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The Fat Italian

47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
+44 1695 572555
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (24 reviews)
“duck” (11 reviews)
“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always the food was spot on. Staff always friendly and helpful we really do enjoy eating here. The only thing I would say is the wings of fire are not fiery at all so do need spicing up to live up to their name....More

Thank Will R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could not recommend this place more! Had an amazing meal last night and all the food was delicious. Would highly recommend the pork and pear or the sticky chicken starter. All staff where friendly and helpful providing recommendations when asked and going out of the...More

Thank curawsgf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant this is I could not fault the food the service or any part which to be honest is very unusual for me. We tried two other restaurants in the same day and walked out of both in utter disgust as to...More

2  Thank David H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very lovely evening here tonight, as me and a few old friends came together the staff made this place feel very welcoming and a good environment to be in, always being offered more drinks as we ran out as I can say I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the early bird menu which had a good choice of dishes including a couple of vegetarian options. The food was well presented and a good size especially the lasagna which was substantial even for my daughter. Waiters were attentive and very polite with...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter, her boyfriend, my wife and I went there yesterday, seated promptly by a friendly member of staff we chose our starters, 2 sticky chicken, one duck and pancake and my bruschetta which they kindly done on toast as I didn't want the garlic...More

Thank Alan157243
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant was fine, the food was fine, but, to charge £17.95 for a £3.66 bottle of wine is taking mark up to the next level, I know it's difficult for restaurants to make money, but,come on !

1  Thank eilber60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a party of five for my sons 20th birthday. Service was excellent and the food was superb. The early bird menu on a Tuesday night is well worth the money, I had the mussels to start ( the bowl was full to...More

Thank DaveNSNO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place ,the place was bustling ,the decor is great ,the food and service spot on ,really really recommend this place

Thank David E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to celebrate my son's 20th birthday, we couldn't fault the food or the service, Lydia our waitress was so nice, she was courteous, knowledgeable and very polite, what a lovely young lady. In our party of 5 we had, mussels x 2,...More

Thank Jenny W
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24 July 2017|
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Response from scousekeith | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay yes open all day
22 November 2016|
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Response from Andy G | Reviewed this property |
It's on their Facebook page. Sorry for the late reply.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Derby Street | Ormskirk, Ormskirk L39 2BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Ormskirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1695 572555
Just opened 18 November 2011. Tel no 01695 572555. no web site
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