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La Locanda

Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
+44 1200 445303
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (46 reviews)
“italian beef” (17 reviews)
“bread” (45 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
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1 - 10 of 669 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Can't speak highly enough of Cinzia and Maurizio deserve everyone's warmest thanks for delightful and sublime measl. Every time we go there their attention to detail is second to none. They are to be treasured, but not appreciated by too many people else next time...More

Thank dave s
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ate on a Monday evening. A few other couples present, in the delightful upstairs restaurant. The food was faultless, as was the service. Very interesting Italian wine list with some good finds. Lovely touches with an amuse bouche, a sorbet and amazing chocolate truffles to...More

Thank TDC8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful food along with Italian hospitality. We will definitely be back soon. This little gem of a restaurant was an absolute delight,

Thank bertiebrown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As we drove through the village of Gisburn we decided to eat at La Locanda, a restaurant we had seen many times on our travels and had often said "we must try". We were very pleased we did as the food was spectacular and authentically...More

1  Thank William H
Reviewed 31 December 2017

A cut above your bog standard Italian, Great setting cosy and intimate. The Tuscan stew is delicious. Only drawback to my experience was a drink I asked for was forgotten about and didnt turn up.

1  Thank Aid33
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We were a family of 8 and every one of us found our meal amazing!! Best steak we've ever had! Wonderful, friendly service matched with a traditional Italian setting made us feel like we were back in Lake Garda. Thank you xxx

1  Thank Sharron E
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing food. Lots of choice on the menu of superior Italian dishes; not your average Italian. We enjoyed a fantastic Friday evening and will definitely be back.

1  Thank Jilllian
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Absolutely amazing dining experience. Wonderful atmosphere, welcoming staff and outstanding food, superb.

1  Thank Peanutpiggle
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The staff are on a mission to introduce its customers to authentic Italian cooking and they do just that. The food is undeniably cooked and presented in the latin way, I guess for some this may be a little intimidating, you have to accept that...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I expected a very much more pleasant experience of this restaurant than I actually had. The only good aspect of our order was the presentation. I found the food to be 'bland' & the prices expensive. I would not go again.

2  Thank arthurpolly
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16 December 2015|
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Response from Mike-Meek | Reviewed this property |
There is a car park to the rear, Ive never had any problems with parking which is hardly surprising as I don't actually own a car, thank-you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Gisburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1200 445303
  • E-mail
A warm welcome and friendly atmosphere awaits you in this cottage style restaurant, in the heart of the beautiful Ribble Valley, which offers exciting and genuinely traditional Italian cuisine. To ensure the highest quality only the best local produce is used in our dishes whilst our specialist food products and wines are supplied by small dedicated producers from various regions of Italy.
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