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Bar Italia

168 Court St S, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2X6, Canada
+1 807-345-4767
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (5 reviews)
“panzerotti” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
168 Court St S, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2X6, Canada
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Way too busy for the couple of waitresses working.Took over an hour to get supper. Pasta not cooked enough. One plate was floating with grease so had to send it back. No cutlery and no Parmesan. Had to find the waitress for these items because...More

Thank LeafFan2014
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

This is a little off the main restaurant strip but has some very good homemade Italian dishes. Cannoli and coffee was to die for.

Thank 2016Donna
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Waitress was very friendly and courteous. The meal was absolutely wonderful, great home cooked Italian. We felt like we were in mom's kitchen.

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Went on a Friday evening with a few friends because I had heard that the ravioli was excellent there and it's only available on Fridays. The rumours were true! The serving size wasn't really large, but the ravioli were definitely delicious. The dough was tender...More

Thank hildpost
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Bar Italia feels like a little Italy restaurant, or maybe Nona's kitchen, where you know you will have a great meal. Had the classic panzerotti, and it was awesome, covered in real tomato sauce, and filled with real pepperoni, sweet onions, and stretchy mozzarella. Also...More

Thank walterw234
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We had Laura's pizza and pasta w/meatballs and both were fantastic!!! Meatballs were tender and flavorful. Pasta cooked perfectly el dente. Pizza was great combo of arugula, kalamata olives, cheese. Crust was homemade and just fantastic. We ended the meal with a cappuccino that was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A long-time local favourite, but extremely casual: picture posted on Trip Advisor is very misleading - restaurant is one step up from a dive, really! Tables are close together, bathroom is one small, freezing room. Pasta is ok (had the bar italia pasta w/ sausage;...More

1  Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Started off with bread and packages of regular butter (where's the garlic butter?). We then ordered spinach and cheese balls which were very nice with a marinara dipping sauce. We then had gnocchi and meatballs, home made and very tender. We also ordered chicken parmigiana...More

Thank RandyMark
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Went on a Saturday evening. Very busy! Appetizers and food were all great Pizza, specialty salads and pasta dishes were tasty. Pasta dishes huge re portion size.

Thank 208sheilad
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Several weeks ago I had the chance to dine out with seven other friends at this neighbour restaurant in Thunder Bay, though I have lived in Thunder Bay, this was the first time I visited. I have no idea how long this place has been...More

Thank Bill M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Court St S, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 2X6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-345-4767
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