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La Scala

455 Banna Ave, Griffith, New South Wales 2680, Australia
+61 2 6962 4322
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rocket pizza” (11 reviews)
“italian food” (12 reviews)
“ramp” (7 reviews)
All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
455 Banna Ave, Griffith, New South Wales 2680, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every component of the meal was a flavour bomb. Simple food was prepared with respect for every ingredient This place is hard to find, down a set of stairs with an unobtrusive door off the alley, but worth hunting down. The wine list is comprehensive...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staying over night in Griffith, the other half and I consulted Trip Advisor to see recommendations on where to dine for dinner. The number one rated option that popped up was a fine dining establishment that only had a three course option available. We weren't...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a fabulous night with family, great yummy food (I mean really authentic Italian cuisine) fantastic wines and great atmosphere. The service was professional and very friendly, just as it should be at such a great venue....Can't wait to go back for more...Well done...More

Thank Darryl R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service, reasonably priced. Don't be put off by the entrance to this place, it's probably one of the best places to eat in town.

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's hidden down below street level, but it's a lovely happy atmosphere and the food is fantastic. The staff were lovely and we didn't feel at all rushed, even though it looked like a pretty busy Saturday night from where I was sitting! The starter...More

Thank Mintster61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our local wine club organised a weekend visit to the Griffith wine region and this is where we had our Saturday night dinner. There were 34 of us and delicious Italian food over five courses just kept appearing on our very long table. The service...More

Thank 536fink
Reviewed 19 May 2017

What a surprise to find this gem hidden away down an an alleyway. Two locals recommended it and they were correct. 4 of us had a great evening with very good food at a reasonable price.

Thank agnes2233
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This is definitely one of those hidden gems that you would normally walk past and not think about trying, but if your in Griffith, and want Italian food, and you can find La Scala then you should eat there. The food is exceptional, the service...More

Thank martin b
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Locals suggested we go and pleased we did. Shared a rocket pizza as entree, followed by the spaghetti marinara (very good) and special ravioli ( delicious). Good selection of local wines, excellent service - oh, and the tiramisu was terrific. Great atmosphere down the basement.

Thank jrr270455
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Number one for a very good reason - fresh Italian home cooking - great pizzas - best gelato on the planet - genuine friendly attentive service - I go to Griffith just to go there

Thank Chris2991955
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Dave E
Do you do take away pastas?
2 June 2016|
Response from Rochelle W | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they did do takeaway. The pasta was fantastic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:45
18:00 - 21:45
18:00 - 21:45
18:00 - 21:45
18:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 455 Banna Ave, Griffith, New South Wales 2680, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Griffith
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6962 4322
  • E-mail
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