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“Service lets this place down”
Review of Melini's

Melini's
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Brunch, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
bournemouth
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Service lets this place down”
Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

First off... Its the Caribbean so we are supposed to be laid back, relaxed and taking our time.... I know that.... And I still don't want to wait an hour for my food! Especially when there are kids who are hungry! I have eaten here quite a few times over the last 3 years and I always enjoy the food, the location and the twinkly lights but the extremely slow service has put me off going again . I now live on the island and whilst I really want to eat here, I can't justify the time it takes to get a bowl of pasta. Sorry guys... You need to step up your game.

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English first
Lebanon, Ohio
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Very nice!”
Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed this cute outdoor eatery right on the harbor. We had good service aside from the somewhat pretentious maitre d' who made snide comments to another couple. The food was great and we quite enjoyed the little kitties as dinner guests.

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London
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71 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“Well priced, good honest Italian”
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Convenient location in Jolly Harbour, outside terrace near the marina. Good, solid Italian food, good service. Nothing fancy, but it doesn't pretend to be. Good wine list. Would go back

  • Visited April 2014
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Poole, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Can't wait to go back!”
Reviewed 18 April 2014

What a great atmosphere at Melinis! After eating a beautiful seafood St Jaques then sitting back at the bar with a chilled glass of red wine,looking over the marina- it doesn't get better!.Melinis also do a varied specials board and take away food too.Try one of their pizzas..in our opinion definitely the best on the island.The owners,Adrian and Mark are great company and make everybody welcome.The bar and restaurant staff are attentive and always make time for a friendly chat.We highly recommend Melinis ,have been going there for years and it has never been less than top notch! Can't wait to go back for more !

  • Visited January 2014
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Carbondale, PA
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Good Pizza”
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We wanted a not so heavy dinner the one night while on vacation. Decided to try Melini's and wasn't disappointed. The service was excellent and the pizza very good.

Visited April 2014
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