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Italian Diva

11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
+44 1202 674319
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (45 reviews)
“ice cream” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely evening. Warm staff great food felt special had a wonderful evening. Well worth a visit. Absolutely loved the place and will go back as soon as it’s open again as close for Xmas and NewYear

Thank fluffyface22
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was my turn to arrange a team meal so I chose Diva. With six of us, from different countries, I wanted to make sure the quality and atmosphere would be enjoyed by everyone. We had a superb meal, everyone enjoyed themselves and at least...More

1  Thank Gary C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosy, decor really nice and very clean. Very attentive and the cooking is prepared by the owner himself so may have to wait a little while but worth it. My husband and I only came across this place by accident and did not realise had...More

Thank sandynoeljane
Reviewed 1 week ago

The outside pvc frames and 90ies interior decor suggest the place has seen better days and is in need of a makeover, including the tiny tables. The staff was (over)friendly, a bit intrusive at times. The wine list needs vetting - we ordered a Sicilan...More

Thank Sgrillus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to this great little restaurant. First with friends who are regulars and love it: This time was after a cinema visit and a great meal in a friendly and comfortable place was very welcome! All courses are freshly made with...More

1  Thank Trencherman1945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic evening, good food cooked to order. Restaurant is proper Italian and not a caricature of an Italian restaurant. It is quiet, tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean. We will be visiting again and will definitely take friends when they visit us. Give it a,try I...More

1  Thank Login1905
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place after reading some of the recent reviews on tripadvisor and to be fair being very disappointed with various recent pizza places. Food is amazing and the staff have a wonderful attention to detail. The best lasagna I’ve ever eaten. Will definitely return.

1  Thank darren g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, family run. Very personal. The staff were very attentive and personable. The food was lovely. The muscles I had for starter were really tasty and the sauce was exceptional. My other half had the bruschetta which we’d recommend too! For mains we had...More

1  Thank daniel_southsea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please ignore the idiotic review left below by this amateur who went to the wrong Resteraunt for just starters , maybe you should of gone to a beefeater as you have no idea about quality food. This Resteraunt is small and intimate and perfect for...More

3  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not very good. There were seven of us. We said that we didn't want a starter. The guy in charge said that he would bring out some bits. Now we were distracted and should have been more on the ball but still. Loads of stuff...More

Thank richard c
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1 October 2017|
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Response from deborah k | Reviewed this property |
No they are not open Sunday.
29 September 2016|
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Response from 470jenny | Reviewed this property |
I would very much doubt that dogs would be permitted . However , depending on the time of your visit it would be worth asking them
4 February 2016|
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Response from Wom166 | Reviewed this property |
If you speak to the chef he will make something special for you if you suggest the type of things you like! Just so obliging you'll be very impressed all tastes so fresh, which it is! All you need there is a bit of sunshine... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 High Street, Poole BH15 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 674319
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