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Italian Diva

11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
+44 1202 674319
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“ice cream” (39 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not very good. There were seven of us. We said that we didn't want a starter. The guy in charge said that he would bring out some bits. Now we were distracted and should have been more on the ball but still. Loads of stuff...More

Thank richard c
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After some research on Poole restaurant's, we plumped for this one for a kid free night for me and the missus. What an inspired choice. A fantastic little restaurant and one of the best Italians I have ever eaten in. This includes visiting Florence this...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on Saturday night for a meal and I can honestly say this is one of the best Italian restaurants we have visited for a while food and service were second to none we had to ask the waiter to pass on our...More

1  Thank vincenthayes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little Italian restaurant with great quality food and service. A fantastic evening. We'll be back!

1  Thank sjp995
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried to get in here a few nights earlier but it was full, so we booked for Friday night. The atmosphere is lovely - the owner/manager is very attentive and personable, there is a good space between tables (which is often a problem for...More

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to go. A big effort has been put into the restaurant. The atmosphere, the food, the staff etc are all spot on.. everything was excellent. I have been to way more expensive italian restaurants that are no where near as nice as here....More

1  Thank Matt T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The starters were really tasty and the main courses were delicious . Italian diva certainly deserves its rating.

2  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal, great food. It’s a fantastic little Italian with great service. Really nice night, thank you,

1  Thank Emma K
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My husband and I visited on a Saturday night. The restaurant was almost empty when we arrived at 7.45, however it quickly filled up and the atmosphere was lively. We were seated at a table in the window which was pretty cramped. The service at...More

Thank Sally D
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Have dropped in for dinner after a long meeting near by, really enjoyed it! Good freshly cooked authentic Italian food, great authentic professional service (as one can expect in Southern Italy). Had the specials - calamari for starter, pasta with scallops, asparagus and cherry tomatoes...More

1  Thank 369Joe
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1 October 2017|
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Response from deborah k | Reviewed this property |
No they are not open Sunday.
29 September 2016|
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Response from 470jenny | Reviewed this property |
I would very much doubt that dogs would be permitted . However , depending on the time of your visit it would be worth asking them
4 February 2016|
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Response from Wom166 | Reviewed this property |
If you speak to the chef he will make something special for you if you suggest the type of things you like! Just so obliging you'll be very impressed all tastes so fresh, which it is! All you need there is a bit of sunshine... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 674319
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