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4716 East 2nd Street, Long Beach, CA 90803-5309
562 433 8100
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Takeout
Description: La Strada is a cozy neighborhood family-owned and operated restaurant. We...
La Strada is a cozy neighborhood family-owned and operated restaurant. We serve a variety of Pastas, from Fettuccine au Gratin to Linguini Pescadore, as well as many vegetarian options. Pizza is also on the menu!Service is first-class, yet friendly, truly genuine and caring. Come in and be part of our family!!
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  • 29
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love the Pizza and . . .

This is another great local spot, and when I am craving Italian its whee we go most of the time. We tried their pizza and whatever cheese they use makes it taste so yummy. Introduced it to my parents who are deep dish fans and every time they come down they want to get some! Like the sausage and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
ltlchristine
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Long Beach, California
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Long Beach, California
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This is another great local spot, and when I am craving Italian its whee we go most of the time. We tried their pizza and whatever cheese they use makes it taste so yummy. Introduced it to my parents who are deep dish fans and every time they come down they want to get some! Like the sausage and peppers... More 

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LisaRamelow, Owner at La Strada, responded to this review

Hello, and thank you for your awesome review of my restaurant--La Strada! It is greatly appreciated. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. All the pizzas we have on the menu are absolutely delicious, it is definitely hard to just pick one. We hope to see you in again soon! Next time you're... More 

Granite Bay, California
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We've tried several dishes here over time. The Chicken Piccata was a disappointment, too much vermouth in a sauce that wasn't cooked enough. Last night I had the Spaghetti and Meatballs, way too much tomato sauce with no distinctive flavor and meatballs that were dense and tasteless. My husband had the Carbonara, which had a sufficient amount of pancetta in... More 

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Seal Beach, California
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140 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Really good California-Italian fare, lighter than the red sauce places. A favorite which we frequently enjoy. Parking can be an issue.

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LisaRamelow, Owner at La Strada, responded to this review

Thanks for your awesome review of my restaurant--La Strada, it is greatly appreciated! We hope to see you again soon. Next time you're in, please ask for me! Thanks again, Lisa Ramelow (owner) More 

Long Beach, CA
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105 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Found La Strada when a business associate and I were driving through and figured we could find something for lunch on Second Street. We felt fortunate to have such an enjoyable lunch. Service was friendly and efficient. The menu offered plenty of variety. I had butternut ravioli and associate had eggplant parmesan, which came with a huge side of spaghetti.... More 

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LisaRamelow, Owner at La Strada, responded to this review

Thank you for your awesome review of my restaurant--La Strada, it is greatly appreciated! The butternut squash ravioli and eggplant parmesan are two of my favorite dishes, I'm glad you enjoyed them as well! We hope to see you again soon. Next time you're in, please ask for me! Thanks again, Lisa Ramelow (owner) https://www.facebook.com/LisaLaStrada More 

Long Beach, California
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

I was searching in Belmont Shore for a very late night restaurant (it was 10:30 on a Monday) and although beginning to close up, Kelley invited me in for dinner at La Strada. I have always loved LaStrada--they are EXTREMELY reasonable in their pricing, the atmosphere is great (the red checkered table cloths, etc) and the quality of the Italian... More 

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LisaRamelow, Owner at La Strada, responded to this review

Hi Jeff, Thank you for your taking the time to review my restaurant--La Strada, it is greatly appreciated! I'm so glad we could get you in for a late night bite. We hope to see you again soon. Next time you're in, please ask for me! Thanks again, Lisa Ramelow (owner) https://www.facebook.com/LisaLaStrada More 

Laguna Beach, CA
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

If this restaurant weren't on 2nd Street, it wouldn't stand a chance of surviving for long. Don't get me wrong, though. It's nice enough to visit for a pleasant little meal, but it's not a place you'd seek out for dinner.

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Edmonton, Canada
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful little restaurant on 2nd Street. Family owned, and it shows. Warm, friendly service in a casual dining space. The food is fresh and perfectly prepared. We shared a caprese salad, which was plenty big enough for two. I then had the linguini pescadore- great variety of fresh seafood and perfectly cooked pasta, while my wife had one of their... More 

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LisaRamelow, Owner at La Strada, responded to this review

Hi Richard, Thank you for taking the time to review my restaurant--La Strada! Your kind comments are greatly appreciated. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience. We hope to see you in again soon. Next time you're in, please ask for me. Thanks again, Lisa Ramelow (owner) More 

Jenks, Oklahoma
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

In long beach for the next couple days and was looking to try a good local Italian joint. La strada did not disappoint. Ordered the Bianca Alfredo pizza and spaghetti w meat balls. That pizza was perfection. Will def be back!

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Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

When we walked past it seemed diners were relaxed and really enjoying their meals. We were not intending to stop here but are very glad we did. We asked for a table right were the restaurant opens to the sidewalk. It was a beautiful night and a nice breeze. The servers were very attentive and we had our drinks quickly.... More 

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Long Beach, California
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The intimacy of La Strada is equal to the service and food, thank goodness for us locals! Our server (so sorry I am blanking on his name) was extremely attentive and sincere..not just a 'checker backer'. There on Saturday and while the bars around 2nd Street were typically noisy, traffic in La Strada was not overly busy at 6:30PM and... More 

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Additional Information about La Strada

Address: 4716 East 2nd Street, Long Beach, CA 90803-5309
Phone Number: 562 433 8100
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4716 East 2nd Street, Long Beach, CA 90803-5309
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: 562 433 8100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Description

La Strada is a cozy neighborhood family-owned and operated restaurant. We serve a variety of Pastas, from Fettuccine au Gratin to Linguini Pescadore, as well as many vegetarian options. Pizza is also on the menu!Service is first-class, yet friendly, truly genuine and caring. Come in and be part of our family!!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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