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The Italian Kitchen

37 South Street, Wareham BH20 4LR, England
+44 1929 550990
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (75 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“carbonara” (13 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
12:00 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
37 South Street, Wareham BH20 4LR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have now eaten twice in this attractive restaurant situated on the banks of the River Frome in the ancient market town of Wareham, Dorset. The food on both occasions has been excellent and we would highly recommend it. The mixture of olives, peppers, dried...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of Purbeck artists have been holding an Event at the Italian Kitchen over 3 days. The service, support, meals and refreshments provided to us and our visitors by the restaurant team, front of house and chefs, has been outstanding in every way. Our...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time at the Italian and what a wonderful meal had by all! The calabrese was delicious and the garlic bread with caramelised onions was divine! The staff were so attentive and the service was faultless! Wonderful atmosphere and food, we will be back!!

Thank LaoiseSR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a couple of friends here on a Monday night and the meal was beautiful. The restaurant was filling up and the staff worked incredibly hard and were all very attentive. We had mains and desserts. My Summer carbonara was delicious! Perfectly cooked pasta, flavoursome...More

Thank Q5027FEcarlb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited tonight for a birthday treat and we were very impressed. We had garlic mushrooms to start which were fantastic. Mains were fillet steak and Stromboli which were both delicious. A great meal and we will definitely come again. Can’t wait for the Italian...More

Thank nicandad
Reviewed 7 October 2018

A picturesque venue near the waterfront. Very attentive owner and staff. Excellent service. There was a wide range of choice, the food was well prepared and tasted great. The price did reflect this but you get what you pay for. Great food, good service. I...More

Thank peterbaguley1
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Really good service and very tasty food at a reasonable price.. Amazing view over looking the river. Ideal for couples.

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Group of friends, 10 of us, catching up. Service a bit hit and miss - either 2 waitresses or none! One main course was missed from the order, which meant a quite a long wait - It arrived when we were all 3/4 way through...More

1  Thank Mandy P
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Service is great, really lovely people and the food is really really good. They have all the classics you would expect from any Italian kitchen but some lovely additions to the menu which are interesting and delicious.

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Thank David A
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and very good service on a quiet Sunday night. Beautiful decor and we had a lovely time. Recommend to visit of you're in Wareham.

Thank Fearless652865
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Questions & Answers
23 February 2018|
Response from A1n2thony | Reviewed this property |
Tuesdays to Thursdays for 2 main courses for the price of 1.
30 January 2018|
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Response from IstvanK131 | Property representative |
Yes, we are open on Sunday all day / 12.00 am until 9pm/.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 South Street, Wareham BH20 4LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 550990
  • E-mail
A brand new contemporary Italian restaurant at Wareham Quay, The Italian Kitchen is ideally located over looking the beautiful River Frome . The restaurant is open seven days a week serving casual fare , including authentic Italian pizza and pasta dishes. The family-run team is guided by executive chef Antony Biles , who already looks after several other eateries in the area
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