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La Favorita Pizzeria

325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
+44 131 554 2430
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (635 reviews)
“antipasti” (22 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: La Favorita Pizzeria
1. Authentic Italian Pizzeria
"This is the best place for Italian food in Edinburgh."
Dylan H
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2. Delicious Pasta
"Some of the best Italian food I have ever had."
Jim M
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3. No doubt! Best pizza!!
" I believe this to be the best pizza in Edinburgh."
Linsay R
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spend more at other restaurants and this could hardly be called a splurge meal but believe me, it was absolutely superb of the very highest quality from starter through to dessert. The bruschetta - wild mushrooms drizzled with truffle oil and cheese was great...More

Thank Tony G
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We were lost in Leith when we were delighted to find La Favorita. Without a reservation we got seated quickly and when we got a litte cold (seated next to the door) we were moved immediately. Great service and excellent flavours remebiscebt of Italy!

Thank Annemyn S
tony c, Owner at La Favorita Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Thank you fro getting lost and then found at La Favorita! We are very pleased that you enjoyed the freshly prepared food and great service. Thank you for your 5 star rating and excellent review. Tony Crolla

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I swear I haven’t eat Italian food like this! One of the best restaurants I have ever tried in The UK!! ❤️ Maria was the one who served us, she is so friendly. All of the stuff are so friendly & lovely actually. I should...More

Thank dana a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to Italy 8 or 9 times (including 700 km hiking through Tuscany, Umbria and Lazia) and this reminds of some of the best small family run restaurants to be found in places that are not well touristed. If is like visiting someone’s home and...More

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I choose lasagna and was not desappointed at all, they were absolutly delicious ! People of my family who choose pizzas were also truly satisfied by their meal :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal last weekend. Reasonably priced, good friendly service and most importantly - tasty food!! Well worth a visit!

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't booked table and turned up about 1pm on a busy monday bank holiday. My husband,brother and I had brought my dad out for lunch. He had a stroke last year and sadly is now paralysed down one side and is in a care home...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always busy with great food and wonderfully friendly service. The range of pizzas is large with some really unusual options. You can wash it down with Italian wine or draught Italian beer. If you don’t want to have to wait then it is essential to...More

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food good service nice and friendly good price. Walked in off the street but they managed to fit us in. Good menu choice. Nice wines and beers and the best zambucca I’ve ever had.

Thank teeceexx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic and the stuff was very friendly. They serve kids meals too. Can recommend the place 100%!

Thank Sandra B
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28 April 2018|
Response from tony c | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do serve no gluten contents pasta and pizza.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325-331 Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH6 8SA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 554 2430
  • E-mail
The award-winning La Favorita is one of the best pizzerias in Britain. With wood-fire oven cooked pizzas and gourmet pastas La Favorita is THE place in town to enjoy the authentic taste of an Italian pizzeria in contemporary surroundings - with a warm and welcoming team to look after you.
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