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La Bocca

The Square | The Square, Wickham, Wickham PO17 5JG, England
+44 1329 835870
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square | The Square, Wickham, Wickham PO17 5JG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us lunched here recently. Despite the almost empty restaurant, service was slow although professional and cheerful. Pizzas excellent. You need more serving staff!

Thank Jo_and_Rich2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start ....Greeting very poor and non professional ,service slow and unenthusiastic ,food presentation slapdash ,quality of food very poor and uninspiring . Restaurant lacks atmosphere ...Italian restaurants should have a jolly atmosphere ,Italian music etc ,there is absolutely nothing in this restaurant...More

Thank Deborah G
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

I am so sorry that you had a bad experience with us during your recent visit. But I do feel like I have to defend us somewhat on this occasion, admittedly yes I will agree the table in the garden was not completely clean when...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

On arrival we went to the bar as we had booked a table.The staff are friendly and attentive,We ordered our drinks and went and sat in the lounge area.We did not wait long for our table as we were a little early.The Ordered drinks were...More

2  Thank jackie s
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We're locals who wanted to try this somewhat new restaurant. Friendly & accommodating staff & lovely setting in the Old House Hotel. Wickham village is a traditional upmarket area. We ordered starters, pasta and pizza. Sadly, they were out of pepperoni. Found this unusual as...More

1  Thank FernMalcolm
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Popped in last week with wife and kids, we were very apprehensive at first but we had a discount voucher through the door telling us it is under new management and we are so glad we did. The place has a reputation for being very...More

1  Thank james d
Management response:Responded 30 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely review, I am so glad that you liked the changes. This is exactly the atmosphere we were hoping to create so we are so glad to receive feedback like this. I look forward to welcoming you and your family back...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

I visited La Bocca on Friday 26th May and was very disappointed with the menu. I ate there about 6 months ago and thought the food was really good. The atmosphere is lovely and the staff are too. Where is the fine dining? As it...More

1  Thank Supper97
Management response:Responded 28 May 2017

I am sorry that you were disappointed with your recent visit to La Bocca. After acting upon lots of recent feed back, we have moved towards a much more relaxed, environment and away from fine dining. Whist I appreciate this is not for everyone we...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is part of the B+B hotel in the centre of Wickham, a quaint Hampshire village not too from Alton. We were en route to Southampton airport with an hour to spare so the 2 course £12.95 lunch was perfect for the occasion. It was...More

1  Thank Brian W
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We were staying in B&B Wickham so ate in the restaurant a couple of nights. Food was nice and staff were very friendly. Conservatory setting was great, a bit later in the year and we'd have loved to have been out in the garden.

1  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Wanting to stop for a bite to eat for lunch 12.30 on Friday, we parked in Wickham which was on 30p per hour and looked in at several eateries, settling on La Bocca. We were greeted warmly and shown through to the restaurant at the...More

1  Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were part of a party of 22 to celebrate a 90th birthday and were seated in the conservatory at the back of the restaurant. Fortunately the weather was fine and the four children in our group could enjoy the garden, which was a bonus....More

1  Thank Dibleygirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$52
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | The Square, Wickham, Wickham PO17 5JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Wickham
  • Phone Number: +44 1329 835870
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Local, fresh, seasonal, food with a focus on local ingredients. We champion the best of cuts, served with the best and most interesting wines by the glass or bottle. Informal pub fare also available in the bar.
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