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Taormina

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7 High Street, Crawley RH10 1BH, England (Formerly Da Peppino)
+44 1293 516677
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Today
12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Crawley, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Tried this place for dinner on Saturday evening. Parking is not ideal if it's bad weather. We found a space in High Street, about 5 minutes walk. Initial impression is a very clean smart restaurant with staff to match. Not busy. Only four tables occupied. The staff are polite and professional. The food is OK but a little disappointing. I... More 

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Thank learjetskipper
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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355 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very tasty food to bring in the NY! FYI we found best value nearby parking from just £1 at The Boulevard, RH10 1UR!

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Thank Graham P
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I found out about this little place (that I ride past daily and had not noticed) when we visited for a colleague's leaving meal. It was so good and helpful that I thought of it when arranging a meal for my wife's birthday. Mick took my reservation for 14 people and we kept in touch in the run up to... More 

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Thank Richard E
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to many restaurants for many different occasions and hands down this place is the best, the staff were great (we are a pain in the bum) and the food was so good. Steve was brilliant, as were all the staff, I'm going to recommend your restaurant to everyone

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Thank Food4thought2007
Crawley, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here several times before and really enjoyed the food, service and ambience. However we went New Years Eve and the service was appalling. I have only given 3 stars instead of 2 as the food itself was good enough when we eventually got it. It took about 15 minutes before we were even given menus after sitting... More 

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Thank CrawleyLynn
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a bit out the way this one and you'd almost have to know about it before going, but it's well worth the visit. A genuine and homely Italian restaurant where everything is done simply but done extremely well. Really clean and sleek food. Very affordable and really excellent service. The only gripe of the evening was that some irresponsible... More 

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Thank Nicholas G
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you need a proper Italian restaurant with good and typical italian food, you can't go wrong here. More the staff is very kind and attentive. Big thank to Nico he made our visit more special and of corse funnier.

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Thank Alessandro A
Crawley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with a group of friends. Food tasty. Most of us happy with what we chose. Service was average if not a little slow. Bit pricey especially drinks. Be aware of surcharge on top of bill. Recommend the pasta dishes. Had a good nite.

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Thank Dee O
Horley, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

The food is acceptable enough but the service is truly awful - an hour and a half for the starters. Main course incorrect and the waiters arguing about it until i insisted they bring the menu to show what should have been brought out. Dessert forgotten altogether - everyone else had finished and they then admitted they'd forgotten to start... More 

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Thank MeowMeowMeowMeow
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I went with my fiancé and my parents for a lunchtime meal on a Saturday. The restaurant was dead apart from one other group dining but this was not an issue for me personally. We found the food to be of a generally very good standard. I particularly enjoyed the pear and Gorgonzola pasta dish that I had and it... More 

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Thank Stephen D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 High Street, Crawley RH10 1BH, England (Formerly Da Peppino)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 516677
Description
We are a new independent restaurant, owned by three friends who want to bring you a truly special culinary experience, almost making you believe that you could be sitting in Taormina, Sicily and not in Crawley. Our menus are traditional Sicilian fare, which include a wide selection of fish dishes, thus moving away from the trendy chain restaurants we will introduce you to a friendly new restaurant experience where it's all about our customers being content. Of course there are some traditional Italian dishes that should never be replaced and we will always try to accommodate our customer's desires where possible. We look forward to introducing you to Taormina Restaurant's stylish and relaxed ambience very soon. Arrivederci

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