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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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“ravioli” (2 reviews)
“pricey side” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza
££ - £££
South Bailey, Durham, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been here a few times now. This is the little cafe on the corner - not the main restaurant. The food is great. Have had the lasagne, pasta, panini and cooked breakfast. Proper chips as well. And very reasonably priced. Durham has a glut...More

Thank anneandandrew56
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

that abound on Saddler Street and find the small doorway that leads up the steep stairs to this restaurant. You won't be disappointed! An extensive menu plus a large specials board, very attentive and friendly staff team and a quiet and relaxed atmosphere. Delicious food...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My family booked a table for 13, three months in advance, ended up having to wait outside for over an hour, we were told that we would be given drinks and were served prosseco to drink on the street (which is not allowed by the...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had a family meal here, ate off the specials board, had lobster and crab ravioli, didn't look much to start with, but it was an ideal portion size, packed with seafood. Good service. Will return

Thank Jen M
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Capriccios is a fantastic restaurant, considerably better than the franchises which you see in every city in the UK (bella Italian, Ask Italian etc). This Italian is authentic and creates great fresh food. Staff are great

1  Thank Cktf
Reviewed 18 January 2017

One of my absolute favourites in Durham, go there every Monday. A small but very nice place to sit and read with some good espresso or latte, lovely atmosphere, the food there is also good, but I usually stick to the biscuits and pastries. A...More

1  Thank JamesStaye
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Walked in off the street without a booking during a day trip to Durham. Very friendly staff, service was excellent and the food superb.

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Not very good atmosphere and the food was not at it best, poor service and cold dishes, the guy took ages to serve our drinks for two.

Thank johnM1094FR
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Our first visit to this venue but won't be our last ! We were made to feel welcome and offered a choice of tables. Our veggie option food was lovely .. Recommended.. We will return..also great to see Valentino Rossi posters and Italian Racing team...More

Thank ianmacphotos
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Visited here quite recently and was wowed at the experience. The service was excellent and the good was out of this world. I had the lobster and scallops in a vodka sauce which was one of the best meals I have had in durham.

Thank bertram-baines
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Bailey, Durham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
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