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Vivoli Cafe and Trattoria

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7994 Sunset Boulevard | West Hollywood, San Miguel de Allende 90046, Mexico
323.656.5050
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Akin to a welcoming trattoria found on a street corner in Italy, Vivoli...
Akin to a welcoming trattoria found on a street corner in Italy, Vivoli Cafe is an intimate neighborhood restaurant located in West Hollywood. From the heart of Florence to Sunset Blvd, Vivoli's chefs bring their deep rooted passion and talents to delight the most discerning palettes. Founded in 2003 with the desire to share the finest Italian cuisine, Vivoli offers a genuine taste of home within a family atmosphere. The most authentic Cucina Italiana combined with extraordinary service creates an experience that stands out above the rest. The Chef fills the air with scents of fresh baked focaccia, garlic parmesan, and homemade pasta. Tempt your palette with award winning pastries from decadent Tiramusu and Panna Cotta to a rich Cannoli and Bigne. The cuisine combines the northern and southern regions of Italy melding authentic flavors with traditional cooking techniques producing signature flavors that have earned rave reviews and awards in Zagat, MyFoxLA and Gayot. Vivoli Cafe welcomes you!
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Good for:
Families with children
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 63
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
FOOD, ATMOSPHERE, SERVICE...VIVOLI HAS IT ALL

I wrote a review some years ago on this restaurant and it gets better and better. We live in San Miguel de Allende, the Heart of Mexico, full time and visit Vivoli often. Great menu, many selections. Best Italian food in San Miguel for sure. Pasta is real and tasty. I can't go there without having... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
emma1dog
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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128 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I wrote a review some years ago on this restaurant and it gets better and better. We live in San Miguel de Allende, the Heart of Mexico, full time and visit Vivoli often. Great menu, many selections. Best Italian food in San Miguel for sure. Pasta is real and tasty. I can't go there without having the pollo picatta, tender... More 

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Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I ordered the 3-course special (chicken/mushroom/sundries tomatoes and fettuccini in a white wine sauce , vegetable broth soup, ice cream & a glass of red wine) for 220 pesos (about $20 Cdn). My husband ordered the breaded chicken breast with a side of pasta with marinara sauce. The portions were generous (we shared the soup and dessert) and we left... More 

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This is a lovely comfortable little restaurant close to the center of town. The food was very good and the portions were fair. The best deal is the prix fixe menu for 229 pesos that includes three course and wine, but from checking out what others were eating all the food looked good...if you are having dessert try the lemon... More 

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Galveston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Had one of our best meals while in San Miguel at this restaurant. All with in walking distance to our hotel near Centro.

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Renee, Jaques, Helen and I reserved for the early sitting at 18.30. There was a long delay in getting patrons seated as a patron decided that he would not conform with the rules for the evening, i.e. have a reservation. The menu was a fixed menu and tables were all reserved and designated. Finally he insisted on calling the local... More 

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Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This is one of our regular haunts but the address and the telephone # listed above are incorrect. The resturant does not have a California address! It's: 66 Hernandez Macias 415 152 0045 We look forward to a nice New Year's Eve dinner!

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San antonio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Italian food. Here is fabulous. Nice small atmosphere reminds me of a place in Italy. I had the salmon with bow tie pasta at $195 pesos. Malbec at $68/glass is a great value too.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I always enjoy my visits to Vivoli, and I dine there on average about once a month. The Italian cuisine is expertly prepared and the service is always faultless. The management is attentive. My wife is unable to eat any grains, and she is happy to always find a variety of dishes to order. It's right in a part of... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Cozy restaurant with assortment of Italian dishes. Great service and the food was very good. Salads, pastas, and chicken dishes were good.

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Berkeley
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My friends and I found the restaurant closed, but heard people inside so knocked on the door. The owner was counting receipts and had closed the kitchen, but she still fixed us a beautiful salad and two incredible pasta dishes. What hospitality. I look forward to returning when I'm back in San Miguel and checking out what an open kitchen... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7994 Sunset Boulevard | West Hollywood, San Miguel de Allende 90046, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  San Miguel de Allende
  • Phone Number: 323.656.5050

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 14
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups

Description

Akin to a welcoming trattoria found on a street corner in Italy, Vivoli Cafe is an intimate neighborhood restaurant located in West Hollywood. From the heart of Florence to Sunset Blvd, Vivoli's chefs bring their deep rooted passion and talents to delight the most discerning palettes. Founded in 2003 with the desire to share the finest Italian cuisine, Vivoli offers a genuine taste of home within a family atmosphere. The most authentic Cucina Italiana combined with extraordinary service creates an experience that stands out above the rest. The Chef fills the air with scents of fresh baked focaccia, garlic parmesan, and homemade pasta. Tempt your palette with award winning pastries from decadent Tiramusu and Panna Cotta to a rich Cannoli and Bigne. The cuisine combines the northern and southern regions of Italy melding authentic flavors with traditional cooking techniques producing signature flavors that have earned rave reviews and awards in Zagat, MyFoxLA and Gayot. Vivoli Cafe welcomes you!
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?