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Jamie's Italian

13 Friary Street, Guildford GU1 4EH, England
+44 1483 600920
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible13%
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CUISINES
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
13 Friary Street, Guildford GU1 4EH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant should be special judging by the name. However it was just average - staff was not so great and the service could use improvement. Food was good but not so special for the price.

Thank Lukáš P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came in on Friday night with 5 of us and got seated quickly. Food was delicious, really creamy burrata, my favourite nachos and squid. Then had the new spring ravioli, perfectly cooked and full of flavour. Mariano looked after us and he was fantastico! Will...More

Thank RomaneeRoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to 2 jamies and both have been very over rated. The starters came out cool and the mains did not have a lot of flavour in them. I wont be visiting a 3rdMore

Thank Alex P
Jamie's Italian R, General Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi thanks so much for your feedback. Clearly we have not met our usual standards on these occasions. I assure you had you let a member of the team know we would have been more than happy to amend the situation on the day as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had never been to a Jamie's so we thought we would give it a go. Wow I had Jamie's Italian burger my girlfriend had the veggie burger and we both agreed they were probably the best burgers we had tasted! Service was excellent, friendly...More

Thank NicholasCarter
Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you the time to leave us some feedback. I'm really glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Jamie's Italian Guildford. I will make sure to pass on your comments to the team. If your thinking about coming back anytime soon,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a excellent meal, all the family really enjoyed it. The restaurant area is wheelchair friendly, but toilet area difficult to access. However staff are really good, and happy to take this on board for review. The manager Lauren couldn't be more helpful, would like...More

Thank Mysurreylife
Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi thanks so much, it was an absolute pleasure! We are looking into the disabled access as I understand that some larger wheelchairs need to get through a bit of a tight corner! Hope to see you again soon Lauren

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came last Sunday and I cannot fault the service. Tommy was extremely friendly when I arrived, and my food arrived very quickly, and was fantastic. 10/10, I will be coming back!More

Thank JDickson86
Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you the time to leave us some feedback. I'm really glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Jamie's Italian Guildford. I will make sure to pass on your comments to Tommy and the rest of the team. If your thinking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quick lunch deal , We haven't been for a couple of years as always rammed . However not so much at lunchtime,the food was good and fresh . Soft drinks were way to expensive. But most places like that these days Waitress Federica was...More

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Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you so much for your feedback. We like to hear any comments any customer may have about their experience, and we take them on board. Im glad to hear you enjoyed your time at Jamies in Guildford, and ill make sure to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether it was because it was the end of a long Bank Holiday weekend or just a bad day but our visit to Jamie's emporium in Guildford yesterday was something of a disappointment and very different to our previous visits. Perhaps we are getting picky...More

Thank Henry C
Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi, I first of all would like to apologise for the service you recently received at our branch in Guildford. I can assure you that this is not our usual level of high standards. Had you mentioned any of this to our management team on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a table for a hen do on Saturday night. We were looked after from start to finish, with staff members Delia and Tommy going out there way to engage with us and fulfill our requests. One of our party had some some constructive...More

Thank crs487
Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi . Thank you very much for your feedback. It was a pleasure to serve you ladies. Hope you had have a good night out in karaoke bar. I will make sure I will pass your comets to Delia and Tommy. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For some reason we'd been avoiding this restaurant since it opened but finally took the plunge with the little ones in a cold Feb evening. I have to say, we were very surprised at how good it was. Yes, it's a chain, yes it's all...More

Thank Spaciecadet
Jamie's Italian R, Manager at Jamie's Italian, responded to this review

Hi. Thank you for your feedback. So great that you took an opportunity to visit our Guildford branch and find your new, favourite starter. We have got a new menu coming on 9th of May with some great new options! Don't worry the crispy squid...More

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hi, where's best to park if driving?
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Best place is friary centre.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Friary Street, Guildford GU1 4EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 600920
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Description
JAMIE’S ITALIAN

Jamie’s Italian is a contemporary and informal restaurant with a menu that reflects Jamie Oliver’s passion for authentic Italian cooking, delivered with his own unique twist on classic recipes. Beautiful rustic dishes are created using carefully sourced, higher-welfare ingredients for the best flavour, but still at great value. This is a relaxed, affordable and accessible environment where the style, atmosphere and menu can be easily adapted to suit any occasion.

KNOWN FOR

Child friendly; great value, quick lunch; special occasions; group bookings, party planning.