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La Locanda Restaurant

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419 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6617 (Fifth Street)
+1 305-538-6277
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw the high ratings on Trip Advisor and stopped in for dinner. After waiting outside at the hostess desk for a while, one of our kids went inside to find someone to seat us. Finally, what we think was the owner showed up and he was not friendly. We were seated and sat for a period before someone showed... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this restaurant as every time we walked past, the food looked fantastic! We arrived shortly before a larger group and were worried that the size of the group would impact the service we received - it didn't. The food was prepared and served quite quickly and it has to be said it was fantastic. My brother had the... More 

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maxfrank, Owner at La Locanda Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we are so happy you a good time in our restaurant, we hope to see you very soon Regards, Massimo Fortunato More 

Jacksonville, North Carolina
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is hands down, one of the best Italian restaurants I've been to in a long time. I want to come back tomorrow and try something else. I highly recommend this place. It's busy for a reason. If you have to wait, it's worth it. Delicious.

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Thank Rick S
maxfrank, Owner at La Locanda Restaurant, responded to this review

Rick thank u so much for your review I really appreciate it, we hope to see you very soon Massimo Fortunato More 

Annandale, Virginia
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has become a favorite. I probably dine here 3 or 4 times a South Beach visit. This time I have dined here three times thus far. I almost always start with their La Mista salad which is big and a bargain at their price. This visit I have had their Lasagna, Strozopessa (spelling approximate) in a meat sauce, and... More 

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North Scituate, Rhode Island
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107 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this using TripAdvisor's "near me now" option. We were looking for a great meal and did not have any preferences. We came here and we're able to sit down right away, even on a busy Saturday night. We sat outside, they have tables along the sidewalk (perfect for people watching). There was even flowered vines wrapped around a... More 

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maxfrank, Owner at La Locanda Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate you a good time in our restaurant, we hope to see you very soon. Massimo Fortunato More 

Stuttgart, Germany
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158 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our italian style pizza at this place. It was really taste and large so you get great value for your money. Not exactly cheap but good quality and nice atmosphere. Service could be better though. We had to ask 3 times for the check for example.

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Thank Aaakkkk
maxfrank, Owner at La Locanda Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, I am glad you had good time in my restaurant and I would like to apologize if you had ask 3 times for your check, anyway I really hope to see you very soon. Massimo Fortunato More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fave all-around place to dine on the beach. Fab grilled pizzas, plus perfectly prepared pastas and entrees. The decor is casually elegant with white tablecloths and napkins and fresh flowers on each table. But don't think it's SoBe snooty...The staff is efficient, warm and friendly. Once you step inside, you feel like a member of an extended Italian family.... More 

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McTown Texas
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147 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are here on a Sunday night and the place was busy but without a wait. The rocket salads are yummy, and the pizza pies are fresh and thin crusted so you can enjoy without feeling extremely full when you finish. Service is outstanding.

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maxfrank, Owner at La Locanda Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we hope to see you very soon in our restaurant. Ciao.. Massimo Fortunato More 

Albany, New York
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132 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dining on the outdoor patio is nice. Not a ton of people watching due to the location but it's still very nice. Location is good w/ easy walk from many popular spots. Had a truffle pasta. All was great and would recommend.

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maxfrank, Owner at La Locanda Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, we hope to see you very soon in our restaurant Massimo Fortunato More 

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Honest italian food at its best. If you eat there you feel like in northern italy. No compromises, just straigjtforward traditional italian dishes. Try the pasta. It's homemade.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6617
    (Fifth Street)
  • Public Transportation: Public bus on the corner of 5th street and Washington Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 305-538-6277

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