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The Fat Italian

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60 Coronation Road | Crosby, Liverpool, England
+44 151 924 8842
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited last night with my partner & his relatives who live abroad & were home for a pre Christmas visit. Never been before but wasn't disappointed. Lovely food & a really nice atmosphere in the restaurant. I had goats cheese risotto balls to start & the feta lamb which was one of the nicest meals I've had!! Everyone had a... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seven friends met up in Crosby for a few days exploring Liverpool and the surrounding area. We booked in at the Fat Italian for our last evening meal on the basis of a batch of excellent TripAdvisor reviews. We weren't disappointed. After looking through a delicious sounding menu, we all opted for the Italian Feast, a three course menu with... More 

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Thank DaveHermelin
Howell,NJ
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125 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lovely restaurant serves more of a mediterranean theme typed food. Also, the prices were very reasonable and lots of specials, such as, Happy Hour and The Italian Feast during the week.

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Thank hwllmary
Wirral, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is to die for, I never ever finish my food when I'm eating out, because there is usually something I don't like, usually at expensive restaurants....but this...was just a dream to eat.....I kind of don't want to tell you because I want to keep this restaurant all to myself :) Xx

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Thank Heatherz0000
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for the 1st time this month and everything from start to finish was lovely, prices were fair for the quality of food we received, would recommend to anyone

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Thank Chrisredfern
Crosby, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit and very impressed. Really good choice on a la carte. Staff are especially welcoming and attentive. All dishes were cooked to perfection. Look forward to trying the inclusive menu another time, as not available on the Friday night.

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Thank Judith P
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Mid week meal deal is excellent. Nice antipasto, lovely squid prawns and fish course then delicious pasta followed by white chocolate canniloni. Good for gluten free as well. Highly recommended

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Thank Kath R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been visiting the Fat Italian for years, and always had great food with excellent service. Last night's visit was yet another enjoyable evening deserving some positive feedback! Great atmosphere last night, along with fab food, and engaging staff. Big up the chef too!! Spot on!! Keep up the good work. You have a lovely local... More 

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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

With a range of peculiar and simple dishes you can dine from starter to main. They can halve adults dishes between two if your children are willing to be more adventurous or they could choose of the christens menu spaghetti Bolognese pasta 🍝 etc. They also do a range of white and white red wines which probably taste amazing ,they... More 

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Thank Paul L
Liverpool
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Looking for a great eating place between Liverpool and Formby? Celebrating a midweek birthday meal this evening I would like to fully recommend this fab restaurant called "The Fat Italian" situated on Coronation Road, Crosby. Great atmosphere, food, prices and staff all made for a very memorable evening. A special thank you to Adam and Hannah who looked after us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Coronation Road | Crosby, Liverpool, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 924 8842
Description
This restaurant is excellent, in an area very short of good dining opportunities.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?