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La Dolce Vita

46 rue Saint Jean, 79000, Niort, France
+33 5 49 17 14 89
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
15 Nov 2016
“Authentic Italian Dishes and Pizza”
31 Jan 2017
“Not for the Pizza, sorry ...”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
46 rue Saint Jean, 79000, Niort, France
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I went to la Dolce Vita as I wanted to have a nice Italian Pizza, and TripAdvisor ratings have been very good for the restaurant. Despite one that I saw, complaining about the Pizza. In the end, I should have taken that one more serious....More

Thank Markus B
Frederic_Calvo, Propriétaire at La Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Dear Sir, We took good note of your disappointment, but our Forestale Pizza is one of the most appreciated, and every day, many clients choose it. Sometimes, it may happens that mushrooms contain water, but upstream work, we prepare them every day with oil, white...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

Friendly good service with a range of Italian food, Pizzas were excellent and .the Chianti also. Need to book as busy at lunchtime, Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank John S
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent friendly service, the home made fresh pasta was delicious, well advised on the wine and the dessert was wonderful. All at a reasonable price.

Thank Anne-Claire P
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Came here purely on the recommendation of previous TripAdvisor reviews, having worked up an appetite that demanded pizza and pasta for dinner. Friendly waiting staff greeted us in the restaurant then marched us straight outside to sit in a garden terrace which was pretty nice...More

Thank BimblingA1
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Although the food was excellent and great value for money, the experience of this restaurant was dampened by a rude waiter who continuously pretended to not be able to understand us, despite one of the party having degree-level French, and the other teaching French in...More

Thank Elswoodii
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Visit on the night before Bastille day and for some reason many restaurants seemed closed. Chose this as it was open. Pretty average menu and food. House wine insipid but drinkable. Carpaccio good, lasagne just ok. Expensive for what it was.

Thank abe1953
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to eat here after 10 days of traditional French food. We were the only customers when we arrived but the place soon filled up. I had a delicious dish of pasta with two different sauces. It was very rich and...More

Thank katharine l
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Turned up on spec about 9pm Restaurant was choc full but staff still found time to get us a drink and nibbles while we were waiting. We were seated within 10 mins and food was served very quickly. The pizzas were fabulous as was the...More

Thank deadmouse
Frederic_Calvo, Propriétaire at La Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2016

Dear Sir, dear Madam, We remember you and it's a real pleasure to note that you spent a good time in our restaurant ! We hope to see you soon. Grazie Mile Frédéric Calvo

Reviewed 16 October 2015

Not just classic tasting pizzas but delicious pasta with incredible home-made taste, and super gourmet-style desserts as well. Affordable prices in a place where a good dinner is guaranteed.

Thank SilviuCostin
Frederic_Calvo, Propriétaire at La Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2016

Dear Sir, It's our pleasure to tickle your taste buds with our home-italian-made kitchen. We hope to see you soon ? Frédéric Calvo

Reviewed 14 October 2015

The food was savoury and Italian themed and nicely served . Pasta and pizzas dominate but steaks and grills are available.

Thank 887bagpuss
Frederic_Calvo, Propriétaire at La Dolce Vita, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2016

Dear Madam, dear Sir, Many thanks for your advice and we are looking forward to welcoming you next time ! Frédéric Calvo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 rue Saint Jean, 79000, Niort, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Deux-Sevres  >  Niort
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 17 14 89
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