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The Italian Job

The Villa 5 Villa Marina Arcade, Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas IM1 2HN
+44 1624 676905
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (31 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (9 reviews)
“parma ham” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Villa 5 Villa Marina Arcade, Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas IM1 2HN
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fabulous meal with family we mentioned it was a birthday celebration and desert was presented excellent service

Thank heather c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in here after work, we had eaten in another Italian on the island and thought it couldn’t be bettered...well here certainly equals it! I had spicy chicken spaghetti, which was delicious, loads of meat, fresh pasta and yes, spices! My colleague had an ENORMOUS...More

1  Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The nicest Italian we have ever had.. Thank you so much for accommodating us even when you were fully booked, the food was outstanding in both taste and presentation, your staff were also extremely friendly. Last night was our first visit to the island and...More

2  Thank JemH16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and delicious food. Reasonably priced. Great with kids. We’ve just moved back to iom. Used to come here loads. New owners but still lovely place to got for family meal.

1  Thank Juan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of four, we arrived just as the restaurant was going to close but we were welcomed warmly and not hurried at all. The food was excellent (the risotto in particular), the wine was good and the service was brilliant - Mahmoud really made...More

1  Thank aredge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time in this place first time not so good but the second time was Absolutely brilliant food very tasty will definitely come back here my wife had fettuccine and she said it’s the best she as ever tasted I had the fillet steak and...More

1  Thank sidal201@sky.co... A
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Really good service for a big group, getting us finished on time. Thin crusted pizza and other good looking main courses. Prices similar to everywhere else on the Isle of Man.

Thank IOMtravelgirl
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Nice place the menu a bit high and it’s not on sea front you ave to go into another building to get there

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We were put off by the plastic tablecloths but shouldnt have been. The staff were great, and the food was lovely. Recommended

1  Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Very poor food and service. We were left for ages before anyone took our order and then the food was not very tasty when it arrived.

Thank Jacm35
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Tom J
27 August 2016|
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Response from Antony H | Reviewed this property |
They jsually do but I cannot comment on tonight specifically. I suggest you 'phone them to ask..
David C
18 April 2015|
Response from TIJIOM | Property representative |
Hello David, I believe you've already made a booking with us. We look forward to welcoming you tomorrow.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$42
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Villa 5 Villa Marina Arcade, Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas IM1 2HN (Formerly Davison's The Italian Job)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 676905
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