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ASK Italian - Wells

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Town Hall | The Market Hall, Wells BA5 2RB, England
+44 1749 677681
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good meal out, however, over priced for what it is. Friendly staff, however, felt rushed to order and rushed to leave.

Thank JamesTrigg224
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was brilliant the food excellent the drink a little pricy but will definitely be returning. They managed to seat 10 of us at very short notice and even had colouring activities for the younger members of the family. The food was fresh and tasty and the chips were fantastic, my wife was very happy with the separate gluten... More 

Thank BazD1979
Bristol, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing to write home about. The food's rather bland. The pizza's dry--they really scrimp on the cheese, and the pasta is no better than one whipped up at home. Although a restaurant, basically it's Italian fast-food.

Thank civic466
Mendip Hills Somerset
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360 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 415 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 of us called in for an early evening meal. Service was good except when it came to cutlery..try eating linguini with a lnife and fork...asked for spoon but never got one. Food was reasonable if a little pricey. Desserts were dissappinting...ice cream in the profiteroles was rock hard not creamy as advertised... Disabled bathroom was not labeled so nearly... More 

Thank Tigi_Higgins
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were visiting Wells and went here for dinner on a Saturday night. We had booked online. During the afternoon we popped in to ask if we could possibly have a table by the back window for a view of the Bishops palace and moat - all beautifully lit at night. Unfortunately there is only one table... More 

Thank Lisa M
Bude, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

A busy restaurant, with the kitchen and staff on view. Friendly welcome, good fast service, excellent food, what more could you ask for?

Thank alanl58_10
Oxford, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The usual Ask menu, so decent Italian, in a large restaurant that was looking like it will be packed with kids (we had an early lunch). Get a table by the window at the back to have views of the bishops palace, or at the front for ones of the market square.

Thank Tim K
Crewe, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Is RACISM alive and Well(s) here. You'd better just Ask!! After being accosted by a Red headed youth (hardly old enough to serve I would think) who cast his gaze up and down our mixed race foster children before announcing "I sit people at tables here!... have you a reservation? No? I'll just check if it's okay for you to... More 

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ASKItalian, Customer Services Manager at ASK Italian - Wells, responded to this review

Good morning, I'm really sorry to hear about this - obviously this sort of behaviour would not be acceptable in any of our restaurants, and please be assured that we take your allegations very seriously. We'd like to look into this a bit further for you, and it would be very much appreciated if we could speak to you directly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I had dinner with my boyfriend here and I must say it was great. the food was really good and i think that the prices were suitable for the quality and quantity of the food the service was also wonderful .we were welcomed by a nice man who gave us some home made lemonade and we were served by a... More 

Thank Cristina V
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have been as a family a few times now and some how I always find it a little over priced for what you actually get. The staff are friendly and the food and drinks are good but just over priced. The kids enjoy going so that's why we go

Thank AdamSmith26

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Town Hall | The Market Hall, Wells BA5 2RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 677681
ASK Italian in Wells is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Wells menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?