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A Tavola Bistro

10 Meadowglen Dr | Corner of Garden St., South of Taunton Rd, Whitby, Ontario L1R 3P8, Canada
+1 905-493-1967
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (84 reviews)
“white fish” (34 reviews)
“lemon curd” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
10 Meadowglen Dr | Corner of Garden St., South of Taunton Rd, Whitby, Ontario L1R 3P8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 761 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I wanted to take my mom for a special lunch for her 77th birthday. I was willing to pay a little more for authentic homemade food. My ravioli $27 was sitting what they called sauce / but was more like salty soup - pasta was...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Can’t bring my own cake to my husbands birthday? That’s not service !! Very disappointed Not sure what to do.... I was really looking forward to hosting our family gathering there this year

2  Thank Teni K
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Seriously a gem in Durham Region. Having lived in Toronto for years...spoiled by the quality and variety of places to dine out at locally, it's been a real struggle to find amazing dining out options in the Whitby burbs. Especially, amazing Italian. I've been here...More

Thank Holly M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Came for our anniversary-my wife had eaten here before. The food is fresh, the quality rivals any downtown restaurant. They’ve had to expand given how busy they get but the service and food have not suffered at all. Definitely a top spot in Durham for...More

1  Thank jibs
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

From the moment we stepped into the restaurant, everything was excellent. The waitress was very pleasant and the food was excellent. If you are in Whitby, take the time to visit this Gem.

Thank Nick M
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Recently visited with my family to celebrate my mother’s birthday. It was another great visit where three of us throughly enjoyed their whole fish dinners. Service was friendly and prompt, prices were reasonable and most importantly the food was very good overall. We’ll be back!

Thank escher_fan
Reviewed July 17, 2018

I have been to A'Tavola numerous times over the last three years. It is my first choice when going out for dinner to celebrate a special occasion or for a quieter environment. The staff are always friendly and knowledgeable and very accommodating. The fresh fish...More

Thank donnamx3
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Been wanting to go here heard lots of good things. Well it was all true waiters and waitress fantastic the group had pasta and started with a seafood platter delicious. The only negative a little price for a monthly visit

Thank GrandpaB2013
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is a fantastic restaurant, and the only reason it didn't get 5 stars, is that it is bit crowed, ie a very small space. Very good service, almost overly informational. Evenly paced, the one evening my friend and I stayed very late and felt...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Wow, having dined at many places in the City of Toronto this restaurant exceeded are expectations. Quaint with service that was impeccable and inviting. The food was simply amazing our compliments to the chef. Reservations recommended, we didn’t yet the bar dinning was fun.

Thank Johanna P
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Audrey N
March 3, 2018|
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Response from Karen L | Reviewed this property |
We went for lunch the day of the snow storm, so only four tables were occupied. The kitchen is open, so you do hear some noise. There is no carpeting or tablecloths. The food is excellent though. Hope this helps.
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Stephen W
January 27, 2018|
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Response from Faraway5 | Reviewed this property |
You cannot bring your own wine but they do have a very good wine selection.
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TConcordia
July 1, 2015|
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Response from AubreyHarper | Property representative |
Appetizers range from $9+, Handcrafted Pastas range from $17+, Entrees are $26+, Desserts $9. KIDS CHOICE: for children under 12 years of age all soups, salads and pastas are served as a half portion. Includes choice of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Meadowglen Dr | Corner of Garden St., South of Taunton Rd, Whitby, Ontario L1R 3P8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: +1 905-493-1967
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Description
A TAVOLA means "to the table". Regardless of our cultural background, when the call goes out for everyone to come "to the table" we all understand that it's time to eat! We sit...We eat...We drink...We come together as a family. So, here we say "A TAVOLA!" Come and enjoy flavourful cuisine inspired by a variety of Mediterranean regions. While working in partnership with local Durham farmers, our Executive Chef, Vito Clemente, will be showcasing his undeniable talent by handcrafting all his signature dishes with true Mediterranean flare. The aroma of freshly baked breads, pastries and wonderful spices and herbs will fill the air, guaranteed to open up your appetite. We also have a variety of GLUTEN FREE pastas, breads and pastries. Chef Vito Clemente promises that you will never leave his table hungry! We opened our doors on February 14, 2014, but our dreams of creating a Mediterranean style bistro, showcasing farm fresh and local ingredients, has been a long time coming. The most important thing to A TAVOLA BISTRO is to bring QUALITY and HONESTY to all our food and service. We are focused on being a leader in the food and service industry, showing you the importance of slow food, not fast food...Handcrafted, not store bought...Fresh, not processed...By using local ingredients that support our Canadian sustainability. We offer the best dining experience in Durham - you get special one-on-one attention. We have a lot of fun here, which means our employees are happy. Our customers are really important to us, and our friendly, inviting and knowledgeable staff makes certain that you are treated just like family and you are 100% satisfied.
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