Welcome to La Mensa Where Italian
Tradition Meets Tasmanian Charm

Embark on a culinary journey at us, an esteemed Italian restaurant situated in the vibrant Waterfront Salamanca of Hobart.

Experience authentic Italian cuisine crafted with the finest Tasmanian produce in a warm and inviting atmosphere.

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A Taste of Italy in the Heart of Hobart

We take pride in our expertise in blending Italian culinary heritage with the distinct flavors of Tasmanian produce.

Our talented chefs create exquisite dishes that celebrate the essence of Italy while showcasing the bountiful offerings of Tasmania. Our menu is designed to be shared, fostering a sense of togetherness and creating unforgettable moments with friends and family.

Rest assured that we are more than happy to cater to any dietary requirements you may have, whether it be Gluten Free or Vegan options. You can easily find our "GF" or "V" options on the menu, or simply ask our friendly staff for assistance. We are here to ensure your dining experience is enjoyable and accommodating.

We look forward to welcoming you to our restaurant and providing you with an unforgettable dining experience.

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Experience the allure of La Mensa, where Italian tradition meets Tasmanian charm, and create lasting memories with loved ones.

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An Ambiance of Elegance and Comfort

Our beautifully designed restaurant exudes a sense of elegance and comfort, allowing you to immerse yourself in the rich Italian culture. From the captivating aromas of our kitchen to the charming décor, we provide the perfect setting for a delightful dining experience.

Exceptional Service and Hospitality

Our attentive and friendly staff are dedicated to ensuring every aspect of your visit is enjoyable and memorable. We believe in delivering exceptional service, making you feel at home while catering to your every need.


Christmas Dining
Reservations Now Open!


Attention esteemed Guests and Patrons

The festive season is drawing near, and in anticipation of this joyous occasion, we are thrilled to announce that we are now accepting lunch and dinner reservations for Christmas.

On the 25th of December, our doors will be
open from 12 pm to 9:30 pm.

offering you the perfect setting to indulge in festive fare and
create cherished memories with your loved ones.

Given the special nature of the day, spots tend to fill up swiftly. We encourage early reservations to make sure you can enjoy our festive offerings without a hitch.

Join us for a delightful Christmas experience
Book  your table today

Indulge in Our Curated Wine and Cocktail Selection

We boast an extensive selection of local spirits, liqueurs, and a specially curated Italian wine and cocktail menu. Our wine list expertly combines the best Tasmanian and Italian varietals, offering premium quality at affordable prices.

Conveniently Located for Your Enjoyment

We are nestled in the heart of Hobart CBD, making it the perfect destination for a night out or a special occasion. We serve dinner from 5 pm to 10 pm, seven days a week, ensuring you can indulge in our delectable offerings at your convenience

Ready to indulge in the finest Italian cuisine with a Tasmanian twist?

Book your table at La Mensa now by calling (03) 6224 4848 or visiting our online reservation system. Buon appetito

Call us  (03) 6224 4848