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Martine our server was amazing ...& the food. Number 1🤗
I am never dissapointed
Prior to going to this restaurant, a reservation had been made, specifying the desire for a "quiet table", if possible. We were seated in between two large, very vocal parties making conversation very difficult. Apart from this, the service was plentiful (I think we had a total of 4 servers bringing food/drinks), the cocktails decent and as usual, the food was worthy of a repeat visit, hopefully without the very loud chatter to distract.
The best Italian restaurant outside of Italy we have ever had the pleasure of dining at. We have been eating at Zambri’s for years and I always think “Wow I hope it’s still as good” and it always is!
Amazing food, great staff. Certainly the best Italian in Victoria if not the best restaurant overall. Thanks Zambris!
The food was absolutely delicious. Unfortunately our server was a little inexperienced and kept getting things mixed up . Fortunately I have been to Zambri’s before so I know this is not the norm.
Our dinner at Zambri's was, as always, exceptional. Our server was attentive and helpful, especially with wine suggestions for our meal. Everything we ordered was delicious - both food and drinks - and that paired one of the best tables in the house we all left gloriously happy. Thank you for such a nice evening!
I booked Zambri's for a birthday dinner for my aunt, based on the reviews about their food.
Overall it was a good experience, however, I would like to let other restaurant goers know that the noise level is quite high when it is busy, and it can be difficult to have a conversation with anyone who isn't seated directly next to you.
Also, since it was a busy night our interactions with the waitress were very deliberately staggered. There was a forty-minute wait between sitting down at the table and getting our food, and I'd guess a 15-minute wait from sitting down to ordering food. When it got to our table, the food was pretty good. The price is a bit high for my personal budget, but I understand that that's the kind of establishment it is.
Nothing but praise for the restaurant. Excellent low noise level, great service and a superb meal.
A great place to go for a business lunch or meal with friends!
The view into the Atrium provides a sense of light and space...beautiful building and food to match!
Consistently high quality food, service and healthy menu selections.
I've been to Italy many times and this place reminds of my travels. I love that the chef is the owner.
Excellent all around as always! One of our top favourite restaurants in Victoria.
Doesn’t get any better than this. It was our 45th wedding anniversary and couldn’t have been better
The restaurant was busy and extremely loud. The food was very marginal. Pizza was okay.
Always amazing. Never had a bad meal or a bad experience here. The staff are incredible. Very friendly, efficient, and helpful. Have had almost everything on the menu at one time or another. Wonderful atmosphere, excellent food, fantastic people. What more could you ask for 👍
I eat lunch or dinner at Zambri's several times a year -- I like it a lot, and do recommend it to friends. This particular day I thought the service was just a little bit slow. Very pleasant, but several steps (getting water, getting to place our orders) seemed to me to take longer than usual. It also seemed just a bit louder than usual. Maybe just my mood. The food was extremely tasty and I thought the value was excellent.
Excellent food, fairly pricey, excellent service, but not delivered quite as ordered at first, busy, loud for seniors.
Zambri's is one of my favourite places to eat in Victoria, and definitely my favourite place to meet girlfriends for lunch!
The food and service were excellent but the noise level made conversation difficult
From the moment we arrived, our total dinner experience was fabulous! We were greeted so warmly & seated in such a lovely window table area. Our server, Naomi was delightful & very knowledgeable in answering any questions about the menu or wine list. The female bartender (sorry, I didn't know her name) was also so lovely in popping over to ask if I had any questions. Our meals, with the pasta special & a vegey special were absolutely delicious as was the prosciutto pizza. Your recommended wine for the evening - Haywire Sauvignon Blanc was yummy! Many thanks!
We had a wonderful time at Zambri's. The service was very friendly and attentive without being intrusive. My husband had ordered a pepperoni pizza, which I was surprised that he did that, because, of all the wonderful things that he could have ordered - a pepperoni pizza!? Well, I had some of it and it
was out of this world! The best pizza!! I had ordered the tagliatelle with meat sauce and it was delicious except that I felt the pasta was too al dente. I mentioned it to the waiter and she brought another one. Unfortunately, it didn't seem like it was any softer. In the meantime, while I was waiting, I was gobbling up my husband's pizza. In the end, we weren't charged for the tagliatelle, which wasn't the intention, but very kind of them as I still enjoyed the meat sauce and because they were so gracious, it wasn't necessary, but I did wish that the pasta had been cooked more. I like pasta al dente but not that hard.
We left them a big tip and will definitely will be back. We will recommend Zambri's without a doubt. Thank you to all the waiters for your kind and friendly attitude.
Excellent place to eat, have extraordinary service, congratulations ready to return
Great service and good food! We especially love their spaghetti and pizza. Will definitely come back again when we are in town.
Server was lovely and attentive enough—-meaning not bothersome. Food was underwhelming—-reminded me of Sidekicks pasta package.
Nice decor —casual and busy.
Great dinner, very consistent. Enjoyed our evening!
Good service, good food. The desserts were unfortunately very underwhelming. Skip the dessert is my only advice. The rest was very good!
The food is great as is the ambience. The only weird thing is they don’t provide side plates when they bring the bread. The caesar salad is excellent as is the taligatelle.
We ordered the vegetarian selections and found the antipasta, pasta and vegetables to be interesting and excellent. I believe my companions were not so excited about the lentil main dish, but I didn't try this myself. It's often a noisy place, but this time, dinner at 6:30 on Tuesday, was not noisy. The service was excellent as usual.
I ordered the dish I always do, the pasta with peas and gorgonzola, but this time I noticed that the peas were overcooked. Much like the ones of my English-cuisine-inspired youth. :-)
Delicious food...perfect dinner spot before a show!
Very nice place, however some dishes were much better than others.
A bit expensive but excellent food and service. A great place for a special meal. The indoor patio (inside the atrium) is quieter and further from the crowd of people waiting to get in. It feels like an outside patio without the cold (or too hot, too sunny, too windy...) and without the noisy traffic. It was a wonderful evening.
Another fantastic dinner at Zambri's. Always first choice for date night!
My wife and I both had the filet mignon. It was awful. A very average cut of beef which was badly over cooked and flavourless. After the waitress dropped it off we didn't see her again until it was time for the bill.
Fantastic local place to eat with an innovative menu that is flexible enough to offer something for everyone. Can’t wait to go back!
Very nice restaurant. We tried a few antipasti items and shared some pasta. We both thought the antipasti were the hits and the pastas( didn’t like the orecchiette) the misses. Great wine list though.
Good Food..Nice Atmosphere..Felt Rushed
First time here, it was my daughters birthday. It was the best Caesar salad I have ever had! The pasta was fresh and tender and the meat sauce was very tasty. My daughter loves it all! We will definitely be back. Especially for the Caesar salad!
As always great food, excellent service. Thank you!!
Overall what an excellent place to dine out with friends or your date.
great service as always. very informed staff, know all the best wine pairings for the food. we are usually on a time line before the symphony and we really appreciate the attentive service to allow us to savour the great food and keep us on time.