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La Scala

1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
+1 410-783-9209
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
16:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of Baltimore's favorite eateries for classic Italian food. This place has entertainment some nights which can make for a wait. Super pasta dishes and plenty of vegetarian options.

Thank barymad
Reviewed 4 days ago

The meal here really wasn't anything special. The Italian food was just ok. Entirely edible and enjoyable but far short of excellent. I sat at the bar and the service was really weird. A bit pushy and uncomfortable.

Thank jwobkk
Reviewed 1 week ago

I prefer Italian restaurants that are authentic in their flavors and portion size. We got together with out-of-state siblings and made a reservation for a leisurely dinner for 6. We were seated in a lovely alcove where we could easily talk and catch up with...More

Thank bluecliff2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and service were just the best. I can't wait to go back. I highly recommend the polenta app.

Thank Lee W
Reviewed 1 week ago

First the great: The entrees. I had the Vitello e Gambrei Baltimore (Veal topped with crab, tomato slices, and mozzarella, with two jumbo shrimp), my wife had the Abbruzzese (chicken sautéed with sun dried tomato, basil and white wine). Both were excellent. Really, really good....More

1  Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have had the pleasure of eating at La Scala on two occasions and cannot wait to go back! The food is fresh and perfectly balanced. The service is 5-star. (Special thanks to my friends Bulat and Marco (Jose). Definitely recommend the grilled caesar salad, the...More

Thank metsguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waiters were great, the vino was flowing & the food was delicious ♡ The staff were truly authentic, it was loud & Italian ...what more could you ask for!

Thank shawnam808
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Scala was a delightful restaurant to go to and would have received that fifth star if it wasn't for the poor service. Definitely call ahead to make reservations. We walked in and were seated immediately which is a good feeling after a long walk...More

Thank Cattabrie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time at La Scala and had a great experience. Food and service was excellent and atmosphere was relaxing. Large menu and wine selection. Will definitely revist again when I am in Baltimore

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great dinner choice! The ambience is nice and the dress is whatever you want it to be. The staff makes you feel very comfortable and they are so welcoming. Our table of five was greeting very nicely. We were seated promptly. Our...More

1  Thank Michelle B
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Questions & Answers
14 April 2017|
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Response from LaScalaRistorante | Property representative |
We have gluten free pasta and every dish is made to order so guests dietary restrictions can be accommodated.
Kara B
25 July 2016|
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Response from R S | Reviewed this property |
yes. they have a separate door at the main entrance. I cannot remember if there an elevator in the back of the restaurant. The front only has a spiraling staircase.
andi g
17 July 2016|
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Response from R S | Reviewed this property |
nice dress shorts would be fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202-4326
    (S. Central/Exeter)
  • Public Transportation: We offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from all downtown hotels.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-783-9209
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Chef owned and operated Italian casual fine dining restaurant located in historic Little Italy. Home of Baltimore's only indoor bocce ball court. We offer a complimentary shuttle to the surrounding area and in walking distance to Harbor East, Inner Harbor and Fells Point.
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