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“Perfect Pasta”

Shaw Cafe & Wine Bar
Cuisines: Wine Bar
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tender fresh pasta in a garlic cream sauce was just the comfort food I was looking for. Paired with a lovely Cabernet and it was a wonderful meal with friendly, helpful staff ... who made some recommendations on other good restaurants in the area that were equally as good.

Thank Christine D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. We sat outside by the fountain with the statute of George Bernard Shaw on a lovely late afternoon and had a great view of the street and passers by. The meal was wonderful. The restaurant is lovely. The service was friendly, but slow, which was okay since we weren't in a hurry. Highly recommend it.

Thank Garrett D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a return visit but seems to have changed. Restaurant is worn seems to need a makeover. The service was exceptional and would recommend the fish and chips. The sandwiches were overpriced for what you got.

Thank Travelfamily2000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on May 20th, and were looking for a place to have a drink prior to dinner. We assumed that a WINE BAR would be a good place to do that, but we were wrong. The patio was well over half empty, and yet the hostesses refused to give us a table when we told them we were there for drinks only. We finally did say that we would have an appetizer, and were allowed to sit. We had drinks and a cheese plate. The drinks were good, the cheese plate was overpriced, and not presented well, and included a processed cheddar? So odd, for a place that bills itself as a wine bar. Our server was great, super friendly, and we were well cared for. Bottom line: this is not a wine bar. It is a restaurant, with a patio, where you can get wine. Their wine list is not extensive, and apparently, you cannot visit if you only want to have wine. The patio is nice, the food was just okay, service was friendly. I really think they need to rethink the whole "wine bar" approach, and honestly, it is really hard to understand how turning clients away from a half full patio is a good business model.

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Thank Mel C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed the patio, had a positive server, and chose to eat here because menu looked good. The fish and chips was great, however the menu picture shows two pieces of haddock and we only received one, albeit it was delicious. We also ordered a caesar salad which was very basic and disappointing compared to the menu description. The croutons were soft and rather than maple bacon it was regular bacon bits. Honestly it was a 6 dollar salad for 15$.

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Thank Blake S
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