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La Contessa Ristorante

780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
+1 519-252-2167
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
780 Erie St E, Windsor, Ontario N9A 3Y2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a fine Italian restaurant called LaContessa that can handle a group of 8 - 40 in a private room if you like. When they know you are coming, more family comes to work and there is never a let down. Meal may last...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ikabodski
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a very enjoyable evening here meeting up with old friends. We were warmly received by the receptionist and then by our waiter, who explained the menu in fine detail. Our appetisers arrived promptly but my guests felt that the mussels could have been accompanied...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

I happened to be back in Windsor for a course and made a point to head down to Erie Street. I went to University here and needless to say it is hard to forget how good the food in Windsor is. I decided to go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kristy C
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We go to La Contessa Ristorante for every special occasion, never disappointed ! great food, atmosphere, the chef Joumana does all food fresh some of the dishes not even on the menu. She is a great chef always making a great meal .The staff/waiters Sara,Flora,Dina...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tony n
Reviewed September 10, 2018

For my mum's birthday we treated her to a dinner at La Contessa. It was our first time. We were not disappointed! The atmospher was great, loved how the live entertainment (singer) wasn't too loud so that my family could still talk without yelling across...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank hutch1111
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I come here all the time and each time I visit, the dish I order (chicken parmesan) is always cooked to perfection with a generous amount of pasta added as well. Thank you for always making the perfect meal :)

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Christine I
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Evening dinner with reservations,but attempted to seat us in opening to bar. Moved inside dining area but not very intimate. Appetizers nice with shrimp dusted with paprika unfortunately not a good choice. Chicken Marsala nicely done however spaghetti marinara quite average up to finding sand...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank mishawindsor
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

One of the best on the street, great environment,great staff and always amazing food !!! Been many times and always FANTASTIC!!

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank I7761MSlisam
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to La Contessa and I was very impressed. The service we received was excellent. The food was delicious and very generous in serving size. We had the chicken Marsala and the Carbonara ( which is one of the best I’ve...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Shinypants1
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Attended a 100th birthday luncheon celebration in May 2018. We had the private dining room reserved for our group of ~30 people. Our customized menu included: NY Steak, Fettuccine Alfredo with Chicken, Lemon Chicken, Orange Roughy, along with a terrific antipasto platter, salad and penne...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Karen P
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Danielle S
November 28, 2017|
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This is a fancier place and I would recommend dress pants!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$31
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, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
Family owned and operated, La Contessa strives to provide a complete dining experience! All of our entrees are individually prepared by Chef Joanna, using only the freshest ingredients. Buon Appetito!
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