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La vela

4-6 Abingdon Street, Burnham-On-Sea TA8 1PH, England
+44 1278 782707
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (68 reviews)
“risotto” (15 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 Abingdon Street, Burnham-On-Sea TA8 1PH, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The restaurant has a friendly feel with a lively and fun atmosphere Food is first rate both in quantity and quality

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Yet another excellent meal, great service from Hazel and food up to it’s usual high standard! Highly recommend for all occasions.......already booked for a forthcoming family Birthday dinner. Good choice and value for money.

Thank L0gan19
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited la vella saturday night 13th January very busy very helpful staff the food was excellent as always. There has been a change in staff but I think for the better. Much more choice NO FROZEN CHIPS unsure what other people are inferring to...More

1  Thank mandy m
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On arrival we were greeted by a friendly and warming host, and a lovely atmosphere. The waitresses were friendly and helpful in choosing food and wine; we ordered steaks and the new sea bass special. The food was the best Italian cuisine we’ve had, and...More

Thank Foodmaster1010
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and my Hubby went for a date night beautiful place and very welcoming friendly staff we had pasta dishes called fusilli al forno was tasty and piping hot all the ingredients freshly put together amazing 😋dessert was fantastic restaurant was nice and clean can’t...More

Thank Aydeniz A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant best place in burnham on sea lovely staff and friendly.open kitchen you can see your food while is made sebass special was outstanding all my family enjoy they food.beautifull atmosphere we all had for dessert tiramisu it was yummy see you soon Lavela

Thank spider050
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have posted on La Vela Facebook page but my post keeps being removed. We have been visiting La Vela for a few years now always excellent. Not now, we visited last Saturday such a disappointing night! Inexperience staff, much smaller portions, dishes, standard frozen...More

2  Thank VickieMcD2103
spider050, Owner at La vela, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Customer, La vela Restaurant is a family-run business in the heart of Burnham on Sea, constantly endeavouring to provide the finest dining experience for their valued customers in the successfully past 12 years. We always appreciate genuine comments as we strongly believe that, it...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t been for a while , we booked a table for 5 several months ago for a pre Christmas with friends. Plenty of staff available when we arrived and at 730 the place was packed and very noisy . Sometimes the music is so loud...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal with friends. On arrival greeted with friendly smiling staff. Showed us to our table, starters and main courses were lovely. The service was outstanding, couldnt fault the restaurant or staff will definitely come back again. Highly recommend coming here

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Always tasty fresh food and friendly staff .dessert are yummy and children friendly will be back again.

Thank spider050
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 Abingdon Street, Burnham-On-Sea TA8 1PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Burnham-On-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1278 782707
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