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Italian, European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We regularly visit the European Cafe and totally enjoy their Pizza. They have some variations from the usual one, which we encourage the readers to try! Friendly and great service!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 15 May 2021 via mobile

The friendly atmosphere of this family run restaurant immediately makes you feel comfortable and welcome. The flavours were some of the best Italian I remember having in years. Excellent in every way. A great dining experience that is authentic. We will be coming back again...for sure. Every family member in our group rated it the best they have had in years. Many thanks for keeping it real and the way Italian food should be.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 13 October 2020 via mobile

My first time here and LOVED it. Simple but authentic Italian with attentive and friendly service. The warm apple cheesecake is to die for!

Date of visit: October 2020
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europeancafe, Owner at European Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2020

Thank you 😊 We love it too and CANT take it off the MENU....see you next time 🇮🇹 🙏

Reviewed 31 August 2019 via mobile

It’s been a few years since I last ate at the European, but last night we dined there with friends and discovered that the high standard of food and service remained the same. Will be back!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 25 August 2019

After rejecting a booked table at another eatery on Norwood Parade because it was too cramped, cold and noisy, we were accommodated here without a booking, early on a cold Saturday evening. This turned out to be a win for us. We were provided with...a warm and friendly greeting by the lady in charge of the front of house. She offered us a choice of tables and we chose one which provided plenty of room for the four of us. The menu provided a great selection of dishes to choose from and the wine list was comprehensive. Our beverage and food orders were taken soon after we were seated with the server displaying a thorough knowledge of the menu. Drinks were served promptly and our main course orders took only a short time to arrive. Service was friendly, courteous and attentive without being intrusive. Each of the four of us found our main courses to be delicious and filling. The only minor criticism of our meal is that the coffees we ordered after we had eaten were served warm rather than hot. Thoroughly recommend this establishment for a tasty and filling meal accompanied by excellent service.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 7 June 2019

The food at the European is very authetic Italian and the service is magnificent. Six of us dined on a week night and the meals were perfect, delivered very promptly and with a friendly smile. The staff are brilliant. Everything perfect.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 14 February 2019

We were a group of four and had dinner, ordering various dishes both off the specials board and off the menu. Great food! Spagetti Marinara, a Specials Board Spagetti dish, Bistecca and one other dish. All were superb, followed by two desserts to share and...coffees. A great meal and great service! I can recommend the European Cafe for a quality authentic Italian mealMore

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

I have been dining at the European for a number of years and the reason why is because it is consistently good!! Family run for almost 40years!! Well done guys!

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

This place is an institution. Disappointed in meals and excuses Looking forward to the tradition this place built over many years. Wrong choice.

Date of visit: November 2018
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europeancafe, Owner at European Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2019

We are so sorry to hear you weren’t happy with your dining experience... Please tell us next time and we will fix 🇮🇹🙏

Reviewed 14 November 2018

Walked in on a thursday night for dinner it was busy and great atmosphere. classic italian menu thats always great every time we visit. always a pleasure to visit the european.

Date of visit: October 2018
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European Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4