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La Piazza Ristorante

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Central L.A
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189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036-6222
+1 323-933-5050
11:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Tucson, Arizona
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128 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Service was excellent. Good location. Ok. I am done. It was late so we ordered soup and a pizza. Lentil soup was not bad. Lots of lentils. Very very salty! Really salty. Pizza...no flavor ($22). The crust was bland. Nothing to it at all. They did not rub it with oil or anything. Just a nicely shaped piece of cardboard... More 

Thank GeneT60
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a laid back dinner following a day out Quality was good Price was ok ....could be cheaper Great atmosphere

Thank Kenwyn R
Montreal, Canada
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Went there to have lunch with my boyfriend after walking around in the Grove. I got the Carbonara pasta and it was delicious. Service was great as well. We sat on the terrasse, so good food with good view, it was all very nice! Super romantic as well! It is a bit more on the expensive side, but it is... More 

Thank Stéphanie D
Seattle, Washington
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Perfectly acceptable food. Waitstaff is overburdened and aloof at the same time. Probably jaded by the celebrities walking by. It's a good location, near the fountain at the Grove, but not a stellar dining experience. Good for people watching if you get a table with a view. Food average, not a special menu at all. It's better than before the... More 

Thank sheriff88
Montreal, Canada
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great overall experience. I mean if you're expecting amazing food, this might not be the place. but if you want a quick fix, and you're at the grove...come on in! my pizza was average, my wife's shrimp salad was great. prices are above average and service is pretty good. don't expect service with a smile, but then again... this is... More 

Thank vito l
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144 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It was in the middle of the Grove mall. We were able to get a table by the fountain and enjoyed the music fountain show. Sipping beer with nice music was a true relaxed moment. Except the slow service, everything was good.

Thank jaehok351
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Went there yesterday anyone who states this place has great or good food simply do not know what they are talking about or simply never go out. Had the chicken with lemon sauce p, it was so tough had to use a knife at maximum strength. Despite my best efforts there was some pieces of chicken I couldn't cut with... More 

Thank Lalaw315
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Went to the grove and farmers market following a recommendation from a friend. Very nice area to wander around with high end shops. Restaurant very welcoming offering typical Italian fare but more importantly offered a gluten free pasta option for my daughter. It would be good for them to look for a gluten free pizza base to offer as an... More 

Thank Paul F
Lahore, Pakistan
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Ambience nice as well. But they missed out on of our diners order and then took an eternity to serve it. Everybody is long finished and the course it still nowhere near being here. We also waited 6-7 minutes for simple come refills. Come to think of it there service was very patchy. Interested to see if... More 

Thank Shahid B
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Typical ITALIAN food and hospitality! Delicious complimentary breadbasket. Had the Minestrone soup and Alfredo Penne...excellent!! Service very attentive and our waiter kept our glasses full with delicious ice cold water amid the heatwave!! Highly recommended - prices reasonable.

Thank dillieg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036-6222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-933-5050

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