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Topolys Italian

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49 Southgate Street | GL1 1TX, Gloucester, England
+44 1452 331062
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family decided togive Topolys a try tonight as in our walking distance. Our first time here was so impress. We had 4 staters, all very nice, fresh and tasteful. Main course was also very nice. I would recommend to people who is looking for italian restaurant in gloucester. I will be back for more.

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Thank jubjibamy
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely food and good service. We enjoyed our meal here particularly given the difficulty in finding Italian food not produced by a chain. Give them a try and support local business rather than the big boys down at the Quays.

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Thank clivusndiggs
Stroud, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A warm welcome, modern dining-room and a choice from about ten main courses for £5.95. An a l carte was also available. One of us had canneloni verdi and the other tagliatelli with smoked salmon. They were both excellent and so filling that we couldn't manage a pudding. The wines was moderately priced. The service faultless. While we were there... More 

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Thank Ron B
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not cheap. Starter cold in middle. Seemed microwaved? Steak not very nice, sauce tasted packety. No bread or table water etc. Better for cheaper out there. Sorry guys.

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Thank Andy N
Gloucestershire
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9 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Been meaning to go for some time as enjoy both real and modern UK Italian, but been put off by location and dated decor. Decided to try it and food decidedly bland, tasted like a packet sauce with a sliced breast of chicken added, rice like uncle bens, roasted vegetables tired. Did get gluten free so that's good. Very few... More 

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Thank sustainablelife
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Visited Saturday night with my other half. It was empty and yet they still tried to sit us by the door, the service after that was amazing and the food didn't take too long, it wasn't reasonably priced I felt for what we ate. I don't think I would return.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I was in Gloucester on a rugby weekend and we decided to give Topoly's a try when we walked through the city centre looking for somewhere to eat. When we first walked in, they were full, so took my mobile number, offering to phone me when a table became available. We went for a quick drink and fair play for... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Excellent food. Beautifully cooked and presented. The view out of the restaurant windows is that of the Via Nerva in Rome itself. Lampkin House and the Swan Hotel; Greek revival architecture. The Emperor Nerva himself would be pleased because, on his plinth, in Southgate Street, he is looking at the same buildings!

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

All fresh food cooked and run by a lovely Italian family! As it's all completely fresh you wait a bit longer but it is 100% worth it as you can completely tell the difference from the processed Frozen rubbish you get anywhere else. They will also remove any ingredients you don't want even in the sauces. It is like a... More 

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Thank stef2509
Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We booked here as we had read the good reviews. Our starters of mixed sea foods were fine and the Prosecco was delicious. However, our mixed seafood main courses were very disappointing. The fish was overcooked and dried up, although the quantities were enormous. The balsamic sauce was very good but it did not make up for the dry lumps... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Southgate Street | GL1 1TX, Gloucester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 331062

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