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Il Colosseo

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18 Alexandra Road | North Camp, Farnborough GU14 6DA, England
+44 1252 517511
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for our son's birthday on a busy Saturday. Although heaving with people we were surprised at the efficiency of the staff and the excellent attention paid to us. Apart from a full range of pizzas, this restaurant serves many other Italian dishes, including a selection of great desserts. The grilled sardines which were served as a starter were... More 

Thank Tud59
Guildford, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here quite a few times - and as on previous visits it remains outstanding. Pleasantly busy - but still with just the right attentiveness (not slow and not pestering). I love the mix of people eating here - it seems to work without having a particular target clientele. The food, ok we really only went for their... More 

Thank Ippians413
Camberley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to try here as the reviews are so good however we were disappointed. We were seated at the back by the bar. This is a table underneath a fuse box and next to a very dirty wall that at minimum needs washing if not repainting, lots of food splashed on it is very off putting. There were plenty... More 

Thank Gem3692
New Forest, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was highly recommended. Went for a friends birthday treat. We waited 30 mins to be asked our order. Another 30 mins rolled by before we got our starters, which I had to remind them that we hadn't had. They started giving us our knives etc ready for our main meals. I had to prompt them again for our... More 

Thank Teenyweeny68
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Booked Il Colosseo at the last minute for a table of 12 for a staff lunch on 21 December. Food was really good, waitress was excellent and all in all very good value for money. Also like the fact they didn't automatically add a service charge to the bill like most places do for group bookings so they got a... More 

Thank Jennie R
Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Really really lovely. Such lovely service and great food. Great for families. My girls felt very welcome, as did all of us. The food was so good. Thank you

Thank Daniellerobinson86
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

A group of us have twice recently visited this fabulous restaurant where the staff are wonderful and the food is sublime. It is ran by Italians who know what authentic cooking should taste like and they go all out to make sure everyone enjoys their time spent with them. They greeted us the second time like long lost friends and... More 

Thank Uptownblonde
Canadian in Wales
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122 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Some reviews of this place wax eloquent on the slightly lower standard of Italian food compared to Naples. Don't pay attention to these. Sure, they may be right in their own way, but for Britain this is as good as it gets. Futhermore the restaurant is lacking nothing in terms of Italian spirit - a celebratory feel and friendliness TOP... More 

Thank HannahHughes
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I ate here on my own whilst on business. The staff are friendly and attentive. The food is simple Italian, good ingredients and well cooked. Spaghetti alla Vongole was great.

Thank Colin G
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I took a Friend to this restaurant to talk over a business deal . Unfortunately , the food was so good , All though of business was put to one side whilst we enjoyed a fantastic meal . food was fab . desert trolley was to die for ,, staff were very good , service was excellent ..

Thank andymacdonald30

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Alexandra Road | North Camp, Farnborough GU14 6DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 517511

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?