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La Pizzeria

640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
+44 1702 341456
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fresh and tasty food. Friendly owners and staff. Small restaurant so you would need to book in advance. Even their take away menu is amazing and all food is reasonably priced.

Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been having a regular takeaway from this little gem of a restaurant for years now & you would be hard pressed to beat the pizza & pasta combo served up from here... Always lovely freshly made food with a great welcome from Riccardo & his...More

Thank 534David
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sorry I have posted about La Pizzeria before but had to post this weeks business lunch and of course it’s Diet Jan!!! I am not a small man and love my food, but have grown over the last few Years and so I am now...More

1  Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a little gem in the middle of Westcliff! A cosy, authentic feeling restaurant that makes you feel like you are actually dining in Italy. Really tasty food, lovely wine & both good value too! Great, friendly service as well. Would definitely recommend and will...More

1  Thank Scarlett S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for the first time for a small work meal. What struck me straight away is how relaxed and friendly the staff and restaurant was. The food was delicious, hot and good value for money. I would highly recommend this little gem of a restaurant...More

1  Thank dnsimps89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit for a while, nothing changes ... its fantastic! As per normal we had the tomato & chilli bread followed by the pepper steak - washed down by a lovely bottle of chianti (or two). The steaks are just perfect, cooked precisely how you...More

1  Thank mgwhu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having not being able to visit La Pizzeria for quite a while, I was pleased to have had the opportunity of eating there with friends twice in recent months, all of us enjoying the pizzas and pasta dishes on offer. On both occasions I went...More

1  Thank 405-Lines
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Our group felt extremely comfortable throughout the whole visit. The food was excellent and not expensive at all. But what really struck us was the professional yet friendly and relaxed attitude of the staff. We were not harassed at any time, so could enjoy the...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This came highly recommended so we went as a group of friends. Nothing was too much trouble for the experienced cook and server even as extra friends turned up. Not to be confused with its similar looking neighbour, you would be well advised to book...More

1  Thank Essexgirlnot
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a vegan friendly restaurant and the chef excelled at making something up to suit! Also provided some extra garlic olive oil on request for my custom vegan pizza, which tasted awesome! If you get a chance I highly recommend the garlic...More

Thank Rob S
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24 June 2017|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
Riccardo's steaks at the Pizzeria are AMAZING - so thick and juicy and cooked to perfection. You can have them with a bit of spaghetti bolognesse, or you can choose to have a steak with sliced fried potatoes. You can... More
Adrian C
2 February 2017|
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Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very good wine list from what I remember.
17 August 2016|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
Not always but it would be wise to call especially on weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 London Road | SS0 9HW, Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 9HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Westcliff-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 341456
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