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La Dolce Vita

12112 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1924
+1 216-721-8155
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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“eggplant” (12 reviews)
“seafood pasta” (4 reviews)
“spumoni” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12112 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1924
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Reviewed 3 days ago

La Dolce Vita holds a special place in my heart as we held our wedding rehearsal dinner here 20 years ago. We had lunch there recently to celebrate my wife's birthday. It was awesome. The salads, main course and appetizers were all perfect. Highly recommend...More

Thank tbennettstmartin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived into Cleveland on Friday night without a reservation and only casual clothes. With a little luck, we were able to secure a table for 4 here and were so happy with the outcome. The ambiance definitely reminded us of ristorantes we'd visited in Italy...More

Thank RHfam
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We called for a reservation for 16 on Saturday afternoon for dinner that night and actually got tables! Hooray! And we were not jammed in with a bunch of other diners. We guessed right at our choice of Little Italy restaurants. And, of course, the...More

Thank SidMonge
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Been to Little Italy eateries a lot over last year and half but tonight was first trip to LDV. Glad we made it. Terry and staff were great - food was better. Mixed greens and bread to start, seafood pasta for entre. Terry fed us...More

Thank Kvonderahe
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Staying in Downtown ....not much to walk to in the rain . The Westin called ABC Taxi because there were 6 of us traveling. (Great cab company!)We wanted a good Italian restaurant and wow did we find a great one! You can't go wrong going...More

Thank polkalisa
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We have visited La Doce Vita on numerous occasions. Food fresh, hot and inspired. I love when Terry is present. The restaurant hums. Great restaurant after touring Little Italy, Lakeview Cemetery or Cleveland Heights. Visit!

Thank Marta Z
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were at a large family gathering on the patio. It was a nice night. Everything was good, but the food service was a little slow and the quality was not as good as we had heard. We had chicken, pork, several pastas and salads....More

Thank Douglas H
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Visited this restaurant with some colleagues from work. Warm summer evening and this place had some great outdoor seating. Service was good and staff were friendly but for the price, the food was certainly lacking. Seemed to be lots of options around.

Thank thatcraigguy
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wow, We had a group of friends meet for Opera night . I was there for a private birthday party a few months ago as my good friend rented the whole Resturant for his birthday and had the opera singers come in. We had a...More

Thank dennisc690
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We stopped by on a Saturday afternoon for a late lunch/early dinner and had a seat outside. The server was very attentive and thoughtful with our 4 y/o son, allowing him to grind the cheese to put on the entrees, and offering to exclude mushrooms...More

Thank KulFam2018
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Questions & Answers
26 December 2016|
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Response from Julie K | Reviewed this property |
its a nice restaurant so i dont know about athletic clothes for the kids. jeans for adults should be okay but not with a tshirt or anything like that. especially on a fri or sat night. i mean, i dont know if they would ask... More
Alex S
25 December 2015|
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Response from Mayorskip | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. Call the restaurant and ask. I imagine they do because they make it fresh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12112 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1924
  • Public Transportation: RTA bus stop in front of restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-721-8155
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