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Piccola Italia Moniaive

High Street, Moniaive DG3 4HN, Scotland
+44 7875 548896
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“spicy sausage” (2 reviews)
“flat bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
High Street, Moniaive DG3 4HN, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Realising just how late we were going to arrive home after our ferry journey from Cairnryan, we decided to stop in Moniaive where we spotted (by chance!) an Italian restaurant in a seemingly unexpected place. We weren't disappointed! The restaurant had a buzz, even though...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last minute booking after a long work day, and whilst busy, the staff were extremely attentive. The food was fabulous (I had things from the specials menu) and the place has a lovely cozy atmosphere (helped by the wood fired pizza oven!). I will definitely...More

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I live quite near to the Piccola Italia and have used it on a number of occasions. On each occasion we have enjoyed a superb meal and excellent service. Not the largest of restaurants but perhaps that is in its favour, as my wife says...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

One meal inedible, owner wouldn't accept fact and tried to defend the indefensible. Wine poor quality and massively overpriced.

3  Thank richard s
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food and excellent service. 100% recommended. You won't be disappointed. Located in the beautiful village of Moniaive. Surrounded by gorgeous countryside.

1  Thank Florencia G
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Had a family celebration at this restaurant to celebrate a graduation Wonderful in every way- food service atmosphere 😀😀

Thank sadieo50
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great little restaurant in a small village. great service and excellent food. highly recommended and would visit if in the area again.

Thank Stuart68
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped for takeaway pizza one night passing through Moniaive and was so delighted with it that we booked for dinner the following evening. Traditional wood fired pizza oven, made pizza amazing. Sit in meal was amazing too. Authentic and fresh Italian food in such a...More

Thank pannersfromScotland
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our 1st wedding anniversary coincided with our visit to Moniaive. So we had dinner at the only Italian restaurant in town. Although it is Italian, we both had steak as we hadn't eaten steak for at least 2 weeks that we had been on the...More

Thank AshHind
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We visited this restaurant on 9th June having read the reviews in Trip Advisor. It was over 20 miles from our hotel though we were glad we made the trip. With it being Saturday night, the restaurant was very busy. We chose from both the...More

Thank Ian P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Moniaive DG3 4HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Moniaive
  • Phone Number: +44 7875 548896
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