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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, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
419 12th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7820
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Reviewed 20 April 2012

Pizza is the best. Meatballs are great. Salads are always fresh!

Thank Moseleyi
Reviewed 17 April 2012

My husband is Italian. This is his FAVORITE place in Bradenton to get his pasta "fix." The speghetti and meatballs are fantastic and come with excellent salad and homemade fabulous bread. Everything on the menu we have tried has been excellent. Our multiple experiences with...More

Thank graciewarren
Reviewed 16 March 2012

Quaint little place on the revived Old Main St. Not only is the Stromboli delicious but their pizzas get high marks. Made fresh in the open kitchen. Really enjoyed the outdoor cafe-style seating.

Thank Edina B
Reviewed 22 February 2012

The bruschetta and salad were very good. The lasagne and manicotti were average. An area that could be improved are the servers. Several times they placed the dishes and drinks just on our table, not in front of us or near us. In addition, the...More

1  Thank greatmonday
Reviewed 24 January 2012

We've eaten here many times, the pizza is very good as are the sandwiches and salads. However, if Dougie is cooking, beware -- this gentleman is super heavy on the salt in his dishes. I ordered the home made gnocci in red sauce. The gnocci...More

Thank ImLindy
Reviewed 18 January 2012

nice spot we can walk to for good Italian food.Nothing fancy but a comfortable atmosphere and a local following.

Thank LakeGeorge_NYHappy1
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Fav's has been in the current location for 10+ years. The pizza, stromboli, salads, etc. are always very good/great. Mike, the owner is extremely customer oriented as is his staff. I wish more Bradenton restaurants had the same food quality and customer as Fav's. This...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 20 October 2011

Perfect lunch destination. Great food and friendly staff.

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 23 August 2010

Wow! My wife and I decided to go downtown and try the Fav after hearing about it. When we walked up to the door and read the specials they sounded great. We went it ans was greated by a friendly waitress ( I'm sorry I...More

1  Thank SunnyHappyTraveler
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25 July 2017|
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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