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La Fontana Italian Restaurant

17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622231
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (65 reviews)
“veal” (13 reviews)
“bruschetta” (19 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went for the first time yesterday and I loved it! Me and my partner are vegertarian and we had a lovely meal followed by a dessert. The service was brilliant and they were all super friendly. The deco is beautiful. The price is great...More

Thank rachaelgray94
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully decorated with a real Italian atmosphere. Delicious meal and very attentive staff. Highly recommend.

1  Thank aprilcutler6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another amazing meal, the staff are so friendly and accommodating and the food is always excellent and well presented. The best Italian in Blackpool, will definitely be retuning next time in town

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here last night and it was just as nice as last time, ( we only visit a couple of times a year unfortunately) The Amarone red wine is fantastic value at £33 a bottle and excellent. Jane had the house white wine which was...More

1  Thank mastergx
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great choice of menu for Families , staff very welcoming and friendly, good value meals , place very clean and enjoyable atmosphere have been before and the above had been, no different , will visit again

1  Thank NorthenerX
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Well worth the sitting and waiting. Food was amazing, as were the cocktails. The staff were very friendly and were keen to point out what would taste good together. The lamb melted in the mouth. The owners should be proud of this hidden gem off...More

1  Thank SuzyQue27
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

First time in Blackpool for myself and the family. Decided to eat out after a competition and accidentally found La Fontana. The food, atmosphere, service and value for money was superb. We will be eating there again on our next visit

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Always a pleasure coming here, you always get great service and great food, the restaurant has lovely décor. The food is always very tasty and cooked well, we have been here many times now and we have never been disappointed overall, can’t wait to come...More

1  Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I cannot understand how this restaurant gets such great reviews given the awful standard of food we were served. £70 on two courses which were not authentic Italian in any way. The prawns were tasteless with a warm gelatinous sauce served with a cold salad...More

2  Thank zico2000
La F, Manager at La Fontana Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

During the course of your meal, two waiters came over to ask if your food was ok, on each occasion you replied "very nice". I personally brought your bill over to you so I'm a little confused that you would leave the restaurant without speaking...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

My friend and I rang after seeing a show, the show finished earlier than expected and the restaurant didn’t open till 5pm. We rang at 4.30 to enquire about a table and was told as long as we arrived at 5pm they would fit us...More

Thank JMJONESY
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Vicky B
29 July 2017|
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Response from Mari195919 | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't help, my review was based on walking in without a booking, have never tried to phone them
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executiverocker
27 April 2017|
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Response from Minicooper59 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcome children they have pencils and sheets to colour in .👍
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cwater419
27 October 2016|
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Response from La F | Property representative |
Headwaiter stefano ,laura and victor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622231
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Description
Established for over 20 years, experience a true taste of Italy at La Fontana in their modern Italian Courtyard Restaurant, set beneath a twinkling starry night sky, complete with roof slates, decorative trellis and of course, La Fontana - the fountain after which the Restaurant is named! Enjoy the first class Italian cuisine & warm Mediterranean ambience brought to you by long-time owner Franco and his team of loyal, passionate staff.
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