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Villa D'Este

2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
+44 1628 472012
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked this place in advance for a group of 28 of our management team and everyone’s expectations were truly exceeded. From the moment I spoke to Fransisco I knew this was a place that took a great deal of pride in delivering great food...More

1  Thank LeesaSikveland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time we had a meal in this restaurant and probably not the last! The starters of calamares, gnocchi and chicken liver were spot on. The mains consisted of the tuna, tbone steak and pollo milanese all very tasty and cooked to perfection. The dessert...More

1  Thank belgianbun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time I have been there and had their two course lunch. Both courses (actually four for the two of us) were unusual and not only extremely good but fantastic value.

1  Thank scobie101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food in here just keeps getting better. The chicken livers in here are superb the seabass on aubergines delicious and of course the staff . Still very busy after 35 years Best restaurant in Marlow

2  Thank Renato S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This restaurant is a real 'find' on the street leading into Marlow next door to Waitrose. From the street Villa d'Este appears a small and insignificant building but inside is an airy well presented clean restaurant with crisp white cloths and napkins and waiter service.The...More

2  Thank Westlondoner2011
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We have visited here before but on this occasion we were not impressed. The steaks were tough but the waiters claimed everything was fine. The vegetables servings were minuscule and having complained you felt as though you were unwelcome. Will not be returning in the...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Just found this little gem in Marlow. We chose from the lunch menu which is a very good price £14.50 for 2 courses. All the food we had was so amazing, really flavoursome and good sized portions. Staff were extremely friendly and setting very nice....More

3  Thank SandyB1722
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to dine in a real italian restaurant, Villa D'este is deff one of them. Really friendly staff and food to die for. The asparagus risotto was simply superb! Looking forward to come back soon :)

4  Thank Riccardo M
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

After so many times, there is no words to describe what such an amazing place villa d'este is. Best food and service. All dishes gives you the feeling to be at home, and as Italian, I really enjoyed dine in there having the best italian...More

4  Thank Simone M
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We've tried all of the Marlow restaurants, some are great but we just keep coming back to Villa De Este; great authentic fresh and delicious food and brilliant friendly service every time.

3  Thank Harrison_1308
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Ramona C
11 February 2017|
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Response from Bucklands | Reviewed this property |
Not sure best to call them.
27 October 2016|
Response from roma026 | Property representative |
Yes, the lunch menu is available Monday - Sunday except during the month of December. It is also available for Sunday evening at £18.50.
15 August 2015|
Response from Barbara B | Reviewed this property |
There are public car parks directly opposite at the front and the one near Sainsbury's at the back. Both are a 2-3 minute walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 21:30
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18:30 - 22:30
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18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Marlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 472012
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