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Villa D'Este

2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
+44 1628 472012
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“tiramisu” (13 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The staff managed to fit a table of 9 of us late notice which we really appreciated. We heard there was a new Christmas menu and thought we must try! It was delicious! Staff always friendly and atmosphere always pleasant.

1  Thank Daniela M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not your high street pizza pasta chain, but instead a vast menu of traditional Italian dishes, with the specials relayed to you in a wonderfully authentic way. The restaurant itself is stylish and chic, all of the staff are Italian and utterly charming, the pudding...More

1  Thank Wantsitgetsit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Proper Italian restaurant - excellent food, drink, service, atmosphere. will definitely be going again.

2  Thank MikeWDE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner treated me to a Birthday meal and I enjoyed it very much. This diminutive building holds a secret! - A very good Restaurant where an Italian Menu is treated with respect. It is not expensive, continues to be good value, and seems able...More

2  Thank John O
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great food, wine and atmosphere. Your looked after like part of the family. It offers and wide range of foods and wines. Probably the best gavi I ever had, and I've tried a few!!!!!

2  Thank V5274USpaulp
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Don't be put off by little taste, this restaurant packs big big flavours into their food. Charming evening with my friend who came to visit and whose husbands family are Italian. I had some living up too! The restaurant didn't let me down, we both...More

3  Thank Lynnieboots63
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We were recommended to this restaurant by our hotel receptionist and her judgement was excellent. Not the typical outside appearance, but inside very lively with lots of attentive staff and excellent food, served quickly. Italian dishes cooked well but each with their own unique take....More

3  Thank Philipw44
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Took my family here for my birthday. 6 adults including one vegetarian all had a great evening starters, mains, desserts and coffees were all very good. Service was very professional. As much as I had a great evening I couldn’t give more than 4 stars...More

1  Thank theanonymousreviewer
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Best Italian restaurant in the area by miles. The food, the service and the atmosphere can not be beaten. Always ask for the specials as they really are worth having. Remember to save room for dessert as they always hit the spot. Feels like a...More

2  Thank Neiljt1
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went for lunch to celebrate our anniversary, although we were a large.group we were made to feel very special and the food and service was excellent. All our guests thoroughly enjoyed the experience and a big thank you to Frankie for his exceptional attention...More

4  Thank eloveridge1
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Questions & Answers
Ramona C
11 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Bucklands | Reviewed this property |
Not sure best to call them.
28 October 2016|
Response from roma026 | Property representative |
Yes, the lunch menu is available Monday - Sunday except during the month of December. It is also available for Sunday evening at £18.50.
15 August 2015|
Response from Barbara B | Reviewed this property |
There are public car parks directly opposite at the front and the one near Sainsbury's at the back. Both are a 2-3 minute walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Chapel Street, Marlow SL7 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Marlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1628 472012
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