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“Best Italian”
Review of Buona Tavola

Buona Tavola
Ranked #11 of 308 Restaurants in San Luis Obispo
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Santa Rosa St.
Reviewed July 8, 2013

Don't miss this great food, service and location. Locally owed and food is so authenic , fresh with local produce.

Thank PennyMax
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Reviewed May 31, 2013

I've been to the Paso Robles location a couple times, this was my first time at this one. They have a beautiful courtyard in the back that is partially covered. Very romantic setting. The food is probably some of the best italian I've had in years. The pasta is definitely made in house and the sauces are out of this world. Definitely worth a trip if you are in town visiting.

Thank Jennifer W
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Reviewed May 28, 2013

Our family had a large group of people coming to San Luis Obispo for a family wedding and we wanted to have a pre-event group dinner, which I coordinated. Our headcount kept changing right up to hours before the event – but Buona Tavola was very accommodating. When we arrived the table for 22 was beautifully set on their back patio. We ordered off the regular menu / wine list and found the food to be innovative and excellent. We were most impressed with the kitchen staffs ability to get all the meals out nearly simultaneously. Our waitress was polished, knowledgeable and very accommodating - even when it came to dividing the bill between approximately 10 credit cards and cash payments.

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Thank DLP-Walnut-Creek
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Reviewed May 23, 2013

My husband & I enjoyed a wonderful lunch at Buona Tavola this afternoon. I had the Tortellini stuffed with pumpkin & ricotta w/ a mascarpone sage sauce and he ordered the fettuccine with slow braised chicken, duck, veal & beef in an herbed meat sauce. We shared one of their many salads. The service was friendly and helpful and they can answer your questions in detail regarding the menu items. Can hardly wait to go back!!

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Thank MurphySlo
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Reviewed April 30, 2013

Wonderful service staff,well versed in menu and wine selections, also able to speak to the chef personally. Extensive wine and menu , excellent service, make sure to sit on patio with space heaters provided

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Thank bev a
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