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La Scala

1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
+1 410-783-9209
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
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1 - 10 of 783 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my step son, his girlfriend and my wife last night and the chef here is simply out of this world with his dishes! I start judging a great restaurant by the first thing I usually eat, which is the bread. Best Italian...More

Thank tdear666
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thank you so much for this amazing review and walking us through your impeccable evening with us. We are beyond thrilled and grateful for the delectable descriptions of each dish shared at the table and how scrumptious each and every portion was. It is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment that you enter the door you are welcomed with open arms. The staff is friendly and informative. The menu is large making a decision difficult but all diners enjoyed their meal.More

Thank TrishP2017
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review and compliments of our team here at La Scala. We are thrilled to hear everyone enjoyed their meals with us and you felt very warm and welcomed during your experience. We can't wait to see you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Baltimore with co workers for a conference and the food was great and the service was amazing. It's a very cozy place, just the right amount of light.

Thank Laura D
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review, Laura! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your time and meal with us while in town for a conference. We hope to see you the next time you are here in Baltimore!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Great wine. Very old school Italian. I mean, there is a bocci ball court inside the restaurant! Definitely make a reservation because this is a popular place. We went on a Friday in February around 6:30. There is a bar downstairs to hang...More

Thank Chris L
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chris, thank you so much for the amazing review! It is great to hear you enjoyed your experience with us while in town in Baltimore back in February. We are very happy you reveled in our old school Italian atmosphere we have worked hard...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great family meal here. We were greeted by the executive chef . We were taken to a quiet table upstairs by a wonderful hostess. The wait staff were eager to please. The food was fabulous! Everything was delicious. What a great place....More

Thank Linleedo
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review and recommendation! We are more than happy to hear your family truly enjoyed everything about your experience with us- from the wonderful, friendly service from our staff, to the seafood, pasta, and chicken! We cannot wait to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic veal dishes, fresh grilled cesar salad was awesome. great service and very knowledgeable waitstaff. Highly Recommend.

Thank DarleneandWalter
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review. It is so wonderful to hear you truly enjoyed the veal, caesar salad, and received such excellent service. We can't wait to see you again soon! Take care.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having spent many years in the restaurant business , sometimes mistakes happen. I would like to think that was the case tonight. In Baltimore for a convention I ducked out for some Italian food. I'm Italian American , grew up in NYC ( Elizabeth St...More

Thank Billydee7
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Billy, thank you for the review and feedback on your most recent experience with us. While we are disappointed to learn your visit was unlike most that happen with us and do sincerely apologize for the service and meal you received. We can attest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recently dined at La Scala and it was a wonderful meal at every level. It is located in Little Italy in Baltimore, not far from the Inner Harbor. There are a ton of Italian places in this area, so if one lasts - you...More

Thank James S
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, James, thank you so much for the amazing review. We really enjoyed reading your wonderful description of La Scala- from the outside in- and it is so great you not only enjoyed the meal and wine list, but your overall experience as well. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has it ALL! It is in two converted homes side by side and has charm and some of the best food I’ve had anywhere. It was a romantic dinner with my husband and he ordered fettuccini with jumbo shrimp and fresh crab in...More

Thank GreatLife
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, thank you so much for the amazing review and description! We are thrilled to hear you and your husband really, truly enjoyed a romantic evening with us. It is great to include the certain insights for future visitors, but we are happy to hear...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

One block from our hotel was a great little Italian restaurant Very reasonably priced and great quality food They offered a good variety of homemade pasta dishes as well of a few nice steaks. Would definitely recommend highly to anyone looking for a great mealMore

Thank wheeler925
Chesley P, Owner at La Scala, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review! We are thrilled you decided to check us out while in Baltimore and really enjoyed the atmosphere and meal with us. We appreciate the great recommendation and hope to see you the next time you are in...More

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Deda B
February 3, 2018|
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Response from LaScalaRistorante | Property representative |
Ciao Eric! Our dress code is Dressy Casual/Business Casual. No hats, tank tops, or sportswear. Have you made your reservation with us?
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KathyPet
September 24, 2017|
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Response from KRSDC | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see a kids menu, but it's a family type of establishment. I'm sure they'd whip up something for you.
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tlmom
September 17, 2017|
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Response from JRockTN | Reviewed this property |
The meatballs contain sausage
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
4:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
    (S. Central/Exeter)
  • Public Transportation: We offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from all downtown hotels.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-783-9209
  • E-mail
Description
Chef owned and operated Italian casual fine dining restaurant located in historic Little Italy. Home of Baltimore's only indoor bocce ball court. We offer a complimentary shuttle to the surrounding area and in walking distance to Harbor East, Inner Harbor and Fells Point.
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