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La Dolce Vita

35A Hills Lane, Shrewsbury SY1 1QU, England
+44 1743 249126
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“crostini” (26 reviews)
“pasta” (35 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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35A Hills Lane, Shrewsbury SY1 1QU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There's your everyday, good quality restaurant food, then there's food to savour like that served at La Dolce Vita. We started by sharing the carpaccio of beef, which proved perfectly balanced -- the rocket providing a peppery accompaniment to the salty undertones of the parmesan,...More

2  Thank IrishCupcake
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic service and food, beautiful pigeon breast, gorgeous beef fillet and fantastic duck and fish. Best restaurant in Shrewsbury

2  Thank Catcam51
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal here with friends Every one enjoyed their meal and we were not rushed staff very courteous I would recommend the sea bass the potatoes were nicely flavoured None of us had a pasta dish or pudding so cannot comment This...More

1  Thank madegan
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Marion, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So, this ristorante is magnificent in presentation, food quality, taste & service. ( Mille Grazie, Luigi and Patricia) We ordered the Crostini - great tastes, highly recommended; the Granchio crab-WOW; the seafood spaghetti - beautiful, delicious mix of an Italian staple; and my favorite, the...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food was fantastic and cooked to perfection. The staff were all extremely polite and friendly. The owners were great and found time to talk to their guests. You need to book a table well in advanced as this place is very popular.

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebrated my father-in-laws birthday here 29th of May, by far the best meal I've ever had. Truly amazing

2  Thank Wil1978
Reviewed 1 week ago

My colleague and I decided to visit La Dolce Vita for lunch on Friday 12th as I had read good reviews on Tripadvisor and looked at their web site (Confusing..Stated £14.00 2 Course Lunch and then £15.00 on the menu when arrived). On arriving at...More

1  Thank busterSolihull
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty food and well presented in a friendly environment. The chefs even had time to come and share a few words with us. We would definitely recommend the place.

3  Thank Gerald D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have been lucky enough to dine in several Michelin starred restaurants and the food at La Dolce Vita is of that class. We went for the tasting menu of six course as we find this strategy always pays dividends. We were...More

4  Thank winter1blues
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've given out maybe half a dozen five star reviews out of the couple of hundred of overall reviews I've submitted. I think they're overused and devalue the overall scoring system if used too frequently. But, in this case it is fully justified. I had...More

3  Thank DRB380
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Alan L
Do you have a specials board please
21 January 2017|
Response from Shropshire2016 | Reviewed this property |
They have an amazing tasting menu several courses all a supplies as it arrives at the table great fun
Liz C
Hi is there parking? Or near by parking? X
7 January 2017|
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Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Hi Liz, We have a car park directly opposite, it is a maximum stay 2 hours, but there are cheaper ones in the area within an approx. 3/4 walk
Hi, do you do gift vouchers?
6 November 2016|
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Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Yes we certainly do, if you let me have all the details, we personalise each one, Many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35A Hills Lane, Shrewsbury SY1 1QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Shrewsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1743 249126
  • E-mail
We are a genuine family run restaurant, we are proud to prepare Modern Italian cuisine, we also offer exclusive fine dining gourmet evenings during the year, where Italian cuisine is taken to a much higher level, bookings essential.