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Tavola

#93 of 11,827 Restaurants in Beijing
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Yansha
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2nd Floor, The Grand Summit, Section B, Liangmaqiao Diplomatic Mansion | No. 19, Dongfang East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600, China
Name/address in local language
+86 10 8532 5068
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11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Went with a business group and enjoyed the experience. Food was well presented and tasty and the list contained some nice wines at good prices. Staff were attentive without being oppressive. Overall a good experience in a nice relaxed environment with open kitchen. Worth a visit.

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Thank MMB1954
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you love pizza or like a nice fancy place for business lunches or dinners this is the place. They do have a variety of food and during the week their lunch set meals are very worth the price! English friendly as well!!!

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Thank Bang X
Beijing, China
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I organized large dinner with some fellow Italian expats in Beijing. Excellent reviews from all. Chef Mauro Portaluppi and manager Frank Hao have shown great professionalism and creativity in a very well balanced and fresh Italian cuisine. A bit pricy, but worth the experience. An interesting surprise is the pizza, cooked in an authentic wood-heated oven. Try the "pizza Christine",... More 

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Thank Renzo I
Beijing, China
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Great Italian dishes created by the chef in the open kitchen of the restaurant. I got the business lunch menu, including soup, gnocchi, apple tart and espresso. The service is great and the managers know how to make you feel welcome. Cheers with the prosecco

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Thank rdinbj
Ile-de-France, France
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Tavola has been my favorite place to eat for years now, one of the rare place in Beijing where you can get authentic Italian food (approved by my Italian collegues who are very picky trust me). Their Chief comes from Italy and has worked in Michelin starred restaurant, the products are fresh, very good lunch set and great for dinner... More 

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Thank Sophiazhu27
Asia
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113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

There are two outstanding things here. One is service. You can witness it the moment you go across the door. They're magnificently well trained. Impeccable is the word. Service in Beijing lacks the concept of courteousness observed in Vietnam, Cambodia let alone developed countries. Their service is refreshingly pleasing. The other thing to stand out is the price. In my... More 

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Thank lovemanger
Beijing, China
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20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This is a nice italian restaurant not far from Kempinski hotel Lufthansa center. It is a bit pricy, but it depends what you choose. I ate sea food salad and meat a la Milanese. Both were tasty. Unfortunately they ran out of Italian beer, so we had to take Corona instead as my friend opted for a beer:)) The servers... More 

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Thank inaite
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Tavola continues to be my favorite place to eat in Beijing. Surprising as it's Northern Italian cuisine, but a refuge from the noise of the city. Good menu - I'm very partial to the flank steak and parmesan cheese over rocket greens with a balsamic dressing. Two comments in particular - for those who mentioned the prices, this restaurant is... More 

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Beijing, China
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68 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Tavola is very popular with expats in the Chaoyang/Liangmaqiao area, and it is easy to understand why. They have great service, beautiful presentation, a stylish space, and lovely dishes. The food is consistently good, but be aware that you will pay western prices. Recommend lunch over dinner; families might find it a bit stuffy, but the dishes seem to please... More 

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Thank TravelingChens
Greater London, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

This is the sort of place you want to go to when it's on the expense account - in which case you can enjoy the amazing beef Carpaccio and the great Australian steaks. Yes it's decadent and I'm not sure about the vegetarian options, but overall it's a great restaurant. However, as I mentioned, it's expensive,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$71
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd Floor, The Grand Summit, Section B, Liangmaqiao Diplomatic Mansion | No. 19, Dongfang East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing>  > Yansha
  • Neighbourhood: Yansha
  • Phone Number: +86 10 8532 5068
Description
TAVOLA Italian Dining is an exclusive Italian restaurant offering authentic and modern Italian cooking. It provides a premium and private location, superior VIP rooms, an open Italian kitchen and a Central Showcase Dining Table. Our restaurant epitomises the essence of unique Italian dining.

Beijing TAVOLA Italian Dining is located at Liangmaqiao, in the embassy quarter of Beijing, close to the American Embassy and the Lufthansa Centre.

Tavola offers high quality ingredients and excellent services... a piece of Italy in Beijing! Choose your Tavola and let us delight your Palate with what we do best.

- Homemade fresh pasta
- Parma & San Daniele Ham
- Parmesan and other best cheeses
- Boston Lobster
- Norway Scampi
- Wagyu Kobe beef tenderloin Rossini style

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?