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Rialto Ristorante Italiano

1 Main Street, Ponteland, England
+44 1661 820600
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (28 reviews)
“cannelloni” (8 reviews)
“fillet steak” (10 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Main Street, Ponteland, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us all Had a dreadful meal not only was it tasteless. Both the Minestrone soup and my veggie risotto didn't have any vegetables in it!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank magsken2017
sonny m, Manager at Rialto Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, thank you for your review. It is very hard to believe this review as legitimate as we certainly know what goes into our dishes. Unless it was exaggerated, I can only take your review on face value — to that, I cannot share or...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mid week visit with friends - early evening. We had a comfortable table on the ground floor and service for drinks and food was very good. Pizza’s and pasta seemed to be what our group decided on. We all really enjoyed the food which was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aw1812
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is an excellent Italian Restaurant and it came as no surprise that Mike Ashley chose this venue to entertain the Newcastle Utd team and Rafa Benitez the Manager. The Menu is extensive and if you go early the special is exceptional value for money....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank bill s
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Regularly visit this great Italian Restaurant and tonight’s food was as good as ever Pizzas have a lovely thin crust with plenty of topping Cannelloni always hits the spot too Service friendly and quick

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Claire M
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I have been to Rialto many times with friends and held several.private parties here taking the whole of the upstairs. The food is great and the service friendly and it all very reasonably priced. Sonny and his team work hard to ensure everyone has a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank katesaunders666
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Poor poor poor had a table booked for 5pm didn't get our mains til 6pm. Service poor yes they had some large parties in but don't book them if you can't cope with the demand Sunday dinner was freezing and meat was undercooked. 4 cheese...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Louise S
sonny m, Owner at Rialto Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hello Louise. We apologise for your experience in our restaurant. Your booking was at 5pm however you turned up at 4pm. As stated to you on the evening, the table was ready but we did say that we could not serve you straight away because...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner and on the way out were heckled and booed to the chants of where’s the money gone. Now it cost us 187 pounds (happy hour) but I don’t think it is anyone else business how much we spent. And then to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
6  Thank 0191crofton
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch which was very good as it has been on previous occasions. Although we sat at the front of the restaurant which should have been quieter we were sitting opposite a group of 4 pensioners who were talking/shouting to each other. At...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank b12ywe
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Been for a work do, table for 10. The food and the service was excellent. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Han R
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Had a family dinner and the restaurant was extremely busy and the service and food was exceptional, definitely coming back again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Emily M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Main Street, Ponteland, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Ponteland
  • Phone Number: +44 1661 820600
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