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Emilio's Italian Restaurant

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Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
+44 191 384 0096
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Durham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2012

Don't waste your money, the staff are disorganised, the order was wrong, also the gravy I thought was bisto granules - not good, there are other better restaurants in Durham, so do not waste your money!

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Thank Mrs S
Durham, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2012

I have been here on a few occasions, once at xmas with a big party (60+) and the service was still very good and the food was divine, I had the duck which was gorgeous. I have also been in smaller parties with family and food lovely every time

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Durham, Uk
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79 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2012

When this was truly Emilios as has new name now it was very good. Now a much more limited menu which should make the food better but it doesnt. Very average and better places to eat, try Zizzi or even a Pizza Express

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Thank Rachel1903
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2011

My partner and I have often gone to this restaurant and always find it to be as lovely as the last time. The portions are large, the prices are great and thestaff are very helpful and friendly, always service with a smile. We would recommend Emilio's to anyone.

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1 Thank nufc1892
Newcastle, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2011

Great Service, Great Pizza, Great Surroundings. would defiantly go back....

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2010

i recently had a meal here with my wife one saturday night and i must say everything was perfect from the service to the food. i would definatly reccomend this restaurant to any of my friends and family

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Thank 1979paul2
Teeside
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2010

We recently went there after a days walking for a coffee to check the place out for a later date to go for a meal and i was amazed how people could look and treat you like something you had just trod in. would never ever go again. i think they think the place would be great if there was... More 

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Thank TeesideTim
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2008

Disappointing meal in soulless surroundings. Shocked to find all pizza and pasta dishes costing around £10, the same as 'full' meals, when the going rate elsewhere is nearer the £6 mark. No bread, or breadsticks even, to nibble on while we waited. Grim red house wine. My tortellini alla crema (meat filled 'fresh' pasta with wild mushrooms and onions in... More 

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Thank dottie07
Newcastle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2008

We have been going to emilio,s for a long time and all i can say is each time we go back it get,s better the staff are really friendly and they really look after you.The food is very good but the portion's are large.I would tell anyone to go and try emilio's as i know they would enjoy it

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Thank alfiefifi
bury Lancs
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2008

My wife and I dined at Emilios on a Sunday evening .We sent the soup back because it was very salty and unedible." My Chicken Emilio" was fairly poor for £11 50. All in all never on a Sunday

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Italian
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 384 0096

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