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Monte Cristo

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125 Henry Street | Church, Accrington BB5 4EP, England
+44 1254 238400
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been here on many occasions over the years and never had a terrible experience, the only thing that has ever let me down was my last visit, very busy month I understand but as we had a table booked for a friend's birthday for 7.30pm we didn't get seated until going up for 9pm, I haven't yet been back... More 

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Lancashire
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Warm friendly welcome, great service & wonderful food. Really nice when the staff came in singing happy birthday with my cake. A wonderful night & highly recommend. Thank you all so much

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Blackburn
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent 2 course evening meal for set price was good, everyone enjoyed the food. Service was good and magician entertained with amazing tricks. Very busy for a Thursday.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I go to Monte Cristo most sundays for tea with my family. The service is lovely, the staff are very children friendly I have a 1 year old nephew and the staff were interacting with him and very helpful. The food is lovely every time.

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Lancashire
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I rang to see if there were any Valentine's day deals, I was abruptly told it was normal menu. Asked if the half price pizza pasta deal was on, again told no,normal menu. That was it. Not friendly at all. Suffice to say we will be going to the other local Italian where they are honouring their teatime deal til... More 

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Wales
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58 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here with a group of friends. It was a last minute reservation and even though we had been informed when the booking was made that the table had been booked straight after us, we did not feel rushed out. We all had starters and a main course. Food was good just a little salty (I don't normally put salt... More 

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Milano
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Just been to Monte Cristo. For 12.95 - starter, main course and dessert, you cannot complain. To add to it a magician join us at the table - showed us a few tricks and made balloons for the children - fantastic touch. Would definately go again for the deal.

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Thank Louisa R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Went for my mums 70th took a cake and balloons they sang happy birthday made it very special, the food was gorgeous everybody enjoyed everything they had would definitely recommend will be going again!!

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Accrington, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We used to be regular visitors to Monte Cristo. It is a great local Italian restaurant with friendly service and a good atmosphere. Food is nice and reasonably priced and there are weekday specials and themed nights. However, we have not visited in some time...until last night...and unfortunately we won't be back in a hurry. My husband and I went... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

I am vegetarian and the menu does not have a massive variety but otherwise the food was of excellent quality and the place was lovely. Service chap was lovely also.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Henry Street | Church, Accrington BB5 4EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Accrington
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 238400

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