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La Pizzeria

640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
+44 1702 341456
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (180 reviews)
“arancini” (10 reviews)
“garlic bread” (37 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
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1 - 10 of 773 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab place great food, lovely atmosphere. Wonderfully staff and location. Will definitely be returning

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a pasta dish with smoked salmon yesterday; it tasted delicious. I have been disappointed with the standard of Italian food in Southend- but this dish and restaurant has given me hope. I shall be returning.

Thank Ignacio p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with friends on a week night, we arrived early so there was plenty of free tables, but it soon filled up. I would recommend booking in advance. It's a very small restaurant with very friendly staff and a great atmosphere. Food was delicious and...More

Thank Loobie2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go to this restaurant a lot and can never fault it as the service feels personal but Saturday we decided on a takeaway and it was amazing. Sunday we were going to go for a roast but changed our minds and went back for...More

Thank cassieBedford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic Italian home cooked food, friendly staff, excellent atmosphere. Can't ask for more highly recommended.

Thank GilesMeacock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have dined at La Pizzeria for years, together, with friends and with family. For quality of food, atmosphere, authenticity and fantastic service it simply can’t be beaten. The best restaurant in the area. The menu is varied and every dish is...More

Thank OllieRash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited based on the trip advisor reviews but the food did not live up to the comments on here. I couldn’t fault the service the staff were very friendly and attentive. However, the food was a let down. We had a caprese starter which...More

1  Thank Kate-Southend
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So let’s cut to the chase, this is my third review on La Pizzeria restaurant and normally one would suffice!! But I just can not sit here and keep quite about the food, that Riccardo the owner and Dino his trusted wingman create!!! These guys...More

1  Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked here based on reviews and were not disappointed. Lovely staff who made us feel one of the family, the food was beautiful, with such generous portions and so tasty, the house red was superb, we looked at other peoples dinner as it came...More

Thank mrsbigfamily
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a takeaway,On entering the restaurant I was greeted by very friendly and helpful staff...I think someone confused the box with the pizza though as I’m sure the box would have been tastier..And the lasagne was not much better..Shame because if you based...More

Thank Daren C
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24 June 2017|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
Riccardo's steaks at the Pizzeria are AMAZING - so thick and juicy and cooked to perfection. You can have them with a bit of spaghetti bolognesse, or you can choose to have a steak with sliced fried potatoes. You can... More
Adrian C
1 February 2017|
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Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very good wine list from what I remember.
17 August 2016|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
Not always but it would be wise to call especially on weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 341456
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