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Strada - Lakeside

The Boardwalk, Lakeside Shopping Centre, Essex, RM20 2ZP +44 1708629120

((((* Italian
Main course: £10
Food spend: £30
Opening hours
Sunday to Thursday: 11:30 - 22:00
Friday & Saturday: 11:30 - 23:00.

Fresh tasty food very well presented.

Daniel Griggs 05 March 2017
from Thurrock

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Next to the Vue Cinema in the busy Lakeside Shopping Centre, Strada Lakeside delights shoppers with a wide range of Italian dishes. A large outdoor dining area on The Boardwalk offer al fresco dining with beautiful views across Alexandra Lake.

Strada Italian restaurants are all about fresh, real Italian food. Made-from-scratch risottos, stone-baked pizzas, artisan ice cream, incredible Italian wines and coffee make up the Strada menu, and all meat and fish is cooked from fresh. A lengthy stock of premium ingredients includes higher welfare, grain-fed beef from Northamptonshire, found in Strada’s juicy taleggio burgers, and on a list of prime steaks.

Free Wi-Fi is offered throughout Strada restaurants, and cosy booths are the perfect setting for a cake-and-espresso pit stop. Not forgetting little foodies, the kids’ menu features miniature versions of delicious Italian classics.

With plenty of on-site parking, Lakeside Strada is perfect for a delicious Italian meal after a busy day of shopping.

Strada - Lakeside

The Boardwalk, Lakeside Shopping Centre, Essex, RM20 2ZP

Contact +44 1708890038
Reservations +44 1708629120

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Customer reviews for Strada - Lakeside

4.1 ((((* (based on 34 reviews)
91% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (26)
  • lunch (20)
  • al fresco (14)
  • romantic (12)
  • large parties (11)
  • value (10)
  • child friendly (8)
  • luxury (5)
  • trendy (5)
  • views (5)
  • business (4)
  • private dining (4)
  • afternoon tea (2)
  • ((((( 5 March 2017 by Daniel Griggs from Thurrock

    Fresh tasty food very well presented.

  • ((((( 27 February 2017 by Debbie Hall from Hertford

    Really tasty food - good value for money. Polite and attentive staff. Highly recommended

  • ((((* 11 February 2017 by Ben Howlett from Grays Essex

    We both enjoyed my birthday lunch at Strada Lakeside,both ordered a Carbonara dish and it arrived very quickly and was absolutely delicious with a glass of wine and a large beer.Very,very nice many thanks

  • ((((( 21 January 2017 by Michael from MAIDSTONE

    Pre birthday meeting with son and partner, me with my lovely wife, we all four enjoyed a lovely lunch with a nice bottle of wine, my son presented a voucher for 50% off main courses, the waitress was very pleasant and welcomed us nicely and afforded us excellent service, I offered my thanks to the kitchen for some excellent food, a very happy visit.

  • ((((* 1 January 2017 by Linda Allen from London

    Food and service very good.

  • (((** 14 November 2016 by Jennifer Boyce from Lakeside

    Food was fine but a little too much chilli in the sauce on the sea bass. Overpowered the fish. Everyone enjoyed their meals.

  • (((** 10 November 2016 by Jenny Meads from Thurrock

    Easy to book table for 7, which was ready for us when we arrived. Slight mishap with food order but staff were hugely apologetic. Some of our party felt the food wasn't up to usual standard but most plates were empty!!

  • ((((( 18 October 2016 by Sharon Surridge from Rainham

    Very enjoyable good service great food

  • ((((* 2 October 2016 by Julie Marshall from Sittingbourne

    Attentive staff
    Food was nice and well presented
    It is what it is - a well priced nice place to eat
    Nice ambience although a little loud if you sit centrally, best to get a corner or side table
    Didn't feel rushed and liked the waiters method of telling us to turn our menu over when we were ready to order, both at the beginning and before dessert ordering. He said by us doing this they wouldn't bother us until we were ready.

  • ((((* 6 September 2016 by Vincent Barker from Grays

    Would have got five stars but didn't have one of the starters we ordered. Could do with more of a choice of drinks ie cocktails.

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