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Piano Southwell

1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England
+44 1636 816770
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
“risotto” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Westgate, Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0JN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Parisienne is my very most favourite restaurant in Southwell. It is just a tiny entrance on Kings Street , very easily missed. Once inside it is wonderful, very quaint and quirky. Only tiny so always book well in advance. The food is fantastic, my...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Piano for Father's Day lunch. The lunch deal of a pasta or risotto dish with wine was perfect. My dad really enjoyed his seafood dish and my penne with fresh basil, mozzarella, tomatoes and pesto was divine. White wine was served refreshingly chilled and...More

Thank Alice M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Piano continues to improve. Wide choice on the menu, which looks similar to last year but the standard of cooking is excellent. The steaks were outstanding with just the right accompanying sauces. The Primitivo on the wine list is good and at a reasonable price....More

Thank ArthurDagg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for the Early Bird menu which had a limited choice but good variety. The waitress didn't seem very well informed as she had to go and ask when we had a question about the menu. She was however very nice and friendly and the...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely evening, great atmosphere and wonderful food and service! Highly recommended.will definitely be returning, đź‘Ť

Thank Axmouth
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Southwell and came across Piano as a very convenient place for lunch. We had their lunch menu with broccoli soup followed by salmon. Good value for money, good service and propylene service even though they were very busy. Georgian house, our room...More

Thank soil_management
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Just what I've been looking for an Italian that tastes like an Italian, with what must be one of the best views in Nottinghamshire. Massive menu so plenty of choice for everyone, top class service, ever meal was beautifully cooked, reasonable pricing, easy parking, lovely...More

Thank Harry_Brunton
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Booked at the last minute and spoke to a courteous member of staff who took our booking. On ou arrival we were greeted and offered a selection of tables in different parts of a busy restaurant . The pianist who was playing was a pleasant...More

Thank Smiler504
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

First time at this restaurant & it was excellent, food was superb & the two waitresses were brill, was very busy but we weren't kept waiting at all. Well worth a try.

Thank Vicki O
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Went in late December 2016, food, service, prices, environment was excellent. Definitely recommend it too everyone.

Thank aaron19u
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I remember this place being called Piggys, or the Pink Pig, about 20 years ago? Thanks
3 March 2017|
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Response from AfshinG | Property representative |
The establishment which existed prior to Piano was called "Porky's".
Is there a bar area for a few drinks after you have finished your meal?
13 January 2017|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
No But saracens head is across the road very cosy
time for earlybird bookings
17 December 2014|
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Response from VeraPlaya4849 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am sure it is upto 7.30pm Sunday through to Thursday, see websiite pianosouthwell co UK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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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