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Italian Diva

11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
+44 1202 674319
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (48 reviews)
“ice cream” (42 reviews)
“minestrone” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
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1 - 10 of 554 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for my daughters birthday. The welcome warm and friendly, service excellent, beautiful ambience and most importantly the food was absolutely first class and delicious. My steak was utter perfection. Next visit already in the diary.

1  Thank mrchigley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited Italian Diva during our little getaway to Poole. We entered the restaurant to a warm welcome from a lovely host, seated and given information about drinks and the meals available. I am gluten-free, and I became nervous when scanning the...More

3  Thank ag00dpers0n
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Great find great food and fantastic wines. Can’t fault a thing, I actually think its better than many big named Italian restaurants in London.

1  Thank Adrienn S
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Recently came here for evening meal. The beautiful dining room drew us in from the street, it's been very thought out very well using black walls, mirrors and superb lighting, all in all a great room for an evening meal. However, all the wine is...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Lovely little Italian on the quay. Great food and great service, will definitely be returning soon. Also reasonably priced.

1  Thank Gemsxxx
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We have spent a lot of time in Italy and are real foodies, we even make our own pasta at home, so we are tough critics of Italian restaurants in the UK. That sinking feeling when you are paying a lot of money for something...More

1  Thank Mick D
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The host was lovely and greeted us at the door, along with being attentive to every need. Relaxed atmosphere and incredible food!!! Felt like we were back in Rome! Seafood is a must try too!

1  Thank Claire G
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic dinner here last night. The calamari starter was exceptional, so tender. Both our pasta dishes were beautiful. We didn’t leave anything on our plates. Will come back again next time we visit the UK.

1  Thank Cathie W
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic night in Diva with friends the food was outstanding. This is a must to try you won’t be disappointed.

1  Thank T28HOW
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Moored in the marina and booked this little Italian for 9pm on the Saturday night that the blues festival was on. Cracking restaurant, lovely atmosphere & very low lighting which I like. Waiter was lovely and even brought some spare specs out, what a good...More

1  Thank Trudi525
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Sue H
20 May 2018|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I reviewed the restaurant as a customer and have nothing to do with the running of it. You need to contact them directly.
1 October 2017|
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Response from deborah k | Reviewed this property |
No they are not open Sunday.
29 September 2016|
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Response from 470jenny | Reviewed this property |
I would very much doubt that dogs would be permitted . However , depending on the time of your visit it would be worth asking them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 674319
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