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La Parolaccia Osteria Italiana

2945 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803-5414
+1 562-438-1235
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
“cannoli” (4 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2945 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803-5414
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Enjoyed "linner" here recently - late lunch of delicious pasta with house salad and house wine (Sangiovese is my go to). Delightful! Great service and very authetic Italian.

Thank NSmer
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I had short ribs osso bucco style which were okay but not spectacular. We also had eggplant Parmesan which was okay but nothing out of the ordinary and a bit bland. Restaurant is reasonably crowded and very noisy. Service was good. Search complementary parking by...More

Thank 75barry
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here last night and it was delicious. The place is a cozy small restaurant and bar. The interior is dark wood and scenic wall murals decorated with brick work arches and lots of Italian themed photos, wine bottles and art. The menu...More

1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

A bit small and off the beaten path but the food is wonderful! Wide variety of Italian food that keeps everyone happy; from the vegetarian to the carnivore. The service is as good as the food. We often come in a large group that include...More

Thank fewsl
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for something just a bit off the main drag this is your spot. Quite possibly the best pizza I've ever had. Great entrees, amazing food, quaint atmosphere.

Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

How can one begin to describe the mouthwatering salad? Yes, I said it...this place is so good even the salad is mouthwatering. La Parolaccia has a lovely rustic atmosphere with a lot of Italian accents, large brick oven for fantastic authentic pizzas, and the most...More

Thank Chels98
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Neat little restaurant with a great menu and wine list. Would like to see more beer choices, but the food was excellent as was the wine

Thank atheistxmastree
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Often drop in here for a pizza or some pasta after a cocktail on a Friday evening. This place is a bit old style but they serve an excellent pizza. The menu has slimmed down somewhat but it's got just about enough choice. Expect to...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This was our first visit, the restaurant came highly recommended by a local foodie, so I knew we would be in for a good meal. We got right in, had attentive service, and our server was knowledgeable and informative in helping us to make our...More

Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We are moving from the Long Beach area and we wanted to go once more to our favorite restaurant. We each got our own pizza and shared a bottle of Montepulciano. We had the artichokes as an antipasti. The best, even better than most places...More

Thank lynndds
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17 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from lynndds | Reviewed this property |
I'm just a customer, but I would think if you called and asked to speak to Stephano the owner or his daughter Francesca or the waitress that has been there forever Victoria, you would get answer.
thos M
28 November 2016|
Response from lynndds | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant and ask. I have no idea, I'm just a customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2945 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803-5414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-438-1235
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