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Tra di Noi

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3835 Cross Creek Road, Malibu, CA 90265
310-456-0169
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 34
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great place in Malibu

Great italian food, a little pricy but you really get quality. We showed up here out of the blue and were pleasantly surprised. Great food and supple taste, very good service. Only 2 things that tarnish this beautiful scene is the restaurant itself which is not very appealing as well as the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
MaximeSuisse
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Nyon, Switzerland
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Nyon, Switzerland
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159 reviews 159 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great italian food, a little pricy but you really get quality. We showed up here out of the blue and were pleasantly surprised. Great food and supple taste, very good service. Only 2 things that tarnish this beautiful scene is the restaurant itself which is not very appealing as well as the price.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Fresh pasta, perfectly cooked, with incredibly tasty sauces. Exactly what a restaurant should be! I highly recommend the shrimp and half lobster tail dish.

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Todos Santos
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213 reviews 213 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This popular restaurant in Malibu's Cross Creek center is still pretty good and always packed, lunch and dinner. The patio is the place to be for lunch, especially if you're into people watching. If not, get a table inside and you won't be disappointed. It's far more romantic and intimate inside. There's also an outside window to order take out... More 

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Malibu, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I love eating lunch or dinner at Tra di Noi! Most of the time you can enjoy a wonderful meal while watching local children, including those of the rich and famous, playing. I love children, but I really go to Tra di Noi because of the food. I have ordered various Italian dishes, and the chef always tries to prepare... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We were craving pizza and got what we wanted! The service was excellent and I especially enjoyed my first pumpkin pizza. Sauteed spinach was delicious too. Nice ambiance and the feel of a wonderful neighborhood restaurant.

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Los Angeles, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Excellent, authentic Italian cuisine in the heart of Malibu, adjacent to good shopping, across from the beach, walking distance to the pier, in a quad with a playground for kids, including a sandbox. Good selection of libations and good variety of well prepared Italian dishes. Lovely patio dining from which people watching, including star gazing is easy.

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Issaquah, Washington
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Have been to Tra di Noi half a dozen times over the years and you can't beat the ambiance. Everyone feels like a celeb at this posh eatery (and we've certainly seen our share of lunching luminaries). The food is still excellent as is the service. However, portions are small and prices are large. What balances it all out, and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I went out to brunch to Tra di Noi in Malibu with my brother. The food was fabouloust! the service Excelent. Than you

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Los Angeles, California
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167 reviews 167 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The noise is overwhelming at night. The tables close together. The service rushed and perfunctory. The food presentation desultory. Doesn't matter if you sit outside or in,it is all no good. You have a reservation? So what. You wait anyway. 30 years ago it used to be fabulous. New owners. Disappointing in every way. And the name is Tra di... More 

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Pacific Palisades, California, United States
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I've had some of my very best Italian meals at this restaurant. Whether I'm sitting in the main restaurant for dinner, or getting take out from the window outside, the food is always very good. And the restaurant features an elegant indoor dining experience or a lovely patio that looks out over the inner courtyard of Cross Creek, and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3835 Cross Creek Road, Malibu, CA 90265
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu
  • Phone Number: 310-456-0169

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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