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320 St. Albans Road, Watford WD24 6PQ, England
+44 1923 804800
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
320 St. Albans Road, Watford WD24 6PQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Meet a friend and had a great catch up with great food. Not rushed or hassled was relaxing. Lots of choice and very tasty

Thank KLG018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter took me to Vanchino’s last night. I haven’t been to the restaurant for a little while. Food was excellent, service very friendly. I will have to go back more often.

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went for the feta, mozarella,caremelized onion and spinach pizza on a gluten free base. It was DELICIOUS, 10x better than the standard chain restaurant. The service was wonderful and there are options to suit pizza and pasta lovers with wheat allergies like me. Definately...More

Thank Charlotte A
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

All the positive reviews on here are true. Just has a delicious pizza here. Staff were very friendly and the food came right on time. Warm atmosphere, I would recommend this little gem.

Thank nreid82
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant, good food, reasonable priced. The staff weren’t 100% sure of there own menu when it came to drinks, but didn’t spoil the night.

Thank sue6669
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The quality of this food is amazing, I mean this as I was blown away with the quality of the food, met the owner also and she was so friendly too. Definitely need to go again, can’t wait!

Thank dmodernmarcopolo
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Try the chicken skewers or the Sultanova pizza, both are great value for money. P. S. I throughly recommend the vanchinos Sundae.

Thank dianesheehy6
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious and the atmosphere delightful all the servers we encounter have been brilliant. I highly recomend the halloumi burger even though it's a vegetarian dish it is amazing

Thank t0ny1208
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Obviously I trusted the great reviews on trip advisor, I very much have my doubts they’re true. Sadly the place isn’t very busy, the owner is very nice but the food is no way Mediterranean, it’s like a throwback. I understand the owner wants to...More

Thank dynham
mason w, General Manager at Vanchino's, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Dear Mr Dynham Im sorry for your disappointment, but can you please clarify it was Vanchino's you visited and not our competing Mediterranean restaurant in Watford. We offer a menu of home cooked Italian / Mediterranean food on the outskirts of Watford on St Albans...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here recently. We went at a quiet spot as we seemed to be first of evening diners. The waitress was really great with the kids and really helpful. Food tasted fantastic and was well priced. Really really happy with this place...More

Thank Marklee30
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Response from DenimGeek | Reviewed this property |
No private parking. We found a place on a nearby road within a few hundred years
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 St. Albans Road, Watford WD24 6PQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Watford
  • Phone Number: +44 1923 804800
  • E-mail
We are a Family run Mediterranean style Restaurant serving Pizza, Pasta, Grill, Coffee & Cakes. We are open from 12PM Weekdays & 10am Weekends serving Breakfasts & Coffee.
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