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La Locanda

Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
+44 1200 445303
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked this venue midweek for my brother's birthday (over 50yrs) as he is a great lover of food and has heard brilliant things about this restaurant. Unfortunately we could only get a table for a late sitting as they were full until then, so...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always creating the most delicious food, with attentive service in lovely surroundings, La Laconda is our favourite restaurant by far! Walk through the door and be transported to Italy. The pears wrapped in bresaola with walnuts which I had on Friday were particularly good! We’ll...More

Thank fmorris1971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited early doors , mid week and what a find. The decor and ambience are lovely. We ordered a chicken liver starter to share with chicken, mozerella and speck main and a spaghetti with seafood baked in a brown paper parcel to follow. The food...More

Thank 766betty
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Step through the doors of La Locanda and get transported back to the true Italy. This is proper Italian food, authentic in concept and delivery and served in a beautifully renovated room by a team that appear to truly love what they do. An inviting...More

Thank dbwilkinson
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We booked the 8 course taster menu having been wowed by an a la cattle meal last year - we were not disappointed! Everything is fabulous - the service from the moment you arrive is wonderful, the decor is gorgeous (traditional but very comfortable &...More

Thank Nacci2
Reviewed April 9, 2018

9 family members dined here to celebrate a birthday,what a wonderful evening we had.service was excellent and the food delicious,the extra touches the restaurant serve make it special.

Thank louise326
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Not many miles out of Preston, this tiny little unique and authentic Italian restaurant nestled in a lovely village, Gisburn. The interior and exterior is modest, no pretensions of being ultra cool or smart, but very friendly and interesting. On two floors, simple wooden tables...More

Thank frances989
Reviewed April 3, 2018

I took my parents here a year ago and was pleased to see it remains just as good as in February 2017. The lady is very understanding – despite some earlier reviews! - and, with me, helped my less than mobile parents in and out...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We turned up on spec on Easter Sunday during a ride out on the motorbike, they found us a table no problem and even popped bike jackets, helmets and such in a safe place for us. The menu is not huge and food was really...More

Thank roo156
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Went to this small family owned place few times over past few month's. The atmosphere, the service, the food-everything was absolutely perfect, even with this place fully booked. Food was really tasty, fillet steak- one of the best I have ever tasted! Starters and desserts...More

Thank Svetlana Z
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December 16, 2015|
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Response from Mike-Meek | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park to the rear, Ive never had any problems with parking which is hardly surprising as I don't actually own a car, thank-you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $36
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Gisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 445303
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A warm welcome and friendly atmosphere awaits you in this cottage style restaurant, in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley, which offers exciting and genuinely traditional Italian cuisine. To ensure the highest quality only the best local produce is used in our dishes whilst our specialist food products and wines are supplied by small dedicated producers from various regions of Italy.
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