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9 Ashley Road, Walton-On-Thames KT12 1HY, England
+44 1932 222974
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on Saturday 8th April to try what is now called La Dolce Vita Restaurant. I chose from the "Specials" menu, Pasta filled with Ragu with Parmesan shavings and Rocket and my husband had Chicken wrapped in parma ham filled with cheese, vege and potatoes. Starters were Olives with bread olive oil and balsamic vinegar and Brushetta. The olive... More 

Thank Ulrike P
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is now called La Dolce Vita, not Zio's. Although the new owners took over from their dad and renamed it. In my view the food is better than before. We went there as a family (7 adults) on a Sunday. We all took the salad buffet which has a smaller selection than before but it was good. I... More 

Thank Claudio S
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119 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We waited for some time at the door to be acknowledged and shown to a table, even though the restaurant was fairly empty. We waited 10 minutes to be given a menu. We waited another 10 minutes for a drinks order to be taken, and longer again for the food order to be taken. Difficult to attract attention, at one... More 

Thank OldChap33
Addlestone, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 6 adults visited last Friday evening. The service was very good with just the right amount of time between courses. The waiters were friendly but not overbearing and all the food was delicious and reasonably priced. We all said we hoped to visit again soon.

Thank Sue A
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere, and the food & service was very good. I will be coming here again!

Thank Matthew H
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

We arrived about 8 on Wednesday evening - not busy - and were shown straight away to a table but then after about 15 minutes realised that nobody had given us a menu or asked us for our drinks. We had to try and catch the waiter's eye and he rather reluctantly shoved the menu on the table. I have... More 

Thank livesue
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing. We waited at the door for a good 5 minutes before anyone bothered to show us to a table. No friendly greeting. Then waited 10 mins to be offered drinks (the place was empty). The atmosphere was drab and dreary. There were 4 of us - 3 of us ordered asparagus starters and one of us ordered garlic... More 

1 Thank HKL1979
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My family have been going to Zio's & now La Dolce Vita for over 15years. Whilst the food can always be relied upon to be delicious, and good value for money. The excellent customer service and friendly staff keep us coming back again and again. Even on a busy night the chef and manager always stop by the tables to... More 

Thank LC9395
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We went for Sunday lunch today with our 2 5 year old boys. All started well- we met lovely friends who had booked for their daughters birthday after their cinema visit. Our starters came quickly and food was good. Shame the main course took 55 mins to arrive.....after a polite question as to where things were after 40 minutes the... More 

2 Thank AFent
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We went here for the first time for Valentine's Day and we can't wait to return. It's fair to say it was a somewhat leisurely experience :) But we were in no rush. We later learned that they had been let down by three members of staff at short notice and so understandably were struggling a little with the Valentine's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Ashley Road, Walton-On-Thames KT12 1HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Walton-On-Thames
  • Phone Number: +44 1932 222974

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