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Vieni Vai Trattoria - CLOSED

690 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3511
+1 805-544-5282
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
8 Apr 2016
“Restaurant closed”
8 Feb 2016
“Good Italian food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
690 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3511
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

After many years, Vieni Vai has closed. The long-time owners/operators have turned it over to the next generation, and the kids are re-doing the place. The interior is being completely remodeled and there will be a new menu and direction.

Thank Ty G
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The owners are a local Italian family. Everything is delicious authentic Italian food. Patio dining on the creek is wonderful. OnThursday evenings the open window near the bar is superb for a glass of wine and people watching.

Thank Glewis333
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Stopped in here late on a Saturday night to get something light and we shared an Antipasto and gluten free pizza. I'm not usually a fan of gluten free but my wife is gluten free so we ordered it. I was impressed. It actually tasted...More

Thank bccrab
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I have some fond memories of eating here, and it is a pretty decent reasturant. However, there are better Italian spots in town and this one isn't any cheaper than the others.

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 12 September 2015

The main street (Higuera) is busy and modern but there didn't seem to be lot outside of this and the two parallel ones. It's about half a mile long and there are plenty of restaurants and bars as well as the usual clothes shops and...More

Thank Davy G
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We had a great meal here, the service and the food were excellent. We were doing a California road trip and it was great to have what tasted like an authentic meal with great service as opposed to something where fries were offered with each...More

1  Thank Hudson S
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Located in Higuera Street San Luis Obispo this place is a real find. Great food, service and atmosphere. We went two nights running as we enjoyed it so much. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Keith B
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Love this Italian restaurant, always a great atmosphere. Fabulous food, have eaten there many times, sometimes inside and sometimes outside in patio at the back. Always good food and good service.

1  Thank Anna Marie L
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Fabulous service and waitress even recommended great ice cream parlours rather than pushing her own desserts. Having said that the tiramisu A house speciality. Great Italians fare, generous servings , pizzas made in traditional clay oven, which was a bit warm ! Pasta pommodoro was...More

Thank LindaCarling18
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent food. Best Pizza I have tasted in California. Friendly staff and outstanding service. The Calamari was very good and the pasta al dente as it should be. The only problem is the patio sitting where there are many doves nesting and that could be...More

Thank Luchoap
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 690 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3511
    (Broad & Higuera)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-544-5282
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