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La Vita Viva

35B Main Street, Mid Calder EH53 0AW, Scotland
+44 1506 885138
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“avocado salad” (3 reviews)
“cannelloni” (3 reviews)
“kebab” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35B Main Street, Mid Calder EH53 0AW, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Saturday night and the restaurant was full. Managed to get a table though. We had a drink in the bar before hand and it was also really nice. The staff were really friendly and our order was taken promptly. There was...More

Thank flyingscotswifey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place - never had a bad meal in it. Good service & freshly cooked food with a great early deal before peak times. Highly recommended the pizza is amazing

Thank DN2609X
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Can't fault the grub here. Excellent quality and decent portions. The lamb kebabs are particularly good, as is the sole. Pasta dishes also good.

Thank GeorgeMidcalder
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Went last night and took our wee dog and sat in the bar area. We had asked at our last visit if we could come and order food from the bar and the nice waitress had said yes it would be no problem. Starter and...More

Thank 54frankandkim
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Amazing advocado salad, liver pate, steak diane, to name but a few with an amazing lunch deal menu of two different choices

Thank greekqueen
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Taken out as a treat by my wife and daughter tonight and as it's local was a good choice based on the good meal we had enjoyed. Lovely service and was good to see the chefs from our table view doing their thing. It all...More

Thank Derek1311
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Went in for a spot of lunch with my boyfriend, once finally finding the place! It's quiet well hidden! Once inside the chef shouted to us to just grab a seat anywhere and a few minutes later the waitress brought us a lunch menu. There...More

Thank Lehcar654321
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We usually sit in but decided to have a take away instead. We ordered our usual pasta and pizza. The take away food tasted just as good as the restaurant and the portion of pasta was huge considering the price is lower due to not...More

1  Thank Claireei
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Was treated to a meal here last Saturday. Extensive menu, good quality , good service. Small restaurant and would recommend booking especially around 5-8pm.

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Good food and service nice cocktail list and choice of menu have been a few times now and reasonable prices will definitely go back but at weekend busy suggest you book a table

1  Thank linda h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35B Main Street, Mid Calder EH53 0AW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  West Lothian  >  Mid Calder
  • Phone Number: +44 1506 885138
Small family run Italian restaurant which provides high quality Italian food at excellent prices. Wide range of drinks available also. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Collections and reservations available, Child friendly and function room available for hire. Deliveries available Sunday-Thursday. Located behind The Mid Calder Inn which is also owned by La Vita.
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