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The Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria - CLOSED

Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
+44 1736 798235
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
17 Nov 2014
8 Sep 2014
“Brilliant dinner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
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Reviewed 12 August 2013

I came to the restaurant with high hopes, my parents had been a year or two ago and remembered the food being lovely. However, I was incredibly disappointed when I received my main of mushroom risotto - possibly the worst risotto I have ever eaten...More

2  Thank S363
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Have had good meals here on previous years but not this year I am afraid. There seems to be a trend in the reviews and mine is no exception. We are a group of 12 and eat out at least 4 or 5 times when...More

2  Thank FamilleMac
Reviewed 8 August 2013

After coming here last year for my birthday whilst on holiday thought we would come again. Headed down to be told there were no tables for 45mins. Even though there were many empty tables with no reserved signs on. After coming back at our booked...More

3  Thank Scunnin1
Reviewed 8 August 2013

I ate here last year and had a lovely experience and amazing food! However this time around the food was horrible and the service was even worse, except for one young man who was more than pleasant and a credit to himself. The majority of...More

4  Thank Laura-Jayne L
950craigb, Manager at The Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2013

hello there thank you for your review im am sorry to hear you had a bad experience with us if you could have raised any issues to us on your visit that you where not happy with your meal we could have resolved that for...More

Reviewed 6 August 2013

We chose this place over the 'chain pizza place' on the harbour front as we wanted a special experience due to being on holiday. What a mistake! The food was very average, olives from a jar, with a bread cake to soak up the extra...More

1  Thank JillMartinB
Reviewed 4 August 2013

The pasta dish I had was rather ordinary, poorly seasoned and with a sprinkling of dried, herbs on the top that contributed nothing to the flavour (a couple of fresh basil leaves would really have lifted this dish). The waitress, though polite, appeared to be...More

2  Thank neilatk
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Mmm, just got back from our evening out at The Italian. Went 2 years ago and 3 years ago and would have recommended it back then but not now particularly. Don't get me wrong, it's certainly not the worst place we've ever eaten at by...More

2  Thank Noddy000
950craigb, Manager at The Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2013

Hello and thank you for your review and your opinion!, i would like to reply to your review in that your comment and i quote "You don't need to be Gordon Ramsey to notice that the food is not freshly cooked", no you dont need...More

Reviewed 29 July 2013

if your looking for a real Italian this is the place for you!, we stumbled across this place last night we have never noticed it before as we are locals, but so glad we did the 3 of our group had the saltinbocca a fanned...More

Thank jannet h
Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

So while on holiday we thought we would treat ourselves to a little italian for dinner!! Found this place and what a find!! It was fantastic. We booked online about an hour before and when we arrived were seated and offered drinks the specials were...More

Thank Jennifer26385
Reviewed 18 July 2013

great little italian tucked away in the town we booked here last night for a meal was lovely air conditioned and fans going to keep you cool staff very attentive and quick food came quickly, fresh and cooked lovely we had a shared sea food...More

Thank claire w
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
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17:30 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798235
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