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La Vita Viva

35B Main Street, Mid Calder EH53 0AW, Scotland
+44 1506 885138
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35B Main Street, Mid Calder EH53 0AW, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We usually sit in but decided to have a take away instead. We ordered our usual pasta and pizza. The take away food tasted just as good as the restaurant and the portion of pasta was huge considering the price is lower due to not...More

Thank Claireei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was treated to a meal here last Saturday. Extensive menu, good quality , good service. Small restaurant and would recommend booking especially around 5-8pm.

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and service nice cocktail list and choice of menu have been a few times now and reasonable prices will definitely go back but at weekend busy suggest you book a table

1  Thank linda h
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Really nice meal here, Service was quick and friendly. Food was tasty and plentiful. If you like cheesecake, try one of the artisan slices for pudding. My wife and I shared a slice of the Strawberry Eton Mess, lovely.

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Lots of friends have praised this place for ages - finally got round to trying it ourselves today. Had a great meal. Excellent value lunch menu. We shared a garlic pizza bread with cheese - just as well we did, it was huge. My main...More

1  Thank RoddyC9
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Having looked at a few of the older reviews, it seems like we are talking about two different restaurants. This is a lovely little place that does not pretend to be more than it is, reasonably priced excellent food. It is a little gem hidden...More

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I like La Vita. The food is very good for the price. The staff are excellent, friendly and will go out of their way to accommodate you. I particularly enjoy family run restaurants​ as I find a level of quality, attention to detail and service...More

Thank Helen O
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend for the Italian food lovers.... very nice italian dishes with very fresh ingredients the staff are very friendly and helpful too

Thank Rui Paulo G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I went with my family again to khushi's restaurant for dinner .food was really tasty and authentic as we eat Indian food regularly Service was brisk and efficient and staff were knowledge able we will visit again. Best restaurant in Livingston

Thank daud555
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Just a wee pick up on the way back home could resist bruschetta blue, love it my mouths watering waiting to get stuck in đź’Żâś”

Thank alexovens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35B Main Street, Mid Calder EH53 0AW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  West Lothian  >  Mid Calder
  • Phone Number: +44 1506 885138
Small family run Italian restaurant which provides high quality Italian food at excellent prices. Wide range of drinks available also. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Collections and reservations available, Child friendly and function room available for hire. Deliveries available Sunday-Thursday. Located behind The Mid Calder Inn which is also owned by La Vita.
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