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La Fontana Italian Restaurant

17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622231
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (62 reviews)
“cannelloni” (11 reviews)
“garlic bread” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went early on Sat evening as you can't book tables for downstairs, just large groups. Was a lovely place to eat and the food was superb. Atmosphere was excellent, typical busy italian but without the feeling of being rushed. Would definately recommend to anyone going...More

Thank Vicki T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here yesterday and the staff were really pleasant and helpful. The food was delicious too.

Thank roadrunnerNP1978
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food and service were fantastic. Really made a fuss over me and my boy to the point the waiter knew the Anamie he was watching on his phone and was able to converse with him about it. Veal was cooked lovely and the Banana crepe...More

1  Thank Graeme E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just passing and feeling peckish we popped in for a light bite. Fantastic service and delicious food. Staff were amazing and entertaining. Would recommend it to anyone.

1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Called in after a few hours shopping in Blackpool. The staff were welcoming and sorted a table for 7 of us. The waiters were brilliant with the 3 children and made them laugh. We had garlic pizzas with cheese to share for starter. Mains were...More

1  Thank difah
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent service the food was fantastic, everything was special and the waiters were brilliant.cannot praise this restaurant enough it was spotless it catered for intimate meals for 2 and large family groups. It was superb. We were very hungry and ate quickly, but the staff...More

1  Thank Alison N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and service amazing, definitely worth a visit, highly recommend this restaurant, our server was very entertaining and kept us amused during our visit

1  Thank Mari195919
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here a fair few times now over the years and it is always great, it is a lovely place with great décor, the food is fantastic and so is the service, the staff are very friendly and funny, there is a great...More

1  Thank douglas r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The team are incredibly lovely, the food equally so.. I would come again and again.. really chatty but not overly so where invasive, it's a really comfortable atmosphere, indoors with an outsidey feel, hard to make special mentions when they all stood out in their...More

1  Thank k8eBr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly the waiters were brilliant, very funny, make lots of jokes without going to far, they were welcoming and make a great pornstar martini! The Bruschetta was perfect and so was the garlic bread. And I couldn't fault the Arabiatta (my favourite dish in the...More

1  Thank Chloe H
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27 April 2017|
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Response from Minicooper59 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcome children they have pencils and sheets to colour in .👍
26 October 2016|
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Response from jh404040 |
stefano(bald waiter) laura and victor
Dominic C
15 August 2016|
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Response from welcelt | Reviewed this property |
Dominic, there are plenty of vegetarian options Pasta/ Pizza on the menu. Blackpool as a whole is very LGBT friendly. The staff at La Fontana are brilliant, I'm sure you would be made very welcome. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622231
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Established for over 20 years, experience a true taste of Italy at La Fontana in their modern Italian Courtyard Restaurant, set beneath a twinkling starry night sky, complete with roof slates, decorative trellis and of course, La Fontana - the fountain after which the Restaurant is named! Enjoy the first class Italian cuisine & warm Mediterranean ambience brought to you by long-time owner Franco and his team of loyal, passionate staff.
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