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La Cantina Restaurant & Pizzeria

63 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 6244
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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63 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived latish (for Launceston) after just arriving and stumbled on La Cantina after a short walk. It wasn't the modern setting however the aromas as you walked in were enough... better try this food. Quickly worked out this was a family restaurant. Friendly service, spacious...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was expensive but delicious, and was prepared quickly; however once our plates arrived, we never saw the waitress again. Had she returned to check on the four of us, we would have refilled our drinks and then bought coffee and dessert. After trying...More

Thank km732016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant tonight with friends after seeing the reviews on here, we were not disappointed. We heard a fellow customer praising his dish, so we asked what he had. We chose the same as him, the Lasagne, it was devine. I followed that...More

Thank Trixie70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A busy Italian restaurant that is byo. The meals were excellent, the veggies were fresh and the service was great. The corkage for byo was a bit rich & the menu did list a surcharge for Sundays and public holidays.

Thank Janene P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was walking down the street when we saw this and decided to give it a try, it was so packed when entered the restaurant. Waitress was barely able to serve us. Despite that, the pasta and especially the pizza were good though..

Thank DarrenWKS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No booking but got good table Prompt service with a smile and easy ordering Good chilled wine staff tentative but not hovering clean and cool choice of music appropriate and at right level Food was basic but fresh and tasty So no major problems here...More

Thank glennf703
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My companions' idea of Italian food is Spaghetti Bolognese, Hawaiian pizza, and Chicken Parmigiana. This restaurant had all three. It also had plenty of other options, I chose fettucine with a bacon, chilli and tomato sauce which was very tasty. We got the apple pie...More

Thank LadyQinto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here last night, it was our forth visit over the last three years. We live in Melbourne so enjoy some great Italian food, this is as good as you will get anywhere in Melbourne for the price.We will be...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Visited here for 3rd time and was not disappointed. Really nice meal, generous serving, and good value. Service was good too.

Thank Calook
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the worst dining experience I think of our lives tonight. We visited La Cantina in Launceston Tasmania to enjoy an Italian meal on our anniversary. The evening started okay with submitting our order and the soup arrived in good time...More

Thank GerryTasmania
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mary p
6 May 2017|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it has a BYO wine license. Corkage a reasonable $5 per bottle. Enjoy
7 August 2016|
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Response from Jenny0401 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am unsure, but maybe you could call the restaurant Jenny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 6244
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