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La Bottega

#57 of 1,299 Restaurants in Lille
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Vieux Lille 3
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7 B rue au Peterinck, 59800, Lille, France
+33 3 20 74 33 12
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Essex
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133 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Turned up reasonably early in the evening and managed to secure a table in the upstairs seating area. Food was ok, There is a good selection of pizzas even for vegetarians, but unfortunately I chose a 'blanc' base pizza which is cheese-based rather than tomato based. So didn't really enjoy it that much. Service however was very slow. Several other... More 

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Thank ferg17
Lille, France
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Best Italian food that I have had in Lille! You can see them making the pizzas on the ground floor. Great atmosphere and kind staff! Restaurant usually fills up fast at dinnertime.

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Thank sharrington32
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with wide range of pizzas and pasta. Visited without a reservation on a Saturday at 7.00 and by 7.30 it was filling up. Very popular with locals. Even with language barrier staff were very friendly, helpful and patient. Excellent service. Good food, good wine and great atmosphere. Not to be missed on any trip to Lille.

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Thank Westlab
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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267 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Six of us -- four adults and two small children -- ate here for dinner last month. The atmosphere was friendly and embracing -- the kitchen staff all spoke Italian -- and the pizza was very good highlighted by a very thin crust and tasty toppings. Opt for any wine as long as it's Italian, naturalemente!

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Thank Paris-Cemeteries
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

first time I have been there on a friend suggestion and this was a great time. Staff really nice and helpful, all Italian Speaker which make you feel like in Italy. Food tasty and serve quickly. have a try at the spéculos tiramisu!!!

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Thank Guillaume D
Moscow, Russia
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I took a vegetarian pizza, it was good. The dough is thin enough and crunchy. But Im not a pizza prof :))). The location of the place is great, on the small art street. Anyway, it's a cool place to hang out wt friends and share the pizza.

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Thank Ati B
Haaltert, Belgium
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very friendly staff, nice food and not to expensive! And it's located in the old part of the city, so you can take a nice walk first.

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Thank MssVlammeliesje
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Really nothing special . For that price and reviews I expected more . Their best pizza Champion du Monde was good , but nothing more ! The staff was good and fast.

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Thank Stoil G
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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164 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Good crispy pizza, nice atmosphere! If you wish pasta, you can visit their other restaurant, in same street. Nice waiters. Lovely wine (we had tghe montepulciano). For 2 glasses of wine, foccacia, and 2 pizzas we paid €47

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Thank 74Yvette20
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We were one of the first to sit down at a table. After our anti pasti we saw people receiving their pizza and even people leaving and we still had no pizza. We asked the waiter, who hardly spoke any English, and it appeared they forgot about out order. The pizza was great, nice crust and great taste. We had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$47
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 B rue au Peterinck, 59800, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille>  > Vieux Lille 3
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux Lille 3
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 74 33 12
Description
Rien n'est définitif. Si pendant des années on a pu croire que la pizza était un plat bon mais sans dimension, Gilberto et sa squadra démontrent le contraire.Ils préparent des pizzas gastronomiques.Le Gault & Millau parle « d'une pâte magistrale » et attribue 2 Toques à l'établissement. Les ingrédients sont fins, rares et le résultat est unique.Sur 2 étages, dans une ambiance chaleureuse, au coeur du Vieux Lille.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?