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The Italian Job

The Villa 5 Villa Marina Arcade, Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas IM1 2HN
+44 1624 676905
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (27 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (10 reviews)
“parma ham” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Villa 5 Villa Marina Arcade, Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas IM1 2HN
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1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Only open until 9.30pm but the food was lovely. We sat outside as the restaurant was very warm. Didn't do cocktails as the website advertised though!

Thank ElaineRed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

7 of us turned up unannounced and despite them having birthday bookings they accommodated us. Food was lovely and the service was good. Good place to suit kids and adults.

Thank Alison20476
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Italian Job Restaurant is located in the Villa Marina Arcade. We had pizzas which were of reasonable quality. The location was ideal as we were attending a brass band concert in the Arcade.

Thank GavinEdwardp
Reviewed 1 week ago

The two movie versions of The Italian Job are the Michael Caine classic and the pointless remake. Sadly, the restaurant version of The Italian Job is the equivalent of the latter. The food I had was bland and the service was neglectful. They're charging mid-range...More

Thank cambert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service and a nice atmosphere. Nice selection on menu and portions were large. Disappointed with the pizzas which were tasty, however a little chewy with a slightly thicker base than I personally like. Tiramisu was good.

Thank kennydoll
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the restaurant recommended by a fellow hotel guest so decided to try it and very pleased we did. The restaurant was busy with parties, but we were offered a table outside the main restaurant within the Villa Arcade, it was most pleasant with...More

Thank MrsMoletta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our friends suggested this restaurant and boy were we surprised. The service was very good. The waists know when to come by and when to leave us alone, this is a good quality. The food was so good. We all shared our plates but the...More

Thank 1991KEB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked on a sunday evening and can thoroughly revommend this to amyone who appreciates the bit extra special. FOUR of us are regularly eating out and all agreed the food was probably the best italian we have ever had. Not the cheapest but most certainly...More

Thank wkwalker50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant served excellent Italian food, in a pleasant airy arcade so can sit in the restaurant or in the arcade. Staff attentive and friendly.

Thank Charles E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on IOM for a week's holiday and ate at this restaurant on the first night as it was the first one we came to. Blown away by the quality of the food and the friendly staff - so we ate there 5 nights...More

Thank peterb41_dun
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Tom J
27 August 2016|
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Response from Antony H | Reviewed this property |
They jsually do but I cannot comment on tonight specifically. I suggest you 'phone them to ask..
David C
18 April 2015|
Response from TIJIOM | Property representative |
Hello David, I believe you've already made a booking with us. We look forward to welcoming you tomorrow.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 39
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Villa 5 Villa Marina Arcade, Villa Marina Arcade, Douglas IM1 2HN (Formerly Davison's The Italian Job)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 676905
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