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Osteria Dante

174 Darkes Lane, Potters Bar EN6 1AF, England
+44 1707 665365
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“calves liver” (7 reviews)
“wild boar” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (23 reviews)
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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174 Darkes Lane, Potters Bar EN6 1AF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere in Dante is not as good as it could be, and the service is good enough. But the food is fantastic. Vicenzo the chef does not compromise - he’s not interested in lowest common denominator food, but the best. Wonderful flavours, cooked not...More

Thank Seamusandangela
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I really shouldn't write another review on this fabulous place because word is getting around and sometimes we just get lucky and grab the last available table! If we can't get to Italy we go here for the best Italian food - ever!

Thank RoniHertfordshire
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Wonderful experience,A very Warm Italian welcome. Good choice on the Menu. My Calves liver was the best I have ever tasted . Zucchini was out of this world. We thought that this was Italian home cooking at its best. Can't wait to re visit and...More

Thank Damonwalker666
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Very authentic Italian food. Suitable for vegetarians. Fresh ingredients and all the courses are just that extra special..

Thank Ashesh M
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Only eaten once here but a pleasant experience and one of the nicer places to eat on potters bar. Proper italian cook, proper coffee, and proper thin crust pizza! Not amazing but very good food and friendly service.

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Dante's for our wedding anniversary this evening. We love this restaurant and have visited several times. The owner/chef had a great chicken dish on the specials board with a lovely cheesy pesto sauce and it did not disappoint. As always the staff...More

Thank bobh607
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We had the misfortune of visiting this dismal establishment for a family lunch and we shall certainly never be returning. The food was below average - Incredibly bland, poorly seasoned and overly priced for the portion sizes. However the main problem with this place is...More

4  Thank Rafeef B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is my local Italian restaurant, I like it because it is slightly understated and does not pretend to be anything but a small local restaurant serving fresh cooked meals at a reasonable price! I have eaten here on dozens of occasions evening booking the...More

Thank DavidJM720
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Visited Osteria Dante for the first time with friends.. Polite staff, when serving meals couldn't recall who had ordered which meal.. Meals were served quite quickly and we were left alone even though they were quite busy... reasonable priced ...

Thank groovinani
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal at Dante's, excellent specials and a large selection on the menu too. Very reasonably priced. May need to book on a Friday and Saturday as gets busy

Thank Dave A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 Darkes Lane, Potters Bar EN6 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Potters Bar
  • Phone Number: +44 1707 665365
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Contemporary family run Italian restaurant established in 2008
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