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The Italian Kitchen

21 Bridgeland Street, Bideford EX39 2QE, England
+44 1237 478623
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (118 reviews)
“cannelloni” (14 reviews)
“dough balls” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 Bridgeland Street, Bideford EX39 2QE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice enough place to eat.. food was fine and the staff very nice.. although nothing wrong with the food, I felt it didn't live up to expectations expressed on the walls there.. fine all the same. I'd go for a pizza..

Thank Jody W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Italian Kitchen is a true gem. The service was amazing and friendly. A great wine list and a shame I was driving so on the Diet Coke. We were lucky to get in tonight as solid bookings tonight and tomorrow. So booking is essential....More

Thank anders197
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is amazing, great friendly service, amazing food and even two fussy children were very happy!! My daughter left her hoody behind it was our last night here, after them returning my call the following day they offered to post back to us. Thank...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Restaurant is absolutely amazing! Staff are superb and made to feel welcome soon as you enter... food was great too. If you are looking for a bite to eat in Bideford, can’t recommend it enough!

Thank Kyle H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went here with some family. I never knew it was there, I had walked past it serval times. It’s not the biggest Resturant and the menu is very small but food was AMAZING. And I’ve been to Italy a lot and it’s on par...More

Thank Cameron B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to book in to the Italian kitchen for a last meal in bideford before we head back home. We chose the Italian kitchen because of the reviews and we weren’t disappointed. Every part of the meal was fantastic and the service was 1st class...More

Thank prawn2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Each visit we have either taken friends or family. Never disappointed here. They do something with their Pizza base that nobody else seems able to do, it is so good. This has to be one of my all time favorites. Lovely friendly place with good...More

Thank AlanfromYelland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Italian restaurant in heart of Bideford. Very friendly staff, lovely ambiance and great menu choice. We both enjoyed our starters and pasta dishes - deserves 5 star rating.

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If in bideford and looking for italian look no further! I'd advise booking but I got lucky and 5hey managed to seat me and my partner. Service was impeckable polite and friendly food came quick and was amazing quality! For those that worry you can...More

Thank George L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked to dine here with a group of 19 (including 10 kids). For groups this size they don’t offer an a la carte but instead offer sharing dishes so you eat as if you were a large Italian family. Delicious anti pasti starters followed...More

1  Thank jmoorereilly
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13 May 2018|
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Response from Ruth G | Property representative |
The Italian kitchen has been open for 4 years ... We have never shut! Opening hours Tuesday to Saturday 5pm till 10pm. I wonder if you are thinking of the Pizza place in westward Ho??
Laura S
17 January 2018|
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Response from Ruth G | Property representative |
Hi Laura Thanks for your enquiry . Unfortunately not. We do have the meatballs which are gluten free but we couldn't cater for a ceoliac as wouldn't be able to guarantee cross contamination. There is soooo much flour flying... More
19 November 2017|
Response from Ruth G | Property representative |
Hi there. We don't usually offer takeaway pizzas on a Friday or Saturday as the restaurant is too busy but it would be possible on a week night before 7pm. Always best to phone ahead and check tho. Thanks for your question... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Bridgeland Street, Bideford EX39 2QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 478623
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