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La Tavola

#35 of 3,204 Restaurants in Atlanta
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992 Virginia Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3669 (N. Highland Avenue)
+1 404-873-5430
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17:30 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Birmingham, Alabama
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71 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been to this restaurant several times when visiting Atlanta and the food is consistently good. Super tasty Tagliolini, bread with olive oil and wonderful flourless chocolate torte. The vibe is warm and inviting. Service, excellent.

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Thank Lynne N
Atlanta, Georgia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose this place to celebrate our first anniversary, even though we'd never been. When booking two days before, they asked if this was a special occasion and my husband said yes, our first anniversary. When they called to confirm the day of, they verified we were celebrating an anniversary. When we arrived (on time on a weeknight), we were immediately... More 

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Thank Rebecca B
Greensboro
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fun place to eat with wonderful food and wine. We were meeting a friend and actually were able to spend an enjoyable evening with conversation. We did not have to shout across the table. Just a very intimate feeling.

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Thank lesliewills
Atlanta, Georgia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten at this restaurant twice and it is delicious! The atmosphere is very lively - you are in close quarters with other diners but it has that trendy New York/hidden gem feel! When my husband and I dined just the two of us, we were sat a two-person table that was very small and close to the other... More 

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Hobe Sound, Florida
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85 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I visited here with family and we all thought the food and service were quite good. We had a variety of seafood, pastas and meat...all of which was excellent. And, in a test of a place claiming to be Italian, they actually made a passable Negroni! The service was well intentioned, although our waitress was not knowledgeable about the wine... More 

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Thank Rcdown78
Atlanta, Georgia
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172 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Romantic Italian restaurant in VA Highlands. Reasonably priced and good sized portions. Had the charcuterie board, which had tons of good quality meat. The ravioli was great as was the spaghetti and veal meatballs. Wine list has a good variety of prices. We ordered a less expensive bottle and were really happy with it. Service was good. Loved the cannoli... More 

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Thank NWS2012
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I'm traveling abroad and have been reviewing restaurants as I've visited. I just realized I have never reviewed my favorite hometown restaurant which I have been frequenting for over a decade. LaTavola is my idea of the perfect neighborhood Italian restaurant. The food is excellent -clean and not over complicated but beautiful and delicious. A must-try is the mushroom ragu!... More 

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Thank Gweazle
Jackson, Mississippi
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

One of my favorite restaurants in Atlanta. The food is always great. I also love the neighborhood that it is in.

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Thank Evelyn R
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Despite being the last table seated on a Friday night, we received excellent service and the food was tasty: meatball appetizer, tuna and Veal Chopp entrees, some bubbly water and a waiter who wrestled and played football...a Georgia Techie. A delightful dinner in a restaurant that makes an effort and delivers.

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Wisconsin
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200 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We have been to this restaurant several times in the last 2 years and have had great food and service, so we were unprepared for what happened during our visit yesterday (Sunday October 9, 2016). In retrospect, we should have put off ordering and left, but it was almost 2 pm and we didn't have reservations anywhere else. The restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 992 Virginia Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306-3669
    (N. Highland Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-873-5430
Description
La Tavola is a classic, cozy Italian trattoria located in Atlanta's famous Virginia Highland neighborhood featuring exposed brick, dark wood floors, rustic colors and an open exhibition kitchen. The restaurant features an extensive wine list, classic dishes made from the finest traditional ingredients and approachable, friendly service. Perfect for family gatherings, romantic dinners or just a quick, yet satisfying, bite at the bar, here you will always feel welcomed and at home around our table.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?