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Il Gabbiano Ristorante

) #51 of 646 Restaurants in Windsor $$$$ Italian, Seafood,
875 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y9, Canada
+1 519-256-9757
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
875 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for a concert at Caesars Casino and friends suggested we try this restaurant. Located in Little Italy, this place was awesome. They have a patio on the street but it was very hot so we opted to sit inside. Service was...More

Thank SophHenTravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is a short distance from the Casino. It is intimate. Parking is in the back. Bring dollar coins. Food is excellent. I had the medallions of beef, one friend had mussels and other ravioli. All were excellent. The desert choices were also savory....More

Thank Patricia K
Reviewed June 20, 2017

I ordered the special without black pepper mentioning that I was somewhat allergic. The waitress assured me that it would be no problem. One third of the way through my meal, (although I could not see the pepper); my mouth was on fire to my...More

Thank Janie D
Reviewed June 19, 2017

website menu says salad included with all pasta dishes. not so. server was pleasant but poured the $36 wine into our glasses without offering a taste and never came back to refill. she offered not much assistance to the card machine that my wife was...More

Thank mike a
Reviewed April 27, 2017

My wife & I come to this restaurant at least once or twice a year. The food has always been good. Presentation is excellent. The staff is always friendly & knowledgeable. Don't go there expecting to rush through your meal. It's a place to enjoy...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

We came from Kitchener to have a family dinner. We were the third table there..we had to ask to get drinks after waiting 15 min....my family all recieved there meals.I waited and waited finally asked if mine was coming...I was only having mussels...mine arrived when...More

Thank kalitahanson
Reviewed March 13, 2017

1st Impression was good with it being a nice quaint place. Drinks.... Menu says ask our servers for craft beer selections just to get " Sorry we do not have craft beers. Secondly no amaretto in stock which elimated one of their specialty drinks and...More

1  Thank Jordan S
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Recently hosted a birthday party for my Canadian friend having eating here a year ago. The service was top notch. Friendly. The cuisine was delicious. The prices were quite affordable for the level of restaurant that this is. I would highly recommend Il Gabbiano Ristorante!!!...More

1  Thank wcook69596
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Four people arrived for 7 pm reservations on Jan 14, 2017. Ourselves and U.S. guests. Dinners not served until 9 pm. Had to ask for bread. Beer served without a beer glass. Had to ask for one. Had to go to bar and ask for...More

2  Thank jimford98
Reviewed January 29, 2017

A group of 14 of us attended this restaurant for dinner. We arrived and were seated after 15 minutes on a short notice reservation. The atmosphere was very nice and the food is very good. I had the special which was the New York cut...More

Thank Pylon12
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Shelly Y
November 16, 2016|
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Response from ChefJoeFallea | Property representative |
Hello we don't have a dress code but most people are dressed business casual and dressed up to go out on the town.
Jane F
August 21, 2016|
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Response from ChefJoeFallea | Property representative |
Yes you can bring your own wine. It must be a LCBO purchase from a store in Ontario. Fee is $15 for one bottle only per table .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 875 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor>  > Walkerville
  • Neighborhood: Walkerville
  • Phone Number: +1 519-256-9757
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