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The Palmichael

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1, Kettering Road, Kettering NN15 5LP, England
+44 1536 723641
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We popped in one evening in the week. Glad we booked though as it was fairly busy. We tried the festive menu. What a great choice of food. The steak was fab and the fish dish was awesome. A lovely little place with a relaxed atmosphere. Great service too. Can't wait to return in the new year.

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Thank mel l
Kettering, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This unassuming restaurant has hidden delights, with old fashioned Italian hospitality, served by well educated, young staff. The food is the best I have had and the friendly service is second to none! The place does have the feeling of someone's front room, but the care that comes with the service echoes the family feeling.

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Thank Pete T
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Uncertain of what to expect, it was soon clarified. The restaurant was completely full by 6.30 when we arrived and no wonder why. The food was excellent and the steaks, to differing individual requirements were cooked to perfection. In fact one of the best steaks I have tasted for a long time The staff were perfection and nothing was too... More 

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2 Thank Terry G
northhamptonshire
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family of 4 went to Palmichaels for my wife's birthday. We have been before on special occasions and again had a top class meal in lovely surroundings. Service was A1. Would recommend.

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1 Thank toakley2
kettering
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have dined at a The Palmichael many times and have always had an amazing meal, the steaks are simply the best. The staff are always very friendly and make you feel very welcome, always a home from home atmosphere. Already looking forward to the next time.

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2 Thank lolakettering
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding as always. Vince and family really know how to look after. We have visited on many occasions and have never had a bad meal. This is my first recommendation in all of burton latimer

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1 Thank barneyeast
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I'm not usually a great fan of Italian food but I may now be a convert. This place is such a find so whether you are looking a romantic meal for two or a place to have great food with friends the Palmichael will not disappoint. The staff are great, very friendly and attentive. The food is superb with something... More 

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3 Thank Mark L
Northamptonshire
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous! This is our favourite restaurant in Northamptonshire. Food is constantly great and service is always top notch. I always recommend to all my friends

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2 Thank claire1568
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135 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I'm told The Palmichael has been open for 31 years that says they are getting it right. When you walk in you receive a warm welcome, from there on its great customer service throughout your meal. The menu has authentic Italian dishes, everything we ordered was very well cooked. The restaurant is cosy, clean and comfortable. Well worth a visit... More 

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1 Thank philipt738
Wellingborough, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Dinner for 6 last night. No need to say much about the restaurant. They have everything right. From service, staff to food. All excellent. Just shows what many years of hard work makes. A superb family run attentive restaurant. Excellent food. Excellent service.

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5 Thank OldeVictoria

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1, Kettering Road, Kettering NN15 5LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Kettering
  • Phone Number: +44 1536 723641

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