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La Bocca Urban Pizzaria

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Italian, Pizza, Contemporary, Wine Bar
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7th and Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
480 967 5244
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here many times, beer, small flatbreads and bruschetta all delicious. atmosphere is hip and casual, outside dining nice and can fit a large group with some notice. This place is always an easy choice when not sure where to go.

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Thank Sandra B
London, Kentucky
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in town for an expo and walked down from the hotel for lunch on July 1st. Had small pie with a beer on the side. Wonderful meal and I enjoyed it greatly. The staff was wonderful and most solicitous of me. I do regret not being able to eat there again before I left. Next time I am in... More 

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Thank Mike P
Chandler, Arizona, United States
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We love the atmosphere of this place. The service is great and the food is good. It's a little challenging to find parking but it's worth it.

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Thank Melissa R
Miami Beach, Florida
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84 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Dined there on a Saturday night and have no complaints other than the prevalence of ugly tatoos on most of the waitresses. Good salad and tasty homemade tagliatelle bolognese washed down with several glasses of Graffigna Reserve Malbec. Reasonable prices and an attractive room.

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Thank TuanBesar69
North Carolina
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I was part of a business gathering and the restaurant set us up with a wide variety of appetizers and selections from the menu. The gathering was a stand up / networking opportunity, so the wait staff took drink orders and replenished the food as needed. It seemed as if they provided at least one of everything that included meats,... More 

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Thank Greg R
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

My goat cheese pear salad was incredible! Hubby had heirloom beat and tomato salad and he loved it. We enjoyed our margarita pizza although we were not too hungry after our salads... But we ate it later and it was very good.

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Thank donica
San Diego, California
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

I was there with family ranging from 10 to 60 and everyone really enjoyed the place. The atmosphere is very relaxed and all our food was excellent. The service was a bit slow but everything came out perfect.

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Thank Charlyg12345
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

For my money the best place on mill... Great selection of wines and craft beers ... Very reliable menu and service.

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Thank Jeroen G
Chico, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

This is where you want to go if friends or your parents are paying the bill. Its not expensive overall, but classy, relaxing, and will make an impression on guests regarding your refined tastes and concern for their well-being. A fill range of great salads, entrees, and pizzas are complemented by great seating and wait-staff, s wonderfully sophisticated and urban... More 

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Thank JoelZ195
New Jersey
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100 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Second trip to this Italian restaurant in the Mill Ave area of Tempe. Ordered a caesar salad to go with my pizza. Was disappointed to see it come with tomatoes (caesar salad should NEVER have tomatoes), but was really disappointed when my salad arrived frozen. Notified staff and they verified that all of their salads were frozen (mistakenly). Thanked me... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Contemporary, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7th and Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: 480 967 5244

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