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La Tavola

248 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4455
+1 410-685-1859
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (126 reviews)
“tartufo” (12 reviews)
“fritto misto” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
248 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4455
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had an amazing time Sunday for brunch! They have a delicious assortment of small plates you order from - all you can eat for only $30. It was fun to share, order more, drink bottomless bellini's and get filled plate after plate! Top favorites:...More

Thank Emily M
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Emily, Looks like you had a great variety there and made the most of it! You can come back anytime!

Reviewed 2 days ago

We went with a large group for the ALL YOU CAN EAT brunch. It was unreal!! It was not like a typical all you can eat brunch buffet, it was made to order, small plates, and each one was better than the next. Well worth...More

Thank morganneruhnke
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Morganne, You are very welcome! You know you have a table here any time you need one!

Reviewed 3 days ago

Had been here years ago but was not sure what to expect in terms of food quality. Happy to report it exceeded our expectations -- food was wonderful as was the service. We were there with our family and it worked great for our kids...More

Thank DC_travellers
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Glad you had a nice family meal before the concert! We are a pretty good spot if you are planning to go to MECU (Pier VI) for a show, whether you need a meal or just a pre-concert cocktail!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I wanted authentic Italian food for dinner and we weren't disappointed. The fritto misto we had first was cooked perfectly - crispy and delicate. The homemade pasta was very fresh and delicious. We ordered the Spaghetti Neri (they are known for this...More

Thank Deb P
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Deb, You had two of Carlo's best, but you have a lot of menu left to try! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb service ... great Sunday happy hour... restaurant week menu was fabulous! Highly recommended! Eggplant rolitini to die for ... didn’t get a photo :-(

Thank Patrice R
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Patrice, It was an absolute pleasure to host you, and I don't want to say I told you so about the eggplant, but...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we had a delicious family dinner with fresh pasta and seafood. the restaurant was very accommodating to our family’s needs and preferences. our server, Charlie, was well informed on the menu and wine list and was very patient with our young sons. would definitely recommend!

Thank Michael S
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Michael, Glad Charlie was able to take care of you and provide you with a high level of service. If you'd like another family meal sometime, I'll point out that on Mondays kids eat free!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this place many times and the good has been great. This time I went (unbeknownst to me) during restaurant week. I ordered from the special menu. The beet salad was ok but nothing special. The pork osso bucco was mediocre at...More

Thank Celia F
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Celia, Apologies that the meal was not up to the usual standard that you are used to when dining with us. Certainly your waitress should have offered a replacement dish whenever anyone is not satisfied with their meal. You can certainly express this to me...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About 26 members of my family gathered here for dinner on a Friday evening recently. We reserved the upstairs room for the occasion. As soon as the first members of our group arrived, we were greeted warmly and shown upstairs where the large room was...More

Thank LolaCookies
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The pleasure was all ours and we are very humbled that you chose to spend such a special day with us. Please feel free to come back for lunch or dinner anytime, we'll have a table waiting for you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the end of the day., the food is what counts. Unfortunately, the food is overshadowed by the atmosphere. The god is god but you feel like you are being interrogated the lights are so bright. It is a great family restaurant for pasta. Couples...More

Thank angrydavenj
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dave, sorry you did not enjoy to atmosphere here. If you scan through the reviews, plenty of couples have enjoyed special dates, anniversaries, birthdays and even weddings here at La Tavola. I know Morgan dimmed the lights for you, so apologies if it was still...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good meal, the lasagna and ravioli were perfect, same for the desserts and the staff very friendly!

Thank Lucie C
Dave O, General Manager at La Tavola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lucie, you picked a couple of winners off the pasta list so glad you had a wonderful meal here. You can come back any time and we'll have a table for you.

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Hugh H
June 27, 2018|
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Response from Dave O | Property representative |
Parking wise, street parking you are good for 3 hours without a permit. There is also a lot directly across the street next to Kohlers, as well as a garage on Pratt and President. The little italy garage is a few blocks... More
September 15, 2017|
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Response from Crprinty | Reviewed this property |
No. Not if they let us in the way we were dressed.
William M
October 5, 2016|
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Response from Carlo V | Property representative |
Yes we have a children menu Pasta in different sauce and chicken finger with French fry or vegetable. Other dish from the regular menu can also be half size just in case
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Albemarle St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4455
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Little Italy
  • Neighborhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 410-685-1859
  • E-mail
Authentic Venetian style Italian cooking featuring local produce as well as being one of the only restaurants in little Italy that can say that 100% of our pasta is home-made fresh in house, which includes gluten-free and vegan pasta which allows us to accommodate any dietary restrictions upon request.
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