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Il Pescatore

) #466 of 2,976 Restaurants in Orlando $$ - $$$ Italian
651 N Primrose Dr, 32780, Orlando, FL 32803-5016
+1 407-896-6763
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lasagna” (11 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
“cannoli” (6 reviews)
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651 N Primrose Dr, 32780, Orlando, FL 32803-5016
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is amazing. If you like pizza definitely order it. The other dishes are awesome too. We've been going there for years and a lot of locals love it. The tortellini stefano is craveable. I wish they were open on Sunday too. Love the...More

Thank Lhs600
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Casual and even somewhat charmingly tattered family style Italian in an older part of the city seemingly run by actual Italians. The pastas far and away stole the show with excellent authentic flavors and nice portions. Salads and pizza were average. I would not view...More

Thank ExRIGuy
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Excellent family owned and operated with great Italian food. Homemade tomato sauce but great Marsala dishes as well. Portions are large.

Thank Queenzee
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you want reasonably-prized yummy Italian comfort food (Pasta! Calzone! Pizza! Hoagies!), then your best bet in Orlando is Il Pescatore, which is sandwiched between two Vietnamese restaurants (reviews to come) on Bumby Ave. The owner is usually present, and he offers a warm, hospitable...More

Thank Belinda G
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here many times and have never had a bad meal. I regularly bring clients here and did so again today. I recommend any pasta dish, the Pollo de Stefano is outstanding, and the Stromboli and Calzone are also great.

Thank Kenhamner1
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I went about 4 weeks ago with a co-worker to this restaurant because of his recommendation.....needless to say, I went again last week. The meal came with a garden salad and garlic bread. ( the bread was great to dip in homeade marinara sauce too!)...More

Thank Larry J
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in with our family for dinner. We were able to get seated right of way. Service was great and the waitress was friendly. All the food we ordered was delicious. I really enjoyed the veal with a side of fettuccine Alfredo. The portions are...More

Thank 75cruiser
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Love the chicken picatta, but also love their red sauce! Hard decision when we go. Also love their pizza.

Thank fswills
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is it if you're looking for REAL Italian food with REAL waiters who have experience in serving. The inside is quite large and parking is easy and plentiful. Everything I have ever ordered here has been absolutely fantastic. The bread is great. Cannelloni is...More

Thank L T
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had dinner reservations for a party of 9 on a Tuesday evening. Our table was set and ready for us. Service was a little slow but our server was busy and handled our table well considering the number of guests she was serving. Food was...More

Thank John S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 N Primrose Dr, 32780, Orlando, FL 32803-5016
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-896-6763
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