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Gennaro's Ristorante

1109 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91202
818 243 6231
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Ranked #45 of 390 Restaurants in Glendale
Price range: $31 - $50
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Continental
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: Best Italian food in Glendale. Now we're taking online orders from our website - Powered By Clorder
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English first
Keller, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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
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90 reviews 90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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
21 helpful votes 21 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
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111 reviews 111 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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
5 reviews 5 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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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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Glendale, California
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410 reviews 410 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013 via mobile

This is a very old school place. The service is slow however if your spending time with friends and not in a hurry you will appreciate Not being rushed. From 7-9 they have live piano music, there is a full bar, the bread is really good and the soup was amazing

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