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La Ciociara

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$$ - $$$
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41 Friars Street, Stirling FK8 1HA, Scotland
+44 1786 451552
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a great lunch here. Bruschetta, spaghetti bolognese and ice cream all for £10.95. Food was delicious in this family run restaurant and staff were lovely. Will certainly be back for more of this wonderfully authentic Italian food. Well done to the owners of this delightful Italian restaurant you're on a winner here

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Thank Lesley D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Outstanding Pizza (very light base and fresh ingredients), ice cream (large selection and delicious) and service (very friendly and helpful). 10/10. Highly recommended.

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Thank Peter E
York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an wonderful meal. The food was so yummy. The house wine was the best we have ever had. Everyone was very friendly. We would recommend anyone visiting Stirling to go there.

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Thank 729grahams
Buckinghamshire
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a return visit to this popular restaurant, and once again the food was good quality, service was excellent , wine at the right temperature , all good things. £35 for two people including drinks , that's not too bad.

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Thank Frequentflyer046
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have had pizza from many places in the world such as USA, Vietnam and Singapore but the best by far is from this wonderful wee place in Stirling. I am always comparing and nothing comes close to La Ciociara. I had the Margherita and my sister ordered the Quattro Formaggi (four cheeses with no tomatoes). I love the Margherita... More 

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Thank Martin B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. Decor is lovely and homely. Food is very authentic Italian and tasty. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Kathleen F
Stirling
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

One of our favourite Italian eateries in the town, never disappointed to date although they do charge you 50p for using a DEBIT or credit card , so I pay cash! Food is delicious although to be fair we usually have pizza, salad and wine but ALL the food that comes over the servery looks delicious and is always piping... More 

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Thank Davy M
Oban, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were greeted by a charming Italian waitress who was exceptionally helpful. She organised a variation on the menu for my husband and asked the chef about the provenance of the pasta for me. The menu had choices I was unfamiliar with which is always nice. It was fun to watch the pizza dough being tossed in the kitchen. We... More 

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Thank saffisusan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch. 3 course for £10.95. 2 starters were stuffed mushrooms and crostini with tomato and mozzarella and both were very good. Mains were an American baguette and penne arribiata, the baguette was nice and the penne was excellent. Had ice cream and caramel shortcake to finish. Overall a great lunch and very reasonable, will be back as... More 

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Thank Bravitar
Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Me and my wife have walked past this restaurant for as long as a can remember, we decided to give it a go last night for the first time. The table was booked for 8 for 4 of us, seated no problems and greeted with a polite and warming atmosphere. Food and drinks ordered, food and drinks arrived with no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$33
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Friars Street, Stirling FK8 1HA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 451552

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?