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La Disfida

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109 Ramsay St, Haberfield, Ashfield, New South Wales 2045, Australia
+61 2 9798 8299
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18:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Fri 18:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 17:30 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anyone that knows anything about Italian restaurants in Leichardt and Haberfield will at some time mention La Disfida. Why? Because this place has good...everything...that's why. La Disfida is not fine dining and when you go and eat there you know it wasn't meant to be. This is Italian food that gives you such a good feeling. The flavours are authentic,... More 

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Thank Peter C
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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115 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the service was attentive but we hardly noticed, as we were enjoying ourselves so much. the ambience is one of family groups and lots of fiends all chattering, eating and realy enjoying the evening. The food is all fantastic, we shared dish after dish of fabulous smaller starters. The pizzas are the highlight, thin crust and so delicious.

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1 Thank 446leichhardt
Sydney, Australia
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225 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our night there was perfect. Rockstar park. Bottle of house red at $25. Divine staff and service. Wood fired pizzas to die for. Best side of chilli served chopped and fresh in a glass with oil. Salad was excellent. I had theDiavola every fifth bite had anchovie. Friend ordered the Bufala cheesey delight. And the Rustica which was meaty and... More 

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Thank spiceylulu
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53 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried to book a table from phone, but we were said it was not possible, need to go there and leave the name on the list. OK, uncomfortable, but typical of Italian pizzeria. We went there and the line was big, left the name for the list and advised of a 20-25 min wait. OK, that is typical of... More 

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shoalhaven,australia
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Being Italian i am very fussy about my Italian food .. but this place ranks up there almost parallel to my own mammas cookjng . charming service.. delicious entrees And very tasty pasta .. we tried the arancini and zucchini flowers .. mmmmmmmm the reviews are all right .. if you have the chance please go and enjoy

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New South Wales, Australia
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

We tried this restaurant based upon all of the good reviews, and are so glad that we did. We went with Italian friends from out of town. They loved it and so did we. The zucchini flowers were fantastic. The pizza's were amazing too - the base was so thin and light. Veal involtini special was really good too. The... More 

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Thank FrPaKr
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great Food. We had a selection of entrees and mains. Both pizza and pasta's. All were of a high standard and fresh quality ingredients.

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Thank Elizabeth K
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

La Disfida had been one of the best restaurants in Haberfield for a while now. A mix of pizzeria-trattoria-tapas with a genuine Italian flavour, with a fantastic wine list to complement the great food served here. It can get very noisy upstairs, so try to get a table outside or in the balcony. They do not take bookings. It's worth... More 

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Thank rosaocho
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

A very very busy restaurant, always has people lined up waiting for a table. Pizza are expensive but are tasty.

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Thank Sacha L
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I had dinner at La Disfida last Sunday night. It was our first visit in about a year. Nothing has changed. We had the meat plate [Salami Misti] which is great value and a generous serving for 2, followed by a pasta special of mixed seafoods which was very nice. The wine list includes a good selection of Italian wines... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Ramsay St, Haberfield, Ashfield, New South Wales 2045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ashfield  >  Haberfield
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9798 8299

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?