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la Ricetta

226 High Street | Prestatyn,, Prestatyn LL19 9BP, Wales
+44 1745 856844
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“carbonara” (8 reviews)
“welsh beef” (7 reviews)
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
226 High Street | Prestatyn,, Prestatyn LL19 9BP, Wales
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Reviewed today

As we were only staying one night in Prestatyn and wanted an Italian meal, I did my research and booked La Ricetta as it has had so many good reviews - we were not disappointed. The food was piping hot and delicious, and although we...More

Thank freddavies
Reviewed yesterday

Visited Friday evening, and we haven't hesitated for a second to give top marks for everything, this is a gorgeous small restaurant with beautiful home cooked authentic Italian food, we were spoilt for choice with every dish on the menu and each course was perfect,...More

Thank 2cakencoffee
Andrew R, Owner at la Ricetta, responded to this reviewResponded today

These kind of comments really boosts the moral of my staff as well as myself , knowing we have made your experience at la Ricetta a pleasant one. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, and hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rang restaurant at 11:00am to book family meal for evening was promised a table between 20:00 and 21:00 they said would ring back , rang them at 21:10 said sorry no chance close at 21:30 , false promise ruined the night , if we hadn’t...More

1  Thank mikelbrown
Andrew R, Owner at la Ricetta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. Firstly as the owner, I would like to apologise for not being able to accommodate you on that particular Friday, normally we have tables vacated later on in the evenings and able to relay, which would have been the case...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We knocked on the door of this restaurant at a quarter to six one evening on a recent visit to Prestatyn, and even though they do not open till six the lovely girl let us in . She asked if we had a booking ,even...More

Thank weltraveled30
Andrew R, Owner at la Ricetta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review and taking the time to do so, we are very pleased you enjoyed your experience at la Ricetta, even though it was limited time, hopefully we will see you all again in the future. Thanks again

Reviewed 3 June 2018

By far the best Italian I have had for a while only seats about 20 so booking is essential run by a couple one serving and one in the kitchen they don't over book the guy in the kitchen does an amazing job belly pork...More

Thank Andymackie
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for my wife's 44th birthday and was so glad we tried la Ricetta. Lovely small quiet romantic ambience which we both love about certain Italian restaurants. Garlic cheese bread for starters. Excellent. We both had the Carbonara which we both agreed that it was...More

Thank scoie1973
Andrew R, Owner at la Ricetta, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are glad you enjoyed your celebratory meal. It was nice to meet you. Best wishes, Derek.

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Just had a meal here the only fault in the food department was the chips where very black and soggy I had the risotto was a little lacking in flavour but we both had the belly pork for the main and was beautiful lovely and...More

Thank sambo2182
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely superb meal in a lovely cosy setting served by a waitress who was attentive without being intrusive. The food was obviously freshly homemade using quality ingredients and cooked to perfection. The baked mushroom starter is a must, and the pepperoni ham and Italian sausage...More

1  Thank BP1963
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Steak was fatty and chewy hardly ate any of it!! Service was very slow and we were the only people in there! All in all very poor.More

Thank Sam J
Andrew R, Owner at la Ricetta, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

I regret that you didn’t enjoy your experience, I do remember our waitress telling me that she offered to replace your main course, but you replied saying you’d stick with it, When you’d finished I noticed the food had all be eaten apart from the...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My wife chose to dine here for her birthday celebration, and what a treat it was. The four of us began with beers and a nice bottle of red (which were great). Then our starters arrived 2 chicken rissotto and 2 mushroom dishes then the...More

1  Thank Craig S
Andrew R, Owner at la Ricetta, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and pleased you enjoyed your birthday celebration at la Ricetta. Hope to see you all again sometime

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Questions & Answers
14 September 2017|
Response from Andrew R | Property representative |
Standard wheelchairs do fit through front door and there is no steps, however, assistance would be required in order to use the washroom as there is no wheelchair access.
13 May 2017|
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Response from dellou1 | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember much fish, but there was salmon
8 February 2017|
Response from Andrew R | Property representative |
We do pizzas on request, beginning of march we will have a few pizzas on our new menu, thank you for your question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 High Street | Prestatyn,, Prestatyn LL19 9BP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Denbighshire  >  Prestatyn
  • Phone Number: +44 1745 856844
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The finest ingredients, prepared with passion and served with flair, combine to create an authentic Italian recipe for superb food at La Ricetta.The restaurant serves traditional Italian dishes freshly prepared on the premises by renowned chef, Derek Roberts.The restaurant is intimate and diners are urged to book their seats early to be sure of a reservation, opening hours are Wednesday to Saturday 6pm - 11pm.The restaurant will open on any other day for parties of 10 or more with advance notice.Buon Appetito !!
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