Experience the best Italian Take Away in Dumfries!

The Paolinelli family’s history began in the catering trade in the 1880’s in Glasgow when our grandparents opened the first ever Italian restaurant “The Alhambra”. The generations have continued their culinary skills both in Italy and Dumfries.



Piero and Family have the “Terrazza Pizzeria” close to Lucca in Tuscany, where Piero returns regularly,  bringing back fresh culinary delights for his many customers in Dumfries.

Benvenuto Takeaway has an abundance of freshly prepared foods, a true taste of Italy, take home quality Italian produce, cooked and prepared by Italians.

You can experience Italian nights in your own home whether it be a party, a relaxing movie night, or simply to enjoy a unique meal instead of cooking yourself. Benvenuto will be delighted to deliver your food direct to your door, fast!

Benvenuto brings the very best pizza in Dumfries, along with an extensive unique menu for Italian takeaway food in Dumfries. Piero has been serving the local area for over 30 years, bringing his unique taste and Italian influence to the local area.

We look forward to seeing you.

As Seen on TV!

Piero and his family featured in an episode of “Scotland’s Larder” - an STV Series exploring Scottish food and cuisine.

Click here to watch the episode on You Tube.