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1610 East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA 93710
(559) 222-1066
Today
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food, Fast Service, Easy to find

We traveled from the hotel to find this location. Our service was good and the food very good. Being a Tuesday night, was not too busy. Décor was nice and clean. Food was served hot and fast.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
mrf1153
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Michigan
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65 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Modesto, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We were in town for a water polo tournament with a bunch of teen and preteen boys who had just spent 9 hours at a tournament so they were HUNGRY. The decor was wonderful, the service was wonderful, the food was wonderful! Everyone was happy and when you are talking 20 people, thats something! Cant wait to go back. Seriously!

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Michigan
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64 reviews 64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We traveled from the hotel to find this location. Our service was good and the food very good. Being a Tuesday night, was not too busy. Décor was nice and clean. Food was served hot and fast.

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La Habra
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I was really hoping for much more. My cousin and his parents used to eat here when they were alive; this was his first time back since they passed away. ...Lots of memories. Unfortunately, the service could have been much better. We asked for more bread; it never arrived. Dishes were not picked up off of the crowded table. Drinks... More 

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LA
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I needed to host a party for 17 people and had a limited budget. A local coworker suggested this place, it was perfect. I was able to reserve a semi private room that was actually a rail car. The staff was friendly and attentive. They managed to serve everyone's meals at nearly the same time. I had the chicken Marsala... More 

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Spanish Fort, Alabama
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176 reviews 176 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Lunch was a treat. I had a sausage ravioli dish that was super. Husband had a shrimp salad. They kept the bread coming & our water glasses filled. Definitely would return.

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Turlock, California
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169 reviews 169 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My husband and I went here for dinner after an event we attended at The Fresno State university. We have never been to one before. We ordered Raviolis and spaghetti. It was so good. Their meat sauce is the best I think I have tasted right up there with Bucca de beppo. The soup minastroni was delicious. Even got ice... More 

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Fresno, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I normally order spaghetti when I go here but this time the lasagna was calling my name. I should have ordered the spaghetti as it is good. My lasagna tasted like left overs as it was mushy inside more like it had been cooked, frozen, thawed and left to sit for quite awhile and then microwaved a couple more times.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Excellent food choices either lunch or dinner. There is always something for someone with the many variety of sauces.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This restaurant was suggested by friends. I ordered the spaghetti Vesuvius which has sausage meatballs and chicken. First they brought out the salad and the salad was just iceberg lettuce and nothing else but croutons. Then they brought out the main dish and the meatballs and a sausage and chicken are all cut up so you have no idea how... More 

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El Portal, Ca.
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49 reviews 49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Went in for lunch , was hungry for carbs. Excellent lunch specials, but i ordered a meat lovers treat. food was excellent. My wife lunch ( sicilian meatballs) wa bigger then my main entree, Next time lunch special menu for me too. Ps they don't open until 1130 , excellent value

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Additional Information about The Old Spaghetti Factory

Address: 1610 East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA 93710
Phone Number: (559) 222-1066
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20
Cuisine: Italian, American, Dessert

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1610 East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA 93710
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
  • Phone Number: (559) 222-1066

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Dessert
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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