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La Tabella Italian Grill

979 Harbor View Rd, Charleston, SC 29412-4255
+1 843-718-0721
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“la tabella” (30 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
979 Harbor View Rd, Charleston, SC 29412-4255
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent. Outstanding food. Grouper was outstanding. Service wonderful, friendly folks. Great find, we'll be back!

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We are Charleston locals who dined 3/09/18 after a long recess and it was just as good, if not better, than our first visit. Small restaurant with inviting atmosphere. The fried oyster appetizer was fab, much better than expected. Spaghetti bolognese was excellent—huge serving but...More

Thank Elusive114
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

I was starving. It was 3pm amd I had two more appointments to go. Hmmmm, wonder if this little restaurant in a strip mall plaza is any good? What's quick? Chicken salad wrap! Waitress can you put this on toasted wheat? Yes! Great! Fresh chicken...More

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Return visit to this James Island Italian venue. The ambiance is comfortable with an acceptable noise level. Our server was friendly, knowledgeable and effiecient. All meals were very good to excellent. Dinners included Lasagna, chicken, chicken masala, and wreck fish. Recommend and will return. Hope...More

Thank Howard P
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful dining experience! I ordered the Tile fish, and my husband and son ordered the seafood pasta. Excellent! And be sure not to miss the Ba Da Bing shrimp. Oh my goodness!!!

Thank Shirle C
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I was in Charleston for the Eclipse and to visit friends on James Island. The center city was out of the question as it was an overcrowded nightmare, plus it was a Sunday when many restaurants in the Charleston area close. My friends had eaten...More

1  Thank Tamaracboy
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and good, solid Italian food. Flavorful but not overpowering, we enjoyed the filet, Ba Da Bing shrimp salad, spaghetti and chicken piccata. Nothing much left on anyone's plate!

1  Thank carly_stum
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here because it was nearby to the house we rented. It was fine and I would go again in a pinch. I had the chicken piccata and the chicken was very good! Cooked perfectly. Pretty sure our waitress didn't want...More

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Food is good. Staff is good. Bathroom needs cleaning routinely. The entire place could use a facelift!!!

1  Thank goctheworld
Reviewed 28 February 2017

our first visit to the neighborhood italian restaurant was most enjoyable. our server was excellent in knowledge of the menu and interaction with us. She was very accommodating in working with a lactose free request. we were served focacia bread and olive oil dip while...More

1  Thank R P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 979 Harbor View Rd, Charleston, SC 29412-4255
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-718-0721
  • E-mail
Locally owned Italian restaurant specializing in house made pasta dishes, hand cut steaks and chops, and fresh seafood. Open for lunch serving deli sandwiches, salads, and lunch size pasta dishes. Sunday brunch features benedicts, omelots, traditional breakfast dishes, burgers and sandwiches, salads, and our house pasta dishes.
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