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Italian, Pizza, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews pizza potato skins tiramisu mains and desserts lamb shank italian food sunday lunch lovely night special menu last night fabulous meal great restaurant fantastic value service was excellent three courses cannot fault piping hot
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food, friendly staff. Lamb shanks were delicious and friend said the three meat special was as well. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent food great service very friendly staff and owners willing to go the extra mile really enjoyed the whole atmosphere we will be back Paul and jane

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 20 December 2020

Love visiting this restaurant but under the current circumstances we are having the meals delivered. The meals were stunning & exactly as when we were able to visit. Will thoroughly enjoy more deliveries until we are able to go back in to the restaurant again....More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 6 December 2020

What an amazing Sunday dinner, will definitely be ordering lunch again, and will be visiting once they reopen. I can highly recommend!

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 4 December 2020 via mobile

Searching for a Friday pizza we came upon Il Cancello on Just Eat... I can’t describe the food other than just WOW! The delivery came in less than half an hour with starters and mains. We had prawns and chicken liver parfait to start which...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 29 November 2020

I’ve tried Sunday lunch from most outlets but this one tops the lots. Delicious. It arrived well before the said time and was hot. Large portions all well cooked. Beautiful slices of meat and the most delicious roast potatoes. Won’t be going any else for...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 22 November 2020 via mobile

Just had a wonderful takeaway Sunday lunch, renowned for their Italian food their Sunday lunch was outstanding. All packed up and piping hot it was delicious.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 11 November 2020 via mobile

Just ordered our first Italians tonight from Il cancello tonight and I’ve jumped straight on here to review..Wow! Possibly the greatest Italians we’ve ever had! Firstly the order arrived within 30 minutes of ordering on JustEat, I mean who has ever received a food order...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 1 November 2020 via mobile

This place is great. The menu is really good, the food is delicious and the staff are brilliant. I have also had a take away Sunday lunch from here and it was lovely. It arrived on time and hot. Would highly recommend this restaurant both...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 October 2020

Everything was great, the food, the service, the atmosphere. Well done guys keep up the good work. We'll be back soon.

Date of visit: October 2020
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24 July 2019|
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Response from 457lynnm | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just across the road about 20 metres from the resturant.
8 March 2019|
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Response from paula146 | Property representative |
Hello, It would be advisable to book yes. You can do this by calling 0191 3701009. Thanks.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Il Cancello Italian Restaurant

  • Yes, Il Cancello Italian Restaurant offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Il Cancello Italian Restaurant offers delivery services.

  • Il Cancello Italian Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5