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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (138 reviews)
“tiramisu” (30 reviews)
“veal scallopini” (14 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Esplanade | Next to Capers, Beach Plaza, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: La Tabella Trattoria
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 yesterday

After two years we returned to La Tabella after great previous experiences. We started with the garlic bread and bruschetta. The garlic bread was nice and thin and easy to eat, however, the bruschetta was just tomato, cheese and onion on toast. It was a...More

Thank Paige P
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 23 September 2017 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

Waitresses were very friendly and accommodating...manager was rude, even how she spoke to her staff was uncomfortable to see. Food was good thought totally overpriced for portion size.

Thank LilyD90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited La Tabella when we were on a family break in Airlie and enjoyed the meal. The only negative was that the pizza oven was not working as some of the options there looked great. Most of the adults had the Ragu which was...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely atmosphere, great staff, friendly and helpful,, awesome food at great prices. Sidewalk seating was great overlooking the beach

Thank patchy916
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended by our landlord we stayed with during our stay at Airlie Beach, we definitely enjoyed the beach scenery, the romantic outdoor sitting and the exquisite dining experience. You can tell the chef really enjoys his/her job dressing these plates during each service. It...More

Thank Elie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Home made pasta was very good, pizza was also lovely. Service was good once you were seated, we came here twice and had to follow a waiter around to get his attention to get a seat!

Thank juliamaric1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here for our first wedding anniversary. Food was really good, and staff seemed knowledgeable. Atmosphere was nice too.

Thank Elle D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a beautiful breakfast here along with one of the better coffee making establishments in Airlie Beach. Put it on your must visit list fellow travellers.

Thank Ben E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful find! We had dinner here and loved the ambiance and the staff. They were friendly, helpfull, attentive and bantered with each other. We had garlic bread, the ragu alla bolognese which had slow cooked beef cheek and pork belly ragu and dessert....More

Thank ashofmelbourne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 30
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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
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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