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Ricci's

10 Water Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EW, England
+44 1629 810035
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (215 reviews)
“bolognese” (21 reviews)
“dough balls” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
10 Water Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EW, England
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1 - 10 of 518 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Good choice on the menu, we had Lasagne, Spaghetti Bolognese and garlic bread. all which was very flavoursome, well cooked and hot. Friendly and efficient staff. Definitely visit again 5*****

1  Thank Aileen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a lovely coffee siting outside in the sunshine. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Keith999kent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always go here when me and my family have a trip to Bakewell would fully recommend the food. Lovely couple that own it always very welcoming and friendly

Thank Beckyfox2409
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Becky, Regulars are always good to welcome back, and we appreciate you taking time to write us a good review. Hope to see you again soon, and thanks again. :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We do not normally opt to eat Italian however we did on this occasion because of the good reviews and we was not disappointed. It is a cute little cafe that is run by a 2 man team, Sue and Les. It is open all...More

Thank Jodie0
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jodie, It's really nice to get back to reviews like yours - that's why we do what we do. THIS is the sort of thing we love - making people happy and full! Thanks for taking the time to write this - it's very...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I feel sorry for the lovely old couple that run the place, I am sure the have the best intentions but the food at this place is shockingly bad. I had a pasta Bolognese and the pasta was overcooked and almost mushy. They clearly have...More

1  Thank Elise P
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well Elise - terrible food - you tried ALL the food, did you??? Every single dish?? Our recipes were written by ITALIANS years ago when Jamie's favourite food was still mothers milk, by the very people he reveres and travels to Italy to learn from....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came for the second time to meet a friend for lunch. Most people would choose a pub British meal in the peaks, that would leave you missing out! This Home cooked Italian food is amazing in quality and flavour and the service backs it up!...More

Thank Adam L
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Adam, Thanks for this review, and we're pleased we can be consistent :-) Glad you enjoy the food, and we look forward to your third visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great little find this one. Simple food served perfectly. Their are no airs or graces just some of the best tasting pizza I have had in the uk. A family affair the service was excellent and the whole family commented on just how good...More

Thank Tizouni
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tizouni, and thank you very much for the lovely review. We are SO proud of our food, and always love to hear that people like what we do.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for an early evening meal. Had cheesy garlic bread for starters- it was rich and really hit the spot! Then small pizzas and salad. All fresh and tasty. Not the most luxurious surrounds and closes at 8pm but good for an early evening...More

Thank Christine2011
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Christine, Thank you for the four star review, and we are glad we 'hit the spot' for you. Ricci's is, and always has been, cafe culture. No airs and graces, just good, solid food in a clean. simple environment. That's it - that's what...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit if you are staying in Bakewell, our group managed to get seated inside and we all loved our pizza and pasta. They don't have a licence for alcohol but they are more than happy for you to bring your own. 7...More

Thank Larsbar
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Larsbar, It was a pleasure to serve your group. You brought laughter and good humour to the cafe. It was a pleasure to serve you, and thanks for taking the time to leave a review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Bakewell for the weekend with friends and found this fabulous restaurant. Small and compact inside but found space for 7 of us. Food was absolutely delicious, fresh and home cooked. Service was very friendly and the prices are extremely reasonable, in fact we...More

Thank Julie S
lesjsin, Owner at Ricci's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Julie, Thank you for your lovely review, and the staff wanted me to say thanks for the very generous tip you left! Always a pleasure, and hope to see you again one day.

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LucyParker123
is there a photo of the menu please?
23 November 2016|
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Response from lesjsin | Property representative |
Hi Lucy, not at the moment, but we're having the website updated to include one. If you ring during opening hours, I can post or email one to you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 14
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:00
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Water Street, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 810035
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Description
Ricci's Fine Italian foods is a sit-in CAFE and also a take-away. We strive to serve the best authentic Italian foods, at a fair price, in pleasant surroundings. We pride ourselves on freshness, cleanliness and a friendly atmosphere. Our Italian coffee is rated as the best by MANY customers.
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