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La Trattoria

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346 King William St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8212 3327
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Sat 17:00 - 01:00
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135 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent dinner here. Had a small garlic bread to share between the two of us, just right and delicious. I had the garlic prawns main and my wife had a small prawn pasta, both superb. Antonio, our waiter was top notch - professional, friendly, attentive to the right degree. Would go every week if we lived in Adelaide.

Thank DonaldQuackers
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been coming here with family and friends for the last 13 years and I have always been looked after with great service and great food. My favs are the Pollo Romano & Monte Bianco but you really can't go wrong with anything on the menu. The pizza is amazing and a real signature dish here. The decor is slightly... More 

Thank M_Evans84
Adelaide, Australia
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I only discovered this restaurant a couple of weeks ago as my friend had moved into King William Street. I LOVE IT !!! True Italian food, true Italian atmosphere. I had spaghetti marinara, A dish I love but had not had for ages, well it was magnificent. Had sweets and affogato. Professional male waiters who know where you are sitting... More 

Thank Gordon R
Adelaide, Australia
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192 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Affectionately know as La Trat this truly good real Italian eatery has been there for years - decor is dated (but who cares) - always busy - day and night. Also has outdoor seating on footpath - protected and heated during cooler months. Pasta dishes of all sorts-a favourite being the Marinara (seafood) and the black olive & anchovy, gnocchi... More 

Thank 135Eleni
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114 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and a busy restaurant. We arrived at 19:10 and the place was very, very busy. However, they are more than accommodating in trying to find you a table. At some point there were ten people waiting. We both had Scallopina which was very tasty, very plentiful and delicious. Their house wine was excellent

Thank Lucyleak
Collie, Australia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rescued by the attentive staff from misbehaving noisy screaming high-chair occupant to a cosy corner. Garlic bread, Garden salad to standard. Hubby had chef special pizza, better than good, I had pasta with prawns (cause i like prawn anything) was delicious. Comprehensive drinks menu. We loved it! Thanks 🙏

Thank QueenJulie1958
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great night: Great food, amazing service and vibrant atmosphere. The house wine was perfect, my risotto delicious...and my 3 guests were impressed with their veal, chicken and steak dishes! Will surely visit agsin.

Thank Kitty C
Adelaide, Australia
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415 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dined at 'La Tratt' twice in the past week, each time with different friends. The team at this long established Adelaide food icon continue to provide good service, in good humour [mostly], day in and day out. In a city with the sheer number and quality of cafes & restaurants as Adelaide, anyone who can stay in business... More 

Thank pakabay
Wellington, New Zealand
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161 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was there on a Sunday evening and the place was packed. It has a real family run feel to the place. I was a little disappointed with the bruschetta but the gnocchi and tiramisu was very nice. It might be down to how busy they were but it felt to me that they were a bit short staffed as... More 

Thank Irish_Kiwi77
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rang and booked this restaurant on the advice of this forum and are glad we did. The place was humming. We had the polo, bruschetta and prawns all washed down with a nice Italian red wine and we loved it all. Tiramisu to be shared and a glass of port each rounded out the meal nicely. Awesome experience and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 346 King William St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8212 3327

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