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La Rocca aims to bring a vibrant, warm and welcoming dining experience of a traditional Italian restaurant with a team that has many years of experience in the catering industry. All our food is cooked to order using only fresh and seasonal ingredients. The combination of modern and classic dishes at La Rocca creates an abundant and diverse menu of authentic, Italian, Regional fare. From mixed antipasti plates brimming with Italian cured ham, field mushrooms and goats cheese bruschetta to mouth-watering risottos and pasta dishes, there is something to please everyone. An inspired selection of meat and fish mains, traditionally baked pizzas together with home made desserts complete an exemplary
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had the best pizza ever tasted had the king prawn with chilli, swapped the anchovies for tuna and added garlic. Amazing Christmas Eve lunch.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 20 December 2020

This is now our second visit in 2 months and La Rocca was the reason we booked another weekend away. We weren’t disappointed, the food is excellent and cooked to perfection, we have been to many Italian Restaurants, and La Rocca is definitely the best...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 11 December 2020 via mobile

Now I love a good Italian and have been to a few and this has to be one of the best. Started with goats cheese and mushrooms and the meatball dish. Both fantastic. Next, sea bass with chilli and prawns and linguine with salmon, prawns...More

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

Restaurant itself is great staff pretty good but the food sadly isnt great. We had the pasta and lasagne both had very little flavor which surprised us for italian food. Wouldn't have minded so much if this was a pub meal but it left us...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 4 December 2020 via mobile

I really enjoyed my visit to La Rocca. The service was excellent, the waiters were really relaxed and friendly. They had a great approach to being covid safe. The food was so tasty, and reasonably priced. It's a shame I don't live in the area...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 9 November 2020 via mobile

The most amazing food and the friendliest staff. Found this Italian whilst staying in cheddar. Absolutely gutted we live 3 1/2 hours away. Ate in before lockdown, the most beautiful restaurant and very cosy. Ordered takeaway from here tonight as it’s our last night before...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 3 November 2020

After visiting the city it is the best place to have lunch and relax with the family. I recommend!!!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 29 October 2020 via mobile

Called in whilst walking down from the Gorge, SO GLAD WE DID! From entering the door, COVID was acknowledged from the very beginning. Such friendly, warm staff. Food was outstanding, fresh ingredients, all cooked from scratch. Ambience is relaxed, child friendly (we don’t have small...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 28 October 2020 via mobile

We we’re stopping at Cheddar Woods and decided to find a local restaurant for our last night. Found La Rocca on google, had good reviews so I booked a table for 6 ( 25th Oct ) the decor was traditional, and all tables were taken...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 27 October 2020

Very friendly when I booked. Welcomed with a warm smile. Service was excellent and food was delicious! Would highly recommend this restaurant

Date of visit: October 2020
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Culture798201
15 October 2020|
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Response from La_Rocca_Cheddar | Property representative |
Yes we do have a few gluten free options Thanks ( risoto, steak ,fish and pasta) Thanks
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Response from La_Rocca_Cheddar | Property representative |
Hi We only allow guide dogs indoor subject to availability Outdoor of course you are welcome. If the weather is ok. Regards La Rocca’s team
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Frequently Asked Questions about La Rocca Restaurant
    Does La Rocca Restaurant offer takeaway?
    Yes, La Rocca Restaurant offers takeaway services.
    Does La Rocca Restaurant offer delivery?
    Yes, La Rocca Restaurant offers delivery services.
    How is La Rocca Restaurant rated?
    La Rocca Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5