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La Dolce Vita

94 Irish Street, Dumfries DG1 2PB, Scotland
+44 1387 255689
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (30 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“calamari” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
94 Irish Street, Dumfries DG1 2PB, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate with friends, it is a pretty standard Italian restaurant, with ample options on the menu. The food was perfectly nice although let down a bit by the service which was haphazard and inattentive.

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely expereince staff and food i loved the food and lovely log fire it is very reasonable at £15.00. per person for the happy hour.

Thank mary792016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I feel it's a real shame that the restaurant has moved from its original premises. We used to visit often and loved the atmosphere and food. Visited a couple of times since it moved, for lunch and dinner and been disappointed each time. The decor...More

3  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff at this restaurant were very friendly and helpful and the meals were delivered promptly. Our dishes were delicious and it was nice to have an authentic Italian meal. Very reasonably priced with lots of offers available.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service, tasty pizza and pasta. They go out of their way to cater for all dietary requirements eg gluten free, vegan - just let them know in advance

Thank Marina M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attempted a visit for the second time yesterday. This restaurant advertises 9a.m to 9pm.opening. Arrived at 4.30pm to be told they were open but didn't serve anything till 5pm. ????? Am I missing something? ??? Won't be back as the last time service was diabolical....More

4  Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely outstanding . The food was amazing. Service was exceptional.menu has everything you want and more . I will definitely be back .

Thank indy-murray
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Stumbled on this little place on a rainy,windy morning whilst visiting Dumfries.. Breakfast menu is simple but has something for everyone. Food was nice & staff friendly. I will return & after other reviews I would try for maybe lunch or dinner.

Thank Mummykins1962
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Visited La Dolce Vita for lunch. Food was excellent and very reasonably priced for lunch. Ordered garlic bread and cheese for starter and then mains if lasagne and spaghetti carbonara. Food was cooked to perfection and we recommend this restaurant if you fancy some Italian!!...More

Thank Vince M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Had a lovely meal here Saturday 20th May. Dumfries is a half-way meeting point for us and friends from Glasgow. Good food selection, early doors and regular menu (and they have a proper pizza oven) - we chose different options from both menus. Food was...More

1  Thank CaroleandEd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$32
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Irish Street, Dumfries DG1 2PB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 255689
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