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Italian, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I could not recommend this restaurant enough! We entered and the decor was amazing, so fun and cozy. It was the perfect vibe. We were greeted by an exceptional waitress, she was attentive, with great communication and was funny. The food was gorgeous, the starter,...main and dessert was great! I honestly can't fault it I felt well fed and taken care of. I can't wait to come back when I next visitMore

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely Italian restaurant, I love the food proper authentic Italian. Fresh you can taste the difference and the quality come here quiet often. I tried almost all the menu can't really choosey favourite. Definitely love the fish dishes, the fillet and kitchen surprise.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We revisited Monna Lisa for my husband birthday - it’s the best restaurant in Luton and we wish we could get here more often . The Garlic bread to nibble while waiting is the best , Fabulous food ( pollo a la lime and filet...steak ) and excellent service and always lovely to see the chef Leonardo pop down and say hello . Thank you all for a lovely eveningMore

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 7 December 2023 via mobile

Excellent. An addiction. Highly recommended from an authentic Italian. Very close to the town centre. Every time we come back they welcome us like old friends. The service is excellent. They make us feel very welcome. Ms Italia is very kind by welcoming all my...requests and makes me feel at ease every time. It's like going back to Italy and feel the warm atmosphere. Reasonable prices and portions.More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 6 November 2023 via mobile

I don't think I have ever had such a delicious linguine allo scoglio like this. When the chef came to greet his customers, he told me that delicious sauce was based with brandy. Squids were so tender and perfectly cooked. It's the place I go...to in the UK for seafood pasta. I highly recommend to try the white version of it, you will taste better the delicious brandy sauce. Great selection of wines.More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 10 September 2023 via mobile

Very cozy. Very good selection of meals. Great position, excellent quality, excellent service. The staff speaks both English and Italian. We definitely recommend it.

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 2 September 2023 via mobile

We didn’t want to eat the usual that’s on offer close to the airport and so we found Mona Lisa - fantastic traditional Italian restaurant. Fantastic service, good value - would love it to be closer to home for us. Recommendations for places to go...in Italy- named me what to fly from Luton more often!- normally we fly from Stansted or Gatwick but the whole experience has made us reconsider. Do give Mona Lisa a tryMore

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 18 August 2023

Great restaurant , authenic italian food where chef meets guests afterwards, faboulous sevice and fantastic evening

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 14 August 2023

A great evening with congenial hosting and wonderful food. We had seabass with lime and garlic sauce and seafood linguine . All very enjoyable. We wont leave it so long before we return for our next visit

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 6 August 2023 via mobile

Again an unforgettable experience. We had a very pleasant night with such a great service with Italia's care. We particularly loved the chicken breast with lime sauce (my boyfriend's choice) and the seafood linguine were delicious, a big portion and for such a reasonable price!...My picky boyfriend really enjoyed Tiramisù, his favourite dessert. Since it is very close to Luton station, we have now the habit to stop there every time we come from the airport before heading back to London. We always try to book our return flights when this restaurant is open. We definitely recommend to try it. OMG Monna Lisa Restaurant, thank you for existing!!!More

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 1 August 2023

Sweet Sicilian couple, with a heart for Italian food. What a pleasure to eat here. Everything homemade, risotto never tasted so good, even in Sicily, Dessert. Have either the tiramisu or profiteroles

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 4 July 2023 via mobile

Great experience as usual. Great quality and portions. Impeccable service. If you want to impress someone it is definitely the place to go.

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 1 July 2023

Been a few times now and it’s the best fresh Italian I have ever had and will definitely be making this a regular the Italian style carbonara is amazing thank you for always providing the best service

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 30 June 2023

The best Italian restaurant in Luton. Amazing service and the food is absolutely incredible my favourite place by far! Thank you

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 24 June 2023

I love this place if you wish to have some good fresh food just pop in. Quality amazing, the service just perfect. The owners are the kindest people I ever met. I am coming here since I moved in uk from Italy and it never...disappointed me.More

Date of visit: June 2023
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No kids menu no high chairs and not suitable for children under 13.
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Sorry our phone was broken is all working now but we are in after 4pm only no morning
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Monna Lisa is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5