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Checco's Restaurant

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166 Garstang Road, Preston PR2 8NB, England
+44 1772 719055
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Preston, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

Have been to Checco's a number of times and always had a good meal. Definitely a party place rather than a romantic venue due to the layout of the large room which makes it noisy. On this occassion there were 6 of us so OK. However, they kept us waiting for an hour for the table and when you are... More 

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2 Thank Andrew B
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2014

We organised a family birthday for 20 guests . Checcos were brilliant they agreed a set menu with us allowed us to set table as we wanted. The food was fab served on time. The waiting staff are very attentive always friendly and made a special birthday very enjoyable. well done the Checco's team great night !

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Thank Bigcityfreak
Preston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

Food good, staff friendly, service slow. Not suitable if you are in a hurry, the bar is well stocked and a good seller toon of wines is available.

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Thank 495John
Preston, England, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

I have been here a few times now and the food is always excellent as is the service. The prices are good as well. Loved the desserts!

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Thank Br0lga
Preston
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

We regularly dine here and it's always lovely. The staff are really friendly, the decor is charmingly retro, and the food is great - high quality, big portions, value for money. Also, they don't try and "get rid of" customers as soon as the meal is finished. A really pleasant experience every time!

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Thank FlossyPreston
lancaster
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90 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2014

Had a nice meal here last month and would recommend to others who fancy an Italian. The food was good and was served quite quickly. I am a fan of bit portions but the starter whilst very tasty left me wanting more which I suppose is a good thing if you have a smaller appetite! Main was excellent and was... More 

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1 Thank gunnerdarunner
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2014 via mobile

Very welcoming when you walk in. Big smile from the young lady behind the bar. The decor is in need of replacing. It's ' greasy spoon' tables and chairs. The food was good quality but, served by a surly waiter that wouldn't smile even if he was paid to do so. Overall it was slightly better than average. Asked if... More 

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Thank Cheekyjohn13
Preston, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

Signage outside the restaurant is very contemporary and has a stylish Italian theme to it , then you walk into the restaurant and oh what a shock as it's just like a grandma's dining room. Don't get me wrong there's nothing wrong with it as it's clean, spacious , high ceilings and very airy , it was just a surprise... More 

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Thank Peter H
lancaster
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

Enjoyed a family lunch recently the food was superb. I spend a lot of time in Italy and therefor know what Italian food should be like. Excellent choice and value for money.

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1 Thank dambusterLancaster
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

From outside and the parking lot crammed with 4x4, the glitzy lamps tantalized! Is this some cool swanky disco inspired Italian pleasure nest to fine Italian food??? At the front peering through a substantial stylish but tired door( needs a rub down a varnish and a little love) their where groups waiting to be seated! All having pre dinner drinks... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Garstang Road, Preston PR2 8NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 719055

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