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Italian Diva

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11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
+44 1202 674319
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Gosport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had a fantastic meal as part of a couple of days away in Poole and Sandbanks. We found Italian Diva in the Poole Quays area. Great atmosphere, attentive and friendly staff but above all - great food. Fantastic steak, lovely seafood pasta with homemade tiramisu to follow. Thoroughly enjoyed it - we'll be back!

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Thank pauleldred62
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've just finished my dessert at Italian Diva and wow! I popped in tonight after hearing about the recent refurbishments by Marcello the owner/ head chef. First impression - nicely done! Very pleasant and comfortable surroundings with gentle Italian music. The waiter greeted me with enthusiasm and was always to hand when needed. His recommendation of the Chef's Special (Tagliatelle... More 

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Thank Carlo M
Poole, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Decided on Italian for evening dinner, we were not disappointed, beautiful food, loved the interior of the restaurant, ambience was great. The food was amazing, every mouthful was just bursting with delightful flavours. Very good value for money. Our meal was so enjoyable as we had scallops, pasta calamari beautiful wine. Looked at everybody else's meals And every thing just... More 

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Thank Clare N
Southampton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant closed in the New Year for a refurb. It was lovely as it was, but Now it's even better. It's still a cosy 22 - 28 cover? Restaurant. Marcello owner / chef / all round, lovely guy, didn't disappoint. The food served was excellent, and this is somewhere you don't have to find an excuse to come back... More 

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Thank Steven K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great experience on a night out with my wife. Restaurant very cosy with great italian music and environment. Food and service were spot well to an Italian style food and cooking.

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Thank Tiago C
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was intimate and friendly with real Italian staff. Food was lovely, as was the wine, and the costs were very reasonable. If we lived in the area we would make it one of our regulars! Would recommend to anyone.

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Thank PeteBG_12
Dorset
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small intimate restaurant that serves wonderful food. I do not eat meat so my husband checked before we booked to see what was available & the chef said that given a few days notice he would make whatever I fancied. I decided to try what was on the menu first & was not disappointed. Unlike me my husband does... More 

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Thank MumBrit
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Most welcoming, we were lucky to get a table for two, as we had just dropped by on spec, without having booked. The staff were charming, attentive, and showed real knowledge of the menu, the chef taking the trouble to come to the table to discuss the steak. Excellent food, cooked to perfection. Thoroughly recommended, but do book!

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Thank IJA1950
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lovely little restaurant has undergone some refurbishment, and WOW! Such a delight to enjoy fab food in a cool, glamorous setting with the feel of a chic London restaurant. Amazing food as always, and I'm told by the owner/chef that a new menu is currently being created as we speak! As always a warm Italian welcome awaits! There's certainly... More 

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Thank Stephen J
Chatham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Went along to this family run restaurant with my cousins this evening. We had a lovely relaxing time and the food was excellent. My favourite was the calamari starter cooked to perfection. We didn't feel rushed and our food was cooked fresh to order.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    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$9 - US$26
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 674319

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London, United Kingdom

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