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Benvenutis Restaurante

105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
+1 405-310-5271
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a high-quality restaurant that should not be missed during a stay in Norman. Obvious care is given to the preparation of menu items and their presentation. Our server was charming and knowledgeable. His personality and professionalism greatly enhanced our dining experience. My meal,...More

Thank GalFromNY10
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for the review and acknowledging our care and love of what we do! We hope to see you the next time you visit our beautiful Norman!!

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of my all time favorite Italian restaurants and the go to restaurant in Norman for those looking for a enjoyable dinner, exceptional Italian dinners and excellent service. With a wide range of wine selections to compliment the dinner and evening!

Thank newcenturian
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you! We love sharing our great food and wine with the community! We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here ronight at innkeeper's recommendation. Definitely a good call. Nice decor, we sat on outdoor patio for a beautiful evening. Had the pasta from hell - nicely spiced, especially if you like it a little hot! My partner had spaghetti and meatballs which...More

Thank Ray H
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for the review and we look forward to your return the next time you visit Norman!

Reviewed 9 August 2017

This nicely done Italian style restaurant in the center of Norman, OK, is a "destination"! Great Food!

Thank Teresa S
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for the review! We hope to have you return soon to sample more menu! We love sharing great food and we love that you enjoyed it!!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

A really nice place with great food, atmosphere and fantastic service. Finally went (thought it was too pricey before) and found it a bit higher than other places but well worth it for a special occasion or evening. The food was great and our waiter...More

Thank sdavis3908
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for joining us for dinner! Thank you for taking the time to review us! We would love for you to check out our other location on campus corner too! Volare!! Be sure to go to the rooftop and enjoy the awesome view of...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I owned an award winning Italian Restaurant for 11 years and am highly critical of Italian Restaurants. I rarely find a restaurant where I love both the food and the service and this one was super! I was there for a business meeting and we...More

Thank Downpat
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for the review. We love hosting your group and wish we could stay at your various establishments, as we are sure they are fantastic! We strive to make every dining experience special and we thank you for recognizing us for it. We are...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The service is great! Our server was very attentive and knowledgable. The food is the best part of this place, however. I recommend the lobster fazzoletti.

Thank Keith W
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for the review! The Lobster is one of my favorite dishes as well! We work hard to provide a wonderful experience with service and food and I appreciate you recognizing us for both! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 15 July 2017

We had dinner here on a Friday night. The restaurant was busy, but the vibe was very happy and relaxed. We chose to eat at the bar. Austin the bartender took great care of us, from our wine and cocktail choices to ordering dinner to...More

Thank Katherine B
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for the review! I also love our historic old building! So happy you loved your food and cocktails! If you plan to visit us on a weekend this Fall, especially an OU football weekend, please make sure you make a reservation. We fill...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went to Benvenutis Saturday night for a birthday celebration. We had a 7:30 reservation and had requested a booth with a window. After much ado and trying to seat us in the darkest part of the restaurant, we were "allowed" to sit in one of...More

Thank Janet P
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

I am dissapointed to hear that your experience in our establishment was less than extraordinary. I am also disheartened that you did not ask to speak with myself or my front of house manager so we could have addressed the issue of the water spillage!...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Ate here with colleagues and the food is delicious. I had the lobster fazzoletti and it was very good. It had just the right amount of flavor and was light, but filling. I was with a group of seven and everyone said their food was...More

1  Thank nrishard
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for the review and your eye for detail! I am pleased that you tried one of our more unique dishes. We have two private rooms at Benvenuti's, both with audio and visual equipment. We enjoy regularly hosting business, sales, and non-profit groups! We...More

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Mjo22000
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Response from Tarasina | Property representative |
I am so sorry that this is the first response. I am certain I replied when you sent the question and for some reason it's not showing. Yes!! We have a wonderful catering business and the options are extensive! We can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$60
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
    (James Garner)
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: +1 405-310-5271
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