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Dolce Vita

Kings Walk, Reading RG1 2HL, England
+44 118 951 0530
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“black pasta” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (33 reviews)
“veal” (12 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kings Walk, Reading RG1 2HL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, cozy interior, the waiter was very entertaining and professional. I went here with a party of 9. No problem. We had a mix of starters, so much tasty food. I recommend this for groups! I had the Scotch steak. It was the highlight...More

Thank Knut F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second visit for lunch service, the first having been an evening meal for a special celebration, not disappointed. Special lunch menu offers excellent value for money. This time I chose the Burger, a very good choice it turned out to be. My colleague had the...More

Thank SteveR361
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times and have always enjoyed it. Had the veal stuffed with Italian sausage which was very tasty.

Thank steve w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday is not just only a day for shopping in Reading, but the obligatory trip to Dolce Vita for a spot of Saturday lunch is a must and you MUST go. Head through the shopping Mall and be welcomed on the first floor at the...More

Thank jillsy91261
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 7 having dinner at Dolce Vita and were all very pleased with food, drinks and service. Overall a good night, we will visit again :)

Thank Cathrin R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Hidden upstairs in the half empty centre but once inside has it's own atmosphere with window views onto riverside. Varied menu along Mediterranean mix. Set menu runs late on fri evening too.

Thank NessieTraveller
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Dolce Vita on Sunday again and we are never disappointed ! The food was superb as always from the start to finish! The staff are always friendly and go over and beyond their duties every time ! All in all this is the...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I've been visiting Dolche Vita for years. Mouth wateringly good authentic Italian food and friendly service. My go to spot for lunch in Reading.

Thank MelMul
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Another excellent meal at dolce vita reading,everything about it was great the food, service and atmosphere

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 19 August 2017

All I can remember from this night is the rudeness of the waiters. They were very impatient and had a snarky comment for anything we requested or gave feedback on. The service is slow and inconsistent, with at least 4 waiters having served us throughout...More

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16 September 2017|
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Response from Amanda S | Reviewed this property |
15 or more years and always have a delicious meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$39 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kings Walk, Reading RG1 2HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 951 0530
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