We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Dolce Vita

36 Narborough Road, Leicester LE3 0BQ, England
+44 116 254 0006
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“pollo” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
36 Narborough Road, Leicester LE3 0BQ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (150)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 150 reviews

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Previously had great food and service here, but things have changed for the worse. It's a shame but we won't be eating there again.

Thank J0hnfe
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Small old fashioned Italian restaurant with great food and music. All three course were delicious and piping hot. Definitely be returning much sooner than last time we came.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Absolutely terrible phone service! I asked to reserve a table, when asking staff member on the phone if they were open, he was very rude & sarcastic & asked me “what restraint would be closed on a Saturday” it immediately turned me off booking a...More

Thank anna_sanner
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here two years ago and it was very nice , friendly staff, good food , great ambiance ...I do not know what's happened but this is NOT the case now , Pate starter was lovely to be fair , The table waitress was...More

Thank Clairabell247
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Friday night at 7pm. On entering our first impressions were it’s empty and was so cold in there. We asked the waitress to put some heating on. She tried to plug in the heater but the socket was broken. Service was...More

1  Thank HeidiLeicester
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Forget all your modern pretty looking Italian restaurants. La Dolce Vita is the one and only Italian restaurant to visit in Leicester. As a family we have been coming to this restaurant since I was a little girl, I now go with my own grown...More

Thank Shabby C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is our second time eating here in 2 weeks as my partner and I have recently just discovered this gem of a place! The first time we ate here we shared an aubergine starter which was cooked beautifully, so much so my partner ordered...More

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The food was bland, tasteless and tasted like it was microwaved. I wouldnt pay for my main because it was inedible. This used to be a great little restauarant but not any more

3  Thank paul d
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Came here because I enjoy Italian food. The restaurant itself is rather small but seemed to add a certain quaint aspect to it and was clean and tidy. I had tomato spaghetti which came out well cooked, presented and warm. The staff were friendly and...More

1  Thank Amy C
Reviewed 29 November 2016

My wife and I went out for dinner on Saturday 27th November 2016, and had a fabulous meal here. The staff were very attentive and the food was delicious and plentiful. My wife had the lasagna and I had the veggie pancakes which were absolutely...More

1  Thank adystone
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 hotels in Leicester
Quality City Westbridge Wharf
33 reviews
.65 km away
Westbridge Wharf Apartments
7 reviews
.66 km away
Holiday Inn Leicester
1,016 reviews
.68 km away
Travelodge Leicester Central Hotel
484 reviews
.85 km away
Nearby Restaurants
North Bar and Kitchen
452 reviews
.16 km away
Rockin Diner
177 reviews
.06 km away
534 reviews
.11 km away
Jamal Balti House
136 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Wood
5 reviews
.41 km away
Newarke Houses Museum & Gardens
187 reviews
.64 km away
Jewry Wall
148 reviews
.70 km away
Church of St. Mary de Castro
46 reviews
.63 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
3 January 2015|
Response from La Dolce V | Property representative |
Hello, If you give the restaurant a ring on 01162540006 and ask for Peter or Michelle, we will be happy to send you a copy of our menu via email, Thanks, La Dolce Vita
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Narborough Road, Leicester LE3 0BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 254 0006
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing