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La Parolaccia Osteria Italiana

2945 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803-5414
+1 562-438-1235
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2945 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803-5414
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of our favorite neighborhood restaurants for lunch or dinner. Be sure to get a carafe of their Sangiovese wine - it is fabulous and goes with everything on the menu, most of which we have tried. Very family friendly but fills up...More

Thank NSmer
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have ever had stone oven fire roasted pizza then you know it is impossible to eat anything else (and enjoy it anyway) La Parolaccia is just the place. And I know there other menu items are good, yes pasta cooked properly, but the...More

Thank Mbear88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As soon as you step into this place, the delicious arromas hit you with a a proverbial punch to the happy glands. Food is just outright spectacular. Family oriented as well as for those romantic dates, with your goyll/boyfrend or with your wife... The portions...More

Thank Corbin6dallas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this through trip advisor. Great little place with good size portions and very good and short wine list that is reasonable. Servers were friendly and the food was good at a fair price. If you are craving Italian food this is a good choice.

Thank John R
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here on a Wednesday night, the place was quite busy. There is parking available, which is often difficult in this area. We split a Caesar salad, which was quite good with real anchovies. The portion was generous. I had the Spaghetti Nonna...More

Thank Constance M
Reviewed April 17, 2018

This is a real find. Genuine family resturant with a comprehensive pizza and pasta menu. Wood fired oven ensures a 'real' pizza with a lovely thin base. Surprisingly comprehensive wine list leaning towards excellent Italian wines. Some real treasures with the staff actually knowledge about...More

Thank seniors2Melbourne
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Family dinner, large party. Made a reservation which I'm glad we did because it was pretty busy, late Friday dinner hour. We were seated right away but we had to snag a waitress. Victoria the Amazing Waitress stepped right in and apologized that no one...More

Reviewed January 22, 2018

Great food, portions are large. The atmosphere is very festive and the wine selection is good. The only thing I do not like is that you have to park across the a very busy street.

Thank Lenin T
Reviewed December 27, 2017

First time visit to this restaurant. The food was outstanding and the service was great. It was very busy and the staff really "hustled" to get food to the table. In spite of them "running" the service was friendly they were very attentive to our...More

Thank Manny V
Reviewed December 25, 2017

Eight friends and family gathered for a pre-Christmas celebration. Although the place was packed with smiling diners, our table was ready when we arrived; bread, butter, dipping sauce were served immediately and two bottles of wine opened and poured.followed by delivery of two delicious appitezers....More

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January 17, 2017|
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Response from lynndds | Reviewed this property |
I'm just a customer, but I would think if you called and asked to speak to Stephano the owner or his daughter Francesca or the waitress that has been there forever Victoria, you would get answer.
thos M
November 28, 2016|
Response from lynndds | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant and ask. I have no idea, I'm just a customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2945 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803-5414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-438-1235
  • E-mail
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