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Piano Southwell

1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England
+44 1636 816770
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is rare for me to award five stars on TripAdvisor but the quality and presentation of food in this restaurant is fantastic. It is by far the best Italian restaurant I have visited in the region and possibly the country! I did not think...More

Thank ilovealex41
Reviewed yesterday

We turned up on spec on Thursday again. Good food, very quiet, so no excuse for mistakes with the bill. I questioned why I had been charged for 4 beers when I only had 3. To my complete amazement I was told by the waitress...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent meal and service. Good value and ato sphere. Accompanied by a piano player. Easy to find but recommend booking.

Thank Dalmeny
Reviewed 1 week ago

Back again this year to hear The Sixteen concert in the Minister and it has become traditional for us to dine at Piano beforehand. It once again met our expectations in full. A glass each of prosecco, a shared started or bread and olives (how...More

Thank mtse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really inviting looking restaurant in a very picturesque town. We were visiting the area and wanted to eat at an independent family owned Italian rather than a typical chain. The food was amazing, the service was great and the view from the window overlooking...More

Thank IAS_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious Italian food, supported by a reasonably good wine selection. We enjoyed a lovely dinner here while visiting in Southwell. Service was excellent and everyone's dish was well-prepared. Desserts are available if you have any room left after an appetizer and quite ample main course....More

Thank treborz1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for my mums birthday and after looking forward to trying it I was very underwhelmed. After being seated on a table with bolognese stained table cloths that had attempted to be covered by a paper table cloth over the top, we ordered...More

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here for the first time a few weeks ago, very early in their evening session. Greeted warmly and immediately impressed by the restaurant. Sat down at the rear with a lovely view of the Minster. Chose a chicken pasta, penne pollo and the Pollo...More

Thank bwanamdevu
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

As always, super food and extremely courteous service. Thank you to the owners and staff, we are very lucky to have such a consistently good restaurant in our small town. Keep up the good work Anita

Thank anitagreet
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Booked a dinner in this lovely restaurant. The place were full and very busy and have to wait a lil longer but it’s worth it. Food was just as wonderful as the people behind it. Delicious and pleasing to the eye. We had a wonderful...More

Thank smalltowngirl13
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Sophie-May A
4 October 2017|
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Response from NinjaRichie | Reviewed this property |
No Pizza here. It's upscale fayre. Traditionally pizza is fast food. I like proper pizza, but a pizza joint this aint!
3 March 2017|
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Response from AfshinG | Property representative |
The establishment which existed prior to Piano was called "Porky's".
13 January 2017|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
No But saracens head is across the road very cosy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England (Formerly The Cafe Piano)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent  >  Southwell
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 816770
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