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26 Lower Stone Street | Me15 6ld, Maidstone ME15 6LX, England
+44 1622 664969
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“veal” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (41 reviews)
“bruschetta” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
26 Lower Stone Street | Me15 6ld, Maidstone ME15 6LX, England
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Reviewed 29 November 2014

On arrival the greeting was awkward. Seated for two in the middle of what looked like the aisle. (Table for two squeezed in). Starters came cold. Main followed about 5 minutes later.Within about half hour of arriving they were showing us the sweet menu.Obviously just...More

2  Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Had a nice meal here last week, popped in of the street and although pretty full, were found a table and made to feel very welcome. Pretty good menu, inexpensive, good quality and quick service but not rushed to leave. Overall, a very pleasant experience...More

Thank DennettFamily
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Unfortunately down to the company and not the restaurant. First impressions,- the look as you entered was what I would expect of a middle management canteen in the Fiat factory in the 60's.Tables ,-too close together ,in straight rows and with PLASTIC table cloths. Oh...More

Thank eric h
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Pizza to die for, anti pasti oh so good. If you have not tried this restaurant and like italian then give it a whirl. Not an extensive menu but we eat in here regularly and never had a bad meal. Staff very attentive and just...More

1  Thank Martin W
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We Went for a family meal for my husbands birthday on a Friday night in October, having previously been for lunch in August with friends. We all had different dishes starters and main course and everyone said how delicious the food was. The service was...More

1  Thank littlecarole53
Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

What a nice find. I don't normally like Italian food but I was blown away by both the quality and the choice of food. The restraunt is small enough to be intimate but big enough to have space around you. Service was spot on and...More

2  Thank Graham T
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Authentic Italian food based in a relaxing environment. I will often travel all the way from Haywards Heath to come and visit Vesuvius as I feel I cannot get the same experience from any other restaurant around the South East. Not only I but my...More

2  Thank Nickc750
Reviewed 27 October 2014

This is without a doubt up there with some of the best Italian restaurants i've eaten at in England. I live in Italy but have quite a bit of business in and around London so I try to eat out and see where is good...More

3  Thank Antonio F
Reviewed 26 October 2014

I don't normally write reviews, but this is the fifth time my boyfriend and I have eaten at the Vesuvius and we thought it was time to give something back. The effort and care Alessandro and his team put in to ensuring a superb dinning...More

2  Thank Soso-Fagianella
Reviewed 25 October 2014

We visited Vesuvius on a busy Saturday night, the restaurant looked to be fully booked and this showed unfortunately the service was slow and we were a table of 6 so we seemed to pay the price for that. The food however was exactly what...More

2  Thank Kentlass_8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Lower Stone Street | Me15 6ld, Maidstone ME15 6LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 664969
  • E-mail
Traditional Southern Italian Restaurant offering authentic Italian food, with specifically sourced Italian ingredients.Pasta, pizza, seafood, meat (including veal and our famous meatballs), desserts and coffee all available to eat in or take away. Our food is cooked fresh and express, so do take it into considerations when yo are 1 of 70-80 guests trying to eat on a Saturday night.
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