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La Vita Dolce

231 Swanson Ave, 2711 McCulloch Blvd., Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0931
+1 928-680-5885
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
“bread basket” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
231 Swanson Ave, 2711 McCulloch Blvd., Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0931
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's Friday night and the restaurant is busy. We're told 20 minutes before being seated. 20 minutes it is. Nice change!!! The most impressive though, is the appetizer... clams in the most satisfying sauce I've had in a long time. The entree was tasty as...More

Thank Heyjose1137
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tuesday nights are $5 all you can eat spaghetti nights! This was a perfect evening meal with seating for 4 of us. We got there at 5 (my parents eat early...) and got a booth right away. We all took advantage of the $5 spaghetti...More

Thank Nicole N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by with friends for our last night in Lake Havasu. The restaurant smells so yummy upon entering. Delicious menu and wonderful house wine. All in all, a great way to end our trip. Will return next year.

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We had dinner here last night. Hubby had the meat lasagna, ate it all. I had the seafood bouillabaisse, our server, Brett, suggested I added marinara sauce. OMG it was absolutely delicious, I ate every bit. Nice bottle of Pino.......perfect dinner. We will definitely return!...More

Thank sunseeker087
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Have eaten here a couple of times. Busy busy place, call ahead. Food is great, service even better. Unfortunately I forgot our servers name, ha has been there for years, amazing and so entertaining! Food always great and a fun atmosphere! I would highly recommend...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

If you want good atmosphere and a window with a view you found the right place.The service was friendly, timely & good. They bring bread to the table which is nice but if the bread was good it would be better. Compare it to a...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Hands down, the best Italian food in LHC. The Shrimp Scampi (and the service) at the bar is terrific.

Thank jkershners
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

I had the Colorado Lamb chops special. It was ALL fat. The kitchen would have known that it was ALL fat prior to cooking it because it would have been ALL White. It came with noodles with chopped salsa on top-no flavour. I would Never...More

Thank sherrumbear
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This was a surprise.. Went here for dinner the place was crowded but got sat down immediately service was good. I tried the special lobster ravioli and filet.. Excellent.. Good food good service...

Thank TLC253
Reviewed 20 December 2017

I have eaten here about 30 times and it's perfect every time I come. This , along with the quality of food and service, allows me to conclude that this is the best restaurant overall in Lake Havasu. I have had the Filet 20 times...More

Thank Steve S
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Ellen B
15 December 2016|
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Response from brian195524 | Reviewed this property |
there is easy parking for you and even across the street! you will ok!
Kristin F
26 August 2015|
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Response from monamachine | Property representative |
Yes we have plenty of Gluten free options from pasta to pizza to lasagna and gnocchi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 Swanson Ave, 2711 McCulloch Blvd., Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-0931
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Lake Havasu City
  • Phone Number: +1 928-680-5885
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La Vita Dolce is Open 7 Days a Week. Dolce offers great food and generous portions with a Modern Ambiance. Dolce also serves New York Style Pizza, Filet Mignons with Lobster Raviolis, and delicious Italian dishes: everything from Spaghetti & Meatballs to Risotto to Butternut Squash Raviolis, and many more. Also, throughout the week Dolce enjoys live music and Happy Hour Daily from 3-6pm in the bar *except Sundays. Dolce offers numerous Italian Wines, Italian Drinks, Italian Beers, Fine Wines, and Draft & Bottle Beers. Daily Drink & Food Specials! Open for Lunch Daily at 11am. Also catering is available. Call Dolce 928.680.5885
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