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La Vita

161 Queen Street | George Square, Glasgow G1 3BJ, Scotland
+44 141 248 3533
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (122 reviews)
“tiramisu” (30 reviews)
“stew” (16 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
161 Queen Street | George Square, Glasgow G1 3BJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited on Friday the 30th of November, we love la vita and normally have a great meal and experience. When we arrived the police were at the table mentioned as per reviews below! Which I now also realise why! I would have been furious...More

Thank EmmaDM21
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This wasn’t an Italian experience. I doubt that staff has any experience with Italian cuisine. Coffee was a joke - black coffee doesn’t mean pouring boiling water into an espresso for goodness sake! You will burn the coffee that way and this is something staff...More

Thank Experience724969
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant on Friday 30th November when we were out Christmas shopping. Have visited on a few occasions but we were really dissatisfied with the service due to being overcharged for our meal. We were told when we phoned it would be £22.95...More

7  Thank Angela Marie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The police were at a table talking to some customers didn’t think much of it, until we were going to pay our bill When we seen another table of people speaking to the manager at the door heard him say You haven’t paid all ur...More

7  Thank nik261
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went in here without reading any reviews or anything beforehand. The rain was horrendous and we had no motivation to walk around and get soaked. I was so sceptical but as we entered we immediately felt at ease the manager/waiter that greeted us was...More

Thank Sucioperro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was disgusted in the way we were made to feel in this place today! We booked a table for my husband, me and our 1 and 2 year old kids. As you can imagine it's quite daunting going out with two young babies and...More

6  Thank lorna m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic deal through 5pm 3 courses for £15 with glass of Prosecco, fantastic choices from the menu. Food always amazing, good service, feels a bit crowded at times however does not take away from a great experience

Thank Khameleon2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always come here whenever we visit Glasgow. We were very happy with our meal and the service was good too even though they were very busy. My only negative comment would be that the tables are a bit too close together, would be nice...More

Thank mobyScotland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there on business and this place has got to be the worst place to go for a meeting with too many tables crammed into the space they have and we were squeezed into a corner next to the stairs and there was another...More

Thank ian m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place, nice,warm and cosy, good brekie choice , Italian style or good old Scottish, coffee was very good and good price, just an all round friendly place 😀

Thank lauraloch
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Chryselle W
October 19, 2016|
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Response from mizliz_uk | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do gluten free pizza; just let them know when you order - they are always happy to accommodate dietary needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Queen Street | George Square, Glasgow G1 3BJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighborhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 248 3533
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