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12500 Tamiami Trl S, North Port, FL 34287-1474
941-423-9211
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    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
Amazing Italian, Amazing owners

The food is always exceptional and freshly made to order. Chris and Nichole own, operate and cook the most amazing dishes. This place should be packed to the rafters every night because the food is so delicious. We have tried just about everything on the menu and continue to go every time we are in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
susiejc
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Columbia, IL
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Columbia, IL
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235 reviews 235 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The food is always exceptional and freshly made to order. Chris and Nichole own, operate and cook the most amazing dishes. This place should be packed to the rafters every night because the food is so delicious. We have tried just about everything on the menu and continue to go every time we are in North Port. Please don't just... More 

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This place is tucked away in a small strip shopping center. It is unpretentious but surprisingly good, both food and service. Specials were quite innovative and presentation of food inviting. Would be nice if they could offered a full bar. The atmosphere lacks a bit but the food and service go a long way in making up for that.

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Englewood, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Very good and freshly cooked Italian food. Excellent carafe of Italian wine but a bottle of sparkling water cost $8. Friendly and helpful staff. Not many tables occupied at 7pm, so lacks buzz. Overall an enjoyable experience and we will return for the food.

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North Port, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Went here for my husband birthday. The food and service were excellent. Will definitely visit again and recomend to others.

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Columbia, IL
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235 reviews 235 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Nicole knew we were coming in and made the best wedding soup for my husband. It was fantastic It is always the first place we go to eat when visiting our Florida home. Service is wonderful and the food is the best Italian food around. Why drive far when the best is in your own back yard and it is... More 

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North Port, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Service and food are good. Restaurant needs to refurbish. Furniture is tired. Prices are high for the ambiance of the restaurant.

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North Port, Florida
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61 reviews 61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Stopped by for dinner, it was the best italian dish I have ever had. Delicious fresh made salad, and dressing. The calamari dish is out of the world. Just wonderful. Can't help loving their warm homemade bread. Its worth the trip to the western end of North Port, near Warm Mineral springs. You wont be disappointed, Nicole and Chris are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Been here twice, I always try places more then once. Just to give a second chance if it was bad the first time around. Food was ok but not great. Service staff seems lost at times. I do feel this could be a great place, if a few changes in staff and service would be made. Don't charge 5 star... More 

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Columbia, IL
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235 reviews 235 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

What a place!! Warm, homey, welcoming with good smells and friendly owners. It is our fist stop when we fly into our Heron Creek Home and the last place we eat. They have the best Italian food, if you give it a try you will keep coming back. At first we went to Venice but for Italian you must try... More 

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North Port, FL
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My family and I have been going to La Rocca for years. The food is fantastic, the service is very friendly and prompt…and the atmosphere is a cross between a neighborhood haunt and a small family restaurant. It will be one of your favorites once you try it.

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Additional Information about La Rocca

Address: 12500 Tamiami Trl S, North Port, FL 34287-1474
Phone Number: 941-423-9211
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  North Port
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Continental

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12500 Tamiami Trl S, North Port, FL 34287-1474
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  North Port
  • Phone Number: 941-423-9211

Price and Cuisine

  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Italian, Continental
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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