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La Tavernetta

Leaside Court Clifton Gardens, Folkestone CT20 2ED, England
+44 1303 255044
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Leaside Court Clifton Gardens, Folkestone CT20 2ED, England
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1 - 10 of 289 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have just visited La Tavernetta for sunday lunch. I arrived soon after they opened and was the only person in the service was excellent as was the food I was assured they would be busy later and by the time my desert course was...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited as a group of four for my partner's birthday. We were met promptly at the door and shown to our table. The staff were very courteous and polite, although business like due to the restaurant being fairly busy at the time. The restaurant...More

1  Thank April B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is very nice. The bill unfortunately wasn't, especially when you're charged a 'cover', apparently for straightening the table cloth. I suppose - from my research, because I'd never suffered this before - they're trying to be authentic Italian, where I understand it's...More

Thank Blikskottel
Reviewed 20 June 2017

19 of us celebrated my uncles 90th birthday. The food was amazing, service was excellent and the staff all wonderful, nothing was too much trouble. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone who visits or lives in the area. It's unfortunate that I live in...More

2  Thank Lindainsawbo
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Walk down a few steps through an unpretentious doorway and you will find yourself in a little bit of Italy. My husband, brother and sister-in-law were charmed from the moment we entered to the moment we left. We felt like we ought to be speaking...More

2  Thank Gail K
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

After a dreadful meal yesterday I was desperate to have some tasty food, and this place did not disappoint! I have sirloin steak with a green peppercorn sauce, along with broccoli, cauliflower cheese and roast potatoes. The meat was cooked to perfection! The service was...More

1  Thank Familyholidays190734
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Lovely, well-established (we celebrated our 1st wedding anniversary there 39 years ago!), traditional Italian restaurant. Always welcoming. The food quality is excellent, as is the service. Our last visit was for a friend’s birthday and we weren’t disappointed. Everything was perfect. The staff members are...More

2  Thank Fernecat
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great service in this 70's style restaurant , brought me way back with a great tasting lasagne and a dessert trolley. Lovely service and good prices.

1  Thank Gastfreundschaft
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

What a gem of a place, we had a perfect evening the food was first class I had the Rossini steak which simply melted in the mouth my wife had the lambs kidneys and our friends the Fillet steak and the chicken, great service and...More

1  Thank ebony30Kent
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A busy Saturday night but we had booked and were seated immediately. The staff were attentive, the food excellent and however much you have had to eat the sweet trolley is very persuasive. We walked home to try and burn some of it off. Ideal...More

1  Thank Gill K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leaside Court Clifton Gardens, Folkestone CT20 2ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Folkestone
  • Phone Number: +44 1303 255044
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