ITALIAN FOOD IN THE BANBURY AREA

1.  Bellini 4 - 5 North Bar Street, Banbury OX16 0TB Telephone: 01295 250507 Our food features dishes with a strong southern Italian and Sicilian influence. We are passionate about choosing ingredients from Italy wherever possible to create mouth watering meals from classical pasta to succulent meat dishes and our dessert menu offers simple but delicious traditional "dolce". Now open all day Sundays, Bellini offers great authentic pizza, 7 days a week to dine, take-away or be delivered.

2.  Cori Restaurant 53 High Street, Banbury, OX16 5JJ Telephone: 01295 263664 The Cori Restaurant brings together authentic wholesome Italian food with great friendly service that you expect from a family run restaurant. This family run restaurant creates a warm and friendly atmosphere where you can experience the best of Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. The comprehensive menus offer a wide range of Italian cuisine with a large selection of pizzas. There is also a delicious dessert menu including fine ice creams.

3.  Pizza Express 39 High Street, Banbury, OX16 5ET Telephone: 01295 278 578 Situated in a listed building, this restaurant offers contemporary, open plan family dining. The restaurant is also able to cater for children's parties, and bookings are taken.

4.  Pizza Hut Lockheed Close Banbury OX16 1LX Telephone: 01295 277422 Restaurant & Take Away

5.  San Carlo Ristorante/Pizzeria 36/37 Parsons Street, Banbury, OX16 5NA Telephone: 01295 703073 Enjoy sumptuous, authentic Italian cuisine for lunches and evening meals. Relax in an inviting and contemporary restaurant, looked after by our friendly and welcoming staff. Call today to make your reservation or to order your 'take away'