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LA Scala Restaurant

1012 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21202 (Little Italy)
+1 410-783-9209
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Ranked #11 of 1,791 Restaurants in Baltimore
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Sun 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Little Italy
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: S. Central/Exeter
Transit: We offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from all downtown hotels.
Description: Welcome to La Scala Ristorante Italiano, regional Italian cuisine at its finest. In Milan, La Scala is known for great music; in Little Italy, La Scala means great food!
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English first
Dallas, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

Despite some bad reviews, I decided to try it. So glad I did. My experience was excellent from the moment I walked in the door to when I left.

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New York
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Dined at LA Scala with a party of six, and no one had a complaint about the food. The Veal Marsala was excellent, with a sauce worthy of sopping up with bread. The bruschetta and antipasto were also fresh and well portioned, while the Cesar salad, prepared inside a whole lettuce leaf, was both creative and satisfying as a meal... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 NEW

We visited La Scala a year ago for dessert and wine after bailing out of a nearby bad restaurant. This time we went for dinner, and it was fantastic. Having just returned from Italy, we know that this is the real deal. The food is great, the wine list is extensive with a vast choice of Italian and other wines,... More

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Houston, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I am a senior executive with a major company. Staff looked at me with an unpleasant look when I walked in (casually but pleasantly dressed in jeans, nice shirt and baseball cap). Upon sitting down at the bar, I was asked to leave unless I removed my baseball cap. I was embarrassed and summarily left. Will never be back......

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

And the grilled Cesar salad as well. Yes! grilled Cesar: slightly charred romaine with hot melted cheese making the crotons stick to the lettuce. Go for Happy Hour 5-7pm & sample all the scrumptious dishes as appetizers for $6 each. The hospitality is old world & I have never found a more delicious espresso martini, anywhere.

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Tuxedo Park, New York
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Very pleasant authentic Italian family meal. Pasta, grilled octopus, and veal dishes were all excellent. Waited on by a number of very friendly staff.

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Top Contributor
139 reviews 139 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Yum, Yum, Yum. From the great free shuttle from our hotel to every delicious bite of well prepared and presented food. Plus the interior atmosphere of the place is over the top. Great sauces, fish dishes and pasta. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. Worth your food dollars here in Little Italy.

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Oslo, Norway
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Excellent salads, good service and great views at La Scala. Plenty of seating in the shade but we were able to sit in the sunshine every time we were there. Try the goats cheese salad.

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New Jersey
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75 reviews 75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We dined here for my Mom's 60th birthday and thoroughly enjoyed it. They presented her with a birthday card when we sat down because we noted the occasion in the reservation. We really enjoyed the bruschetta...and their penne vodka was amazing, they make it with a dash of tabasco sauce and it gives it this unique and delicious flavor. Great... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

This authentic restaurant in Little Italy is a 10. Menus are presented sealed, to make you feel special. Food is delicious, with so very many delicious choices. I'd recommend the whole fish which they fillet at the table, or the Caesar salad, which is actually grilled and wonderful. As noted above, they will pick you up and return you to... More

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Additional Information about LA Scala Restaurant

Address: 1012 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21202
Phone Number: +1 410-783-9209
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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