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Villa D'Este

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2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
+44 1628 472012
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have eaten here in the past, and it has always been good. We chose it for my brothers Grooms Dinner, the night before the wedding. As always, the service was friendly and courteous . Members of our party were 45 mins late, but it was no problem, they just kept us topped up with drinks and bread and delicious... More 

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1 Thank Mary R
Wargrave, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly family run restaurant. The menu is excellent and the off menu food is even better. Super house wines and irresistible desserts. Highly recommended!

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3 Thank Capt-Ahab01
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Quick, efficient and friendly service. Mirrored walls give a sense of space, rather than intimacy. Food very good and wines start from around £30 a bottle.

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4 Thank DuncanMc16
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My husband and I decided at the last minute to go out for dinner and managed to get a table at Villa D'Este. We're never disappointed here and last night was no exception. A traditional Italian which I think is excellent value for money. They normally have a really good selection of specials and last night I had the saddle... More 

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3 Thank celialogin
Oxford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Sunday lunch set menu was comprehensive and I was tempted on several, but when told of the specials, well it had to be the latter. Venison in pasta, followed by a whole turbot. Both superb and at very little extra charge over set price. The desserts are served from a trolley and the difficulty is choosing one as they all... More 

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3 Thank Nicholas C
Ware, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I organised a party of 23 people including Vegetarian and Gluten free using a party menu and within a sensible budget. We arrived on time and were promptly seated on three tables close together, all was well, and the drinks were soon being served en masse. We all liked the venue, it is a small to medium sized Restaurant which... More 

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2 Thank John T
High Wycombe, UK
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Classic Italian restaurant in so many ways, including service charges and any vegetables being charged on top of all main courses. Had a good evening here, with good food and wine but not quite up to the mark for the cost. On starters the Tortelloni arrived with a superb marscarpone sauce, but the crab in the special had been ‘bulked... More 

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2 Thank petethepedant
Cotswolds, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful classic Italian cooking and hospitality. Quiet night but still created a warm welcoming atmosphere. Prices very reasonable. Will return and recommend

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2 Thank hardycotswolds
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

A really good Italian. The service is excellent, they could not be more helpful. The food is always lovely and the set lunch menu is particularly good value.

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3 Thank wildly_red
Hamburg, Germany
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62 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

At the end of high street. Good Italian restaurant (no pizza), fine food both fish, pasta and meet. Good desert menue. Friendly service.

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3 Thank stephanthun

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Marlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 472012

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