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Villagio Ristorante

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Unit 18 Festival Way Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
+44 1268 286748
11:30 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Essex, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the food, typically Italian the menu is similar to Bella Italian. Not a great choice for dessert though. Staff helpful and service is good

Thank JYar-1
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73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Wow what a difference. 1st visit wasn't great but we promised the owner we would give it a 2nd chance And wow so glad we did the risotto is not just nice it's stunning the flavours burst in your mouth made me wanting more. The service is again outstanding I would say "this is the best Risotto I've ever had"... More 

Thank Clattatio
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go Villagio at least once a month! Love the food, great restaurant atmosphere. If you're over festival leisure you must go!

1 Thank David R
Basildon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This must be the fifth time I've visited Villagios I have been with family and friends I have yet to be disappointed The service is excellent The atmosphere is perfect And the food of which there is a great variety Including vegetarian options Is equisite Would definitely recommend

1 Thank River P
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I come here for my anniversary with my girlfriend. On arrival treated nicely as you do.... sat down and ordered drinks, within 20 mins I had 3 different waitress come up to the table and ask what I wanted for started and main.... "please let me have a convo for 5 mins and a sip of my drink before I... More 

Thank TysonKlopp
Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very helpful charming waiters and manager, quick service, delicious food . only minus were minor niggles, glasses not clean and shiny, ground pepper and salt pots being put out for dinner service, seriously minging air conditioner in the ceiling

Thank kater1232016
Basildon, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went to lunch after visiting the cinema. The service was really good the waitress was pleasant . The food we ordered was plentiful freshly cooked so it was hot! We had a main meal and a glass of wine which was the lunch special, and it was only £8.95. There is a nice ambience inside, all in all a... More 

2 Thank jprscarola
Bexleyheath, Kent United Kingdom
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44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We met up with friends for lunch. They had visited before but we were new to the place. We were expecting good things and when we walked in it looked fine. On sitting down we were given the ordinary menu (which was covered in grease spots). We had to ask for the lunch menu which was almost thrown at us.... More 

Thank Fluffysfriend
Benfleet, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Have been here before and was very happy. However, went for lunch which I had booked didn't need to it seems as there was only four tables. I hadn't even sat down when the waitress asked if I was ready to order. I just looked and informed her I just got here give me a minute. My starter came which... More 

Thank Linda P
Billericay, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Great staff and great food. Every time my friends and myself go here , we are not disappointed. The staff are friendly and will go the extra mile for you. The food is good value and taste fresh.

2 Thank Lynn C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 18 Festival Way Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Basildon
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 286748

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