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Explorers Pizza And Pasta Buffet

Alton Towers | Farley Lane, Alton, England
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (81 reviews)
“fresh salad” (3 reviews)
“donuts” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Alton Towers | Farley Lane, Alton, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok value for money depending on how much you eat and an easy way to fill your kids up. Don’t eat just before you ride though

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here before when visiting Alton Towers but this was the worst experience yet. On arrival we waiting until the server found us a table through her walkie talkie even though there were 2 free tables in front of her. We at the table...More

Thank Janet E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To be fair to the staff who work there, they are dealt with a difficult situation: a small restaurant in proportion to the amount of people who want to eat in there. You have to queue for a table, someone leaves, they clean the table...More

1  Thank RichRain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch and was seated immediately. £13.50 adult price £7.50 kids for a buffet meal. There was 5 or 6 different pizzas and 4 pastas to choose from. This includes and unlimited soft drink. Good quality just a shame there wasnt a dessert,...More

Thank StephB09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is really good and for all you can eat and at a major theme park reasonably priced, however the service was terrible, there were numerous tables ready to be cleared but just left causing queues outside in the pouring rain, poor team work...More

Thank adaniels83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Appauling dirty staff picked food up off the floor and placed it back for customers to eat. Toilets oveflowing into the restaurant.

Thank Kelvin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was a good restaurant until we found out this place has some pipes the world foods for this year so be prepared to be disappointed Other than that the food was ok the kids loved it not so much an adult food place but if...More

Thank GarageAli
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Who would have thought that here would literally be The best gluten free pizza? Staff very friendly and made me a whole vegetarian GF pizza. It tasted so good I thought it was ‘normal’ . For those of you GF people you know the feeling...More

Thank Essexgirlretired
Reviewed August 1, 2018

On a day trip where one of our party required Gluten free food we hadn't held out much hope of finding any within Alton Towers but we asked on the off chance and got a positive response. We were immediately found a table and a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Table straight away found for us but dirty floor asked to be moved. Sticky table but clean floor. Salad bar nothing appealing just had nacho. Pasta all over the outside of the dishes . Pizza nice although just pulled on top of each other. Floor...More

Thank cathrynills
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August 17, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Unforgiven67 | Reviewed this property |
Just Pizza and Pasta im afraid
April 20, 2017|
Response from DaveA0103 | Reviewed this property |
Hi it was £12.95 and adult and under 11 years £7.95 I think? With annual pass discount it was just over £10?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alton Towers | Farley Lane, Alton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Alton
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