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“Lots more than one would expect!”
Review of Buona Tavola

Buona Tavola
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Santa Rosa St.
Reviewed August 30, 2013

we literally stumbled on this fine restaurant. We rambled into downtown San Luis late one evening, got out of the car and walked into a wine bar seeking a glass of local and some light fare. They did not serve food and recommended the place across the street. We entered the side door into an enclosed patio very reminiscent of Italy and enjoyed a really good meal. Our server was very informative and told us about the long history of the restaurant and made excellent recommendations. He raved about the ribeye steak special which I never had ordered in an Italian restaurant and sure enough it was well prepared and quite tasty as was the caprese salad and the local Piton. This place was an unexpected surprise.

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Thank RichardLBrown
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

We went here for my Aunt's 85th birthday. We sat in the courtyard which made you feel like you were in Europe. Food was fantastic as was the service. Highly recommend this place.

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Thank talton9
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Reviewed July 26, 2013

The atmosphere and food was a wonderful experience. Found this place on TripAdvisor and was not dissapointed.

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Thank Philip G
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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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