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La Tabella Trattoria

The Esplanade | Next to Capers, Beach Plaza, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4948 1888
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (136 reviews)
“tiramisu” (28 reviews)
“veal scallopini” (13 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 23:30All hours
Italian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Esplanade | Next to Capers, Beach Plaza, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Homemade, fresh and authentic
"Wow. Delicious food. Homemade pasta was awesome"
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2. Location
"La Tabella is in a lovely quiet location at Airlie Beach."
Robyn W
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3. Service with a smile
"Always amazing food and coffee and friendly staff"
Sarah B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went there on the advice of TripAdvisor reviews and also because of the location. It is across from the beach and during the warmer months is a really lovely place to eat outside. We were greated by a gentleman who showed us to our...More

Thank Tistru
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Menu, food, drinks, service, location all fabulous. Cannot fault this place! Loved it. Lots of regulars there enjoying good banter with the staff, such a nice atmosphere.

Thank minivettie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a cool rainy night the heaters where on and outside was very comfortable. Mango daiquiri was yum. Oysters were fresh, salmon and gnocchi was really good. Pasta was ok. Choc torte was really good, tiramisu was a bit boring. But overall a great meal...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a great meal, all the staff were welcoming, friendly but professional. Service was great. Food was delicious. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Right by the beach the view any time of day is fantastic. The food and service is great. Staff are extremely friendly and really aim to make your visit special. This place is a must visit when in Airlie Beach.

Thank LorraineMacG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Waited 55 minutes for breakfast. Asked the waitress on two occasions how long breakfast would be and she said there were a lot of orders. She apologised however the restaurant was half full. Don't bother going. Food was average. Burnt toast and watery eggs. Will...More

Thank Mandaham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal and wonderful service by the staff. Partner and I had seafood pasta dishes and pizza as well as a beautiful entree. Table service was exceptional, couldn't fault the restaurant. Definitely recommended

Thank johnandsuzie58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had coffee here a few times which was good and decided to go for dinner. I had the pate as an entree which was ok but unfortunately had to send my main back which was the veal scallopini. It was cold and the veal...More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had to send one of the dishes back as it was cold, which was such a shame as all of the rest were really very good. It was handled fairly well and a fresh HOT meal was brought back out in fairly good time.

Thank damon h
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent, the service amazing and fairly priced. we went with a group of 8 and had an amazing time.

Thank croftonMelbourne
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22 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade | Next to Capers, Beach Plaza, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4948 1888
Open 7 days All day dining Full Table Service Outdoor seating Views Private air conditioned function room Cocktail Bar Homemade pastas Fresh locally caught seafood Morning and afternoon Tea
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