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Ginali's

87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
+44 1202 678600
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“sundae” (11 reviews)
“sea bass” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
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1 - 10 of 375 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in the heart of Poole high street in a lovely old manor house. We had an excellent lunch all freshly made. Thank you to the excellent staff especially Billy who looked after us. Thanks again.

Thank bkescape
Reviewed 1 week ago

Garlic bread unrecogisable. Tasteless. Sat in pool of garlic butter. Base so burnt could not cut it. Complained and was then asked if I wanted a doggy bag to take it home????? Ordered pizza but had to wait so long that other customers who came...More

Thank Quest802265
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up at 5pm not sure if they were ready for service, but after a polite enquiry, we were invited to sit at a table. We were the only diners for a while, but then another couple turned up. We both had starters to...More

Thank Kosher22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

as a solo traveller I found this a good place to eat. friendly staff and good food. I particularly enjoyed the fish dish and the cheesecake afterwards. Nice coffe

Thank macdownes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are warm and welcoming. The restaurant is clean and has a nice atmosphere. The food is delicious but don't be surprised If you can't finish as large portioned. I would highly recommend eating here as reasonably priced and definitely value for money.

Thank clare d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for lunch and was very impressed with the friendly waitresses. Great value for money and good Italian food. Portion sizes are for the hungry.

Thank Fraser A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I went wed 22 august. we were impressed with the attitude of all three waitresses who were all very helpful and happy. We was equally impressed with the food. The garlic bread was probably the best I've ever had followed by sea bass...More

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice while in poole for a short break on both occasions food and service excellent if anything portions too big

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

On our last night in poole we decided to eat here. The food was excellent and portion size was really good, although none of us had pasta. My son says the steak was one of the best he's had, we would have tried desert but...More

Thank sallott
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The only thing better than the food here is the service! Went here for lunch and all four of us had the most amazing meal - we all loved it. My Spaghetti Carbonara was honestly the best I have ever tasted and the cheesy garlic...More

Thank Mary Z
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irvineheaven
29 November 2016|
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Response from woovers | Reviewed this property |
Hi, our experience of this place, they were not prepared to leave out any fatty or oily items from their dishes. Chef not prepared to make any deviation from the menu. So we walked out and dined at the Alcatraz down the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 High Street, Poole BH15 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 678600
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