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Da Vinci's Restaurant

7 The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
+44 1202 667528
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Di vincis is amazing, when ever we fancy a treat we come here, we always feel so welcome, a couple of weeks ago and we were served by fede she was brilliant, it's always the best steak! Thanks di vincis team for making our dinner...More

Thank lucyvicks22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overnight stop in Poole before ferry to France and had this restaurant recommended and good Trip Advisor ratings. To say I was disappointed would be an understatement. Our waitress lacked any real warmth or personality, perjhaps she had had a bad day, but in the...More

1  Thank Andy E
Naomi O, Guest Relations Manager at Da Vinci's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback. I'm so sorry to hear about your disappointing experience. It seems we had a bad day. We will address your concerns with the members of staff on duty and ensure that our usual high standards are adhered to. I'd love the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A proper Italian restaurant with excellent food - all the 'staples' beautifully cooked and presented plus a specials board. Friendly knowledgeable staff, our waiter made the best tirimasu to order. Varied and inexpensive wine list too.

Thank kbeak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant birthday evening. Lovely food, lovely wine, lovely welcome. Our favourite Poole restaurant:)

Thank LizRPoole
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived to a lovely table overlooking the water. Booked due to all of the reviews on TripAdvisor... Unfortunately it was very standard, some dishes very bland with no Italian authenticity or flavour and everything was overpriced and not worth the money. Only positives was fish...More

Thank j23456
Naomi O, Guest Relations Manager at Da Vinci's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your honest feedback. I'm sorry to hear that your meal wasn't to your taste and that you felt it was expensive. We have had so many price increases from our suppliers in the past 14 months and are in the process of reviewing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent sea bass for lunch the restaurant was quiet which was nice we enjoyed our meal then went on to enjoy the town

Thank JeanM2715
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were out and about in Devon and Dorset on business and called into Poole on a cool autumnal Sunday evening to find a bite to eat. We checked out many of the restraints but none looked too busy or inviting. We then found Da...More

Thank darmerdaz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife went to Poole quay for the evening. Found this restaurant on the quay, looked good from outside so we went in. It wasn’t busy so got a table no problem. Ordered our starters and mains and was surprised the waitress didn’t...More

1  Thank Andy J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice meal, we had pizza and pasta dishes - not the cheapest but good value and food was very nice, generous portions.Staff very friendly. Would definitely recommend.

Thank wacajc
Explorer549005, Public Relations Manager at Da Vinci's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. So glad to hear you had a good time. Come and see us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Favourite Italian restaurant, amazing food. My usual Escalope Milanese with tomato sauce is delicious

Thank Johanna W
Explorer549005, Public Relations Manager at Da Vinci's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

And we love you too Johanna! Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Grazie mille.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 667528
  • E-mail
On the second floor of a venerable warehouse, located on the water's edge along bustling Poole Quay, Da Vinci's Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner every day and offers a casual dining experience in true Italian style! With picturesque views of Poole Harbour's glistening waters, antique charm and a friendly welcome from your Italian hosts there will be no need to go all the way to Italy to enjoy such hospitality and beauty. Relaxing and comfortable from the moment you step inside, Da Vinci's menu ranges from freshly cooked pasta and homemade pizzas to a full range of a la carte dishes. The daily changing Specials Board also offers seasonal dishes such as freshly caught Sea Bass and Tropical Rainbow Trout. For added privacy, there is also a dedicated dining area for parties and celebrations of up to 40 people.
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