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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bruschetta” (35 reviews)
“pizza” (107 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7th and Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this location for dinner last night. I have to say it was very average. Our server was to casual and seemed disinterested at times.The food came fast and was good. We had a selection of for bruschetta to start, and a spicy pepperoni...More

Thank smythbit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we were disappointed with the specialty pizza. We had truffle mushroom with spinach. There was barely any mushroom and it was like someone through a bag of spinach on top. It wasn’t very good. We probably will not be going back.

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We had dinner at La Bocca U.P. The food was alright, just that they over did the balsamic vinegar on the plates. How can you be an Italian restaurant and not have Italian wines on your list.

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I had Chicken Lemone, the pasta was chewy at best and the chicken I believe was boiled. Cesar salad was disapointing at best with no cheese added and lettuce was weird. Main reason we went there was for tiramisu. They did not have any that...More

Thank AZbluestraveler
Reviewed 16 December 2017

I was travelling and eating alone so I sat at the bar and was looked after by the very attentive Daniel. He ensured my glass was kept full thanks to the $5 happy hour offer and my food was ordered in a timely fashion. The...More

Thank NorthernMinky
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Decent food, good brews, contemporary environment, and friendly service. What more can you ask for. The Weiss beer was on point.

Thank Keochin
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Went recently for a early dinner. Great location and very nice inside. Decent selection of beer including some locals. Limone Chix was good and nicely presented. The pizza (topped with chiles, onions and peppers) was good but skimpy on the toppings. Wish there was more.

Thank glr30
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Great little restaurant that is a regular haunt when I visit Tempe 3-4 times a year. Great pizza and a good beer, perfect!

Thank SteveJFowler
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We were visiting for work and went here for a late dinner. Food was outstanding! We had the cheese plate & the Mediterranean plate as appetizers. Both were delicious! For dinner we all had pizzas that were delicious. Our waiter was great and had wonderful...More

Thank Andrea G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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