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ASK Italian - Southend-on-Sea

London Road | Unit 7/8 the Broadway, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
+44 1702 433974
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
London Road | Unit 7/8 the Broadway, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here are all lovely, but on to the food. Everything I've eaten here has been delicious the olives and bread sticks with the cheesey dip ...yum , but the risotto rosso is deliciously oozing and tastes wonderful. I had this last time I...More

Thank 50Pauline
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited here with my friend and it was the first time I have ever been to an ask Italian, having usually chosen other Italian restaurants. We visited on a quiet Saturday night and I cannot fault the staff or the service there at all!...More

Thank Dark-Rose-95
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited with wife and young daughter for early evening meal. it was only around 5pm, so the place was nearly empty and we had a choice of tables. Were offered a complimentary 'shot glass' of homemade Lemonade on arrival, which was a nice touch...More

Thank pleasantKent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Come for quick meal and drinks before cinema, service was slow, food was average, wouldn't recommend

Thank jamieleigh132
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a really nice meal here, even though it was busy and we hadn't booked we were seated quickly. Our meals came up quickly and were delicious, the staff were attentive without being intrusive. Because it was a nice evening all the front windows were...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

So about 14 of us visited for a friend's birthday. Nice atmosphere and food but the service was something to be desired. Drinks took around 40 mins to come to the table. Food was about an hour after ordering. Then 4 people from the party...More

Thank leanne c
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Came here for lunch today with my Mother. The food was absolutely beautiful and couldn't fault it. However, I was not impressed by the service I received. The restaurant was not very busy and having to wait half an hour to 40 minutes between courses...More

Thank aw151
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were a party of 8 but we were excellently served by the waiting team with nothing being too much trouble. Every one enjoyed and enthused about their food, which turned up together and hot.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I ate here last night, it was amazing couldn't fault the food it was piping hot and extremely tasty, I had the carbonara and my partner had the spicy meatball baked pasta dish, we couldn't fit in desert as we were full...More

Thank elfgrace
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Really nice pasta We love it :) was just a quick lunch visit and was great to enjoy a great meal with a welcoming service, well done everyone.

Thank Norina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 17
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road | Unit 7/8 the Broadway, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 433974
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ASK Italian in Southend-on-Sea is a place for great food and warm service. Think fresh bread made to tear and share. A glass of fine wine worth deserving of your time. Delicious main dishes prepared the traditional way. Everything we know and love about Italian food is served straight to your table. Take a look at our Southend-on-Sea menu and, if you like what you see, book a table.
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