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33 Queen Street, Scarborough YO11 1HQ, England
+44 1723 363616
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good15%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“zabaglione” (19 reviews)
“spaghetti” (22 reviews)
“turbot” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
33 Queen Street, Scarborough YO11 1HQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pheasant special for a starter and veal in butter and white wine sauce for a main. The food was fabulous, and although the wait staff were attentive and polite the atmosphere was lacking on a Friday night. The bill also came up...More

1  Thank GBAP2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I knew of this restaurants existence for some time, and that it was hard to get a table. A review in The Sunday Times the weekend before the annual pilgrimage to Scarbro' prompted me to redouble my efforts to see what all the fuss might...More

Thank Celli1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate ling in tempura batter and monkfish in cream and peppercorns for starter, followed by ravioli with venison and steak. All of this top quality, and served with lovely bread and veg. We saw Giorgio prepare his famous zabaglione, so had to try one....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Typical Italian cuisine. Loads of variety of spaghetti, nice Italian fish dishes including seafood dishes like lobsters and others. Very tasty food. It is quite expensive, but reasonable prices. I recommend this restaurant to everyone who likes Italian cuisine

Thank Andrzej P
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went there on a cold Tuesday evening with my wife just us and another couple in. WE were greeted by the owner and his wife and were made to feel at ease . we both had ling in tempura batter to start and then Turbot...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It is a nice all restaurant, everything was very good, staff food etc, but it could not for fill my high expectations, maybe they were too high. Still I enjoyed it very much.

Thank Sander B
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Our first visit here was about 8 years ago and memories of the food has always stayed with us. Returning last weekend with luck (as there was a cancellation) our memories were not disappointed. The decor may have been updated but this is still a...More

1  Thank Coralie N
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The quality of the food and the service is excellent, would definitely visit again. Would strongly recommend.

Thank UKPAUL18
Reviewed 25 April 2017

It was going to be a quiet meal for two, turned into a meal for eight with friends. Probably the best Italian food I've eaten outside Italy, not cheap but worth a visit for a special occasion. Fish is obviously a great choice when you're...More

Thank Volvodriver99
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Lanterna rates as the best Italian restaurant we ever eat at. You cannot fault any aspect from the staff, to the food and the lovely atmosphere of this small intimate restaurant. If I had to find a complaint it's that there were too many dishes...More

Thank Jon T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Queen Street, Scarborough YO11 1HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 363616
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