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La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk

325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
+44 131 554 2430
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk
1. Authentic Italian Pizzeria
"Hands down, the best pizza in Edinburgh."
aspiringexplorer
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2. Enormous crispy pizzas
"My pizza was amongst the nicest I've ever had"
Joshua C
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3. Great Pizza on Leith Walk
"a nice wood-fired pizzeria with many very good Italian dishes."
rtala34
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Reviewed today

Best pizza in Edinburgh!! great service and pleasant surroundings. Thankyou to lovely waitress too sorry didn't catch their name!

Thank JohnFez87
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Super food and service. Best pizza I've had for a long time and lovely atmosphere in the restaurant.More

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tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

We are pleased that you enjoyed the freshly prepared food and great service from our team of professional servers. The pizzas are all wood fired and made fresh to order with our very own dough! Thank you for your High recommendation. We look forward to...More

Reviewed yesterday

I had done my research for places to eat on trip advisor prior to my three day visit to Edinburgh. It was a little out of the main part of Edinburgh so we took a taxi. La Favourita was warm and welcoming, excellent service and...More

Thank harveyharvey73
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We met up with friends also visiting Edinburgh and as none of us knew the city headed for a couple of local pubs for food. Apparently many don’t let children in after 5pm, despite it being a weekday! Luckily a local overheard our frustration after...More

Thank juliaandadam123
Reviewed 4 days ago

Met a friend today, 13 February 2018, for lunch. Very good food, excellent service, and pleasant surroundings. Says it all!

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fact that we do a round trip of 40 plus miles to eat here says it all. Great pizza and the gluten free pizza is just fabulous. Busy but the staff are always cheery and happy to help you. No wonder we have been...More

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tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your loyalty and custom over the years. We are very pleased that you continually enjoy the food and the service. We are pleased also that you enjoy our gluten free pizza and pasta's on offer. Our team of professionals are keen to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had booked online with no issues. I used a code and on the day the restaurant called to say it was out of date but accepted a new code. The service was fast, friendly and efficient. Food was great and of a high quality....More

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tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. We have many deals and specials on throughout our locations and it is always best to check the Vittoria group web page for codes and deals. Please ensure that you read the T's & C's as there are many items...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The pizza was lovely, not only that I'd say you definitely get value for money. Also had the house wine which was really nice

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Thank Michael H
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Fresh ingredients, dough made in house and baked in a wood fired oven. Nothing better than an authentic pizza made fresh to order. We are pleased that you enjoyed your experience and hope you will come back again soon. Tony Crolla

Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, efficient service and great value for money. A winner every time. I would highly recommend.

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Thank Richy W
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind recommendation! We value your custom and loyalty to us over the years! Thank you for your review. Tony Crolla

Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed the food and the service was excellent . We had two of the special pizzas and they were delicious. Will return in the future and recommend to others as a great place to eat.More

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tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words and recommendations. We are pleased that you enjoyed the food and the service and we hope you will come back again soon. Please keep in mind that all Hibs and Hearts season ticket holders received 20% off the food...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 2430
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Description
The award-winning La Favorita is one of the best pizzerias in Britain. With wood-fire oven cooked pizzas and gourmet pastas La Favorita is THE place in town to enjoy the authentic taste of an Italian pizzeria in contemporary surroundings - with a warm and welcoming team to look after you.
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