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La Scala

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Downtown
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9 Queen St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5G4, Canada
+1 905-684-5448
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Today
11:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 02:30
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In town for the Scotties. Tired of "pub" food so tried La Scala for a change. Seated at the bar, very busy. Service was friendly and good. Served bread and dip while waiting for meal. Pasta was delicious. Served very hot......which I like! Very enjoyable meal.

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Thank Sherri W
Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant before an event and it was very nice. The atmosphere was pleasant and the wait staff were friendly and efficient.

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Thank Lynne S
St. Catharines, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

It was empty when we arrived but it filled out quickly, lucky we had a reservation. Great parking in the back. Lunch was excellent and so was the service. Nice patio in the front.

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Thank omab_12
Niagara Falls, Canada
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427 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

First time at their larger new location. Menu at first glance might seem a bit limited but their pasta & meat selections are more than adequate. The Veal Marsala is probably their signature dish and the linguini picatta is excellent. We had a pre-hockey 5:30 seating and our service was a bit slow and we could have used some waters... More 

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Thank Fantom_Gormay
notl
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ambiance 10 Service 10 Food 10 Price 10 What more could you ask for. I took advantage of the prix fix Italian wedding soup to start, chicken marsala main came with veggies and garlic roasted mashed potatoes. Desert was canoliies . All for $35.00 You could go cheaper if you want but it was our anniversary. We had a half... More 

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Thank tomsimmonds
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163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Building is beautifully done and provides an elegant, yet not stuffy atmosphere which is lovely. However, I found the menu to be a bit limited. Very heavy on pasta dishes. Taste was adequate, but far from special.

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Thank Karen E
St. Catharines, Canada
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111 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I dined her for a night out. It's a beautiful restaurant. Food was good, generous potions, lots of options and reasonably priced. Service was not as hospitable as anticipated but overall we had a fantastic time.

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Thank Lori G
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner last night , the menu straight toward , really good food , and super reasonable prices . Will definitely go back . Good job

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Thank Jose R
Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Sunday night dinner with Family was the first time we've tried La Scala and we're glad we did! The food was traditional Italian prepared with integrity and perfect service. Pricing was extremely reasonable for the quality and quantity of food and the excellent service. This place would compete and win in downtown Toronto.

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Thank Herb S
St. Catharines, Canada
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Went for a business lunch with a colleague and the food was fantastic! We both ordered a pasta dish and were very pleased with our choices. I would recommend La Scala to anyone looking for a great mean in a nice Italian restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 02:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 02:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 02:30
Thursday
11:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Queen St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5G4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 905-684-5448

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