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La Locanda

Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
+44 1200 445303
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (49 reviews)
“bresaola” (7 reviews)
“bread” (28 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
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1 - 10 of 637 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A real taste of Italy in Lancashire. If you want to eat like an Italian, this is the place to go. The food was excellent, the staff friendly and welcoming. Nothing was to much trouble. Heartily recommend La Locanda.

Thank sparks20152017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here as part of a deal with Park House B & B - both were equally fabulous. We chose the Aperitivo Rinforzato menu as we like to try something different when we get the chance - although the other menus sounded equally delicious. The...More

1  Thank happyvoyagerEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu apparently changes frequently, does not have what you would find in most Italian Restaurants, where many dishes feature on most of them. Here the menu is purposely designed to be different. The main dining area is up a staircase with winders, though dining...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Similar to other reviewers, I don't like leaving mixed/negative reviews but sadly on this occasion, to be fair to other readers, I have to. This was my husbands and my second visit to La Locanda, our first visit was 15 months ago. The restaurant itself...More

3  Thank LMMB2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit La Locanda for our wedding anniversary. We have been before for a tasting menu and have been meaning to return. We were really pleased we did. Such a lovely restaurant, very friendly, welcoming and efficient staff, absolutely delicious food and a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic Italian in the heart of the Ribble Valley Lovely atmosphere with a mixture of families and couples. The food was amazing and well presented. Wine was reasonably priced. A very relaxing evening .....10/10 We will definitely be back!

Thank Michelle19961996
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited la laconda many times and have never been disappointed. The service is excellent, the menu changes regularly and they only use the best local ingredients. If you want pizza and garlic bread this is not the place for you, but if you...More

1  Thank Sys987
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Second time to this really great restaurant and it was just as good as the first time. We had to eat earlier than we would have liked because there was a large party in later and they are very careful to spread the load on...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Visited for a meal with my husband and highly recommend !!! Greeted warmly upon arrival and made to feel very welcome, traditional decor gives it a lovely authentic feel - food absolutely delicious and the house red was excellent. Welcome treat from the chef a...More

Thank Joanne T
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I came here as a group of 6 adults for my Dads 60th in Feb. He and my mum are regulars but it was my first visit. The couple who run the place are actually Italian which is always a good start! The lady works...More

Thank b2be2010
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there car parking on site if not where do you park ?
16 December 2015|
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Response from Mike-Meek | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park to the rear, Ive never had any problems with parking which is hardly surprising as I don't actually own a car, thank-you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Gisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 445303
  • E-mail
A warm welcome and friendly atmosphere awaits you in this cottage style restaurant, in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley, which offers exciting and genuinely traditional Italian cuisine. To ensure the highest quality only the best local produce is used in our dishes whilst our specialist food products and wines are supplied by small dedicated producers from various regions of Italy.
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