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La Vela Restaurant

) #13 of 36 Restaurants in Scarborough €€ - €€€ Italian
78 Scarborough Beach Rd | Post Code 6019, Scarborough, Stirling, Western Australia 6019, Australia
+61 8 9341 2362
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“gnocchi” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
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78 Scarborough Beach Rd | Post Code 6019, Scarborough, Stirling, Western Australia 6019, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like coming to La Vela as it is a cosy, friendly restaurant with tasty fresh food usually. However disappointed and will not go back as my Chicken dish tasted like rubber and left me feeling off in the stomach all night. Have you changed...More

Thank rachel m
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We were recommended this restaurant by a friend and it didn't disappoint. My husband and I took our 5 year old son. They offered kids meals which included a drink and icecream with their meal for $14.95. They gave him pencils and paper for drawing...More

Thank AmandaBentley
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We have been regular customers for 25 + years. Our favourite dish was the Polla Al A Vella. It WAS a delicious half a chicken seasoned with fresh garlic and marinated in a wonderful salty vinegary sauce then cooked to perfection until the skin was...More

Thank Anita H
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with fantastic staff . I had the tortellini and it was great, a little oily but nice. My wife had the seafood marinara and came hot and delicious . We didn't wait long for the food and the table service was great. Will...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Family run Italian restaurant where we had a beautiful meal (probably ate a bit too much as we ordered 3 courses!!). Food was excellent and owners and staff were really friendly. Would definitely go back if in Scarborough again.

Thank AndrewP_11
Reviewed 19 February 2017

had an early meal 6.30pm and very soon afterwards the place was packed which is a good sign of how popular this place is. Need to go earlier if you want quiet

Thank les b
Reviewed 3 December 2016

best Italian restaurant we been to in perth. excellent food, no matter what is ordered, and is reasonably priced. we go here once every two months. restaurant is always full, and is advisable to book. if you just turn up, expect to wait for a...More

Thank marieonyx
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We had been eating at La Vela for many years back in the 2000's and have just returned and wondered whether La Vela had changed. luckily, no, it is still good old fashioned Italian cooking at its best, especially the Gnocchi Portofino. Will probably be...More

Thank TippOz
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The staff were very friendly and welcoming and the food was great, Everyone enjoyed their meal. The food was attractively presented, nice and hot, and reasonably priced, and there was lots to choose from. Our only problem was when we were given the bill all...More

Thank Dallas C
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I have eaten here a couple of times. Was there again last week (Oct 2016) and it was a very enjoyable meal. The cuisine seems to be very authentic Italian food which I quite liked. The chicken parma came with spaghetti bolognese which I don't...More

Thank nickmitchell64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Scarborough Beach Rd | Post Code 6019, Scarborough, Stirling, Western Australia 6019, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Stirling  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9341 2362
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