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L'artista

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61 The Parade, High Street, Watford WD17 1PL, England
01923 210055
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love this restaurant and have visited many times. Good food with a great choice, good atmosphere, reasonably priced and local

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Thank Kay1101
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is ok but the male waiters looks too ostentatious at the female clients. You know, that Latin scanning thing...:) Allora?

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Thank Johnny M
Watford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Having sought advise from friends and colleagues on where to dine on a special occasion I went to L'artista. However, the restaurant was a let down for numerous reasons. The restaurant floor was cramped which made it difficult for guests to get around. With this mind, you couldn't enjoy your dinner without being jostled by another diner with going to... More 

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1 Thank fogals
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Over the last 10 years me, my friends and family have all spent countless nights in this fantastic restaurant. I've spent 3 of my birthdays here, always a brilliant night with amazing, delicious food. The staff are brilliant, always makes us laugh and always very helpful. You can also eat outdoors in summer which is lovely (while the night is... More 

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Thank Emma B
Watford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great authentic Italian food. Friendly staff and great atmosphere. You can normally get a seat but strongly advise that you pre-book if there is more than 4 of you.

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Thank Derek195560
London, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Called in with friends on a Saturday afternoon to enjoy a well prepared pizza with my friends opting for a pasta dish. Great service, food tasty. Will be going back again. If you are looking for a quiet place to eat, this is not the place. A typical Italian experience

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1 Thank Salsa D
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our meal. The tastes were wonderful and the portions were huge! My bruschetta starter was the best I have tasted. Food was quickly served and although there is no separate children's menu they provide smaller portions of main courses on request. This restaurant was busy which was a good sign and quite noisy so if it's a... More 

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1 Thank suziewoo24
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A staple restaurant that I love to visit when I go home to Watford. Food always great.. Whether it's a pasta or pizza dish... Reasonable priced.

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1 Thank Susan Patrice H
London, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 20 years eating here it was time for a review. This is a family owned Italian pizza/pasta joint in Watford, that outperforms London landmark Italian cuisine for a fraction of the price. Noisy lively interior with low ceiling and artsy combination of murals and famous Italians in photographs. The service is quick and friendly but the best talking is... More 

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Thank Chris D
Penzance, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose the restaurant based on proximity to hotel and reviews on this site. Wasn't disappointed - food was tasty and sitting outside on a sunny evening was lovely. Portions are very generous and house red was nice. 10% service charge included in cost - felt this was justified as we were looked after well Good choice for hearty Italian food

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Thank Sue H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 The Parade, High Street, Watford WD17 1PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Watford
  • Phone Number: 01923 210055

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?