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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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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
17-19 Shamrock Way | Hythe Marina, Hythe SO45 6DY, England
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've been to la vista a few times now and each time I've received poor service. We visited la vista again after having poor service and very oily pasta previously and was disappointed. Being seated and given menus (then asking for drinks menu also) staff...More

Thank JeSsMuiR
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a lovely meal with friends and family to celebrate my forthcoming baby- the food was amazing, looked great and tasted even better! Staff were friendly and attentive and very welcoming. Service speed was just right too. A lovely night and will definitely return soon...More

Thank caley85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was day tripping in the area and looking for lunch. Came across this delightful restaurant in Hythe Marina Village. Excellent food, great service and wonderful setting. Seating inside and out They also have an 'open' kitchen, on view from the restaurant, which I always consider...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times now and every time has been brilliant. Lovely waitresses and very consistent food, it's always the same guy cooking which explains it. One very minor moan would be the liquor coffees take quite a while, which is the only thing...More

Thank SouthamptonScirmish
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 11 boaters who were moored in Hythe Marina overnight as part of a week's Solent cruise. The restaurant looked welcoming and festive with rows of lights. The staff were friendly. The food choice was good and some of us took...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Visited La Vista last night, Thursday, booked for 6.30 and had a very enjoyable meal, the staff were attentive, the food was excellent, especially the starter, bruschetta, which we share. Can definitely recommend.. we have been a number of times and have never been disappointed.

Thank Jackie H
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely comment we noticed that you only gave us 1 star so would like to know if there's anything we can improve on? Kind regards Katie

Reviewed 29 April 2017

We used to be regular visitors to this restaurant, first attending over 20 years ago, but a few years ago we noticed a lowering of standards and service so stopped returning. We decided to try it again, and were delighted that the quality has improved....More

Thank andrew l
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you we are glad you enjoyed it and delighted you to have you come back, we look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards Katie

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Second visit to the restaurant and was not disapionted. Service and food were very good, staff were pleasant and attentive and made us feel very welcome. Will be visiting again.

Thank mmg671
Katie P, Owner at La Vista Italian Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit with us. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Katie

Reviewed 10 April 2017

I reserved a table for 2 two weeks prior so I was very impressed that they had a table waiting for us. We were shown to our table very quickly and were given the option to move to a different one if we preferred. The...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were a party of 7. We had booked but had to pay a deposit on booking as it was a special day. It was very busy, the staff were rushed but were still friendly and helpful and the food came in a reasonable time...More

Thank Hazel L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
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
Description
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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