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La Scala

1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
+1 410-783-9209
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had an early dinner here on a Sunday night. Busy (a Ravens game had ended earlier) so I would recommend reservations. We were very pleased with the food and service. Highly recommend the shrimp luana and the veal Marsala. And the...More

Thank yellowlabmom
Reviewed 4 days ago

La Scala did not disappoint. We did not have a reservation but they were able to fit us in. The staff is so nice and attentive. Grilled caesar salad was a special and was absolutely delicious. Would get it again in a heartbeat. The veal...More

Thank JMo101172
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am always suspect of gnocchi at Italian restaurants, so I asked "do you make this?" and "Is it fresh?" I was assured it was hand made that day. I was torn between trying the gnocchi and a lobster and crab penne special. The waiter...More

Thank Buck919
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife was very pleased with her veal piccata and I with chicken cacciatore. We had a bottle of fine 2012 Amarone from their good wine list; and then each of us had great deserts. This is a restaurant that has character, and trades on...More

Thank Fgmidd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have had a lot of Italian, all over the world's and this is at the top of our list. The original antipasto was a great way to start. The veal piccata was tender and delicious. The seafood stew was probably the very best in...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Charming Italian restaurant that even houses a bocce ball court. The veal marsala, gnocchi with cream sauce, and grilled Branzino made a perfect family meal. Book a reservation with OpenTable so that you don't have to wait.

Thank hrs314
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a concert at Pier 6 and decided to go to here for dinner before the event. I absolutely loved our waiter he was attentive and efficient! The meal was delicious and the extensive wine list was enjoyed. We will definitely be heading back...More

Thank lmkara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere for an anniversary dinner. Food was EXCELLENT. Don't miss the figs and Gorgonzola for an appetizer. Crab and lobster entree was very good.

Thank FJClark314
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My dinner experience at La Scala was five star. I dined solo and chose to sit at the bar. The bar tender provided impeccable service. My meal was served super fast and it was the best tasting gnocchi with cream sauce I have ever eaten....More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with another couple while visiting Fells Point. Excellent choice. Great bar area on the first floor, a bocce court on a lower floor, and the main dining area upstairs. Reservations are recommended. We had a fabulous meal. I had the Veal Saltimbocca. Best...More

Thank Jenny M
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18 September 2017|
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Response from CaptainJWcourt | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry, my wife does not like that soup, but we tried others. If you have an issue or a question, I would recommend that you call the restaurant. It is quick, easy and you are sure to get the correct answer!
14 April 2017|
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Response from LaScalaRistorante | Property representative |
We have gluten free pasta and every dish is made to order so guests dietary restrictions can be accommodated.
Kara B
25 July 2016|
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Response from R S | Reviewed this property |
yes. they have a separate door at the main entrance. I cannot remember if there an elevator in the back of the restaurant. The front only has a spiraling staircase.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
    (S. Central/Exeter)
  • Public Transportation: We offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from all downtown hotels.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-783-9209
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Chef owned and operated Italian casual fine dining restaurant located in historic Little Italy. Home of Baltimore's only indoor bocce ball court. We offer a complimentary shuttle to the surrounding area and in walking distance to Harbor East, Inner Harbor and Fells Point.
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