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La Vita e Bella

16 Theberton Street, London N1 0QX, England
+44 20 7359 7984
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Closes in 13 min
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
16 Theberton Street, London N1 0QX, England
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This seems to be a weird mixture of a Turkish restaurant masquerading as an Italian restaurant. The experience of dining wasn't particularly calming with two different types of music blaring causing quite a din probably a result of the mash up of two restaurants in...More

1  Thank charfox
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Have been to this place more than a dozen times.Sometimes, my family and I even order their food from Deliveroo. The service, the food and the place are so good that not many Italian restaurants in North London can ever compete with. Will definitely recommend...More

1  Thank Jackching183
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We had booked a table at the LA VITA E BELLA for three and arrived to be seated next to the entrance. The cold draft each time the door was opened caused us to stand for half hour before being seated at the neighbouring Mediterranean...More

5  Thank Filmmaker_AR
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Just really disorganised and all over the place. Need to work on co-ordination amongst staff. Food was pretty good but hard to enjoy given the circumstances.

5  Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We had our wedding breakfast here after a small service for 28 people at nearby Islington Town Hall. Ruby, the manageress was amazing throughout the whole process and provided service above and beyond. The food was absolutely fantastic - amazing choice and everyone's requirements accommodated...More

2  Thank Tina W
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We came with my family yesterday without booking. Even if they were busy, they found us a very nice table and took very good care of us. The food was amazing and for a good price. Thank again to all the staff (and the shots...More

1  Thank Navigator755025
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

About 25 of us for a birthday party had over an hour wait for a drink and starters , they were so slow it was a joke a total shambles but the food was great . Not impressed with 10% service charge so no recommended...More

1  Thank Mustangon1
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places I have ever been, it’s the best place to meet up , my friends said. It’s not just about food it’s about the decoration and big tables to big families or groups of friends. We will go more...More

1  Thank Twana I
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

After booking a family dinner for 18 they seated us where we specifically asked not to be seated so had to relocate us somewhere more suitable and more kid friendly. One.....yes one waiter to serve 18 of us and we tried to teach him how...More

1  Thank 649MikeS649
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

I have been Eating at La Vita E Bella for about 4 years now, its about time i left a review since i have joined up to Trip. This is UNDOUBTEDLY the BEST Italian i have ever ever been to, i am a foodie and...More

1  Thank PRIYA R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 12:00
11:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Theberton Street, London N1 0QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7359 7984
  • E-mail
It is a part of well established Mem&Laz on Theberton Street. Memlaz was working and creating last 5 years rustic & modern Italian cooking menu with specialised chefs from Sardinia & Italia. 'La vita e bella' has real wood fired oven baking with best quality products and skillfull pizza chefs .Also we are baking our own breads In our kitchen, all Italian products; our meat and vegetables carefully hand picked and served by our award winning chef. Under Mem&Laz management we ensure that you have smile, good service and welcome and we make sure with our ambiance and food you will feel closer to Italy than you think. Mem&Laz owner Mehmet Kocakerim won on the 7th of November 2012 Most Successful Turkish Business Man Award, in Parliament Hall with a project recognised with lords, baronesses and MP's of the Parliament. We put all our experience last 14 years in the same address to make sure you get best of Italy. That is why, we say we are passionate about Italy and Italian food!
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