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La Ciociara

41 Friars Street, Stirling FK8 1HA, Scotland
+44 1786 451552
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“ice cream” (29 reviews)
“gelato” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
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41 Friars Street, Stirling FK8 1HA, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday night while staying in a nearby hotel. Lucky for us we got their just before it completely filled up. My husband, youngest son and I shared the two person meal deal. Bruschetta, pasta and pizza for around 23pounds. We...More

Thank Kari G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped for lunch here and enjoyed pizza and spaghetti. Very authentic and flavorful. We toured nearby sites and returned to eat dinner. Dessert was home made ice cream! This is a small, family-owned restaurant. Paula and MarieAngela were super friendly and...More

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not been here before and went by chance as other restaurants were booked out. Looks like a small cafe from the street but has a nice upstairs room with space for maybe 40 or so people. Had a really good meal, great desserts (large...More

Thank Clive F
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I've possibly walked past this restaurant many times. Its a shame as its a lovely wee place serving good food at reasonable prices. We ate in the first floor restaurant area but we noted that many on the ground floor were in for coffee, cake...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Always come here for macaroni cheese, my son loves it, pizza amazing aswell, staff very friendly, Alessandro served us on this occasion, such a friendly helpful young man, would highly recommend this place 😘

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Both myself and my wife had repeatedly noticed this cafe and had dismissed it as a small cafe/ice cream bar,how wrong could we be. We arrived through the main shop ad we're shown to the main restaurant on the first floor,into a different world. Friendly...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal, although the table was a bit of a squeeze with four people seated. The starters were lovely and allowed the kitchen staff the time to prepare the risotto my wife had ordered for her main course. We ordered with bottles...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If you love Italian food with great service then come no further than La Ciociara in Stirling. Can't fault any aspect. Food was great (Bruschetta starter was awesome) and the warm family service was perfect. We phoned on Saturday afternoon and managed to get a...More

1  Thank DMW16
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This is a traditional Italian restaurant with an amazing ice cream selection in their cafe downstairs. Prompt service and polite helpful staff. Sadly, our ice-cream was not served with the usual Italian flags but we had two wafers instead. It tasted Absolutely delicious. A must...More

Thank Mel_Porche
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visited with husband and 2 kids. We had pizza and pasta combo and kids have children's pizza and chips. Side order of garlic bread. Food arrived quickly, was absolutely delicious..... I was absolutely full before even finishing. So so tasty. Kids demolished theirs and said...More

Thank JulieGilmourDervaig
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20 May 2016|
Response from pdla2000 | Property representative |
Menu available on top table . Prices e.g. Lunch 2 Course £8.95 3course £10.95 Or Meal for 2 ( half pizza /half pasta each &2 drinks )£15.90 Dinner meal for 2 ( no drinks - bruschetta instead , larger portions pizza/pasta... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 43
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Friars Street, Stirling FK8 1HA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 451552
  • E-mail
An authentic Italian Ristorante,Pizzeria ,Cafe Bar and Gelateria, all under one roof to give you a true Italian experience in the heart of Stirling.
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