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The Italian Job - CLOSED

68 Victoria Street, Paignton TQ4 5DS, England
+44 1803 555966
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
26 Apr 2016
“Very nice”
12 Jun 2015
“Just fab”
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Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
68 Victoria Street, Paignton TQ4 5DS, England
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21 - 30 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

Went recently for a meal with my partner. Were initially unsure if the restaurant was open as the rear of the place was in darkness! Once the apparent owner had finished eating his own dinner we were shown to a table. He didn't appear to...More

1  Thank SusieW78
Reviewed 17 August 2014

There are so many ersatz Italian restaurants around the place, pizza chains etc, that it is easy to dismiss them, but at the same time forget that one amongst all the (sort of) Italian places might be genuine. Such a one is The Italian Job...More

3  Thank absalomLucca
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Myself and 5 others had a superb meal this evening. We all had pizza which was delicious. There were 2 waitresses working. Lexi, our waitress was charming and very efficient. The other waitress was very friendly and appeared efficient. The wine, as always was superb...More

2  Thank Sandie G
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

If you love garlic then this is the place for you. Pizza was ok a bit hard/ burnt but I could get over that but the garlic smothered over it really ruined it. My partners dinner wasn't any better. With a Tesco value source flavor...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Ate here this evening with my wife. She had a large stone baked pizza, I ate a plate of pasta. Both delicious. These plus two glasses of wine came to £14.80. Great value. Highly reccomended.

Thank MarcCass
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We were recommended this restaurant and our experience was surreal and not a good one at that. 1 waitress for the whole venue on a Saturday night!! The owners just sat and watched her work herself crazy, only to then complain to her resulting in...More

Thank FizzyBobbla
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Some aspects of the experience were good: Good mussels excellent flavour. Salmon was awful over cooked and chewy salad consisted of lettuce and tomato. Needs attention !! Very hot atmosphere no air conditioning or fans . Won't be returning

Thank Bedpans66
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Beautiful food as always. We are regulars here as it's so reasonable and is melt in your mouth delicious!!

2  Thank MiketheKnight1980
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Friday night we started be hungry so we chose Italian Job because is fantastic pizza . Unfornately restaurant hasn´t got delivery so is little bit dissapointing . I called order 3 pizzas take-away and they said takes 40 minutes . We came in exactly in...More

Thank Joseph K
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

The food was awful, I sent my pizza back. The wine was of a poor quality. My partners bolonaise was plain but edible but again unappetising. Expensive for the standard.

Thank Linz666
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Victoria Street, Paignton TQ4 5DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 555966
Is a relaxed italian & mediterranean restaurant. The restaurant appeal lies not only in its seasonal country cooking, but also in its natural warmth and effortless italian charm. FAVOURITES Include breakfast all day bruschetta, pizza, pasta. Italian full menu.