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2315 s. Garfield ave., Monterey Park, CA 91755
(323)722-7600
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 6
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Pizza Even Better Pasta

There were nine of us on a Friday evening, and even though we had reservations, we still waited 20 minutes for our table. The restaurant was packed with several parties waiting outside, so I guess the wait was understandable given the crowd. We ordered the arugula and baby mixed salads, a porco... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 9, 2015
Gary W
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Thousand Oaks, California
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Thousand Oaks, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

There were nine of us on a Friday evening, and even though we had reservations, we still waited 20 minutes for our table. The restaurant was packed with several parties waiting outside, so I guess the wait was understandable given the crowd. We ordered the arugula and baby mixed salads, a porco pizza, wild mushroom fettuccini, and penne with sausage... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Good Italien beer, really good tasting ravioly shrimp with cheese and roasted garlic...awesome. Pizza was absolute fantastic. I'm from Europe and I know how real pizza should taste like. Thumbs up!

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Los Angeles
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Why? Because you want to try just about anything and everything on the menu. Or just come back again and again if there is less than a lot of you! Christiano and his team are producing extraordinary food. I've been coming here regularly since it opened a few years ago. As my family and friends have said over and over... More 

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Montebello, California
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Food is always awesome. Tables leaving. Empty tables. Bad turning time. Service completely sucks. The food though is great

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Montebello, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

The food continues to be amazing. The location needs more parking or get there early in the weekends. I love thin crust pizzas. Had the arugula salad.... Yummmmm. The event of the evening? The service is by far thee best in a long time. They had a host, a Busser that I tipped because he was so on top of... More 

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Monterey Park, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

I went in for a takeout, and while I was waiting, they brought me some garlic rolls. This was my first time there so I was pleasantly surprised with the service and the flavor. Never did I expect to find an authentic Italian restaurant in Monterey Park!

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Montebello, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013 via mobile

Ok. So we get there, a party of three. I looked around and there was new servers, two food runners and one Busser. Still, no host/hostess. They so desperately need a maitre'd or host/ hostess or manager, lead server, something to structure their service quality. We were the only ones waiting to be sat and a couple of tables open.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Ok, this review is kind of hard for me to write because, I have not been there in six months and I do not plan on returning anytime soon. The Pizza is good here. The owner has no business sense. He treats his Pizzas as "Art" Please, you cannot eat "Art", if i wanted "Art" I would go to a... More 

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Marina del Rey, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

I decided to try this place for the pasta and ordered the sausage and peppers variation. Couldn't see the sausage, but it did look more like ground beef. The taste was okay but nothing out of this world. I ended up eating the pasta but left a lot of the meat behind. Aside from the food, the waitress was excellent... More 

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Montebello, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

We live locally and our family of 5 love this place! The pasta, salads, entrees, ber selection, wine selection... Every food gem has been Awesome! Unfortunately this place really needs a Matre'd or a floor manager. Maybe a lead server... Someone who will make are all tables are being sat in a timely manner, tables are being cleared. They need... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2315 s. Garfield ave., Monterey Park, CA 91755
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: (323)722-7600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm

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