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La Contessa Ristorante

780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
+1 519-252-2167
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a family operation, Sahara the owners daughter was very service oriented hostes and server. We highly recommend this place to eat, their escargot was fantastic and their Salads with shrimp was excellent.

Thank huntleyandrews
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

I have been here many times and the ambience and service is exceptional and I have never met a awkward server here.The meals are freshly made.The last time I had a bloody Mary to start which was amazing followed by orange roughy which was delicious.The...More

Thank FRANCIS F
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience you had with La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. Your mention of our staff, ambience and enjoyment of particular dishes means a lot to us. Our entire staff at La Contessa works really hard...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Fun place to enjoy a bottle of wine and one of their appetizers. Mussels are outstanding! They were very, very short staffed causing service to be slow. We'll give them another try.

Thank Flicka54
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at la contessa which was recommended to us by friends. The food was really tasty and I would have to say a little more flavoursome/spicy then other Italian restaurants that we have been to. We were looked after so well...More

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Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. Your mention of our flavourful food, caring staff and ambience means a lot to us. Our entire staff works really hard to offer the best food in...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We've always enjoyed our visits to LaContessa! One of our favourite restaurants in Windsor. We are never disappointed! Nice to enjoy the patio with delicious apps on nice night!More

Thank rwilson27
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. We have been lucky with all the great weather lately, so it is great to hear you were able to enjoy our patio. We are looking forward...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Went there for dinner on a Wednesday night that was half off pasta night. Main reason was friend needed help and conversation. Mention to waitress that we were here to talk and would take our time ordering. Unlike other restaurants that rush you through the...More

Thank ikabodski
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. We understand that every one of our customers have their own needs and therefore, try our best to be accommodating. Your review reflects our vision on customer...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Everything was perfect! Great atmosphere, delicious food, beautiful restaurant and great service! What more could we ask for!!! ❤More

Thank Noel M
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. Our entire staff works really hard to offer the best food in the best possible environment and are very happy to see that reflected on your last...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

A gem on Erie Street. The food, atmosphere and service added up to be one of our most memorable meals ever.More

Thank Joe D
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience you had with La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. It is reviews like yours that put a smile on everyone's face, here at La Contessa. Our entire staff works really hard to offer the...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Wonderful service food and atmosphere. Arancini are the best. We had seafood pasta, veal and fish all were excellent! Highly recommend.More

Thank Travelfamily2000
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience you had with La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. Your mention of our wonderful service, food and atmosphere means a lot to us. We have to agree with you about the Arrancini, they are...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Our family got together for my daughter's birthday. She picked the restaurant and they did not disappoint. The were 7 of us and we had a huge table/Booth combo right by the front window. I had the escargot and the rack of Lamb. I subbed...More

Thank Craig B
Flora T, Manager at La Contessa Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience you had with La Contessa with others here on Trip Advisor. Your mention of the entrees, seating and service means a lot to us. We like to make sure everyone feels special on their birthday and...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 519-252-2167
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Description
Every dish is made to order and prepared with only the finest and freshest ingredients. Check out our menu to see which dishes are Chef Joanna's favourite. From appetizers to entrees, she has it all picked out for your enjoyment. A little about the Chef/Owner: Chef Joanna has been at La Contessa for the last 9 years, recently becoming full owner. Joanna strives to put forth the love she has for cooking into every single dish she creates. Joanna comes from a family that loves to cook and eat. Her passion for cooking and finding joy in making others happy paved the path for her natural found talent.
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