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Alcatraz Caffe

127 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1EP, England
+44 1202 553650
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“sea bass” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
127 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1EP, England
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1 - 10 of 251 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Visited as a party of over 25 for a hen meal. Service was great, friendly and prompt. I had steak and chips, cooked exactly how I like - well done - which can sometimes be very tough but the steak sliced so thin and I...More

Thank Ashleigh D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat at this restaurant most weeks and the reason is; this is in my opinion one of a few restaurants Bournemouth has to offer that gas a great menu that is cooked to order. We often ask the chefs put a different spin on...More

Thank carolane2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had dinner here with a large group of work colleagues. It was very nice, reasonably priced, good menu choice and good service. The atmosphere was very good and they have great tables outside which is a bonus when the good weather puts in an...More

Thank Eileen6422013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We re visited after 25 years and it didn't disappoint the food was amazing (and still the same chef) he staff very friendly

1  Thank steph1902424
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Order taken by young lady with bad attitude,when food arrived it was luke warm,ordered pudding and waited 45 mins for it almost gave up but did say sorry that we had been kept waiting. And service charge added ???? Lots of other good restaurants in...More

Thank jake58Northants
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Boss food great staff great service and lovely place to eat. We go every year and twice this year to celebrate my friends 50th. Fab evening highly recommend it.

Thank Beverley K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Food quite nice, staff disinterested in serving you, we had to ask staff to serve us every time we wanted to order. We used to be regulars about 3 years ago and couldn't believe the change in attitude towards customer service. What made it worse...More

Thank michaelabudden
Reviewed 13 April 2017

On one night stay at hotel in Bournemouth and wanted to walk the town and eat out.On entering we were warmly greeted and seated at a table of our choice.We ordered a bottle of Pinot Grigio which arrived quickly together with a jug of iced...More

Thank ping12345
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Visited Alcatraz for a business lunch. The food was really good and service and speed of food arrival was also good, which is really important when you are out for lunch. Would recommend if you are looking for a good lunch in Bournemouth

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in just by chance and were very happy. Food and service both great. Venue is very smart and sophisticated.

Thank Wellsey1979
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1EP, England (Formerly Alcatraz Caffe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 553650
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional Italian cooking with modern inspiration set in an ambient and relaxing atmosphere. An Alcatraz Brasserie is the ideal place for a quick lunch, a business meeting, a night out or even just for one of our fantastic coffees. Alcatraz specialises in home-made pastas, pizza and specialty dishes prepared daily with the freshest and finest ingredients. It's no wonder that Alcatraz Brasseries continue to be one of the best in the business.
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