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La Dolce Vita

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12112 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1924
+1 216-721-8155
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
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“caprese salad” (9 reviews)
“cacio e pepe” (4 reviews)
“bow tie pasta” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12112 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1924
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided on La Dolce Vita one evening in Murray Hill because it was the only restaurant open there. The hostess told us it would be roughly 30 minutes and we decided to wait. A few minutes later, the owner came by and sat us...More

Thank KFCincy26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten here a number of times and always had a fantastic meal along with wine. They also have opera nights which one needs to experience.

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a terrible experience for a dinner here. The water lady was called to make orders for us, we pointed out the dish name on the menu to her since she had no clue what’s on the menu. We waited for a long time...More

Thank M S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Because they were very short-staffed, we waited an unreasonable time 1) to be greeted and seated (despite reservations), 2) to receive water, 3) to have our order taken, and 4) to receive our food. Let me emphasize the staff was working very hard, but the...More

Thank Tim_ND79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited here with my former roommate, during a Cleveland trip that was fun from beginning to end. Our stop at La Dolce Vita was our final restaurant experience and it was extremely satisfying. My roomie Patti wanted to show us Little...More

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here during the festival. Paid $9 for two slices of eggplant, no pasta. I just returned from a two month trip to Italy and this food was sub-par. Prices were high and everything is fried and greasy. There are much better places to eat...More

Thank Grant I
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Italian cuisine , even cater to my daughter and fiancé who are vegan. Owner stopped by several times at the table to check on things and have nice small talk. Highly recommend this restaurant if ever down in Little Italy 😊

Thank ski5fam
Reviewed July 17, 2018

So many places to eat in Little Italy but how do you choose? As you walk up to to La Dolce Vita, you can choose between the romantic sidewalk patio tables for two or the family tables inside. Small details like the fresh tomatoes on...More

Thank deedee549
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We are from central Ohio but drive three hours to Cleveland Clinic monthly for doctor appointment. We always try to incorporate something fun to give us something to look forward to besides the excellent care we get at Cleveland Clinic. We usually go to Slyman's...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We went here for lunch. We had the pasta pesto Omar this dish was enough to share. The service was wonderful

Thank Flyboywife
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December 25, 2016|
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Response from Julie K | Reviewed this property |
its a nice restaurant so i dont know about athletic clothes for the kids. jeans for adults should be okay but not with a tshirt or anything like that. especially on a fri or sat night. i mean, i dont know if they would ask... More
Alex S
December 24, 2015|
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Response from Mayorskip | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. Call the restaurant and ask. I imagine they do because they make it fresh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12112 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1924
  • Public Transportation: RTA bus stop in front of restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-721-8155
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