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La Locanda Del Duca

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26 Cornfield Terrace, Eastbourne BN21 4NS, England
+44 1323 737177
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 22:30
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Emsworth, United Kingdom
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318 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is everything one could want from an Italian restaurant. Good service, wide ranging menu, reasonable prices, good wine list, everything freshly cooked. I had veal in mushroom sauce which was very tender and cooked to order. Home made Tiramisu. The restaurant was very busy on a Tuesday evening in January so essential to book. Every town should have a... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I dined there for the "umpteenth" time. As always needed to book but had a great meal and friendly service. Food great and I particularly enjoyed the gigantic fish soup. I often have melanzane as starter but need to be hungry as portion large. "Mine host" always comes to speak to us, and we often receive a... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited with my wife and a friend who was treating us to lunch. We decided to have the set menu which was a very reasonable price for either 2 or 3 courses. I started with the fried liver - it was so good. Main course was baby dover sole and again was delicious. We all had dessert and a complimentary... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a meal here on the Saturday night of our weekend stay in Eastbourne. We had not booked, but were quickly accommodated. The staff were all so friendly and helpful and the food was delicious with very generous portion sizes! The limoncello frozen shot at the end of the meal was the best I've ever had! I'd recommend to order... More 

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Thank Mr_and_Mrs_Pandya
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was excellent with food to match it and a really nice and warm welcome. We will definitely be back soon.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entry doors are very heavy to open. It is pleasantly decorated but some tables are very close together, especially if you are a table for two. I went before Christmas and had the Christmas menu. The bread and olives provided to start were generous but they also fill you up. I had mussels followed by seabass. Well cooked and... More 

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Croydon
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whoever we are in the area we make a point of heading to this Italian, We love it!! Friendly, fun staff accompanied by fantastic authentic food, we have never had a bad meal, a must go to.

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Thank VickiLaura
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Same excellent food as nextddoor but it is the same owner! This one is slightly more expensive but smaller and mainly adults. ....................................................................................................

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Thank L6665NRmichaeln
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are Eastbourne residents that moved here from South London around 13 years ago, at first we struggled to find restaurants that were anywhere close to the standard of London Restaurants, but in time we have come across some gems, and this is probably the "best of the best" the staff are very attentive, and cant do enough for you,... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of five of us enjoyed an excellent lunch at a very reasonable price. The food was very well presented and the menu was varied enough to accomodate most tastes.The service was exceptional, with the owner coming across to greet us and enquire whether we enjoyed the lunch. I am looking forward to sampling the less restricted lunchtime menu... More 

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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
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Cornfield Terrace, Eastbourne BN21 4NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Eastbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1323 737177

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