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La Lanterna

Mill Arcade 13/15 Mill Street, St Peter Port GY1 1HG
+44 1481 722530
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  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Mill Arcade 13/15 Mill Street, St Peter Port GY1 1HG
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation & went for a mid-week dinner. As always the welcome was friendly & we were quickly shown to our table & served with drinks. The restaurant was busier than expected, but at no time were we kept waiting. The staff were...More

Thank JanC001
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly greeting on arrival from waitresses. Efficient service. Place busy the evening we went. Food choices will suit most palettes. The game dishes are divine. Ivan, the owner/chef, has devised some good combinations of meat. Wine list small but adequate.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Despite working nearby, I hadn't been to La Lanterna before, even though I pass it almost daily. I decided to remedy that one lunch hour. It was very quiet when I entered, and even by the end of my meal only two other tables had...More

Thank GuruLark
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Warm environment, very friendly people and the best Pizzas I have ever tasted. They were even better than in Italy. You are doing a great job Ivan. Keep it up.

Thank 337Hans_M
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We dined here recently intending to eat in the early evening. The restaurant was the busiest that I have ever seen it and it was bustling. Ivan the owner was positively bubbling with charm and enthusiasm which was pleasant. We each ordered a pizza of...More

1  Thank Simon O
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Staff very friendly from the minute you walked through the door to the moment you left. Food was outstanding. Very authentic very well presented and the flavour superb. Anyone who likes Italian food this place is a must.

1  Thank nikkilh90
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We have eaten twice at La Lanterna in the last two days. We went back because it was so good. The chef Ivan Pellegrini has created some unique dishes as well as providing excellent classic Italian pasta and pizza. The service was prompt and courteous...More

1  Thank jonmarRutland
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Great menu and good selection of wines. Staff attentive and excellent service. We ate fish which was superbly fresh and well cooked.

Thank Roamers12
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Tucked away just off Mill Street with a neon sign advertising pizzas but this is no ordinary pizzeria. A warm welcome and then you have an exciting choice from the menu with several unusual dishes. I had culurgiones (like mini Cornish pasties) but with a...More

Thank Maureen1937
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

A great pizza, good wine, reasonably priced. Even though on my own ambience was pleasant and made to feel welcome. Thoroughly recommended 😍

Thank Mark R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$69
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Arcade 13/15 Mill Street, St Peter Port GY1 1HG
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey  >  St Peter Port
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 722530
La Lanterna is an intimate Italian restaurant, hidden away in the old quarter of St Peter Port next to the new market, serving authentic rustic specialities.The proprietor is Ivan Pellegrini. Ivan is a native Sardinian and his friendly staff echo the Sardinian spirit: generous, spontaneous, family centred and thoroughly Mediterranean.The menu includes nice stone-baked pizzas, pasta, risotto, fish and meat dishes cooked in the Sardinian style. The wine list is dominated by wine from the region and represents exceedingly good value for money.This is a restaurant to savour, as are the flavours that come from the food.
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