite the hooray Henry’s in the next table we had a superb meal and the staff where superb although with such a busy lunch they did struggle to cope with the number of guests. “Better to have great...More

2  Thank simon g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my son and daughter in law for their wedding anniversary. I have been there twice before and loved it. Sadly last night was a big disappointment. I booked a table by the window. There was a large hen party tabled right across the...More

Thank jeannettewilkinson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very nice and tasted amazing. Both of our meals were very delicious and the waiters were attentive and helpful. The tables felt slightly small but fine for super. I would certainly come back to the piano and bring friends and family again.

Thank Foodylover21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited here Friday night 22 Sept . We were not disappointed . Everything was lovely. The food excellent and the staff attentive. I would definitely recommend this restaurant

Thank lovetravellingx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday night and a busy restaurant, didnt effect the service or the food. We had starters to share and fillets as main, couldnt fault a thing. With the view of the Minster, the service and the food the evening was nothing short of perfect. Well...More

Thank Pejman Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I been there for a visit , I experienced one of my best meals there , fantastic food , beautiful ambiance and extremely friendly staff . I highly recommend Piano to whoever visit Southwell

Thank Koorosh F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and wine were excellent, and the prices very reasonable, but it is the ambience and the service that make this restaurant outstanding. We dined in a Georgian panelled room, looking out at the beautiful floodlit Southwell Minster, the eponymous piano being played gently in...More

Thank CP1960222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having eaten here a few times previously and had a good fillet steak and excellent sauce, served with ample vegetable bowls, I have previously reviewed as excellent. We had recommended to friends and arranged for them to accompany us for a treat to Piano. Sadly,...More

Thank NewOldboy
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

My partner had booked a table for two as a birthday treat and as this restaurant had been recommended... I was really looking forward to our meal. Southwell is a beautiful place and thus far we had enjoyed visiting. Firstly a booking error had been...More

Thank cowface1
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Questions & Answers
Sophie-May A
4 October 2017|
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Response from simon g | Reviewed this property |
Yes we didn’t have any but people on next table did and said it was really good
3 March 2017|
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Response from AfshinG | Property representative |
The establishment which existed prior to Piano was called "Porky's".
13 January 2017|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
No But saracens head is across the road very cosy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England (Formerly The Cafe Piano)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent  >  Southwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 816770
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