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La Contessa Ristorante

780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
+1 519-252-2167
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (6 reviews)
“seafood salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Contemporary, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Hands down best Italian cuisine in Windsor. I have been here many times and it’s my go to spot if you want real authentic itailan food. Joanna is a world class chef. The food is out of this world. If u haven’t tried the rack...More

Thank BDubs W
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Noticed on the menu a selection.. "chefs choice" Our waiter, who was amazing advised us that we would not be disappointed. We recieved two appetizers each, a beautiful salad, beef tenderloin, over top of garlic mashed and then wrapped our dinner up with a delicious,...More

Thank Walt9315
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My wife and I went to La Contessa to celebrate my 58th birthday. I had been there in the 1990s, but not since. We were greeted warmly and seated. All the staff - hosts, waitress, other staff just walking by - were wonderful and seemed...More

Thank Terris211
Reviewed 8 February 2018

La Contessa on Erie St. In Windsor, ON is sure to be a restaurant experience you will not forget! Family owned and operated, the owner Joanna and her staff absolutely make you feel right at home from the second you walk in the door. I...More

1  Thank Erin Z
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent staff paired with exceptional quality in a quaint and intimate environment makes for the ultimate dining experience. Menu keeps congruent with the Italian theme utilizing a well thought out set of expertly crafted entrees and appetizers.

1  Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing! Every single time I visited, the Chef creates amazing meals and the staff are so nice and friendly and service is 10/10. This place has hands down the best Italian food in Windsor, from fresh pasta to chicken, this is a...More

1  Thank davidnF2659HY
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This is by far the best restaurant I have been to in Windsor. The service is great, and the food is even better. I have been here many times and have never been disappointed and always want to come back.

1  Thank joseph g
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This place is incredible! Whenever I cross the border into Windsor I make sure to grab dinner here. Every dish I've tried off the menu has been phenomenal and the service is top-notch. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank Justin S
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Erie street is full of great restaurants but this one is the best!! Great food and service, never disappointed! All the staff is so professional and knowledgeable love it!!

1  Thank Sabby98
Reviewed 18 January 2018

I have been here several times, and the experience is always top-notch! You can't go wrong with anything on the menu, and the service is second-to-none. Even on their busiest nights, the servers make you feel as if you are the only customer in the...More

3  Thank jroeg0214
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This is a fancier place and I would recommend dress pants!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 33
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 519-252-2167
  • E-mail
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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