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San Carlo

41 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 9SH, England
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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41 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 9SH, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Our first visit to San Carlo and can honestly say it was a disappointment. Will not be returning any time soon. The food was just ok and the service was hit and miss. Food served was not what we ordered but was replaced without a...More

Thank Sharon E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with my husband and 3 year old, the service was very slow we were in over 21/2 hours. Had to as for more drinks and the prawns had not been cleaned I complained to the manager who was not interested he said he would...More

1  Thank heatherwild602
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Off hand staff. Free wifi would not connect Menus written in much to small a font Had to ask for parmasan cheese when it should be automatic Servuce charge added without knowledge Food was really good but overall the visit was disappointing

Thank nuttyboy60
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had used San Carlo a couple of times before and liked it enough to book a mid-exhibition dinner with some clients. Firstly, no complaints about the food, it’s decent quality Italian with some nice menu additions to the usual fare. However, the service became...More

1  Thank Antony B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having been to the Birmingham branch we were keen to try this venue out. It’s a good central location and very nicely decorated and laid out. We weren’t squashed into one section of the restaurant like sometimes happens when the place isn’t full. For the...More

Thank Francesca S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The garlic bread and penne arrabiatta are amazing! The staff are friendly and helpful, and it is a well designed, sophisticated restaurant.

Thank Kaytey H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Birmingham branch is excellent so we had hoped this would be an excellent venue to take our American visitors. Our trust could not have been more misplaced. Whilst the food was adequate-in fact the fegato and sea bass were excellent the service from all...More

Thank bmtdoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a perfect lunch in San Carlo today, lovely staff, lovel6 atmosphere, great food and service, can not fault, highly recommended. We dined from the lunch menu which was excellent value. Just love San. Carlo restaurant and always love to eat or drink here,...More

Thank Gemini999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going here for years both daytime and evening but today the whole experience was shabby- service was terrible the staff showed no interest in serving us and were frankly the rudest I’ve ever encountered . The food was no better than your average chicken...More

Thank bearLiverpool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten at San Carlo’s before in different cities and it’s all the same. I think you do just pay for the name! There was nothing particularly wrong with my meal but it wasn’t amazing and was soon forgotten. The service wasn’t great even though...More

Thank SGrandfield
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Danny W
3 April 2018|
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Response from The-Big-Fishes | Reviewed this property |
Lively, but you could ask for one of the 'side booths'. However, it's not an intimate place, quite loud but certainly worth booking. Modern Italian restaurant, good bar! Hope this helps!
24 December 2017|
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Response from StephenFearnley | Reviewed this property |
Agree with David
Angie G
11 September 2017|
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Response from kittenwings | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant to book...This is just a review hunny.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Castle Street, Liverpool L2 9SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool>  > Central Liverpool
  • Neighbourhood: Central Liverpool
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