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Gennaro's Ristorante
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1109 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91202
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1109 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91202
818 243 6231
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good and friendly service but we were the only 3 in the restaurant
4 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2014
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Traveling_a_lot4fun
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Los Angeles, California

Our dinner on a Thursday was very good - the Marsala wine / mushroom sauce was excellent and the portion was ample - the side veggies were tasty and not overlooked. The complimentary... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
241 reviews 241 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Our dinner on a Thursday was very good - the Marsala wine / mushroom sauce was excellent and the portion was ample - the side veggies were tasty and not overlooked. The complimentary bruschetta was a slightly different take with capers and the bread was indeed crispy. Since we were the only three in the restaurant the service was attentive.... More

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Keller, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Oohhh ... It pains me to write this review. My wife and I have been going to Gennaro's since before our first was born (2003) and have always enjoyed the wine list, the food preparation .. but mostly the service - and the friendly faces we would see EVERY time we walked in. I'm SOOO Disappointed to report that EVERYTHING... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

should have seen it coming when we showed up @ 645 and there wasnt a single person eating. Food was bland, service was poor (too slow for being the only group in the place). I'd suggest going elsewhere...

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La Jolla, California, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I visit Glendale once a year! Genaro's is my favorite Resturant in this area. Elegant , great food and service! I have eaten her many times over the past 20 years!

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Kansas City, Missouri
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65 reviews 65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

My girlfriend and I ended up going here on New Years Eve. They were very accommodating even though we did not have a reservation. The service was fantastic. The menu was a scaled down menu for the holiday and had almost all seafood options, which I am not a fan of. However, it was delicious I had the lobster ravioli... More

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Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

I have eaten at Gennaro's more than 50 times since moving offices in 2008. Mostly lunch, occasional dinners. The food is excellent; the ambiance warm and comfortable (unique for Glendale); the service attentive. The Chicken Caesar salad is prepared to your liking at the table and is delicious. What sets this restaurant apart is that it works for both business... More

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Coral Gables, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We have eaten at this restaurant countless times but I will never forget our first meal there. The restaurant is fairly small but open and soothing. The staff is courteous but does not hover. Many Italian restaurants are family style but this place is for special occasions. Our meal was long, serene, delightful. However, my clearest memory is of the... More

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Salt Lake City
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Three business associates and myself walked here from the Hilton based on recommendation from the valet. Very slow night (Monday) maybe only three other groups where there. Wonderful classical guitarist was playing, which provided a great background music. Not so loud we couldn't have a conversation. Service was slow, so be prepared to have long conversation. I have a feeling... More

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Glendale
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

This is by far the best Italian dining experience in Glendale. My girlfriend has been several times, but we ate there this past week for my first time and I was more than impressed! The ambiance of Gennaro's takes you back to a restaurant setting that belongs in Goodfellows... low light, cozy, family-style Italian-white-tablecloth seating and decor abound. The place... More

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Laguna Niguel, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Food is average at best, service is terrible. Our waiter not customer friendly, viewed every request like a chore.

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Additional Information about Gennaro's Ristorante

Address: 1109 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91202
Phone Number: 818 243 6231
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Italian, Continental

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