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Amenbury Lane | Victoria Works, Harpenden AL5 2BS, England
+44 1582 462793
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Amenbury Lane | Victoria Works, Harpenden AL5 2BS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had two course lunch from the lunchtime set menu a drink and coffee food was good without being exceptional big restaurant but a little quiet when I was there consequently there was a bit of atmosphere missing. Will try again when busier

Thank matthew1400
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my two young boys on Saturday when it was half empty. The starters came quickly but it took a further 50 minutes (after complaining) for the boys to to get their penne bolognaise (which I could have cooked 10 times by then). My...More

1  Thank Matt_H_Genf
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife and I had dinner l Sunday, the servers Zoe and Andrea were very friendly and efficient, the who meal was excellent and specifically the Fritto Misto starter was excellent, the pricing was fair value. We'll be returning to this restaurant with our son...More

Thank kevinlee637
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

You cant fault the service and friendly staff in Strada sadly this is really let down by the food itself - really bland and tasteless, such a shame as it could be great if only the food had flavour !

1  Thank Foster456
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

7:30 on a quiet Tuesday night and had run out of menu items. First starter not available, second choice no king prawns so made with tiny prawns. Main course "vegetarian" option, pasta was hard and again missing ingredients that were stated on the menu, when...More

1  Thank far2complicated
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

The service was good & friendly, took your order with a smile, but what happens between placing your order and your food arriving I'm not sure. They forgot my olives, had already run out of some ingredients, got a dish wrong, I'm sure used standard...More

1  Thank Alison W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Atmosphere was ok, service was inexperienced air conditioning wasn't working upstairs and a drink was a bit slow coming, And the restaurant wasn't very busy.

Thank davesavs6
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I recently visited this branch of Strada and was warmly welcomed by Christian and the team. I had a table of 16 ladies and that can be a handful at the best of times. Overall the food was really good. There was a couple of...More

Thank LucyLewendon
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Not quite sure what has happened to Strada, we have visited 4 times in total the first 2 were brilliant and the last 2 not any near that standard. The restaurant only had 5 other tables for a Friday night. The waiters and waitresses took...More

3  Thank AJ071
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch, starters of dough balls and fried rice balls were quite nice but the three different pizzas we ordered were quite bland. Not a huge choice of toppings to choose from which was disappointing. The restaurant was not over busy, there were...More

Thank Debzi27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$33
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amenbury Lane | Victoria Works, Harpenden AL5 2BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Harpenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 462793
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We're delighted to bring our blend of regional Italian cooking, warm service and stylish interiors to the picturesque and lively town of Harpenden. Serving a delicious menu of regional Italian dishes including pizzas, pasta, risottos and some fantastic meat and fish secondi, Strada Harpenden is the perfect spot for a mid-shopping lunch break or a relaxing leisurely dinner. Check out our Set Menu offering great value on fresh seasonal produce Monday to Friday
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