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1519 Thornton Road | Thornton, Bradford, Bradford BD13 3AS, England
+44 1274 813111
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Thornton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been twice now and can't say that I have been overly impressed. Italian food is my favourite but this place doesn't jump out at me. Both visits I ordered different and still not wowed! Every meal had nice tastes to a certain degree, my mouth wasn't Excited for another bite. I would return as it is a lovely welcoming atmosphere

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here with my family for my youngest daughters 30th birthday - fantastic food and fantastic service. The food was sooooooo good - had king prawns on bruschetta with garlic wine saace - so good Then had salmon pasta - really really good - excellent staff - couldn't do enough for us. Entertained my grand daughter and made her laugh... More 

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Thank Sue D
Bradford
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my third visit in 18 months. Didn't go out of choice, invited for birthdays and a leaving do. The food has been poor on all 3 occasions but need to add the word very before the poor on the last visit. Calzone that was cold in the middle, pasta that tasted like it had been bought from a... More 

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Thank Happyexplorer50plus
bradford
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

9 of us came for family birthday meal. First time we have so not sure what to expect. I can honestly say the food and the staff the service was all first class. Looking forward to going back soon

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Thank lisawoodhall
Bradford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with nice food badly let down by staff who just aren't interested. They could hardly be bothered to take our order. Drinks order was wrong and there was only 4 of us. Service was slow unfriendly. Mains came but were mixed with next table. Everything seemed too much trouble fir them. Shame realy. It's s nice restaurant but... More 

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Thank cheelvis
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I booked this restaurant after a real struggle to find a venue to accommodate approximately 40 of us without having to pay a huge deposit and pre order meals, which would have been a nightmare! We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we went in by the staff. We were seated and our orders duly taken, no... More 

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Thank Michele J
yorkshire
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I visited here with a very large group of friends. We were shown to our seats and quickly given menus. The early bird menu was chosen by many of us and great value it was. £14.95 for 3 courses with a great variety of starters, mains and desserts is a steal! The bacon and mushroom salad for starters was very... More 

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Thank 6bestfriends
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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128 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I recently visited Rocca with a works party of 12 people. Mid week, this was an early birds do and I can tell you that nothing, yes, nothing went back from our plates. What a choice of menu! WOW! Something for everyone, very well presented and cooked. I haven't been here for ages, but will be back with other friends,... More 

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Thank TheSpeaker
Bradford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner visited for valentines and the food was outstanding! The three course meal was great, the barbecue ribs were the best I've ever had! And the Steak was amazing too, cooked to perfection. The desert was a lovely platter to share with your partner which was a great way to end a valentines meal. The staff were... More 

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Thank shauni-lucy
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I have been many times and always had a good time the food is always very good the service excellent the price about 30 pound ahead never been disappointed in the times I have been

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1519 Thornton Road | Thornton, Bradford, Bradford BD13 3AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 813111

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