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Villa Ada

5 Guildford Street | Corner with Church St, Luton LU1 2NQ, England
+44 1582 481986
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“whitebait” (7 reviews)
“steak” (31 reviews)
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
18:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
5 Guildford Street | Corner with Church St, Luton LU1 2NQ, England
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1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tasty and perfectly cooked Italian food near the center of Luton. With wine list and gin list :) much appreciated. Thank you for giving me a taste of home far from my home country. Well done!

Thank totoz_EU
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wanted to go here for 30 years, never got to for various reasons but what a fantastic place, went with good friends for a special night, the food was the best i have ever eaten and my friends agree as well, the atmosphere is amazing...More

Thank chris_yates2015
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review of your 1st experience at Villa Ada. We're really happy you had a lovely evening with us, such great comments are really appreciated by all our staff. Many thanks for recommending us to others , we look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Villa Ada is fantastic, beautiful food, attentive staff and great wine. I've been many times and have always had an excellent experience.

Thank Julia T
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for recommending Villa Ada to tripadvisor readers. We're really happy you continue to return. Many thanks for your kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a work night out here last month, and it was great. The food was some of the best Italian food I've has, including in Italy. The service was very friendly but not fast, we had a 7.30pm table and didn't leave until 10.45pm,...More

Thank HHardie
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for reviewing Villa Ada. Your kind comments are really appreciated and we're happy you all enjoyed your evening with us. Many thanks, and we hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For years I have been bemoaning the fact that I could find nowhere decent to eat in Central Luton. That is behind me now because I have found it. I guess I was just looking in the wrong places. Villa Ada is at the Power...More

Thank TerryBOxfordEngland
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you very much for such a lovely review of your experience at Villa Ada and sharing on tripadvisor. We too, are glad you found us! and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food , welcoming atmosphere and extremely friendly staff. Excellent craic and food. Lovely all round

Thank gg12456
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for your kind comments and posting them on tripadvisor. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food will come back again. Friendly staff and good food. Lovely atmosphere , authentic music and a great ambience

Thank Claire G
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for reviewing Villa Ada on tripadvisor. We do appreciate your kind comments and hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife visited on 12th Aug for my birthday as she had been before and raved about how good it was. The restaurant, staff and especially the food did not disappoint, absolutely amazing food and a lovely touch when the owner/chef came out...More

Thank michael b
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you very much for your review of Villa Ada. Your kind comments are really appreciated We're very happy you enjoyed your first experience with us. Many thanks for choosing villa ada for your special occasion, and recommending us to others. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing steak and apple pie with a fantastic starter of mussels in white wine sauce. Friendly staff and a great choice of food from the menu and a specials board. Great atmosphere definitely the best restaurant for miles around 👍More

Thank Ryan T
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for posting a review for Villa Ada. The chef is very happy you enjoyed your meal, and especially his homemade apple pie on Friday evening! Thank you for your lovely comments and recommendation to others. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

i had steak in cheese and cream sauce best food I have eaten in ages. last time I had food this good I was in the same restaurant! chef and staff all checked on us to see if everything was good nothing was to much...More

Thank steeley2017
jballuton, Manager at Villa Ada, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We're really happy you enjoyed you're meal and your comments are much appreciated. Our specials board does always have something different on it, and we have recently had a slight change to our a la carte menu, so we...More

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Carolyn T
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23 March 2017|
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Response from jballuton | Property representative |
We don't have halal meat
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helenBedfordshire
11 November 2015|
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Hi We open christmas eve 6pm - 9.30pm Xmas day closed Boxing day closed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Guildford Street | Corner with Church St, Luton LU1 2NQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Luton
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 481986
Description
Villa Ada is a family run Italian restaurant, established since 1996.We pride ourselves on serving all our dishes cooked from fresh. Our large menu includes fresh fish, steaks, chicken, veal and pasta. Many vegetarian options are available, aswell as gluten free pasta. We also have weekly chefs specials, along with an extensive wine list and homemade desserts. Whether you are looking for just a meal out, romantic dinner for two, friends/family celebrations, or a business meeting, a relaxed and friendly atmosphere awaits you. Should you have any special dietary requirements, please ask to speak to the manager who will be more than happy to advise you. "WINNERS OF LUTON RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR AWARD 2015"
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