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La Fontana Italian Restaurant

17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622231
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (67 reviews)
“cannelloni” (13 reviews)
“salmon” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great choice of menu for Families , staff very welcoming and friendly, good value meals , place very clean and enjoyable atmosphere have been before and the above had been, no different , will visit again

1  Thank NorthenerX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth the sitting and waiting. Food was amazing, as were the cocktails. The staff were very friendly and were keen to point out what would taste good together. The lamb melted in the mouth. The owners should be proud of this hidden gem off...More

Thank SuzyQue27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time in Blackpool for myself and the family. Decided to eat out after a competition and accidentally found La Fontana. The food, atmosphere, service and value for money was superb. We will be eating there again on our next visit

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a pleasure coming here, you always get great service and great food, the restaurant has lovely décor. The food is always very tasty and cooked well, we have been here many times now and we have never been disappointed overall, can’t wait to come...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot understand how this restaurant gets such great reviews given the awful standard of food we were served. £70 on two courses which were not authentic Italian in any way. The prawns were tasteless with a warm gelatinous sauce served with a cold salad...More

2  Thank zico2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I rang after seeing a show, the show finished earlier than expected and the restaurant didn’t open till 5pm. We rang at 4.30 to enquire about a table and was told as long as we arrived at 5pm they would fit us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the strength of its TripAdvisor ratings we went to La Fontana for our meal having phoned earlier to book and having been told that they didn't take bookings. So we were prepared to wait and the manageress got us a table after a half-hour...More

Thank Lochgreen-7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited La Fontana with my boyfriend 2 years ago and can’t get over it. The restaurant is beautifully designed to make you feel like your in a little food square in Italy and the food was absolutely delicious, it was by far one of the...More

Thank Danielle T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two adults and a 4 year old ate here on a Thursday night. Short wait in the bar area to be seated and orders taken soon after. The atmosphere is really nice and the staff very friendly towards diners. As for the food it was...More

1  Thank JudgeJustice
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went as two couples , the second time in two months and both times really enjoyed the experience. Very friendly staff, attentive and courteous. The food is good and really tasty, although the cannelloni and lasagne seemed to be from the microwave rather than...More

Thank schoey36
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Vicky B
29 July 2017|
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Response from Mari195919 | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't help, my review was based on walking in without a booking, have never tried to phone them
27 April 2017|
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Response from Minicooper59 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcome children they have pencils and sheets to colour in .👍
27 October 2016|
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Response from La F | Property representative |
Headwaiter stefano ,laura and victor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622231
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Established for over 20 years, experience a true taste of Italy at La Fontana in their modern Italian Courtyard Restaurant, set beneath a twinkling starry night sky, complete with roof slates, decorative trellis and of course, La Fontana - the fountain after which the Restaurant is named! Enjoy the first class Italian cuisine & warm Mediterranean ambience brought to you by long-time owner Franco and his team of loyal, passionate staff.
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