We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Bambino's Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
105 Genesee St, Auburn, NY 13021-3615
+1 315-255-3385
11:00 - 21:00
Open now
See all hours
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

132 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 132: English reviews
Auburn, New York
Level Contributor
31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I really enjoy Bambinos', they catered my wedding and did a great job, I would recommend them for date night, business lunch, lunch with friend, couples...

Thank lauralee882017
Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Great food, great value… Perfect place for business, family or friends. One of the more consistent restaurants in the area, you can always count on a great meal when you come in

Thank JoskiNukka
1 review
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We visit auburn every Canadian thanksgiving and enjoy a great meal at Bambino's. Great atmosphere, wonderful food. The restaurant has moved to state street - the tripadvisor address is wrong.

Thank David V
Nome, Alaska
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Walked down to this place based on recommendations but it is closed. See picture!!! After walking all over finally found it. The Chinese at 103 is open but no more bambinos! As I was there on the height of the season I doubt that they are coming back.

Thank richardrahl2016
Rochester, NY
Level Contributor
312 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

The wings were very good. Impressed with the BBQ and the mild version. I was hoping for garlic-parm wings but it is not offered.

Thank Moondanced
Level Contributor
83 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Husband and I were driving around Auburn and found this quaint Italian place to eat! When you walk in you automatically feel the calm and warm inviting feel of the place. The food is just as good! Authentic Italian food! Oh my goodness was it good! If your looking for a quaint,quiet place for dinner with your honey this is... More 

Thank Tammytigger
Auburn, New York
Level Contributor
94 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

A quick decision to stop by on a Friday night was worth it! We traveled to Italy over Christmas and frankly, Bambino's took us right back. The TV was on an Italian language station and the music was all Italian too! But not too loud at all. We had a great pizza and the chopped salad. Prego!

Thank Susan1013021
Springdale, Ohio
Level Contributor
33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

The place is ok, the food so far so good, the server was nice...but Lord we were the only customers and it took 1 hour for calamari, sandwich and calzone. When you have to wait that long the food won't taste right anyway

1 Thank Ernesto L
Level Contributor
92 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2015

We just wanted a Pizza ( they were pretty good) but this is more of a place for dinner for 2. The wine list is good but pricey. Overall I would say its ok but not great value for money. Service was good. Its quite small so very intimate but not a lively atmosphere.

1 Thank thegroundsman
Level Contributor
116 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Authentic Italian, NYC Little Italy worthy. Used TripAdvisor for this recommendation. Unsure about the outside but trusted the reviews and went for it. We had a watermelon, mixed green, and raspberry vinaigrette salad. Also has a veggie wood fired pizza and tortellini with crab and shrimp. Amazing food, ridiculously low prices. Huge portions and a bottle of wine, all for... More 

Thank Matt J

Travellers who viewed Bambino's Bistro also viewed

Auburn, Finger Lakes
Auburn, Finger Lakes

Been to Bambino's Bistro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Genesee St, Auburn, NY 13021-3615
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 315-255-3385

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Bambino's Bistro and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Skaneateles, New York
10 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Bambino's Bistro staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?