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Fav's Italian Cucina

419 12th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7820
+1 941-708-3287
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“stromboli” (29 reviews)
“bread” (28 reviews)
“gnocchi” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
419 12th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7820
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great little Italian restaurant with wonderful pizza, Stromboli and pasta dishes. Good spot in downtown Bradenton with good service and excellent pricing. Certainly a place to go if you are looking for some real pizza or other Italian dishes. Put this place on your list

Thank fkher
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Stop by for lunch from time to time, and always enjoy their pizza and meatball subs and well as unusual quesadilla.

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

one of my favourite eating spots in down town bradenton. i love the stromboli, pizza etc. i am a snow bird and spend 5 months here in bradenton and do go to fav's as often as i can. if you are in bradenton make the...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We came to Fav's before seeing a great jazz concert, "Visible Men", and they served an unbelievable deep dish what a treat!

Thank Zorak12
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Come every year for Pirates spring training and this is 1 of our must eat at locations...went 3 times this year. Love the spaghetti/meatballs, tortellini and gnocchi's...also they have real spumoni (not the Neapolitan that some places try to pass off as spumoni).... decent wine...More

Thank elphie1162
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Small cafe, but not small on great food. One of the best Italian restaurants we've found in a long time. They are not short on from scratch food items. Meatball sub is made from handmade meatballs, freshly made sauce, and homemade bread for the roll....More

Thank VOBR
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Everything was delicious from start to finish. I suggest getting the garlic cheese bread to start with the red sauce for dipping. Best I've ever had! The sandwiches are massive, the salads are fresh - and even the dressings are rich and flavorful (tried the...More

Thank WGN5150
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This small restaurant is busy, and you'll probably have to wait for a table, but it is well worth it! This is casual Italian dining at its best! The bruschetta started things off perfectly. Followed with great gnocchi, delicious tortellini Rosa Maria, and scrumptious bread....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Food is fresh and SO tasty. Large menu to choose from. Wait staff was very attentive and helpful. Portions are very large. Space is not very big, very cute. Well worth the visit.

Thank pegpenquin
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fav's is a small Italian restaurant in downtown Bradenton. It was very busy on Saturday night, which is no surprise with the quality of their food. Excellent homemade pasta. We had lasagna and gnocchi. The bruschetta is the best we ever had. Modest prices and...More

Thank MrKen1950
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Response from WGN5150 | Reviewed this property |
They have a smaller menu than most Italian restaurants - they are the size of a cafe. But don't let that fool you - they have excellent food - and I'm pretty picky! If you're looking for eggplant parm because it's a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 12th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7820
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Bradenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-708-3287
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