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La vela

4-6 Abingdon Street, Burnham-On-Sea TA8 1PH, England
+44 1278 782707
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (62 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 Abingdon Street, Burnham-On-Sea TA8 1PH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Family of 5 including young children. The staff were lovely with the children and very helpful in making menu recommendations. Dairy allergy accommodated.

Thank 239Clare239
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always had a good experience while dinning here. Food amazing to a high standard. Staff friendly. Have ate as a family with young children, a romantic meal for two and used the take away service. Highly Recommended- Crab fish cakes The only thing I could...More

1  Thank Annesydneymay1
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Love coming here out of season , the staff are really friendly. It can get quite noisy (speakers in the ceiling everywhere) hot (low ceilings). We went on a Monday evening , no booking and at 6pm there were already about 20 people at tables....More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

A small group of us visited on a busy Friday. We had our drink requests served quickly and the house white was very pleasant. From here on in it went downhill. We had to ask for them to take our order as we had been...More

Thank Belinda M
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Despite eating early, and being the first to arrive, the staff were really welcoming and friendly. My wife had a linguine pasta, which she said was very very nice. It looked good too, a generous portion too. I opted for a Carne Calzone. Beautiful, absolutely...More

Thank Chriscarey9
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We loved the place so much we had to go back a second time. We were visiting Burnham on Sea for a week over Easter and managed to squeeze in two trip with the family to La vela. Thoroughly impressed both times with the food,...More

Thank Steven E
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here a few time. My husband I and our daughter mostly. Every time the food is amazing and staff ever so friendly and polite. Always come over to say hi. I have taken my family and friends here to and they have...More

Thank LIN2204
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Another successful visit to Burnham on Sea saw us visit this great Italian restaurant numerous times during our holiday, it's no secret we love the place (as stated during previous visits) The menus/ service/ food/ ambience/ staff are still as god as they always are,...More

Thank NottsUkTravel
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We have always had an excellent meal here. There is a good choice too for anyone who might not like Italian. My husband said the lamb was the best he's evertasted!

Thank Maggie b
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Went to La Vela one evening just to have a nice meal and unwind from a stressful week. We were blown away by the food and service and ended up feeling as if we had planned a luxury night out! The food was incredible. Great...More

Thank Millie492
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 Abingdon Street, Burnham-On-Sea TA8 1PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Burnham-On-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1278 782707
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