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Mamma Tanino's Ristorante

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500 W Napa St, Sonoma, CA 95476-6541 (Fifth Street West)
+1 707-933-8826
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17:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
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Minneapolis, MN
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1,561 reviews
831 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 658 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here last minute for dinner. They were accommodating to get us in given there was quite a line. The location is in a strip mall but the inside is warm and cozy. The service was engaged but distant at the same time. Food overall was very good with some dishes over powered (in a good way) with garlic... More 

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Thank lucycan
San Francisco
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Our favorite Italian restaurant in Sonoma county. The food is consistently delicious...spectacular pastas, fish, and desserts. All the dishes are made in-house by Chef Gaetano Patrinostro from Sicily. The restaurant is cheerful (located in a nice little mall about five blocks from the Sonoma square--don't let the mall setting dissuade you from eating here) and usually packed with locals. The... More 

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NYC, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing dinner! We went for my mom's 75th birthday with her grandkids too. Ten of us. Such a special server and chef! Made my mom very happy. Food was amazing! Crab pasta, eggplant etc all loved!

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Thank rcrc555
Palos Heights, Illinois
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

My husband and I came to this restaurant after a long day of wine tasting. What a fabulous dinner we had!!! Authentic italian food. Small quaint place with delicious food. I had the baked eggplant and my husband had the special Oso Bucco-both were outstanding. I would definitely return to this restaurant.

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Thank MBRH615
Jacksonville, Florida
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Don't let the location of the restaurant fool you. The food here is great. Located in a shopping strip, one might be hesitant to go in. But, don't miss it. The interior is small, and you definitely need reservations. I witnessed several couples being turned away. So, plan ahead! The food was delicious. We ordered the calamari for an appetizer.... More 

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detroit, mich
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128 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We have been to Italy many times and savor the excellent food and wine so prevent throughout the country. While wine tasting in Sonoma we stumbled across this great family owned trattoria in a shopping center. Did not expect food of this quality in such a nondescript setting. Outstanding in all respects……If their restaurant were in Napa you would need... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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81 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

What an incredible find in a Sonoma strip shopping center. Beautiful and charming inside, inspired service. Probably the best veal parmigiana I've ever had, Caesar salad was fantastic, and my wife's sea bass was amazing. Nice little wine list as well. We'll definitely be going back during our annual trip to Sonoma.

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Thank LuckyJEDI
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

My wife and I recently spent a week in Sonoma and this was by far the best restaurant we visited. The food was amazing! I had the gnocchi, which had the most delicious pasta sauce I have ever had in the tomato demi. And I say that having eaten at many of the best, and most authentic, Italian restaurants in... More 

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Hickory, NC
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I visited with my wife having studied local restaurants. We loved it. It is casual but the food was amazing which is nice after a hard day of wine tasting ;). I had the Branzino and my wife had the sole. We agreed mine was better but the sole was still very good. Good server (sorry I forgot your name).... More 

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Sonoma, California
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

The food is incredible- lovely polenta with a mushroom ragu, steak and zabalogne. The wait staff is personable and friendly and the restaurant is casual and welcoming.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W Napa St, Sonoma, CA 95476-6541
    (Fifth Street West)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Sonoma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-933-8826

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?