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La Scala

28 Queens Road, Paignton TQ4 6AT, England
+44 1803 521832
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Queens Road, Paignton TQ4 6AT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit this area annually, and one of our pleasures is eating at this restaurant, however over the last three years there has been a significant increase in the delay in serving the main course, significant because we only have a main course and a...More

1  Thank ic0n0clast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At first glance from the outside this place hardly ever looks open and a bit tatty but my god dont let that put you off one of the best restuarants in Paignton what fantastic food will be going back very soon

1  Thank jacqui d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night 28.04. Amazing food, great atmosphere Just lovely. The food was cooked to perfection The steak was superb. Such a lovely restaurant and a must try for anyone who hasn't been. Even the bread is homemade and delishious. The service is...More

Thank Claire8steve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant service best for many a year. choice excellent. Looks a bit scruffy from out side. But amazing decoration in side.

Thank christine j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant on recommendation and we were not in any way disappointed. The mushrooms in cream white wine and cheese was delicious followed by lemon sole equally good and finished off with a pannacotta to die for. Max was a brilliant host and...More

Thank jeffers632018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on Saturday eve, the food was first class, and they cater very well for Coeliac. A proper Italian 😊😊

Thank lynnerough08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A really excellent meal - the panacotta is to die for! We will certainly visit again so glad we are locals!

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit to this amazing restaurant. Max is a gracious host, the food is freshly cooked to order and tastes wonderful. We couldn't have been made more welcome. I was very happy with the quality and size of the beef fillet dish...More

Thank Jet E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service and food in this place was amazing!! My girlfriend had suggested it for our anniversary and as I like Italian food we decided to go there. It was mentioned on the phone that it was an anniversary and they really made the effort...More

Thank johnlawrence84
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Been to this restaurant a couple of times and have to say the food was beautiful. The best pasta I’ve had anywhere around here. The owner is great also and nothing is too much trouble. I will definitely be back.

Thank Paul1969_11
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September 5, 2017|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid not!
December 10, 2016|
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Response from Claire8steve | Reviewed this property |
I didn't actually see one but they have a small child themselves so I expect they woukd have one
April 10, 2016|
Response from TheStarofWoo | Reviewed this property |
Hi there We had the same problem a couple of weeks ago, so I just based my booking on Trip Advisor comments, and am so glad we did as it was a fabulous meal and the table was decorated so lovely for our wedding anniversary... More
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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
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Queens Road, Paignton TQ4 6AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 521832
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