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Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AQ, England
+44 1202 293332
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 866 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The most friendly and atmospheric restaurant I’ve dined in. Thank you Pre-show dinner and we wanted to stay. Fantastic menu Great wine list Awesome friendly staff Good craic We want to go again

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the third visit to this lovely restaurant, and as usual the staff could not do enough for us. This restaurant has a pay and display car park up the road at the side. The restaurant is light and airy with room to dine...More

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Italian restaurant with friendly staff and lovely food, the service was very good and will definitely come here again next time we are in Bournemouth.

Thank stevedooris
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is completely outstanding. I emailed the restaurant couple weeks and mentioned to them it was my son's birthday on 10th June and asked if they could decorate the table with some balloons and perhaps they could do a cake for my son too,...More

1  Thank tracey h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food and tasty. The staff are so lovely and friendly! One of the best restaurant in Bournemouth! Would totally recommend it to anyone!

1  Thank Ezequiel A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, fabulous atmosphere, mad owner!! This was our first visit together. Very popular so if you want to come, make sure that you book in advance. We will be back!

1  Thank Jo G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This distinctive building was once a box office so it has a touch of the quirk about it. Staff are really friendly and pleasant and we were quickly seated at our reserved table. A carafe of house wine and a beer quickly found their way...More

Thank Shepherdslady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a pleasure to go here, friendly, accommodating, great food and plenty of it, totally recommended

1  Thank Nick S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst many restaurants come and go Valentino’s is a constant over the 25+ years we have been visiting Bournemouth and this recent trip delivered on all fronts. Would recommend making a reservation as we did on this Sunday evening visit as it is a popular...More

1  Thank Adam T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In town the evening before a wedding, stumbling around the seedy bar/restaurants around the front and came across Valentino's. Really enjoyed it, reminded me of being in Italy (except we have to sit inside in this country). The Italian staff, in typical fashion, are friendly,...More

1  Thank Matt G
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Questions & Answers
25 February 2018|
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Response from Giuseppe F | Property representative |
It depends on the day and time and if the Restaurant is busy , please can you let us know when you are thinking of coming and we can advise you , we do have outside seating but obviously far too cold at the moment!
1 October 2016|
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Response from Nieltea | Reviewed this property |
You can also park in Hampton In hotel car park I am not sure what are the charges but they are very secure.
cathy w
9 July 2015|
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Response from Giuseppe F | Property representative |
Our allergen charts are available to read at the restaurant and can also be emailed on request , these will show which of our vegetarian dishes contain dairy products, then if you could contact us we will inform you if a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 293332
  • E-mail
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