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La Dolce Vita

35A Hills Lane, Shrewsbury SY1 1QU, England
+44 1743 249126
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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35A Hills Lane, Shrewsbury SY1 1QU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been regular diners in the past but due to work and family commitments not for a few years Having heard of there most recent UK awards we decided it was a perfect opportunity to return and we are so pleased we did As...More

1  Thank FoundryMaster
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am ashamed to say that we hadn`t been to this restaurant before despite having lived in the town for 7 years; what a mistake on our part as the food here was, by far, the best we have had in the town and possibly...More

1  Thank tryfan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice in a week, once for stunning pasta (including excellent chestnut garganelli with rabbit), than again for the full tasting menu. Wow. Every course was really fresh, technically skilled, deeply seasonal, and properly satisfying to eat. A foie gras ice cream and aerated...More

1  Thank AlanandRuth
Reviewed 1 week ago

Where to start? Booking was really easy by email with a prompt reply from the owner.We were a little late arriving as we couldn't find parking as we weren't from the area,but this was no issue at all. We had a great welcome and shown...More

2  Thank wayne310
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This review is a little late, but we are still talking about our lovely evening with you. You were so accommodating by opening early for us to ensure we were at the theatre in time. We had a wonderful meal and will definitely be back....More

2  Thank Lower Farm C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have lived in Shrewsbury for 20 odd years and never eaten at this restaurant before. That is our loss! It isn't cheap but the menu offers plenty of variety and the flavour, quality and presentation of the food we chose couldn't be faulted so...More

2  Thank gymuser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went to this restaurant last night . On arrival our friends were a little late the owner never said anything but his body language said it all ,he seemed agitated. We found the tables a little small and cluttered . The food...More

Thank philip e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic!! Great food, great atmosphere, great people.. lovely family business! Just great please come here you have to see how fantastic it is ❤️👍😍

1  Thank Alishia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have come back to this little,cosy and beautiful Italian restaurant and I have found amazing news, the previous menu had changed, so I had the carpaccio for start with followed by the seabass. Everything was delicious, the server Luigi is always the best, he...More

2  Thank Enrico D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Dolce Vita last night to celebrate her birthday. The menu looked very good but the waiter told us that they have introduced a 6 course taster menu which he said they were very proud of. We went for it...More

3  Thank Shaun K
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Questions & Answers
14 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Hi Martin, the tasting menù is £60.00 per person, all we need to know is any dislikes, or allergies and we will create a 6 course gourmet for you. We look forward to meeting you sometime
Alan L
21 January 2017|
Response from Shropshire2016 | Reviewed this property |
They have an amazing tasting menu several courses all a supplies as it arrives at the table great fun
Liz C
7 January 2017|
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Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Hi Liz, We have a car park directly opposite, it is a maximum stay 2 hours, but there are cheaper ones in the area within an approx. 3/4 walk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35A Hills Lane, Shrewsbury SY1 1QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 249126
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We are a genuine family run restaurant, we are proud to prepare Modern Italian cuisine, we also offer exclusive fine dining gourmet evenings during the year, where Italian cuisine is taken to a much higher level, bookings essential.
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