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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” (65 reviews)
“veal” (13 reviews)
“bruschetta” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Came here after reading a couple of reviews online and I was not disappointed. The food was gorgeous, and exactly how Italian should be. The layout and decoration of the inside was amazing and gave you a real feel of Italy. The service of the...More

Thank Dylan G
Reviewed 15 July 2016

After a grey, chilly day in Blackpool, La Fontana was an absolute delight. The staff were so friendly and charismatic, and the food was excellent. I ordered the mussels fra diavolo, tagliatelle la fontana, and sticky toffee pudding. My friend and I agreed that the...More

Thank raquel9e
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Made our trip to Blackpool. So good we went back the following night. The staff are super and great attention was paid to every detail. The food and house wine was superb. If I'm ever back in Blackpool it would be our first port of...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Visited on 12/07/16 to celebrate our sons graduation. Received a warm welcome as always. Pizza and pasta both excellent, authentic and fresh. The attentive and friendly staff made sure this was an extra special visit, we even had a celebratory firework dessert!! Complimentary sambuccas rounded...More

Thank welcelt
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

What can I say? Very friendly service and gorgeous food! Loved the Italian lesson from the servers- very authentic dining experience. Would highly recommend!

Thank Cmonthebanner
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I used to go to this restaurant weekly when I lived in Blackpool and had done since it opened until I left the uk. I have been a few times since in the last 21 years and always enjoyed it just as much but this...More

Thank JulieEll
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My first time to this restaurant but my girlfriend had been dozens of times over the years. No atmosphere run by staff with poor food a total waste of a night out.

Thank clubatlantis
LaFontanaRestaurant, Manager at La Fontana Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Sorry you were disappointed but was it more because your girlfriend was extremely friendly with the waiters being a regular and you felt left out

Reviewed 10 July 2016

We have eaten here a few times before, but this is such a nice restaurant and the décor makes you feel like you are eating under the stars in Italy. The service by the staff was 1st class again, the guy that served us (I...More

Thank douglas r
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The good was amazing;the staff so friendly and attentive,great selection of wines and all very reasonably priced. I would recommend this fine establishment to everyone.

Thank gordy682
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

La Fontana is on of my favourite restaurants in Blackpool. The staff are incredibly friendly and attentive. The atmosphere and decor is unlike any other in Blackpool. The food is to die for and the prices can't be beaten for what you get. There hasn't...More

Thank JanetMic307
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Vicky B
28 July 2017|
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Response from Mari195919 | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't help, my review was based on walking in without a booking, have never tried to phone them
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 La F | Property representative |
Headwaiter stefano ,laura and victor
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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, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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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