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Ask Italian - Edgbaston

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237 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9RR, England
+44 121 454 2800
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Lagos, Faro, Portugal
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice place,friendly staff.Pizza was really thin but stil big and filling.Nice flavors. Incredibly cheap!Would definetly go back.

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Thank LawrenceMullen
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107 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had great lunch here, staff couldn't have been more helpful, a couple of us didn't want a whole dish and the waiter happily got the chef to put one dish on two plates for us, we had salt and rosemary beads and olive tapenade to start and shared a buratta between three of us it was really tasty, for mains... More 

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Thank Rubyroored
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend popped in for dinner before a meeting I had on Wednesday afternoon (15/3). Food was good - I had the Rigatoni Piccante, the other half had penne pollo de Casa. Service was poor though - both waiters had no personality about them, very 'flat' service with no smiles at all! Will not visit again!

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Thank ConChaps
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warm welcome. Fast service, Food was what you would expect from a chain which is a shame. Had King prawns to start. Over cooked and the bread burnt - but that's how I like them and really enjoyed it! Pancetta and asparagus tagliatelle for main. Tasty and the extra black pepper made it very nice. Seating was my only issue!... More 

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Thank Caffersa
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner at the nice little Italian last night the staff are very bubbly and helpful with the menu. They catered for me being a vegetarian and were able to adapt the menu. Brilliant! The wine was amazing and the bread was out of this world!!! All for just £20 each delicious and thank you

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Thank jonnyboyy1981
United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great for a working lunch. However the service was extremely slow we had to get up ourselves for most things, including to ask for the bill and pay at the bar. The waiter had to be asked for the same thing several times and considering the restaurant wasn't busy at all it was quite frustrating. Overall the... More 

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Thank Mdhaliwal1
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like Ask and haven't been to this restaurant for about 3 years and was really disappointed. Having once been quite a cool restaurant for couples and adult groups it now seems to be very family orientated with no atmosphere. The food was OK, but service was shockingly poor. We waited an hour for our food then when we ordered... More 

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Thank kate m
Ilkley, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying along Hagley Road, about 10 minutes walk away. I had looked at some restaurant reviews on Trip Advisor, for several places and decided to try this one - had not been to an Ask Italian before - we were very pleased with the choice, in fact we ate here for each of our two nights stay. There... More 

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Thank Kilmahew
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was the first time I had been to Ask Italian restaurant and it will not be the last. The manager Andy was the most helpful, the food was really nice, and the service we received today was second to none. The occasion was to celebrate my niece's birthday and Andy and his team certainly made it a celebration. Many... More 

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Thank Christelle L
Wolverhampton
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Not the first time we have eaten there, every time very good, food and service. This time my Birthday, six of us had a wonderful time. Thank you ALL the staff.

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Thank Vee H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9RR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Edgbaston
  • Neighbourhood: Edgbaston
  • Phone Number: +44 121 454 2800
Description
ASK Italian in Edgbaston is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Edgbaston menu and, if you like what you see, book a table

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