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El Castello

High Street, Odiham, Hook, England
+44 1256 704281
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (48 reviews)
“risotto” (14 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Odiham, Hook, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thursday evening we walked in but had not booked. Referred to mum who immediately found us a table and explained that as many people had chosen to eat at the outside tables there was no problem with fitting us in. Service was very attentive and...More

Thank HerefordUnicorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bland food not authentic Italian might be ok for those who know no better Especially if you enjoy having it served by staff with an arrogant attitude who speak no Italian and also know no better The highlight for me though was the 20 or...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here many a time and always enjoy my visit. Would definitely recommend booking as the weekends can get very busy.The staff are friendly and the food is good.

Thank Hannah E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to El Castello many of times before, including for take aways. Yesterday I rung to book a table outside as the weather was absolutely gorgeous and we managed to get one (which is very rare on a summers evening) they had a...More

Thank char100290
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Booked an early evening table during half term for our family of four. Fantastic service from the first welcome. Some Garlic bread while we waited for the mains was delicious and wolfed down. Our mains arrived with the children opting for simple pasta which they...More

Thank Battyw
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I was stopping across the road on business and didn't fancy eating on my own in a restaurant so this little place agreed to a takeaway I could eat in my room. They warned my fried thinly sliced courgettes might not stay crispy which was...More

Thank johanna75
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This place is awful ! Starter was OK main came up with mins after starter belly pork had been sitting in roasting tray for what looked like days and waiter said yes we have had lot of complaints. Was replaced by pasta dish which was...More

1  Thank nwies
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We visited here with friends and enjoyed the food and the service was good. It is obviously quite popular, so probably best to book rather than take a chance on a table being available!

Thank Redeye38
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Good food, good service, good price very enjoyable. Can't wait for summer to enjoy the pavement dining. Highly recommended.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Never heard of Fernet Branca - Italian after dinner digestive. Risotto is a cheat. No Italian staff to be seen.

Thank wentworth012017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Odiham, Hook, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Hook  >  Odiham
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 704281
2nd restaurant opened by owners of El Castello in Fleet, Hampshire
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