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Simply Italian

10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
+44 1323 470911
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (84 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
“mussels” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A very nice spot on the harbour and friendly service. The smoked salmon and scrambled eggs for breakfast were very good value but the eggs were overdone and the salmon flabby. Nice ciabatta and side salad.

1  Thank maria k
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm not a great lover of pizzas but had a really tasty one here. Plenty of ham and mushrooms AND a glass of their house white wine, very acceptable 🥂. I was there with my grandson who had that day finished the last of his...More

Thank jeanjohnston2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal in lovely surroundings food was plentiful and tasty, staff were very helpful and pleasant will be back on our next visit👍

1  Thank Quagmire007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this authentic Italian and had a really great time. We were an awkward bunch looking for gluten free pasta and vegan options. Alex dealt with all our requests with humour, patience and professionalism. The food was lovely, the wine was delicious and the...More

1  Thank Scrumpsh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in on a Monday evening after a long drive from Gloucestershire on our annual pilgrimage to see an aged auntie.. We expected the usual fairly unremarkable Italian, but were most surprised at the sheer quality of this place. The staff were all most...More

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After walking out of The Harvester next door because...well, surly customers, staff and many dirty tables, we went into this lovely Italian place and had a lovely time. Gorgeous pasta, great pizza, great service. Highly recommended.

1  Thank MrsO111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service,food,atmosphere,friendliness - most importantly the staff are just superb. We moved to the harbour 3 years ago and have had many many delicious meals there. Today is an example - Alessandro went out of his way to serve us with humour and conversation. Just a...More

1  Thank Dee S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at Simply Italian with my wife,friends and family on my Birthday. Gigi and his staff were at their best - excellent food in great surroundings. Thank you so much for a memorable day. I would recommend Simply Italian to anyone !!

Thank mikeallistone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a light lunch and so we were pleased to be able to choose starter portions of the pasta choices available, the quality of which was good. We were well attended by our server Alex who was welcoming and courteous throughout. I...More

Thank kaywenben
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had our first date at this restaurant and created good memories so came back for another meal. Very nice food and the pudding was delicious (warm croissant with ice cream and cream!) Good Service, very smiley, happy staff

Thank Jess K
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August 28, 2016|
Response from FrankSpeak | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so sorry about late answer
May 28, 2016|
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Response from Mar426 | Reviewed this property |
I think so, at least midday onwards
December 18, 2014|
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Response from Mike150564 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have round tables!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 The Waterfront, Eastbourne BN23 5UZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 470911
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