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Explorers Pizza And Pasta Buffet

Alton Towers | Farley Lane, Alton, England
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (68 reviews)
“pepperoni” (4 reviews)
“fresh salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Alton Towers | Farley Lane, Alton, England
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Managed to time this meal just right. We got the 4 of us seated no problem at all. I did notice on our way out that there was a queue out the door so perhaps an earlier lunch break is needed, which is what we...More

Thank lankylegs34
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good selection of freshly cooked pizza and pasta good fresh salad-quick service - awful toilets- but food and service was good

Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Expect long queues at times. Food is what you'd expect from a "3 for £10" kind of pizza place. The pasta is the highlight, especially the mac & cheese. Also try the chef's special pizza for something different. It was Hot Dog & pineapple pizza...More

Thank PkmnTrainerJ
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Just like pizza hut buffet. The food was good, lots to choose from and very fast service. We were in a party of 6 and we all enjoyed it. Very satisfying and very good value. If you have merlin passes you get discount so well...More

Thank Alice E
Reviewed 3 August 2017

By far the best value for money place to eat at Alton Towers. Great fresh pizza and pasta been constantly served and the salad bars where fresh, tidy and well stocked up. The place was clean and the staff where great. Probably the best pizza...More

Thank Eve C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want value for money. All you can eat pizza pasta and salad. Only £12.95 per adult plus 20% with annual passes. It's a bit grubby which is understandable as it constantly busy and some people are messy...More

1  Thank AllyLally67
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the park and gives a quick buffet service whete you can get decent food and drinks. Staff are helpful and there is no wait for your lunch.

Thank Minnie7272
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

After a tiring morning walking around the park, having fun on the rides and spending time in Cbeebies Land, nothing cures the hunger pangs than pizza, pasta and salad. Lots of choice and the food is continually topped up. All of the staff seemed really...More

1  Thank Checkley78
Reviewed 16 July 2017

all you can eat pizza pasta salad and drink coke/fanta ect, not cheap but we get 20% off with merlin annual pass, hot and fresh, staff ok

Thank paulpaullodge
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Eat and drink all you can for a reasonable fee (theme park fee). Food was always hot and plentiful. Would have been a five star had it not been for the toilet fiasco. 2 loos for a huge restaurant is not enough....More

1  Thank Craig M
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20 April 2017|
Response from DaveA0103 | Reviewed this property |
Hi it was £12.95 and adult and under 11 years £7.95 I think? With annual pass discount it was just over £10?
4 September 2016|
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Response from Lesley W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They close early all apart from the roller coaster Resturant. That place is well worth a visit. I hope this was of help. 🙂
1 May 2016|
Response from Beediner | Reviewed this property |
It was £12.50 and an extra £2.50 to change the soft drink to a beer!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alton Towers | Farley Lane, Alton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Alton
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