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La Contessa Ristorante

780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
+1 519-252-2167
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Contemporary, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

La Contessa always services fresh and quality food, each time I visited. They are very accommodating and will cater to whatever you enjoy eating. The staff (Dina, Luigi, Sarah and Flora) are very friendly and always helpful. If you are in Windsor this restaurant must...More

Thank davidnF2659HY
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to La Contessa Ristorante with a big group of 16 friends&family members for my birthday dinner. The restaurant is beautiful, atmosphere is inviting, food was incredible, portions were generous, prices were fair, and the service was AMAZING! Our waiter Luigi was knowledgeable, accommodating,...More

Thank EltonFero
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Flora, Joanne and Luigi turned our family party of 14 into one of the most memorable events ever! We began with bruschetta and shrimp inferno. Then came the caprese salad. Next the pasta dish with meat sauce and just plain garlic spaghetti. Then we moved...More

Thank B C
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Hands down best Italian cuisine in Windsor. I have been here many times and it’s my go to spot if you want real authentic itailan food. Joanna is a world class chef. The food is out of this world. If u haven’t tried the rack...More

Thank BDubs W
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Noticed on the menu a selection.. "chefs choice" Our waiter, who was amazing advised us that we would not be disappointed. We recieved two appetizers each, a beautiful salad, beef tenderloin, over top of garlic mashed and then wrapped our dinner up with a delicious,...More

Thank Walt9315
Reviewed March 3, 2018

My wife and I went to La Contessa to celebrate my 58th birthday. I had been there in the 1990s, but not since. We were greeted warmly and seated. All the staff - hosts, waitress, other staff just walking by - were wonderful and seemed...More

Thank Terris211
Reviewed February 7, 2018

La Contessa on Erie St. In Windsor, ON is sure to be a restaurant experience you will not forget! Family owned and operated, the owner Joanna and her staff absolutely make you feel right at home from the second you walk in the door. I...More

1  Thank Erin Z
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Excellent staff paired with exceptional quality in a quaint and intimate environment makes for the ultimate dining experience. Menu keeps congruent with the Italian theme utilizing a well thought out set of expertly crafted entrees and appetizers.

1  Thank Ryan T
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing! Every single time I visited, the Chef creates amazing meals and the staff are so nice and friendly and service is 10/10. This place has hands down the best Italian food in Windsor, from fresh pasta to chicken, this is a...More

1  Thank davidnF2659HY
Reviewed January 19, 2018

This is by far the best restaurant I have been to in Windsor. The service is great, and the food is even better. I have been here many times and have never been disappointed and always want to come back.

1  Thank joseph g
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Danielle S
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This is a fancier place and I would recommend dress pants!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $32
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 519-252-2167
  • E-mail
Every dish is made to order and prepared with only the finest and freshest ingredients. Check out our menu to see which dishes are Chef Joanna's favourite. From appetizers to entrees, she has it all picked out for your enjoyment. A little about the Chef/Owner: Chef Joanna has been at La Contessa for the last 9 years, recently becoming full owner. Joanna strives to put forth the love she has for cooking into every single dish she creates. Joanna comes from a family that loves to cook and eat. Her passion for cooking and finding joy in making others happy paved the path for her natural found talent.
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