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Old Spaghetti Factory

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3191 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4187
951-784-4417
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 37
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Spaghetti

Food was good service fast nice place for family eating was very clean friendly atmosphere and spaghetti was delicious

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2015
Donna C
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Riverside, California
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La Verne, California
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94 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was in Riverside for a conference and one of my colleagues knew the area better than I did and suggested there was an Old Spaghetti Factory near the convention center. So instead of attending the conference evening reception, we skipped it and had a great time at this Old Spaghetti Factory. Since it was a Thursday night and a... More 

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Thank onedeesse
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Took the family before going to the Mission inn Light display. Got there at 6 p.m. and the six of us were seated immediately. Very good and helpful service. I noticed the menu had changed since last visiting. More great choices. Food was excellent.

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Thank Paul M
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I got chicken parm and regular pasta an the sauce was to die for I'm no longer in California I miss this place sooo much it was soo good an pretty good service..

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Thank nicole s
Riverside, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Food was good service fast nice place for family eating was very clean friendly atmosphere and spaghetti was delicious

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Thank Donna C
Little Suamico, Wisconsin
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

Each time we are in Southern California, this is a MUST restaurant. The menu has lots of pasta options. My favorite is the Manager's Special...always have the marinara sauce and mizithra cheese with butter. Most meals include salad or soup, entree and spumoni or vanilla ice cream. Great for large groups!

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Thank OnlyWifey
Los Angeles, California
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699 reviews
536 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is decorated superbly. There is even a railroad car inside the restaurant that you can sit in and eat. The staff was very friendly and attentive. The bathrooms were immaculate and clean. The food was good but not special. The spaghetti sauce was very generic in taste. The bread was very good as were the salads. There is... More 

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Thank ZumaDawg
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

What can I say... It's the Spaghetti Factory. Always pleasant and a good value. Affordable for large groups and good for kids.

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Thank MARIA G
Los Angeles, California
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382 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I came here with a big group of people and we sat in the trolley car. We arrived within 15 minutes of their opening so it was pretty empty. Our waiter was really sweet and really attentive to our group with the different orders and requests. I tried something new this time and I had the meat lover's plate. Your... More 

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Thank kisssmee
Temecula, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Show and actors were very good. 100% interactive. Show was fun. Great encouragement to participate. Good clarity. Service was disorganized and so poor.. Tortellini and alfredo was likey Borella packed with zero spices.. warm baked bread was perfect. Angel hair and spaghetti over cooked, served with one modest scoop of your sauce choice.

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Thank ParalegalSandra
Wildomar, California
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

"O.K". Well this could be good or bad but in my circumstances it in the "Medium-Range". For starters it was a very pretty atmosphere and also exquisitely classy and the waitress was very nice because she always ended a sentence with "Sure My Love!", very polite. Downside though, the menu was based on FORCING you to get the 3 course... More 

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Thank Emmanuel G

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3191 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4187
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: 951-784-4417

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 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
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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