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Pasta Shoppe

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323 N Franklin St, Port Washington, WI 53074-1907
+1 262-284-9311
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Today
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 49
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great pizza

Came with 3 young kids during the week and we got seated immediately. We had the margarita pizza and added chicken to it. That was amazing! Only complaint is that the waitress could have come by a couple more times. That may be the style of the restaurant since I saw this comment on a couple of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Dkiifner
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Came with 3 young kids during the week and we got seated immediately. We had the margarita pizza and added chicken to it. That was amazing! Only complaint is that the waitress could have come by a couple more times. That may be the style of the restaurant since I saw this comment on a couple of other ratings, but... More 

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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I'd give this restaurant a solid 3.75. I called for a reservation as soon as they opened, and we were placed upstairs outside of the kitchen. So much for ambiance. It ended up being a blessing, since it felt about 80 degrees downstairs and was much cooler upstairs. The entree I had (beef tip ravioli or something like that) was... More 

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iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Went on a Sunday night, I think it's the only place open then because it was pretty crowded. Food was good, we had 3 entrees split between 6 of us. Lasagne, ravioli and fettucine alfredo. It was just enough.

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

st07 - Thank you! Your review of The Pasta Shoppe this week was great! We're glad you enjoyed all of your meals with your group and hope that you'll join us again in the future! Thanks again. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The food was great but the service just ok! I do like a more engaging type of service. We enjoyed the selections although, We did not see our server for some time.

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

Danny T - Thanks for taking the time to review write a review on TripAdvisor. We're disappointed to hear that you had an unsatisfactory experience at The Pasta Shoppe recently but pleased that you really enjoyed the food. Thank you for suggesting that our servers should be more engaged and we will pass it along. We hope you'll join us... More 

Milwaukee, WI
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Jim and Maria are the proprietors of this long established, local eatery. The specials, Friday's Italian cod, and gluten-free pizzas are the best! Large pourings of reasonably priced, and mid-road selection of wines as well.

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

cogit8r - thank you for your positive review! Just in case you were looking for other options next time, we also have gluten friendly pasta and several other gluten-friendly items on the menu (Antipasto Salad with no croutons, Pesto Tilapia, Herb Chicken, etc) and we would love for you to try a new one. Although, you can't go wrong with... More 

Port Washington, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We love coming here on Mondays (kids eat free night) and have fun with our two girls coloring on the paper - makes one feel like a kid again! Love sitting upstairs and looking out over the street - very cozy! Favorite appetizer is definitely the French Fried Eggplant.

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

CWJW98 - thanks for writing your positive review! We're glad you enjoy dining at The Pasta Shoppe, especially for our Kids Eat Free on Mondays promotion. Keep coming by and draw on the tables all you want! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I had the chicken alfredo and my wife had the stuffed shrimp with crab alfredo. Both were good but not great. My wife didn't like that her pasta was really oily. I think it was due to butter on the crab or shrimp portions that ran to the bottom of the take out box. I would definitely go back here... More 

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

Craig - thank you for taking the time to review The Pasta Shoppe after your last dining experience with us. We are disappointed that you wouldn't completely pleased with your meal. We hope you'll join us again sometime to give us another shot! As for carry-out utensils, we do not provide unless someone asks for them, but we do always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

A coworker and I were walking the town after work trying to find somewhere to eat, everywhere closes at 9 apparently. We poked our head in though and they had just sat another group and offered to serve us even though it was after close. They are very friendly and were quick with our service. I ordered the stuff shells... More 

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

Clinton - thank you for reviewing our restaurant, we're glad you enjoyed your meal with us. We're glad you poked your head in after close to see if we were still closing, or you would have missed out! Thanks for choosing The Pasta Shoppe when you have so many choices for dinner in the Port Washington area. Come back to... More 

Port Washington, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

It was my first time eating at The Pasta Shop in years because they open at 4:30pm daily. I went with my family for my daughter in law's birthday. We got a nice big round table for our party of five to eat comfortably. The garlic bread was salty and when mentioned to the Waiter the owner came to the... More 

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Katie K, Manager at Pasta Shoppe, responded to this review

AAC_Traveler - thank you for visiting us for dinner for your daughter-in-law's birthday! We're glad you enjoyed your dinner. Please visit us again sometime and give our garlic bread another shot - we're sure you'll love it. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Came for dinner staff was friendly and food was good. Had the meatball sandwich which is served on garlic bread it was great. Also had the antipasto salad it was wonderful

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Christopher - Thank you so much for writing such a nice review for The Pasta Shoppe. We glad you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant this past January and we hope you'll join us again on another trip to Port Washington in the future! More 

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Additional Information about Pasta Shoppe

Address: 323 N Franklin St, Port Washington, WI 53074-1907
Phone Number: +1 262-284-9311
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Port Washington
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza, Dessert, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 323 N Franklin St, Port Washington, WI 53074-1907
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Port Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 262-284-9311

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza, Dessert, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?