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La Fontana Italian Restaurant

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17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
01253 622231
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Established for over 20 years, experience a true taste of Italy at La...
Established for over 20 years, experience a true taste of Italy at La Fontana in their modern Italian Courtyard Restaurant, set beneath a twinkling starry night sky, complete with roof slates, decorative trellis and of course, La Fontana - the fountain after which the Restaurant is named! Enjoy the first class Italian cuisine & warm Mediterranean ambience brought to you by long-time owner Franco and his team of loyal, passionate staff.
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  • 381
    Excellent
  • 99
    Very good
  • 34
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Anniversary meal with family & friends.

7 of us visited here last night for a meal and I could not find 1 fault. Food delicious.Staff friendly and professional. Surroundings Lovely clean and relaxing.Very reasonably priced and I will definitely go again the next time I visit Blackpool. Lovely Italian Restaurant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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ellesmere port wirral
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Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Doing business
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551 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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ellesmere port wirral
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

7 of us visited here last night for a meal and I could not find 1 fault. Food delicious.Staff friendly and professional. Surroundings Lovely clean and relaxing.Very reasonably priced and I will definitely go again the next time I visit Blackpool. Lovely Italian Restaurant.

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Visited with our almost 2 year old daughter. Staff were excellent with her. Food and service was also excellent. Will definitely go again

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We ate here last night. Really lovely. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Food was very tasty. Not to expensive either. The restaurant was very busy. All tables full yet we didn't have to wait to long for food. Would definitely recommend..

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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Fairly centrally located and only a short walk from the north pier, this restaurant has been decorated to give the impression of eating outdoors and it works well. Offering quite an extensive menu, the food is very good and well presented, and reasonably priced too, as generally are the drinks.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Romantic cosey setting, friendly staff, outstanding food, reasonably priced & didn't feel rushed.. just beautiful!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Simply the best Italian in Blackpool. It's beautiful inside. The food is delicious, reasonably priced and the service is top class! The waiters are very funny and make your dining experience all the more enjoyable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Food could not be faulted.. It was delicious! and the prices were very reasonable too. The service was brilliant, they were very welcoming and could not have done more to help. Would definitely come here again.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Lovely tasty food,extensive menu,early bird set menu if you eat before 7.30pm,great service,a little expensive,but,great for a special occasion.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

browsed Italian restaurants in Blackpool and we decided on this one which I was so glad of as the food was just sensational. We were welcomed with big smiles, didn't take long for a table, didn't have to wait long for food, excellent value for money, I would most certainly recommend this place especially for couples as its a romantic... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Fell upon this restaurant by chance and gave it a go, went back a couple of days later during a Northern Soul weekend in Blackpool. Can honestly say this is some of the best Italian food I have ever tasted, my missus agrees, and she is of Italian extraction! The food here was top quality, it had a real home-cooked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: 01253 622231

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Entertaining clients, Doing business

Description

Established for over 20 years, experience a true taste of Italy at La Fontana in their modern Italian Courtyard Restaurant, set beneath a twinkling starry night sky, complete with roof slates, decorative trellis and of course, La Fontana - the fountain after which the Restaurant is named! Enjoy the first class Italian cuisine & warm Mediterranean ambience brought to you by long-time owner Franco and his team of loyal, passionate staff.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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