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La Dolce Vita

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  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
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About
We are a genuine family run restaurant, proud to prepare Modern Italian cuisine, we offer a special four or six course taster menu where Italian cuisine is taken to a completely new level All dietary requirements can be catered for bookings essential!
PRICE RANGE
US$57 - US$85
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Seating, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 14 January 2021

Been a few times with my partner and separately just myself and our son who's 11 who also enjoyed the different Italian food. Every time had amazing food and service. The only little issue is no red wine by the glass.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 23 December 2020

scallops the best dish we have ever had, and 3 more courses in taster menu that were all exceptional. vegetarian taster menu also amazing. a lovely family run restaurant, proper service not pretentious nonsense about the food. a couple of times we have managed equally...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 23 December 2020 via mobile

Superb 6 course taster menu,excellent service , good wine recommendation Covid secure Thanks to all the team, and look forward to returning

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 19 December 2020

My husband and I visited on Friday evening and had a wonderful meal and were very well looked after.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 19 December 2020

We came here for lunch today, the food and service was fantastic. The comfort of home cooking with the elegance of fine dining. The staff were attentive and thoughtful. This will be my first choice restaurant to go with my family in Shrewsbury from now...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 13 December 2020 via mobile

Simply put, this is the best restaurant for fine dining in Shrewsbury. I have never had a bad meal here and with their taster menu I’ve been able to try things outside of my usual choices. Friendly and courteous service and delicious food and wine....More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 11 December 2020

We had the six course, tasting menu. As a group of 6 with diverse tastes we were all overwhelmed with how yummy our food was! The owner was enthusiastic and recommended some great wines for us. The chef was willing to tell us exactly what...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 December 2020 via mobile

So having been here after first Lockdown in summer & saying that i was definitely coming back this year! I was glad to get a booked table straight after Lockdown 2 ! La Dolce Vita is one of my favourite restaurants at the moment, and...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 7 December 2020 via mobile

We have visited the Dolce Vita several times and our last visit was week before March lockdown and had a very enjoyable meal with friends. With the 2nd lockdown finishing on 2nd December, to celebrate and “ push the boat out” decided to book a...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 7 December 2020 via mobile

We had the six course tasting menu - vegetarian and non vegetarian menus. Our daughter had the four course vegan menu. Every course, was delicious, a veritable taste sensation. Great wine selection. Really friendly people, lovely setting. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: December 2020
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peartree996
2 June 2019|
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Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Good morning, our restaurant is only one room, so no sorry we do not allow dogs. We do hope to see you soon Regards. Patricia
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AngelaP4168
3 January 2018|
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Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Our menu is on line, but I will always offer you other vegetarian dishes
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HugoKnutsford
14 August 2017|
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Response from ladolcevitashrew | Property representative |
Hi Martin, the tasting menù is £60.00 per person, all we need to know is any dislikes, or allergies and we will create a 6 course gourmet for you. We look forward to meeting you sometime
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Frequently Asked Questions about La Dolce Vita
    Is La Dolce Vita implementing safety measures as a result of COVID-19?
    Yes, La Dolce Vita is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.
    How is La Dolce Vita rated?
    La Dolce Vita is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5