We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Fontana Authentic Italian Restaurant Bar & Pizzeria

1759 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-6281
+1 843-556-1111
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lasagna” (57 reviews)
“bread” (66 reviews)
“cannoli” (8 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1759 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-6281
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (677)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 658 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We loved our meal here! The food was absolutely delicious, the atmosphere relaxing, and the service wonderful. Brandon was our waiter and he was funny and attentive and made our evening special.

Thank PointePrincessmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was OFF the charts!! Vacationing to Charleston and tried MANY restaurants. This one WON!! Owner found out we were celebrating an anniversary and she made it special even joining us for conversation. Gio was fantastic as our server and a great guy. Lemonchellos...More

Thank jasonhodge2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were visiting the Charleston from Kansas City, MO. We were recommended to try this place by few friends. My husband is not a big fan of Italian food but he loved it so much that it’s on our list of places...More

Thank Maliya H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Italian food since in the South since we moved in 1965 to NC. The server was super with recommendations and the whole meal was perfect even though they had a huge crowd they were serving at the same time. The Anipasto was one of...More

Thank Northcountrychick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please do not patronize this restaurant. They are racist. The waiter served all the white people before minorities and people where literally walking out due to horrific service. Avoid this restaurant at all cost. The had to charge us half the tab because the waiters...More

Thank Warren B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tourists in town, we were looking for non-Charleston/Southern food after having been here a few days. This place seemed like it would work. I was cranky and wanted just what I wanted (like a 3 year old, or a spoiled boy). The owner came out...More

Thank WDC_Realtor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oh...My....Heavenly.....Jesus!! This food is AMAZING!! The food was delicious! Highly recommend La Fontana's! You get a lot of food for your money.

Thank Meghan W
Reviewed May 15, 2018

After reading the great reviews, we decided to stop in for lunch on our way to the airport. The food tasted very fresh and we were not disappointed.

Thank Gene G
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This has evolved to the only Italian Restaurant we patronize anymore. We have eaten a large portion of their entrees and have never been disappointed.

Thank Monte S
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing service and just when I think the experience couldn't get any better I tasted the food! Our server Gio went above and beyond to ensure our satisfactory experience. We will be back.

Thank Travis B
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 63 hotels in Charleston
Evergreen Motel
13 reviews
.30 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Charleston
703 reviews
.44 miles away
Town & Country Inn and Suites
1,811 reviews
.49 miles away
TownePlace Suites Charleston
3 reviews
.56 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Boxcar Betty's
303 reviews
.22 miles away
Early Bird Diner
1,035 reviews
.36 miles away
Trotters Restaurant
315 reviews
.49 miles away
Nearby Attractions
American Military Museum
31 reviews
.69 miles away
Charleston 9 Memorial Park
5 reviews
.10 miles away
Citadel Mall
32 reviews
.69 miles away
Break Out Escape Game
509 reviews
.91 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Damon B
December 9, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Gary L | Property representative |
no
1
Vote
makvttravels
March 30, 2016|
Answer
Response from Kasla | Reviewed this property |
yes
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 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 - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1759 Savannah Hwy, Charleston, SC 29407-6281
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-556-1111
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;