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From Scratch Italian Bistro

€€ - €€€Italian
677B South Railway St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 2V8, Canada
+1 403-526-5661
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (4 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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Italian
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
677B South Railway St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 2V8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place in the telephone directory, it was a bit off the #1 but we were looking for something different and WOW did we find it. We are both vegans and were at first disappointed with the lunch menu as it was all...More

Thank mfwanfy
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so very glad I was able to make you happy, I think most places just because it's not on the menu doesn't mean you can't have what you want, it's just a matter of asking for it. As a cook, I want to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to eat. The food is amazing! I’ve tried 3 dishes now and each meal has been over the top delicious😊 you can sure taste the difference when it comes to a fresh from scratch meal you get served here than a...More

Thank nicolewilson1976
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, its customers like you that make this a great business to be in and I thank you, could not think of anything I'd rather do

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is without a doubt one of the best restaurants I have been too. The food is excellent! The service is great! Already planning my next dinner trip there. Love your place China and will highly recommend.

Thank Jane C
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW, thank you so much, I know it's kind of a funky little joint where nothing matches, but it's home to me and and I so love having people in my home. Nothing better than stuffed and happy guest. It's what its all about

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our organization pre-booked the restaurant for twenty plus seating. This from scratch restaurant is ill-suited/managed to feed so many at one sitting. The single cook had a limited lunch menu to chose from. We arrived late with two more singles to follow. Most of the...More

Thank albertavisitors
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bad reviews are meant to hurt you and your business, too often they are not meant as constructive observations but as a weapon to destroy you. You were that unhappy with your sandwich? I could defend myself but truly don't feel it would be of...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

I have a small appetite so the offering was way more than I could eat!! The owner China teased me about this saying I obviously wasn't Italian LOL. Tableside crepes are why we go there..so good!!More

Thank K2225XLdavep
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

I am so happy you enjoyed your meal, and yes I am very much the tease, but it's how I show my love, so will always tease such wonderful people as the ones who come to my little bistro. Feeding people is the greatest job...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Called ahead to make sure they where able to accommodate us & it was no problem. We have been here quite a few times & never been disappointed! China is always pleasant & we really enjoyed her cooking. Thanks China for all the great meals...More

Thank Look4-2
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

You are most welcomed, it is always a pleasure to cook for you, and I look forward to cooking for you in the future. Once again Many Thanks for you business

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I can't believe how accommodating this dining establishment is!! We heals our Christmas party here. China took care of everything.... band, food and the most amazing deserts. I can't say enough about the food and service. It is certainly a hidden gem. It is easy...More

Thank Francesca M
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thank you so much, we know your Christmas party is important to you and your employees, and it was indeed our pleasure to serve you, its what Christmas is all about. And we look forward to serving you in the future.

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I have been frequenting the Bistro for many years and I have to say it is one of the most relaxing eating experiences I've ever had. The owner is knowledgable about wine parings and food pallet. My boyfriend and I celebrated our 3rd anniversary here...More

Thank Gina S
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Yes you have, and its always a pleasure to serve you Gina, its great customers like you that make this the greatest job in the world. I just can't think of a better profession then taking care of my customers like they are family. Feeding...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016

My husband came across this little restaurant when he was searching for a business located in the area, What an awesome find! Great homemade food, fun and quirky decor, and fabulous owner. We had an absolutely wonderful lunch and plan to take our whole family...More

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pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

There is something wonderful about feeding people, and it truly puts a smile on my face when people let me know they enjoyed my crazy little joint. Many thanks and I look forward to serving you and yours shortly.

Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try this restaurant for an evening meal to celebrate our Anniversary. As we were the only people there we were able to enjoy a delightful meal, sharing fresh homemade bread with oil and balsamic to dip the bread in,...More

Thank Brian A
pvchina, Owner at From Scratch Italian Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2016

I am so glad you enjoyed your evening, it was indeed my pleasure to cook and serve you and your delightful wife. Once again, thank you and Happy Anniversary.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 677B South Railway St SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 2V8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Medicine Hat
  • Phone Number: +1 403-526-5661
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