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52-54 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9PR, England
+44 1255 671648
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 08:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 10:00
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Havent been here for a few years. The last meal we had neither of us enjoyed & bad service. It has changed hands, I think, & had a re furb. Both of us had lovely meals. Plenty of choice at reasonable prices. Food is cooked to order ( which we could see from our table ) so didnt mind waiting.... More 

Thank VictoriaH_17
PiattoFrinton, General Manager at Piatto, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Victoria :) More 

Essex, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have eaten here many times before. It doesn't disappoint! We had a lovely meal. Food was good with some delicious specials. Friendly service. Great to have such a choice of places to eat in the local area.

Thank Janet B
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at maze marine in Walton and instead of cooking searched for some places to eat form. Stumbled across Piatto from the 'just eat' app and soon food was ordered and delivered AND it tasted AMAZING!!! will definitely be ordering again PS: Mike (who delivered our dinner) was absolutely charming!!!

1 Thank Sue N
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really good little local restaurant in a great location serving good well prepared and tasty food. I've eaten here several times and have never been disappointed. Good food, excellent service and very friendly. I would definitely recommend.

Northampton, UK
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114 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited with friends and it was soon evident that this is a popular venue as although we were eating quite early it soon filled up. The food was very good, service a little patchy but acceptable. Just a tad on the expensive side of good value for money, but having said that we would certainly return here and are... More 

Thank Crookedbillet
Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have eaten in the restaurant at least 5 times since moving to the area and the experience has always been great. The service is quick, the waiters are attentive, the atmosphere is nice and the food is good.

1 Thank Vixie_Pixie_27
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Good range of classic Italian restaurant food. Pizzas freshly cooked ( I could see the food preparation in the kitchen from my table). Staff very friendly and helpful.

Thank stephen h
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Ate here before at lunchtimes and found it acceptable but the evening menu was expensive and the price of a pint of beer at £ 5.95 a pint is the most l have paid for a beer anywhere in the uk

Thank bobprosphero
1 review
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Midweek lunch for two. The welcome (and general service) was good. There is a good choice on the menu, expect to pay £10-12 for a main course. They also offer a lower priced "lunch" versions of some items that are on the main menu (maybe this means a smaller portion ? but we didn't choose from the lunch menu so... More 

Thank Barnham B
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal...been there a few times....everytime I have visited my mum down Frinton. Its worth a Night out and its reasonable

Thank Nigel P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 08:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 10:00
10:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52-54 Connaught Avenue, Frinton-On-Sea CO13 9PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Frinton-On-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1255 671648
Situated in the beautiful seaside town of Frinton-on-Sea on the Essex Coast, Piatto Restaurant is a quaint Italian restaurant that offers attentive customer service, a relaxed atmosphere and exciting homemade Italian dishes. Piatto extensive menu ranges from the classic Italian cuisine to locally sourced fish dishes and exciting specials, which makes Piatto the popular restaurant that it is. Recognising the traditional wants of our customers, every week our chefs also puts on a mouth-watering homemade Sunday roast, so everybody can enjoy a little bit of Piatto. However, it's not just our food that brings people back time and time again, but also our entertainment. At Piatto, we offer monthly jazz nights and frequent wine tasting events; showcasing wines that will be added to the menus based on the feedback received from the customers. So whether you're looking for a cream tea in the afternoon overlooking the avenue, or an enchanting cocktail with friends, you can be sure to have a truly magical Italian experience.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?