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La Scala

312 Main St, Lafayette, IN 47901-1352
+1 765-420-8171
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
312 Main St, Lafayette, IN 47901-1352
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were greeted as soon as we walked in and were seated immediately [without a reservation]. Our food was amazing! My husband had smoked salmon with asparagus over mostaciolli. I had baked ravioli bolognese. Both were out of this world. We had a wonderful pinot...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I took my family here for parent's weekend at Purdue after hearing rave reviews...we were not disappointed. The menu was a versatile and delicious, with something for everyone. There's also a lovely outdoor seating area for lovely nights. I look forward to taking my family...More

Thank marierudi23
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We took our son and friends for dinner. Service was fast, we were able to talk and listen to each other. It was delightful and fun.

Thank nbfromcalifornia
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Best Italian in Lafayette !! Always a pleasure made from scratch food. Drinks there are always a plus with great service .

Thank Tlmurrv
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Every visit to Lafayette Indiana must include a visit to La Scala - absolutely delicious - fresh ingredients, innovative dishes, great cocktail menu, private room and outdoor dining available - truly every single dish I have ever eaten there ( and I have been there...More

Thank SnowBubby18
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Look, I live in a large urban area compared to Lafayette (Cincinnati, Ohio). I've eaten some incredible authentic Italian (No...not Olive Garden). This is some of the best Italian I have ever put in my mouth. The value was great, the atmosphere we fun. We...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Got an opportunity to stop in and have an appetizer and cocktail. What a great place. I will definitely have to come here for a full blown dinner experience. Great Staff!

Thank S1124WMstaceyb
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Hosted 24 people for a "Farewell" lunch. Ordered off the menu for 24 people. Food and drinks were delivered quickly - difficult with no limits on the menu choices. The kitchen delivered as well as our server. The guest of honor thoroughly enjoyed his lunch....More

Thank LavaMom3
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

They have pretty good Italian food with a nice selection of wines and Italian liquor. The veal piccata was delicious and gluten free options as well. Great service.

Thank Lindsey P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Food was average. There is much better Italian fare available for the price. But this is Greater Lafayette, so maybe there are not many options. Service was mediocre to the best. The servers and the manager clearly need training on greeting customers, taking care of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Main St, Lafayette, IN 47901-1352
    (3rd and Main)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 765-420-8171
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