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Mario Fazio's Italian Restaurant

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34400 Chardon Rd, Willoughby, OH 44094-9112
440-585-3883
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Italian in the area!

We went for a family dinner. The atmosphere is a perfect blend of Tuscan colors and art. Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra are singing old favorites. They bring warm garlic bread and red pepper sauce to the table. Soooo good! They keep it coming. My fatherinlaw ordered vegetarian pizza. It was a thick... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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Willoughby, Ohio
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Willoughby, Ohio
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We went for a family dinner. The atmosphere is a perfect blend of Tuscan colors and art. Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra are singing old favorites. They bring warm garlic bread and red pepper sauce to the table. Soooo good! They keep it coming. My fatherinlaw ordered vegetarian pizza. It was a thick crust with several vegetable toppings. I had... More 

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Mayfield, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We love going to Mario Fazio's Italian Restaurant but especially to celebrate a birthday or other occasion! The whole staff is wonderful and friendly and they even give you a free piece of cake at the end of the meal. Children are given little appetizers before their meal which consists of peas, applesauce which they really enjoy. Some of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stopped here while traveling from out of town, and I must say it was a very pleasant experience. We were greeted immediately by the friendly staff and seated within minutes on a Saturday evening. Our waitress Mary, was so amazing. Mary and the rest of the staff really made us feel like family which we've never felt like at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I love this Place! Family owned and delicious. Food is fresh and prepared to order. Pricing is appropriate. Drinks are reasonable. I live their salads. Pasta Primavera is terrific. Sausage and pepper app. So yummy. After a delicious meal they give you a complimentary slice of Cassata cake or a sugar cookie. I have never had a bad meal here.... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My family and I decided to have my mother's memorial luncheon at Mario Fazio's today. From my initial phone call, to the moment I paid the check I was treated with kindness and empathy. The wonderful server gave me numerous hugs and kind words of sympathy throughout our meal. In addition to the best and most attentive service I have... More 

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Fresno, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Having flown into the Cleveland area from California for a funeral this was the first place we stopped at to eat upon arrival. We are midwesterners that found ourselves in Califronia due to work and don't love the customer service or the lack of common courtesy in California that the Midwest is synonymous for. Well this place restored our faith... More 

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Barnegat Light, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We were a table of 7 people celebrating a birthday. The hostess was remarkably warm and inviting and even acknowledged that we had some out of town guests and gave an extra special welcome! Food: White pizza as app was Ok..a bit tasteless and buttery wine selection is nice and very reasonabley priced crab cake special was quite good Overall... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We visited Mario Fazio's on a Wednesday evening and we were greeted by several employees. Our waitress was helpful and checked with us often and the hostess( maybe the owner?) also stopped at our table twice to make sure we were enjoying our dinner. The entrees were delicious and large, portion- wise. We will certainly return to Mario Fazio's again.

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Lakewood, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

What an absolute delight: Superb food, some of the best service you're going to find anywhere in the region, a comfortable, warm atmosphere and a St. Patrick's Day sugar cookie for dessert just because. This is a gem on the northeast Ohio landscape that gets little notice, but that is respected and beloved by regulars and those in the know.... More 

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South Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I have dined at Mario Fazio's 10-12 times over the past 3 years. Always excellent service and food. Taste and presentation always wonderful. Large portions. Hosted a business meeting here in Oct 2014 for about 20 people in private room---exceptional and very reasonable price. Many attendees want to go back the next time we meet in Cleveland area.

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Additional Information about Mario Fazio's Italian Restaurant

Address: 34400 Chardon Rd, Willoughby, OH 44094-9112
Phone Number: 440-585-3883
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Willoughby
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34400 Chardon Rd, Willoughby, OH 44094-9112
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Willoughby
  • Phone Number: 440-585-3883

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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