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Mario Fazio's Italian Restaurant

34400 Chardon Rd, Willoughby, OH 44094-9112
440-585-3883
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Ranked #2 of 117 Restaurants in Willoughby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Sep 14, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

I was invited to attend a wedding reception dinner. The dinner was family style.. The Fall decoration outside were beautiful, the salad good and the staff was awesome. Now the rest if it was terrible. The pasta was over cooked with watery sauce. The serving spoons for everything where just larger spoons not servers. The salad went around a table... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

My wife and I joined her brother and others for lunch at the recommendation of some Willoughby friends and were glad we did. The restaurant has a large dining room and the menu has many fine choices with attentive wait staff who were very helpful. The owner came by our table and after chatting offered a complimentary appetizer which was... More

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Kirtland, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We just had a Remembrance Luncheon for my father-in-law who had dined there with his wife numerous times in the past. From the moment we walked in to gather info re: this solemn but special event a week or so before to the end of the event, I was told, "we'll take good care of you." And they did. The... More

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Mayfield Heights, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Mario Fazios is a wonderful place to grab a nice lunch or sit down for a wonderful relaxing dinner. From the moment you step into the restaurant you are overcome with the wonderful aromas and greeted as if you are family. The restaurant is not large so I would recommend reservations if you are planning on having dinner. Today I... More

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Cape Coral, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Incredible the way I was treated when I walked in. Taken by the hand and led to a table, with immediate service for drinks etc. Lisa Fazio insisted I have a special topping on my eggplant Parmesan... Called Sunday Sauce. It is red meat sauce but the meat is from spareribs the serve and it was spectacular. For dessert they... More

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Carrollton, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nice place in little Italy, the pizza was close enough to the Italian style. The service was professional and friendly. We had a nice time, and the place had some real italian atmosfere. The chianti was good for the price.

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Landenberg, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews 52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I wouldn't say great food, but I would definitely say that it was good. The food selection was pretty traditional, but the service was great. If you're looking for a nice place to eat and do not want to spend a lot of money, give Mario's a try.

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Buffalo, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We were a large group visiting my daughter and son-in-law and decided to go out to dinner at the last minute....but where, with 11 people?? My daughter called her friend Lisa, at Mario Fazio's, and was told "hurry, I'll fit you in". So I was thinking, "Italian, maybe pasta, ok". Well, be still by heart! What a nice restaurant! What... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

One of my faves in Willoughby!!! Great for any occasion or just a quick meal! Awesome for takeout too!

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Willoughby, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Homey place. Service very friendly. Seemingly always present owner makes everyone feel special and welcome! Lisa's salad is the absolute best. (Different from the house salad). She sells this dressing in addition to other items.

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