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Benvenutis Restaurante

105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
405-310-5271
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Ranked #10 of 291 Restaurants in Norman
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: James Garner
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English first
Arlington, TX
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Celebrated son's graduation from OU last night. Benvenuti's was his choice. Good choice. We had 7 in our group ranging from 18-82. We all had a blast. I'd called ahead and spoke with the manager, Hass (sp?). Very helpful as I preordered some champagne and wine. His recommendations were excellent. On arrival, our wonderful server Blake, was tremendous. He had... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Just had a monthly special at Benvenuties. It was a veal shank special. it was literally one of the best meals we have ever had. We split it and was way plenty for the two of us. Benvenuties is an amazing place in Norman, OK. Chef Anthony makes you feel right at home when he comes by every table at... More 

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OK
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Benvenutis has a great atmosphere for romantic or special occasion dining in Norman, Oklahoma. Its dining room is elegantly appointed. The building is the former bus station and interurban depot for Norman, although it has been a restaurant for several decades. The mushroom rigatoni is outstanding. The pizzas are cooked in a wood fired oven and are also very good.... More 

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OKC
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Arrived late one evening after walking out of another area restaurant due to poor service (absent service). What a pleasant change it was to arrive at B-V. The staff was gracious and friendly. The service was timely. The food was solid although not spectacular. We have been here many times and always enjoy the experience.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We've eaten here 10+ times. It is consistently good food and atmosphere. The wait staff is attentive, the wine selection is large. They also have wonderful specials that are very well done.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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80 reviews 80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The food was good, but the restaurant has crammed too many tables into its space. Waiters were having to turn sideways as they walked through the room. We were so close to other diners that we almost felt a part of their conversation even if we did not want to.

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Jenks, OK
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106 reviews 106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Great place to take someone special for a date....good Italian cuisine...the chef takes pride is his work.

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OKLAHOMA CITY
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The food here is always fabulous and presented very well. By most restaurant standards, this place is fairly quiet and very pleasant. I believe this is a great place more suited to adults. You will leave feeling satisfied having just had one of the best meals available.

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Norman
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Some reviewers claim this is authentic Italian cuisine. It isn't. Granted, it's a cut above Olive Garden and the likes, but it's still a very americanized take on Italian. The service is good, but the food is overpriced.

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ADA
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158 reviews 158 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

This was our first time to dine at this restaurant. I had a $30 Groupon to use, and I heard this was a great restaurant. We were greeted and seated immediately. Our waiter was very nice, polite, and attentive. My husband and I split a Margherita pizza. The pizza was good other than a few spots on the crust had... More 

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Additional Information about Benvenutis Restaurante

Address: 105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
Phone Number: 405-310-5271
Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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