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La Bocca Urban Pizzaria

$$ - $$$Italian, Pizza,
7th and Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
+1 480-967-5244
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bruschetta” (37 reviews)
“pizza” (110 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7th and Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We tried La Bocca for the first time on a Wednesday evening. They were just finishing with a dinner for 40 people, so the place was busy. Our waiter Gary was attentive and helpful as we decided on our food choices. The goat cheese and...More

Thank fremont5
Reviewed 5 days ago

New favorite place in Tempe. Cannot comment on the other locations. Got in late the night before for business at the university. Went to La Bocca after walking past it multiple times and looking at the menu. Ratings were great, so we stopped in and...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We had a very nice lunch at this restaurant, had not been here for years. I had the homemade ginger coleslaw and the pesto, mozzarella sandwich........just the right ingredients, left very full. Only problem was the ticket for parking validation did not work....

Thank O2046HElindaw
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my colleague ordered pasta and neither of us liked it - and I am absolutely not a fussy type. The pasta was swimming in a cream sauce. Maybe their pizza is good , I really don’t know but I wouldn’t go there again...More

Thank LaMichaela2018
Reviewed 8 May 2018

So, we haven't been to this location a long time ago and most recently, we've been to the location at High Street in North Scottsdale. We know that they make really good thin crust pizza with good flavor and their bruschetta is also pretty good...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Easy location! Great food! Perfect for B-days! Make sure to get reservations it can take a while to get seated!

Thank michaelabarcelo
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The decor here is worth seeing. It's fun. As for the food, well, in fairness, we came during the Tempe Arts Festival, and this place was slammed. We enjoyed the margaritas - it was the perfect day for those. We shared the Med Plate. It...More

Thank JinxHE
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The restaurant was moderately busy but not overcrowded. Service was incredibly slow. We were finally happy to just eat and run.

Thank Ed J
Reviewed 6 April 2018

My son and I had lunch at La Bocca this week on a visit to Arizona State University. The restaurant is on Mill Avenue, and has pleasant outdoor seating, which makes for excellent people watching. I had a goat cheese and pear salad (spring mix,...More

Thank TulaAtlanta
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner and was super impressed with this restaurant! It's a bit more posh in decor than most pizzerias, kind of an upscale spot just off campus. We had great bruchetta followed by individual pizzas. It's virtually identical to pizza I had in...More

Thank roseleif
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7th and Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-967-5244
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