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La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk

325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
+44 131 554 2430
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (588 reviews)
“antipasti” (25 reviews)
“sundae” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The room is very cozy, comfortable and the service was excellent. I had pasta and my friend had pizza. With marks deducted for an incredibly soggy base on the vegetarian pizza i'm very pleased to see that everything else was first class and great value....More

Thank Bunty_18
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food in this restaurant it’s just excellent. Great menu to pick out of and the staff are nice as well. Well worth a visit!

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I went here for a lunch on Thursday. Had a wonderful time! Delicious food and very good service. Desserts are very delicious. Definitely coming back!More

Thank Dovile D
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

The lunch time menu is a great way to enjoy 2 courses for £11.95 from 12-5 pm from Monday to Friday. We host 15 flavours of ice cream and a selection of great desserts. We create all of our dough in house fresh daily and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the places with the best and most interesting pizzas in Edinburgh. Great for a fancier takeaway.More

Thank Remmy F
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. All pizza's are made in 10 and 14 inch sizes for both normal and gluten free. We create all of our dough in house fresh daily and use only the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Group all enjoyed some lovely food and we’re made very welcome by the friendly staff. Reasonably priced too.More

Thank robinthefog
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your custom. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. We take pride in creating all of our dough in house fresh daily and use only the freshest ingredients on all pizzas. All salami's, cheese's and tomatoes for the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a Family of 7 on a Sunday (with the Kids pizza for £1), They have a good selection and are very flexible. Pizza was very well made and extremely tasty.More

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Thank Rene G
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

The Kids meal deal on a Sunday is a fantastic way to support Cash for Kids Edinburgh. The £1.00 kids meal (must be accompanied by an adult main course) is donated to charity. Thank you for your review and for your custom. We also have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my partner visited here for some pizzas and they were tasty but the bases were on the crunchy side. We were crammed in the corner at the window with a couple so close to us, it felt a little awkward but we still...More

Thank Ekmx
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We apologise for the table situation. Had you mentioned to the staff we have happily moved you to another table. Thank you for your review and rating, we hope you will come back again soon and give us another chance. Tony Crolla

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked here after a recommendation that you can’t go wrong with a Vittoria group restaurant , for my daughter’s 18th. She loves her pizza so where else am I going to go! Delighted with this place- such amazing staff who were very attentive and made...More

Thank Keith W
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for trusting the recommendation and for your excellent review. We strive to create wonderful, memorable experiences for our guests through the little touches of a birthday song to the freshly prepared wood fired pizzas. Thank you for your custom and we hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going here for years but its dropped a notch this visit. Yes it was busy but the staff were run off there feet and were losing track of each tables need.More

Thank fiat500cc
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We apologise for the poor service that you received on your last visit. We are providing additional training in the coming weeks to ensure that the team are giving the best in service and food quality. Thank you for your review and we hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, food and drinks. Good value for money. Staff were attentive and helpful. An excellent menu and at no time did I feel rushed to leave my table.More

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Thank henry655
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Restaurant Leith Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. All pizza's are made in 10 and 14 inch sizes for both normal and gluten free. We create all of our dough in house fresh daily and use only the...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 2430
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Description
The award-winning La Favorita is one of the best pizzerias in Britain. With wood-fire oven cooked pizzas and gourmet pastas La Favorita is THE place in town to enjoy the authentic taste of an Italian pizzeria in contemporary surroundings - with a warm and welcoming team to look after you.
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