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Buona Tavola

943 Spring St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2513
+1 805-237-0600
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
943 Spring St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2513
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was excellent, service and food, wine and dessert. The only fault is that the noise level was very loud, but that's because the place was full, for very good reason.

1  Thank 420gloriad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very upset with our experience at this restaurant. We came here with a party of 4 celebrating 2 of our birthday's. We were seated between two larger parties on both sides of us. Everyone was being very loud at both those tables (and were very...More

1  Thank Lindsay C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have dined here several times and consistently great Italian food each time. We called within the hour and Audrey was able to seat us on the patio with our dog. Hand made pasta is amazing. This time, they have limoncello crema, also home made...More

Thank jkarkos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried to get a reservation but could only get seated at the bar we arrived and the restaurant was empty it did fill up fast, but there were still empty tables when we left. What really put me off was a waiter picking his...More

1  Thank WWhiteley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant in the Paso Robles area. Reservations are recommended, as this place fills up quickly. We ended up eating at the bar even though there was empty tables available; not sure why we wouldn't have been seated at a table. The...More

1  Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time at Buona Tavola. Although a little close quarters and noisy in the dining room, the food quality makes it worth the visit. We were seated near the back of the restaurant by the open kitchen which made for a little...More

Thank SanDiegoDiversDown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't eat meat so had called ahead to make sure they could leave out the prosciutto from the pappardelle pasta dish. Absolutely! So I made reservations, and from the moment we walked in, the host was welcoming and friendly. Our server was fantastic, and...More

Thank NewHopeLover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant in downtown Paso Robles. We went on a Friday night, it is a very busy and lively place. Reservations are definitely recommended. The mushroom bruschetta was delicious. The pasta was fresh and very tasty. The wine list has many local...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Buona Tavola is a popular restaurant. Crowded on the weekends so reservations are a must. The food is very good but the choices are too limited. Service is good. There is no atmosphere since the tables are all organized in rows and columns to fit...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined twice at Buona Tavola during our group's 15 nights in Paso Robles...the first was at the bar because the bustling local hot spot was too full to accommodate us in the dining room. The staff was knowledgable and friendly (although Ching's friendliness appeared...More

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Response from StuHermosaBeach | Reviewed this property |
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31 August 2016|
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Response from Vitagal | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure, check their website for current hours they might be seasonal.
26 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 943 Spring St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2513
    (10th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Paso Robles
  • Phone Number: +1 805-237-0600
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