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Cafe Bencotto

128 Hamilton Road | Town Centre, Felixstowe IP11 7AB, England
+44 1394 276745
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (70 reviews)
“paella” (16 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
128 Hamilton Road | Town Centre, Felixstowe IP11 7AB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Benecotto for a 30th birthday family meal in the evening. The decor inside is quite cosy and charming, with a mix of American style round table 'booth' seating, and more romantic wooden tables. Chandeliers hang from the ceiling and there was some...More

Thank conahrivers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first visit to this restaurant,the place looks fantastic,and the staff very friendly and polite,I was looking to have steak,but could not find it on the menu,so instead I had the rib eye pork in peppercorn sauce,Im glad I had it.. very delicious..we...More

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Given how well managed and competently this restaurant is run, I was sure it must be part of a chain I had never heard off. But no, it’s part of only three restaurants in Felixstowe. You could genuinely lift this place and put it anywhere...More

2  Thank Ben S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch today with my dad and baby daughter and we left very happy. My dad had a meze and I had the tre formaggi pasta and they were both delicious. The portion sizes were generous too, so much that I couldn’t finish my...More

Thank Hannie86
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Not visited for an evening meal before, we went with visiting family on a Friday evening, staff so helpful and welcoming, the perfect balance of being attentive but not intrusive. We all ordered different starters and all four were delicious, the mains were cooked to...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I would like to say a Massive THANK YOU for everyone who work on the 5th of April. I have dropped of balloons and decorations, and told one of the girls that people will start arriving at 7 and me and my partner will arrive...More

Thank 290,894
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Really lovely food in a great restaurant which specialises in Mediterranean dishes. The pork medallions were very good and the Greek baked chees cake with warm honey and toasted almonds was amazing. Very good service too, the afters were prepared very quickly as we were...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 10 friends, enjoying a night out. The food was good, staff was ok, we had no complaints.... until 10pm! We were still seating in the restaurant, waiting for our “afters” when the lights were pretty much turned off. Wasn’t even...More

1  Thank Armanda P
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch on the spur of the moment. Always good staff and wasn't very busy so service was good. The halloumi skewer was lovely. Very tasty. Partners pasta was good although not quite what he expected but his fault, not theirs. One criticism is...More

Thank sally r
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff & atmosphere, great food & fairly priced. We visit Bencotto every few weeks, it’s great for a coffee & cake, a tasty lunch but equally a lovely dinner with drinks. Suitable for all dietary requirements & staff are knowledgeable (but also happy to...More

Thank DandB2415
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12 February 2018|
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Response from marty243 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on the street and it’s a busy road so it’s a matter of luck. There is parking in the side streets so you could drop your mother off if she is able to make the short distance to the door and then park up. Hope this... More
27 September 2015|
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Response from Susan P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a toilet downstairs towards the back of the restaurant, near the cooking area.
Teresa H
22 December 2014|
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Response from Philip P | Reviewed this property |
Hi don't know what time they start cooking meals why don't u ring cafe bencotto's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Hamilton Road | Town Centre, Felixstowe IP11 7AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Felixstowe
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 276745
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