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Ristorante Italiano

555 Soquel Ave, Ste 150, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2336
+1 831-458-2321
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (8 reviews)
“minestrone” (2 reviews)
“baked potato” (2 reviews)
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555 Soquel Ave, Ste 150, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2336
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I know New Year's eve is normally crowded, but now I know why this place didn't have a lot of customers. The service was really poor. Our server couldn't get our orders right, and she only came to our table to give us our food....More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Took a friend here for her birthday dinner by her choice. located in a street mall off Soquel Avenue, handicap parking in the back. fast friendly service, food delicious! full bar, has happy hour, nice Italian decor. will definitely come back

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Not my favorite place. The first impression is a smell of sewage as you enter the door. Not the restaurants fault as this is in a larger building, but a real turnoff when entering a place to eat. The food was mediocre at best for...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The food is tasty and drinks are equally well prepared, but it's gotten to feel old and needs a refurbishing....a modernizing up. Especially the bathrooms in the building. They always stink and I try not to have to use them. The best special is on...More

Thank santacruzmoose
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Sadly, this wonderful restaurant stopped doing weekday lunch, so I won't be returning as I cannot drive at night. But, if you are in the area looking for a good Italian meal at reasonable prices, you can definitely go here! A beautiful dining area in...More

Thank Judybookdoc
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with a classy and relaxing feeling in a characteristic building. I had great ravioli filled with mushroom and a sort of chocolate fudge cake with a cinnamon hint. They have daily specials that allow you to order one or more dishes for half...More

Thank DavideInUK
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I ordered chicken marsala and received chicken piccata. I told the waitress that I ordered marsala not piccata. She apologized and stated that the marsala would be out in 5 minutes. It took 20 minutes. But, the entree was considerably smaller (about half the size)....More

Thank PeeWeeReese
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Historic Dominican Hospital Building transformed. We dined and reminisced of days gone by. We have a lot of family history in that building. Superb service, excellent & fabulous dining and history.

Thank Jean G
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We walked up the hill to this restaurant, and we were surprised by the coziness of the place. Food was above average. Enjoyed the salmon and found it very fresh.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Had dinner & drinks there tonight. It was excellent. Waitress Star was a star! She was very helpful and accommodating. We actually sat at the bar and ate. The bartender was also very nice, although I forgot his name, young man. The fried artichoke appetizer...More

Thank MexnMc
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Tamara M
18 August 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 Soquel Ave, Ste 150, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2336
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-458-2321
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