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Famiglia Lazzati

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17 Market Street, Lewes BN7 2NB, England
+44 1273 479539
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Margate, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 15 years, this restaurant is now closed for business. (It is quite difficult to extend this review to the required minimum number of characters :-)

1 Thank TimHopkins3104
Lewes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little gem never disappoints - great food and great friendly service. Steak is excellent and the waiter always happy to b flexible to meet dietary needs.

Thank debechris
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Very good Italian restaurant in lovely Lewes. True, genuine Italian cuisine: sophisticated yet simple and delicious. Had parpadelle pasta in a wine/mushroom/truffle oil sauce and it was simply divine. My friend had a butternut squash risotto and same review from her : tasty and beautiful. Portions are great too, not too much but enough ! Service is efficient, smiling and... More 

Thank UsagiYuki
Norwich, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Four of us went on the evening after the match.The evening and meal more than made up fo the match !!! didn't look mutch from the outside but Boy the meal, staff, and friendliness sure made up for the outside and rather basic chairs and tables which were spotlessly clean. Great home made food and service ,good wine,and Reasonably priced.... More 

Thank Mike B
Plumpton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

My daughter and I visited early tea time on a Friday. We started by sharing a calamari starter which was clearly freshly made with a tasty garlic dip. Great variety in the childrens set menu and children eat free before 6pm so made use of the offer. My 10 daughter had the child's calzone which was the perfect size and... More 

Thank clwilliams699
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We were staying in Lewes for business and arrived rather late. Our hotel called ahead to the restaurant who assured her they would stay open and serve us dinner. We arrived and it was a lovely warm and inviting restaurant with a great menu. The food was delicious! It was such a treat to eat a dinner that had been... More 

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Angmering, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Perfect little gem. My husband and I had a fabulous pre theatre meal. The staff were attentive and friendly.

Thank Lorraine P
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Lunched there after attending Lindy Dunbar@ art exhibition at the Hop gallery A family restaurant-crowded but jolly. typical Italian family restaurant. Excellent family recipe fish stew.

1 Thank iain p
Copenhagen, Denmark
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This hole in the wall family-run Italian place makes simple and delicious food with good ingredients. So good, in fact, that we returned a second time to taste the homemade gnocci.

Thank Chukotka
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Great staff, food, drinks, menu and atmosphere. Everything about this place is personal and warming, been plenty of times and loved it every time. Good value for money and plentiful portions.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Market Street, Lewes BN7 2NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Lewes
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 479539
Famiglia Lazzati is a small, family-run restaurant located just off Lewes High Street, serving authentic Italian food in a relaxed, friendly environment. High quality stone-baked pizzas, pasta and daily specials using seasonal, locally sourced ingredients such as risotto with roasted butternut squash, rocket and parmesan; zuppa di pesce with locally caught plaice, haddock, salmon, king prawns, mussels and calamari; sirloin steak with hand-cut chips. Extensive list of homemade desserts including tiramisu and panna cotta, and small but well-priced wine list. Friendly, efficient service. Ideal for romantic dinners, family lunches and special celebrations (separate dining area for groups).

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