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La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant

17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
+44 23 8020 7730
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (27 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a lovely meal with a relaxed and welcoming feel from all the staff quick service and the food was fantastic

Thank lucymarie2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 of us went for a lunch as a birthdya get together. The set lunch was excellent and very good value.

Thank gill44morgan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I tried La Vista today and were VERY disappointed, especially given the good/excellent reviews on TA. We started with olives, which were good. On such a hot day, we chose the Seafood Platter(Large size) to share. Smoked salmon was fine, as were...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hadn't been here for quite a while, because we felt the standard of food and service had gone down under the previous owners. We were delighted to find that the new owners have done a great job. The food was delicious, staff were friendly...More

1  Thank annette532014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food- friendly staff. Does exactly what it says - no more or less . Good value for money though

1  Thank Heather Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended a wedding breakfast (for 30 people) last Saturday evening and couldn't fault it. All the staff were extremely helpful and attentive, each course came out together for everyone (no mean feat) and it was all delicious. The owner oversaw everything and had her phone...More

1  Thank MrsLela
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a fabulous meal there Saturday night food was first class as was the service would Highly recommend

1  Thank Djtourer
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Have eaten here a few times and have always been impressed. The choice and quality of food is very good and the staff are very friendly and helpfull. Will definitely be visiting again.

1  Thank mmg671
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We went for the lunchtime set menu, which was excellent value. We chose the Italian Antipasto to start which was a large platter of cured meats, mozzarella and pickled vegetables. For main we both had the pasta with amatriciana sauce which was delicious and comparable...More

1  Thank SuziT2
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you we agree with you that our lunch menu is great value and our chef from Rome, Giuseppe was very happy you enjoyed your meal Kind regards Katie

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I took my family to watch the singer Sylvia there and wasn't disappointed with either the food or her voice. With a small dance area marked out and a belly full of fabulous food we were able to dance between courses if we wished with...More

1  Thank Samantha H
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for your review Samantha we are pleased you and your family enjoyed your evening with us Kind regards Katie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Hythe
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8020 7730
  • E-mail
Enjoying spectacular views over Hythe Marina, at La Vista Italian Bar and Restaurant we are renowned for our fresh fish and authentic Mediterranean dishes prepared each day on the premises using only the best local ingredients. With a menu that includes both the classic and the contemporary, we strive to offer all our guests something special and delicious which exemplifies our passion for genuine Italian cookery and that they will want to return for again and again. Buon Appetito!
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