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La Pizzeria

640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
+44 1702 341456
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here with my wife on a whim and so glad we did food, wine and service all tremendous will definitely be back soon. Italian/Sicilian food and atmosphere great!

Thank ptomo67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came across this by complete accident and we were stunned! Wine fab, food amazing and the service... as it should be, with friendly informative advice and a lovely smile! We have to drive 30mins to this place and the drive is so worth it.

1  Thank 1loves_shoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Southend for two days with only Trip Advisor to rely on for dining suggestions. This restaurant rates highly and the rating is richly merited. We were impressed with the ambience, the friendly buzz, the food menu items, the specials selections, the wine...More

1  Thank Kenfait2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with family my first experience here,what a delightful place ,the waiter was so pleasant nothing to much trouble,it was very busy but no waiting time at all,the menu was extensive and the food fresh and delicious.This really is the Italian restaurant to visit,and experience...More

1  Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here a number of times and despite basic decor the food and service has been amazing. However, dinner for two in June, manager away and wife in charge. A few other tables full and the experience couldn't be more different. Ricardo away and...More

2  Thank stevepgrant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our favourite restaurant by far! Lovely food, lovely atmosphere. We have visited as a family many times now & every time is fantastic.

Thank josteadman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family including 7year old and everything served was geared up for our own individual tastes. Made to feel as if i had just arrived on holiday in s Italy and felt sorry to leave. But will certainly be back

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I phoned in advance to check if they could provide vegan food , & was assured they could . In fact our waiter made several suggestions for us & 2 vegans had Risotto Verdi & Pasta Giardianer . We started with sharing amongst the 3...More

Thank annette487
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all! Fabulous food, big portions, great wine menu & lovely friendly atmosphere. We didn't book, but were welcomed as newcomers and would definitely dine here again.

Thank Jennie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely evening. Thanks Ricky for the sumptuous food and the great company. Until the next time.

Thank Mechetronics
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24 June 2017|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
Riccardo's steaks at the Pizzeria are AMAZING - so thick and juicy and cooked to perfection. You can have them with a bit of spaghetti bolognesse, or you can choose to have a steak with sliced fried potatoes. You can... More
Adrian C
2 February 2017|
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Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very good wine list from what I remember.
17 August 2016|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
Not always but it would be wise to call especially on weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 341456
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