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La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant

17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
+44 23 8020 7730
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (21 reviews)
“tiramisu” (10 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A last minute booking, a friendly welcome, comfortable seating and a beautifully cooked and presented dinner for four. Do save room for the deserts, they're gorgeous too and all at a reasonable price. We'll certainly visit again plus the night view walking along the seafront...More

Thank Patrick56
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were invited to lunch by a friend who lives on the Marina. Ir was a long time since we had visited and she expressed a wish to go again. We were not disappointed - it was very good with a good...More

Thank U8696YHpaulg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly welcome from the front of house! Festive ambiance to our meal. We ordered: 2 lasagne, 2 fish of the day , one stuffed chicken and 1 prawn pasta dish. The fish was large and very tasty. We were tempted by desserts: excellent chocolate sponge,...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here last minute. It was quiet and no trouble getting a table. The staff were lovely and we felt happy to let the toddler wander around while we waited for meals. The food was amazing and surprisingly they also cater for gluten...More

Thank Glen T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited again tonight and were not disappointed! The service from arrival to leaving was fantastic ! The food .. well just amazing ! We both had Gamberoni to start and it was just incredible ! My hubby had Fillet steak for main with all...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another very tasty meal, we have never been disappointed. Staff so friendly. Tonight we had lamb shank for the first time, so tender, melt in the mouth. The ratings aren’t working below for service, food and value, I would give them all top marks. Hope...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went our as a foursome on Saturday 11/11 after good recommendations for this restaurant. We were seated straight away and chose our menu quite quickly so all was well. The starter though took just over 30 minutes to arrive, but we were relaxed and enjoying...More

Thank Dave V
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review I can only apologise your experience with us was not what you expected we unfortunately were a head chef down on this night and had kept bookings to set times but unfortunately not everyone turns up on time whitch then...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

We have eaten here a number of times and have never been disappointed. Today we popped in at lunch time and had a splendid dinner, that has well and truly set us up for the day! The Duck Terrine had a number of accompaniments, including...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Elizabeth we will see you soon

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Not visited for a while, always loved the food here, not disappointed this time either. The smoked salmon & king prawn starter was delicious as was the bruschetta. For mains I chose the veal chop and my wife & brother both had the slow cooked...More

Thank Iain52
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Booked this restaurant because of great reviews- it did not disappoint. We arrived today, and the area is quiet!! Very quiet.... I was concerned that there maybe no atmosphere... but I was wrong... it was great! Very attentive personal staff and amazing food. Very well...More

Thank jennyrandall14
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review we are pleased you had a great time, hopefully we will see you again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Hythe
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8020 7730
  • E-mail
Enjoying spectacular views over Hythe Marina, at La Vista Italian Bar and Restaurant we are renowned for our fresh fish and authentic Mediterranean dishes prepared each day on the premises using only the best local ingredients. With a menu that includes both the classic and the contemporary, we strive to offer all our guests something special and delicious which exemplifies our passion for genuine Italian cookery and that they will want to return for again and again. Buon Appetito!
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