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La Piazza

97-99 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh EH2 4SD, Scotland
+44 131 221 1150
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (110 reviews)
“garlic bread” (24 reviews)
“tiramisu” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
97-99 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh EH2 4SD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,109 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Booked as close to holiday residence, wasn't disappointed, staff were very friendly and welcoming, food was equally as good. Children where welcomed and made to feel part of the evening as opposed to being a problem. Would fully recommend, although would advice to prebook as...More

Thank Craig B
Reviewed yesterday

Have enjoyed lunch here many times and without exception have experienced very efficient service from professional waiters who know their menu and can advise and guide on the best choice for your current culinary requirements. The food is always served quickly, is hot and well...More

Thank Jayne P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my other half visited the other day when it was warm enough to sit outside. It was really nice and the waiter was incredibly helpful, though I didn't catch his name. All the food we had was really tasty (I had focaccia, carbonara...More

Thank Lorna B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We dropped in on a Sunday evening and was surprised how busy it was. Shared a large Piazza salad and a pizza....perfect for the two of us. The pizza was quite fresh, tasty and light. The salad was excellent. My wife had a glass of...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Booked a table for 4 on Saturday 22 July on a weekend in Edinburgh. What can I say!! The food was amazing. We each had3 courses. Bottle red wine and 6 spirits with mixers and the bill was £135. We have paid more for less...More

Thank jintyrossi
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited two weeks ago (Saturday afternoon) and was warmly received by polite and friendly staff. Nice seating in the outside garden and nice selection of drinks. Great portion sizes on the calzone and the risotto, absolutely excellent value for money. Will definitely return at some...More

Thank Blair M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had lunch here on a rainy Saturday recently and loved every minute of it. From the minute we arrived, the staff were lovely and great fun. We had a gorgeous bottle of wine, the bread platter to share and then two different pasta dishes....More

Thank Beanie14
Reviewed 6 days ago

Won of the best Italian restaurants I have been to. The staff were very welcoming and attentive and remembered you just after one visit. We had a variety of dishes in our time there and all were wonderful. We made a mistake and doubled up...More

Thank fifer2003
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly authentic staff, gorgeous wine & delicious food. Thoroughly recommend. Lovely buzz in this restaurant.

Thank Angela G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When on vacation in Edinburgh, we were a bit tired of the endless fried food, so decided to try an Italian restaurant. Luckily this is the place we chose! The service was wonderful and you felt like you were in Italy for the evening, with...More

Thank Abbie M
West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97-99 Shandwick Place, Edinburgh EH2 4SD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 131 221 1150
  • E-mail
La Piazza,the home of authentic Italian cuisine.We believe in offering traditional Italian cuisine,in a modern, relaxed atmosphere.Our broad menu offers something irresistible for everyone.Whether you're looking for a romantic dinner for twoor organising a party for your friends,our front of house team will ensurethat you have a memorable evening with excellent,friendly and attentive service.
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