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Gumba's Cafe Italian Restaurant

176 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
+1 408-737-8384
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good25%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (10 reviews)
“spaghetti” (2 reviews)
“an appetizer” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
176 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gumba's was great! Our young girls (9 & 11) enjoyed a table to themselves while my mate and I enjoyed the outside seating. Chilly still in late March but such good people watching. The pasta was delicious, I can't remember what the cheesy with artichoke...More

Thank AreWeThereYetMama
Reviewed 6 December 2017

It'd be wonderful if they could get their quality control down. When they're on, this place is excellent. It's my son's favorite place for a steak? I always order the Cajun pasta. It's a stereotypical Italian restaurant decorated with pasta bowls and garlic braids, etc....More

Thank shelleycap
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I had a late dinner here one evening and just had a salad and a pizza. The pizza was pretty big and of decent taste. Nothing fancy or exotic. Just straight traditional pizza with a decent crust and topping. Salad came with a nice dressing....More

Thank Manfred M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I fully enjoyed my lasagna, and salad, with a draft IPA. The service was nice and quick, for the price it was good.

Thank WinoExtreme
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately one of the worst restaurants I have been to. The pasta was really an embarrassment, not fresh and felt like it was made from a supermarket pack and the day before. Pizza was ok but not more than that. And on top of everything...More

Thank Avi1110
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Located on Murphy Street in downtown Sunnyvale. They have great options including vegetarian options and the portion sizes are generous. Wine options too but we did not have any. Our favorite was the sautéed mushrooms as an appetizer.

Thank spottingfoodie
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I'm of Italian decent and I obviously love and know Italian food. The food here is at best mediocre. I would not recommend and in fact I would discourage people to not go here. They seem to have a following though but I can only...More

Thank robertcA9703WT
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I can't speak for their Italian food, but I had a great simple breakfast of eggs, potatoes, and sourdough toast. The atmosphere outside during the farmers market was nice. There are only a few options for breakfast, but it's all you need. The presentation was...More

Thank DalPalWXman
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Been here for years and continues to be a great place for Italian pastas and pizza. The beer and wines offer a good selection and the menu is filled with numerous pastas salads and sandwiches to suit anyone's taste? Service is efficient and speedy. They...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Decent food, friendly staff. The options are good. Esp. good to go with friends. Evening can be crowded though.

Thank ShyamGovind
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-737-8384
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