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9 Queen Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5G4, Canada
905-684-5448
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A most enjoyable evening!

Our group of 22 had a great evening at La Scala last Saturday! The food was very good, the service for our large group was excellent, and it was very nice to have the private room to ourselves. Many thanks to Stephanie and Kelsey who looked after us so well. We would definitely consider this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
Jennifer S
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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  • Special occasions
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English first
St. Catharines, Canada
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73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This venue located in a restored house on Queen St. in St.Catharines offers many delicious entrees of a European style cuisine. A lovely atmosphere and delicious food, combined with an above average and reasonably priced wine selection. This is a must try when visiting the new Meridian Centre or Performing Arts Centre.

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Toronto, Canada
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Excellent service, delightful atmosphere. . Veal scallopinni was deiicious, gnocchi better than in Italy. Salads fresh and crisp. Waitress was attentive and extremely pleasant. Try the panne cotta for dessert. A touch of Italy in Ontario.

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Our group of 22 had a great evening at La Scala last Saturday! The food was very good, the service for our large group was excellent, and it was very nice to have the private room to ourselves. Many thanks to Stephanie and Kelsey who looked after us so well. We would definitely consider this restaurant again for either a... More 

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Ontario
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

La Scala restaurant was recommended to uș by friends and after checking the menu on the restaurant website we decided to have dinner and celebrate my husband's birthday. We liked the food and ambiance, the service was ok, but the waitress did not seem very experienced. I had veal scallopini, which was delicious, I highly recommend it, compliments to the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I was invited to La Scala by a very knowledgeable foodie friend and was very glad to go. It was a lovely space with a great looking bar and two-seater booths. The lunch menu was very tight and interesting. Salads are very fresh. While not ordered, the entrees ordered at other tables looked delicious. Servings were large. Will definitely go... More 

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ontario, canada
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Great spot if you are looking for a nice dinner out and want a more relaxed intimate setting. Menu is limited in terms of quantity but seems to fit the atmosphere and pace of the restaurant. Service was amazing, very attentive and knowledgeable wait staff although the food took awhile to come out on what looked to be a slow... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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55 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Decor/ atmosphere and service was excellent. Was disappointed with the spinach salad(very dry) and pasta entree. Prices are reasonable and will try again.

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Michigan
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Decent new restaurant with a great atmosphere. The food was good but not great. Sauces were a little underwhelming and risotto could have been less dry. Menu is good, however. I just think they need to work out some kinks. Will give it another shot.

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Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Food took a long time to get to us first waitress tried to give us the wrong dish.mmy husband said his soup was blend but calamari was ok. A okay restaurant but being to better.

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This is the best restaurant I've ever been to in Niagara. Stuff is extremely friendly and nice. They can cook anything for you even if its not on the menu. Food is delicious and prices are great. I would definitely cone back here.

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Additional Information about La Scala

Address: 9 Queen Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5G4, Canada
Phone Number: 905-684-5448
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 Queen Street, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5G4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 905-684-5448

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?