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1519 Thornton Road | Thornton, Bradford, Bradford BD13 3AS, England
+44 1274 813111
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always come for special occasions. This weeks trip was my mum's birthday. The food was delicious and the early bird menu is great value for money. A couple of people in our party had food off the main menu including desserts which we're rather small considering the cost nearly £5 saying that we will be back.

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Thank Kate S
Bradford
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rocca has a very family feel to it, the staff are all really friendly and will have a chat with the kids. The restaurant itself is nicely designed with a bar/waiting area before you enter the main restaurant. The menu is traditional Italian and offers a good range of pasta and pizzas which is what we generally order and they... More 

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Thank GemmaP29
Thornton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Been twice now and can't say that I have been overly impressed. Italian food is my favourite but this place doesn't jump out at me. Both visits I ordered different and still not wowed! Every meal had nice tastes to a certain degree, my mouth wasn't Excited for another bite. I would return as it is a lovely welcoming atmosphere

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Thank nicola-and-michael
Bradford, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Visited here with my family for my youngest daughters 30th birthday - fantastic food and fantastic service. The food was sooooooo good - had king prawns on bruschetta with garlic wine saace - so good Then had salmon pasta - really really good - excellent staff - couldn't do enough for us. Entertained my grand daughter and made her laugh... More 

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Thank Sue D
Bradford
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is my third visit in 18 months. Didn't go out of choice, invited for birthdays and a leaving do. The food has been poor on all 3 occasions but need to add the word very before the poor on the last visit. Calzone that was cold in the middle, pasta that tasted like it had been bought from a... More 

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Thank Happyexplorer50plus
bradford
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

9 of us came for family birthday meal. First time we have so not sure what to expect. I can honestly say the food and the staff the service was all first class. Looking forward to going back soon

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Thank lisawoodhall
Bradford, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with nice food badly let down by staff who just aren't interested. They could hardly be bothered to take our order. Drinks order was wrong and there was only 4 of us. Service was slow unfriendly. Mains came but were mixed with next table. Everything seemed too much trouble fir them. Shame realy. It's s nice restaurant but... More 

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Thank cheelvis
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I booked this restaurant after a real struggle to find a venue to accommodate approximately 40 of us without having to pay a huge deposit and pre order meals, which would have been a nightmare! We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we went in by the staff. We were seated and our orders duly taken, no... More 

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Thank Michele J
yorkshire
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I visited here with a very large group of friends. We were shown to our seats and quickly given menus. The early bird menu was chosen by many of us and great value it was. £14.95 for 3 courses with a great variety of starters, mains and desserts is a steal! The bacon and mushroom salad for starters was very... More 

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Thank 6bestfriends
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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128 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

I recently visited Rocca with a works party of 12 people. Mid week, this was an early birds do and I can tell you that nothing, yes, nothing went back from our plates. What a choice of menu! WOW! Something for everyone, very well presented and cooked. I haven't been here for ages, but will be back with other friends,... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1519 Thornton Road | Thornton, Bradford, Bradford BD13 3AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 813111

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