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La Porta Rossa

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1831 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-3413 (Balfour Avenue)
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Lakeland, Florida
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Great out of the way place . If you are not a little cal to Lakeland Florida but the locals love the place! Be sure to make reservations as it is a small restaurant and can get booked up easily. Great wine selection and the servers are true professionals.

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Lakeland, Florida
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226 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

Was excellent, but no longer exists. Scarpa's is there now and I understand it is also excellent. La Porta Rosa has been gone long enough that it should not be showing up to be reviewed still.

1 Thank franciefuhrel
Cleveland, Ohio
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671 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2013

Nice small Italian restaurant. Decent menu and wine list. Our waiter was a bit quirky which may be why I have graded down a bit. Had spaghetti that came with a shot-put sized meatball. Spaghetti pretty good - meatball not so much. Chicken parm looked pretty good. All in all a nice meal

Thank jon s
Tampa, Florida
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2013

Had an early Valentine's dinner here and it did not disappoint. Glad we ordered the award-winning Grilled Shrimp w/ Rotolo DiSpinachi w/ Nut Brown Butter & Shaved Parmesan - absolutely delish! The pasta medallions filled w/ a ricotta-mushroom mixture were so incredible, I'll ask for an entire entree of those alone next visit. The chicken picatta was also wonderful! My... More 

1 Thank martinks44

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1831 E Edgewood Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803-3413
    (Balfour Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?