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Vivo Ristorante

18352 Lessard Rd NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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Ranked #17 of 1,961 Restaurants in Edmonton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Mon - Fri 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 184 St
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English first
St. Albert, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Friday night was our first time to Vivo's. Having read some of the reviews, I was intrigued to come for a visit. Our experience did not disappoint. Pat, our server, was knowledgeable, attentive, and made excellent suggestions. We asked for and then followed his suggestions for all aspects of the meal and his selections were spot on. The grilled Caesar... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Consistently excellent, must have the fettuccine it is the best I have ever had! The sharing platters, grilled Caesar salad and the wine selection should bring you back for more!

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Edmonton, Canada
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We went to Vivo for dinner last night and my husband and a business associate from Calgary ordered the lamb. I don't eat lamb but they said it was the best lamb they have ever had. Both of them have had lamb in restaurants all over the world so this really says something. All of our other food was excellent... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Had a very pleasant evening with my wife again at this wonderful restaurant. Staff are great, the food is always terrific and there is always something new happening. Last night tried the scallops appetizer for the first time, would return just for that again, never mind everything else that was great.

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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103 reviews 103 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

When one reads reviews, one asks what others did this person praise and why. I always do, but the reservation had already been made after our fav restaurant was fully reserved, so we went, hoping reviews were correct about Vivo's portions, quality, tastes, and service.. The place is dark and rather comfy, and Vivo has a big wine list heavy... More

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Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

First impressions usually set the tone for the evening. After hearing such raves about VIVO, we had great expectations. When we arrived for our 8:30 p.m. dinner reservation, the restaurant was jumping and the noise level was loud. When no one approached our table for the first 25 minutes, we were frustrated and disappointed. We finally told the hostess that... More

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St. Albert, Canada
18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This place is filled with friendly and knowledgable staff. Open kitchen is very clean and professional. Portions are huge and delicious. What more can you want?

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We had a large group in for dinner on 3/25 (50 people) and the meal was amazing! Family style but definitely NOT a bowl of spaghetti and meatballs! They planned a fantastic 4 course meal for us and between the great info on not only what we were having but where it was sourced, the wait staff were attentive and... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This family style Italian restaurant is perfect for a fine dinning experience. A lot of the food is local and everything was fresh and delicious. Service was top notch and there was a good energy about the place. Vivo is on my favorites list for sure.

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42 reviews 42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Vivo offers an amazing Italian family style dining experience. I definitely recommend going with a larger group to maximize it's potential. The chicken entree is surprisingly tender and juicy! Fresh pasta with a modern flair is what keeps me coming back... Be aware it is a little more pricey then the average Italian restaurant.

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Additional Information about Vivo Ristorante

Address: 18352 Lessard Rd NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Phone Number: 780-756-7710
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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