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Dinos Italian Restaurant

58 Castle Street, Dover CT16 1PJ, England
+44 1304 204678
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58 Castle Street, Dover CT16 1PJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious Italian food cooked by, as far as we could see, an authentic Italian Nonna. The prices were very reasonable and the options were plenty. We had excellent, fast service from our lovely waiter and the meals were on our table within ten minutes of...More

3  Thank Cadderpiller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just staying overnight to catch an early ferry the following morning and took a chance on Dino's. Really glad we did. Authentic, delicious food and great service - we felt like we were in Italy! Really good value too. Mama Dino cooks everything...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fantastic food , the only criticism is the rushing waiter that is so off putting to her diners she needs to take a chill pill like the front man who is the opposite .. all in all a nice evening but i found her unhelpful...More

3  Thank fa4day
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The service was quick, friendly and professional. With it being a small restaurant, it had a homely feel but wasn't overbearing or cramped. Food was excellent, fresh and obviously taken from traditional Italian recipes. Certainly check out the Panna Cotta, delicious!

2  Thank Antonia D
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Dino's is a small restaurant and you can see that it is a family run business. On first impression the interior could do with updating but once you get past that you realise that it would lose it's charm.The food however was a delight. We...More

7  Thank Shepherdswell D
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Have had dinner at Dinos a couple of times and the food quality has always been consistent - excellent. The staff is very attentive and look after you so well. Recommend Dino's for a great Italian meal.l

6  Thank kdmjeddore
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We stay at the A20 Premier Inn but the food there is awful., This is a great place to eat. Family friendly, well cooked home produced food and fantastic service. We took 2 grandchildren this year and will return next year. Mama who still works...More

4  Thank Rod P
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is our second visit to this little unassuming restaurant and we would happily go again. It is family run, no fuss, no thrill but you can see that “locals” feel at home there. The cod was nicely cooked and the main course is served...More

5  Thank Quentin L
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Tucked away down Castle Street this Italian restaurant is the real deal. Home cooked food and friendly service. This was our second visit and we shall be back. The interior is classic Italian as is the food. Good selection of wine. We got chatting to...More

8  Thank Jono1977
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We have been going to Dino's for over 30 years now and have never had a bad meal, Angelo and Ma Ma are always pleased to see us, you cannot beat the food or the service. Jim & Glen

6  Thank james b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Castle Street, Dover CT16 1PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Dover
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 204678
  • E-mail
Welcome and benvenuti to Dover's longest going family run restaurant.Dino's traditional Italian Restaurant is tucked away in Dover's most sought after street right in the heart of the town.The restaurant has been established since 1977 and is a firm favorite among those craving for authentically prepared traditional Italian cuisine the way only mama can produce.If you fancy a genuine Italian meal and excellent value then please check out our very tempting menu on our website.We look forward to cooking for you soon. Grazie e Buon appetito
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