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Lauro's Ristorante Italiano - CLOSED

3915 Henderson Blvd, Tampa, FL 33629-5015
+1 813-281-2100
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
28 Sep 2014
“Unique dining experience”
16 Sep 2014
“Finally made it to Lauro and glad we did”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
3915 Henderson Blvd, Tampa, FL 33629-5015
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 28 September 2014

This is a unique dining experience quite rare these days in the time of chain and focus-group mass-marketing restaurants - a truly individual family-run restaurant with top-quality food and outstanding service personnel who know you and welcome you with genuine hospitality. Fine menu selections, all...More

Thank wedwie
Reviewed 16 September 2014

I've lived in Tampa for over twenty years, but somehow had never gotten to Lauro. Finally had dinner there last Saturday. Simply put, it was a great experience. Really good food and friendly service from a by-gone age. Other reviewers have commented on the decor...More

Thank mosaic5
Reviewed 8 September 2014

The Belle of Ballast Point and I have lived in South Tampa for decades. Last night we looked at each other in wonderment with a singular question on our lips, "Heavens to Murgatroid, why in the name of Snagglepuss have we not been to the...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 2 September 2014

The food was very bland. This is why I rated it 2stars. The service and everything else was fine. With all the great local Italian restaurants to choose from, this would be my last pick. Osteria Natalia, Bella's, Donatella's, Armanis.

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 3 August 2014

As others have stated, the environment isn't amazing. If you are looking for great food, great service, and nice portions... Come to Lauro's. I would put the service up there with Bern's steakhouse. The wait staff are energetic and make sure your drink is always...More

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Lauro's continues to dish out delicious Italian classics that never go out of style. However, the owners need to put serious thought into a building and image renovation. The interior of the building is outdated, and my husband and I (in our early 40's) were...More

Thank TrippinMama3
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Saw reviews on Tripadvisor as having good food. Tried it out and took our 6 & 10 year old. Didn't realize it wasn't really a restaurant for kids, but they loved it. Our children were made to feel special at what they considered a "fancy"...More

Thank artist0072016
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Met some friends who all had birthdays in June. Enjoyed the awesome lobster bisque; a new pasta with pancetta that was amazing and of course great dessert. Always a great meal and superb service

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Yes, it truly is close to my Italian grandmother's in quality and taste. I've lived in this area since 1956 and this is one of the best Italian restaurants around. Fantastic service - you'll feel like royalty! - but friendly and inviting.

Thank YvettesGirl
Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Friday night three of us who had birthdays enjoyed an amazing dinner with family. From the best Lobster bisque, amazing pasta and all entrees, even dessert was fantastic! The service is always exceptional. Reheated our leftovers on Sat night and still yummy. Can't wait to...More

Thank Renee B
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Restaurant Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3915 Henderson Blvd, Tampa, FL 33629-5015
    (Between S. Grady Ave. and S. Church Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-281-2100
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