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Villa D'Este

2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
+44 1628 472012
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant was recommended by our hotel and it did not disappoint. The food was excellent. Great Italian food. The owner came by and offered us some of his homemade limoncello, which was great. Everything my wife and I ate here was perfect. I highly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank briand293
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first time at this long-established restaurant but will come again. The lunch menu is quite varied and v reasonable, especially by Marlow standards. The atmosphere is quiet so a good place for the meal with friends we enjoyed. Food was mostly v good and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank banskoman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about this place ticked every box. Good food, attentive and friendly service and good value for money. We will return if ever in the neighbourhood.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank adobeKent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've written a review for Villa D'Este before (back in 2013) but I wanted to provide an update following my recent visit. Everything here is so great and so consistent. We had a brilliant evening celebrating my mums birthday and the price represented good value...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank jtwitchett
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

We hadn’t booked but received a warm welcome and a well situated table. Service was excellent throughout. Three excellent courses each arriving with good timing. Will definitely be coming back.

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank MrQuiet1949
Reviewed November 3, 2018

We took our daughter and partner here for her birthday based on positive reviews and enjoyed a great meal and the atmosphere. The service was friendly and attentive from start to finish. We shared excellent anti pasta boards to start and the dessert trolley was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Chris P
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We come by our selves for lunch & in the evenings with our friends Always great food & good service from all the team We used to go to their other restaurant in Henley on Thames Now we have found Villa D'Este there's no going...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank _rick_grosvenor
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This small Italian restaurant is a gem. Staff were delightful and service excellent. I had the sea bass which was on a bed of lovely Mediterranean vegetables which was full of flavour. The sea bass was cooked perfectly and was the best I have had....More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Enid P
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I have always loved the Villa D'Este I have never been disappointed, I have always found the welcome. service and food quality excellent, I have never been afraid to introduce people to the restaurant I have never been disappointed the quality is excellent, there is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank Dennis S
Reviewed September 19, 2018

I booked this place in advance for a group of 28 of our management team and everyone’s expectations were truly exceeded. From the moment I spoke to Fransisco I knew this was a place that took a great deal of pride in delivering great food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
4  Thank LeesaSikveland
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Ramona C
February 11, 2017|
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Response from Bucklands | Reviewed this property |
Not sure best to call them.
October 27, 2016|
Response from roma026 | Property representative |
Yes, the lunch menu is available Monday - Sunday except during the month of December. It is also available for Sunday evening at £18.50.
August 15, 2015|
Response from Barbara B | Reviewed this property |
There are public car parks directly opposite at the front and the one near Sainsbury's at the back. Both are a 2-3 minute walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Marlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 472012
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