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Pizzeria Villagio

37029 Cook Street Suite 101, Palm Desert, CA 92211
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Ranked #74 of 236 Restaurants in Palm Desert
Price range: $0 - $25
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: University Park
Transit: SunLine Transit Agency
Description: The idea of Villagio comes from a marriage between time and place; the old neighborhoods of New York City and the abundant plains of California. What California brings to the table figuratively and literally, is its abundance of fresh produce, fresh starts, and the opportunity to reinvent. And so it was with these two places and time in mind that we set out to build a restaurant that would meld the two. With pizza dough made from scratch, hand stretched and cooked in a traditional pizza oven, our proprietary pizza sauce and the freshest of ingredients, Villagio invites you to dig in and enjoy our food, our warmth, and our relaxing ambiance. A place where old world tradition, meets new world freshness.
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English first
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

Attended a birthday party of 25-30 people and had a great time! The food was good and our server Andrew did a great job! Recommend

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Los Angeles, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We ordered a few different dishes. They were pretty average. The gnocchi was pretty stodgy. The Seafood Fettuccine had 5 small clams and noodles in sauce. A little disappointing for a plate that cost more than $20. We ordered 2 different pizzas. One that the waiter recommended, and one that a family member saw and wanted to order. The New... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We were staying at a local hotel and decided to order some pizza and salad for our family to enjoy while doing some night swimming. We picked up a menu earlier in the day and made a plan. when we came back to order to-go the hostess seemed confused at best. We had to repeat our order several time that... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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129 reviews 129 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

We, family of 4 decided to try this place as requested by Westin concierge. Service started out great but dwindled quickly. We ordered the calamari off happy hour menu and it was good. Then we ordered two large pizzas. Definitely too much for us we ordered the new yorker and neat lover as the server was recommending to everyone. Have... More

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Calgary, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The pizza was very tasty and the large pizza is very big. They first gave you garlic bread knots to start which were very good. It is a restaurant with a family environment. I would recommend it all my friends. The meatball sandwich was also really good.

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Rancho Mirage, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We've eaten here 5 times and never had a bad meal or bad service. The place is very upscale and it is large and bustling. They are known for their pizza, which is, in my opinion, the best in the desert. Prices are moderate. This is not a "fancy" place, but the interior decor is very striking. It's a good... More

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Palm Desert, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The pizza was excellent when they first opened. I ordered a pizza for pick up, the manager was behind the counter and opened my pizza box, he noticed that it was not made the way the ticket was written, I said, "if he would just throw some pepperoni on the half that I was good". During this time I paid,... More

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Dallas, Texas
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177 reviews 177 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We went to this restaurant because it was recommended to us. However, our experience was less than stellar. We saw the waitress once when she took our order. Every other time she rushed by and said, "I'll be right back with those drinks!" and she never did. The calamari was so greasy we couldn't eat it. The pizza was edible... More

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Joplin, Missouri
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

It was okay. I actually prefer Johnny Carinos or Macaroni Grill (no longer there). The service is great though and more over they are open LATE! A joy for the PD area!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We spent $96 on pizza that was soggy and not even cut correctly. Staying at marriott and saw ad that it was voted no. 1. In the valley. We had it delivered to our villa and was very disappointed in the quality. Don't know who votes for something like this, but our group voted it was terrible. Would never recommend... More

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