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Capriccio Ristorante

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2424 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-3616 (Sheridan)
+1 954-432-7001
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5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Capriccio has been in business since 1988 serving fine Italian and...
Capriccio has been in business since 1988 serving fine Italian and Mediterranean cuisine along with live entertainment nightly. We offer the freshest ingredients with old world charm. We have a private party room to host intimate gathering as well as business meetings. Our beautiful lounge with a 6ft chandelier glows over the granite octagonal bar. Capriccio is and has always been a family run operation. Owner Gianpiero and Karen Cangelosi along with daughter Emily Cangelosi aim to give you the best experience possible in their restaurant home. Buon appetito.
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  • 21
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 4
    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
Fantastic

Food was fabulous, duck was excellent. My son had the veal and shrimp and he lived it. The made an off the menu mussels for my nine year old and he ate all. Service was excellent, efficiently and friendly. Will definitely go back soon.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
TrinidadW_i_Gillian
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Trinidad and Tobago
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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Florida
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

There were many Italians at the restaurant would is a good sign for the food. We went with a group of eight people and were seated at a table right by the entrance and across from the entertainment. The music was loud and we could hardly hear each other at the table. The service was very slow -- but I'm... More 

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Miami, Florida
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78 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Capriccio is a gem. The food is creative, fresh and delicious. The ambiance has a modernly comfortable but sort of "old world flair". The service is excellent. Everyone can find a wine that suits their tastes on this list and something that tempts their palate on the menu or the evening specials. The paparadelle del nord and lobster pasta were... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Best chicken parmigiana ! Kids love it. The best is the service and atmosphere. So friendly. Never a bad meal or bad service. One of our favorites!

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Cooper City, Florida, USA
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Consistent great food service and atmosphere Been coming here since the doors opened 25 years ago ...never disappointed

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Weston, Florida
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This was an Anniversary party that we were invited to..But I have eaten many times at the Restaurant.If you want great food in a charming setting .This is the place.Gianpiere the owner can sing up a storm.Whether it is an Italian Aria,or show tunes ,or what ever He is amazing.Also the young man who strolls with the violin,superb,also a piono... More 

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Hollywood, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Nice ambiance. Reasonable attention to the table. Salad dressing very bland. Veal dish shy of seasoning. Grilled chicken was well received ... But, really, nice Italian should do more than good grilled chicken. Pork chops were overcooked ... And I specifically asked the server for the meat to be medium. Rack of lamb pricey but enjoyed. Osco bucco was too... More 

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HORSERIDER57, Owner at Capriccio Ristorante, responded to this review

We do apologize if your evening was less than wonderful. Waitstaff should have explained that stuffed pork chops cannot be served medium since the internal temperature would not be at a safe number. We have recently changed our salad ingredients and although I personally like it, it does require extra dressing. Thank you for your comments. We are always trying... More 

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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Are you kidding me?...Seriously...who ever thinks that Olive Garden has better food is very disturbed. Me and my wife celebrated our anniversary at this restaurant tonight. The food was extraordinary, the service was one of the most attentive that we received in the past few years and the whole experience was well worth the money we spent. The burrata appetizer,... More 

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Trinidad and Tobago
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Food was fabulous, duck was excellent. My son had the veal and shrimp and he lived it. The made an off the menu mussels for my nine year old and he ate all. Service was excellent, efficiently and friendly. Will definitely go back soon.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

This place has tons of potential! The atmosphere is great and the ambiance is fun...... But... The food is less than good (better Italian at a crummy Olive Garden). The drinks are WAY OVER PRICED and the management is stuffy. Too bad, could be really great. Never going back.

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Anaheim
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

My husband and I attended a birthday party and everything was wonderful regarding the service, as well as the appetizers, the pasta,and the salad ,however the main course was terrible. My husband ordered the chicken Parmesan and I ordered the veal marsala. It was bland and we both commented that Olive Garden was better tasting than this meal. Since it... More 

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HORSERIDER57, Owner at Capriccio Ristorante, responded to this review

We at Capriccios take our customers concerns very seriously. In this case of the party that you attended, the menu was chosen by the host who booked and paid for the party. If their was any complaint, it should have been handled exclusively by the host. I cannot imagine being invited to a wedding or event that has a pre-set... More 

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Additional Information about Capriccio Ristorante

Address: 2424 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-3616
Phone Number: +1 954-432-7001
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pembroke Pines
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 22 - 50
Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2424 N University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33024-3616
    (Sheridan)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Pembroke Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 954-432-7001

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 50
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Doing business, Romantic

Description

Capriccio has been in business since 1988 serving fine Italian and Mediterranean cuisine along with live entertainment nightly. We offer the freshest ingredients with old world charm. We have a private party room to host intimate gathering as well as business meetings. Our beautiful lounge with a 6ft chandelier glows over the granite octagonal bar. Capriccio is and has always been a family run operation. Owner Gianpiero and Karen Cangelosi along with daughter Emily Cangelosi aim to give you the best experience possible in their restaurant home. Buon appetito.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?