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1 Albany Road, Birmingham B17 9JX, England
+44 121 426 2444
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (70 reviews)
“panettone” (8 reviews)
“potato wedges” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Albany Road, Birmingham B17 9JX, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were maybe unlucky when arriving on a Monday night to have such slow service, it took them 30 minutes to take the order! However having got past that point everything was good, the food and service posed no problems and overcame a very slow...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a lovely lunch this month at Buonissimo. I shared a trio of starters which were all absolutely delicious. The restaurant is light and bright and the staff are welcoming and friendly. It's the perfect place to go to for a meal on a...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here last night with my girlfriend. We try and eat here once every two or three weeks now due to the great quality of the food and as always we were very impressed. I highly recommend this restaurant if you want great food...More

Thank leeanderson01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming here since it opened and have never reviewed it before. Probably because we always want to be able to get a table! We love the ambience and friendly service. It has become our family favourite restaurant. The menu changes with the...More

Thank jamesmb155
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my son out for dinner and this place is local to us so we thought we would give it a go, would not recommend it at all. I am not sure if we went in an off day as some of the reviews...More

Thank Nisha D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here as a party of 4 to celebrate my husbands birthday. Friendly welcome, really good, tasty starters followed by excellent main courses. Unfortunately no room for desserts. The restaurant was busy but no sense of being hurried to eat up and go. Lovely,...More

Thank valerie19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another great meal. Tried something from their Winter Menu that started the day before. Had the fillet of Samon poached in a cream,leek and Mustard sauce. With potato wedges, broccoli and peas. Had a lovely surprise when the lights we're dimmed and the staff came...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here a hundred times or so - this alone testifies to Buonissimo's enduring affection in our hearts (and stomachs). Mateo and his team rarely miss a beat - superb variety of food and wine, expertly cooked and gratifyingly well timed in delivery. Highly recommended,...More

Thank Rainforth
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place. We were a group of 5 who came for a Saturday lunchtime meal. We had the 2 course set lunch menu followed by the sharing dessert plates. Service was friendly and attentive, but not overly. Very friendly and efficient. Could not...More

Thank Craig T
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We planned this meal around the desert - the Misto di Pasticcini is a sharing desert plate for two and is always a surprise but it is romantic and charming and a delight. So we went straight to main course but enjoyed the complementary olives...More

Thank 917matt
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7 October 2016|
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Response from kate m | Reviewed this property |
They seemed to have a number of pasta options on the menu that you can have without meat if you ask. I thought the service at this restaurant was outstanding and I am sure they would help with whatever you ask pfr if it's... More
31 August 2016|
Response from SicilianFlavours | Reviewed this property |
With the currently menu they do linguine
31 August 2016|
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Response from MarkJGrainger | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure there is, perhaps worth asking directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:15
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Albany Road, Birmingham B17 9JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Harborne
  • Neighbourhood: Harborne
  • Phone Number: +44 121 426 2444
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We serve fresh, modern Italian cuisine in Harborne, a beautiful and suburb on the outskirts of Birmingham.
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