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Ask Italian - Northampton

10 St. Giles Square, Northampton NN1 1DA, England
+44 1604 230891
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (11 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 St. Giles Square, Northampton NN1 1DA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Friendly staff, very well spoken. We ate some lovely Italian food it was yummy. Was very filling could only finish half my desert so i was a little sad about that.

Thank Harry C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Upon arrival and for the next two minutes I thought me and friends were about to have a terrible experience. A 'madam' who I believe was a manager greeted us at the door with so much contempt we nearly left. Sat us down like we...More

Thank jongillman79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really looking forward to this. Great greeting with attentive staff. Very busy Saturday tea time but food did not take long to arrive. Really disappointed with the food. It is typical chain food, not great Italian food like my local family run Italian restaurant. The...More

Thank gertie61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went early on a Friday night and left feeling very disappointed. Sat upstairs, felt like some odd European hostel, lights up on full then abruptly dimmed half way down. No offer of extra drinks, no check backs whilst eating the food, no cooler for the...More

Thank N_Chinaski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went in with my girlfriend and was sat fown straight away. The drinks came just after placing the order and the food was done within 20 minutes of us sitting down. Amazing service

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come to Northampton several times. a Year to visit family and always eat at Ask here!! This time it really wasn’t good at all. Garlic bread, pale and flat with a mean dribble of garlic butter in the middle, very poor and a non...More

Thank Wom166
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Saturday! Food & Service was outstanding. Ideal for pre theatre meals & ill be sure to return

Thank al87ham
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Charming restaurant with attentive staff and lovely atmosphere. View towards Town Hall very pleasant. Extremely clean. Food hot and tasty and served quickly

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We have booked table in mid of the day, On arrival get tiny table in the middle. Room area very small, waiters coming every few minutes,no bigger gap to other customers tables, felt not comfy. Ordered starter, main and dessert. Restaurant very expensive but you...More

Thank niduleisinga
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It is essential that you book this cafe well in advance. On arrival you will find queues of people attempting to get seats. If you book after 5 pm when they print off the reservations you will find that your table is not reserved after...More

Thank Carl H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 St. Giles Square, Northampton NN1 1DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 230891
Based in St Giles Square in the very heart of Northampton city centre, the ASK Italian restaurant offers stylish surroundings in which to enjoy high quality Italian cooking. From the extensive main menu, diners can choose from dishes like spaghetti carbonara with smoked pancetta and pecorino or a tasty vegetarian risotto with caramelised leeks and oven-roasted tomatoes. The indulgent dessert menu features the tempting honeycomb cheesecake, lemon tart or a sumptuous Italian tiramisu. Part of the successful ASK Italian restaurant group, this Northampton venue is a very popular dining destination within the city. ASK Italian - Northampton offers superb, fresh cuisine, good quality produce and simple, contemporary interiors. Perfect for any type of occasion, from meals out with a group of friends or family to a romantic meal for two, ASK Italian is a great all rounder with good value prices to match.
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