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“Good italian food”
Review of Isabella's Italian Bistro - CLOSED

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Isabella's Italian Bistro
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Washington Street
Transit: The Metro North train to Tarrytown.
Reviewed January 9, 2013

Was in Tarrytown on a busines trip and was looking for some soup and pasta on a cold night. I ran into Isabellas and decided to check it out. There were a couple of parties going on at the hotel but they found a table for my colleague and i. Service was quick despite the crowds. The soup and pasta was good with more than decent helpings. Did not have any space left for desserts. It was on the expensive side but did not dissapoint

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Thank raop
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Reviewed November 24, 2012

Our first visit to Tarrytown, Friday after Thanksgiving and we def needed a turkey break. There were so many wonderful choices- locavore, organic, Portuguese, Mexican- but we opted for Italian. Isabelle’s used to be an Irish German pub, but is now authentically Italian, chef, wait staff et al. Nice mix of locals and tourist. I wanted pasta which our waiter told us were NOT made in house, except for the gnocchi. It was the lightest fluffiest gnocchi I have ever tasted with perfectly seasoned and equally light tomato sauce. Hubby ordered a veal saltimbocca- it was fine. Salads were good, whole wheat Italian bread (?) w/ very spicy olive oil so so and again desserts not made in house but okay. We had cannoli. We wanted wine – our waiter recommended Chianti $20 LESS than the wine I was going to select and it was yummy. This was a simple satisfying meal in a congenial atmosphere. Family friendly but mostly adults. $140 w/tip for two, drinks and wine

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Thank Shirley L
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Reviewed November 16, 2012

I have been to Isabella's numerous times and never had a disappointing meal. The food has been consistently great. Unfortunately I need to grade it only average today and this is due to our experience yesterday. The meal was fantastic, as usual, and the service was great throughout the evening. However, the surprise came while paying the bill - our itemized bill was close to $80, which was accurate, but the credit card bill was $139 or close to this. We called the attention of the waiter and he brought us a correct bill, but never apologized for a mistake/or error. There was no apology, I would almost read his body language as "annoyance". How unfortunate. I will go back but this incident leaves a bit sore feeling at this point. My tip to the guests - double check your bill.

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Thank Jolanta K
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Reviewed October 29, 2012

We try to get to Tarrytown a couple of times a year and each time we go to Isabella's for dinner. The food is wonderful and the service is very good. You can park on the street or about a block away in a lot. If you are seeing a show at the Music Hall or attending one of the Halloween events in the area, this is a good choice for dinner. Had the veal Marsala and it was outstanding. The desserts are home made and it shows. We just ate there over the pre-Halloween weekend and look forward to coming back.

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Thank Europe_rules
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Reviewed August 13, 2012

It's been a week since we visited and we are STILL talking about the mushroom ravioli in mushroom sauce and the Mozzeralla with balsamic appetizer - WOW!! The mozzerlla app tasted like it was whipped, served on a tasty bed of greens, with walnuts and apples, drizzled with balsamic. I ordered the pizza, which was fine...until i tasted my husbands mushroom ravioli, which was the special that night. It was so good i almost wept! Went as a family, but this would be a great date night. Waiters were very friendly and attentive. Highly recommend!,

Thank kewood99
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