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Cappelletti's Trattoria and Pizzeria

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1141 S. Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001 (Formerly Ulizio's Italian Restaurant)
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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Carb loaded here

This is a cute little italian spot. Having lived in Italy for a couple of years, I very much appreciated the good, homestyle food and modern italian music. Service was just ok, but I would go back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 9, 2014
Alyssa A
Seattle, Washington, United States
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Seattle, Washington, United States
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is a cute little italian spot. Having lived in Italy for a couple of years, I very much appreciated the good, homestyle food and modern italian music. Service was just ok, but I would go back.

Thank Alyssa A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This small restaurant has great food and the biggest calzones I have ever seen! Although this is a little hole-in-the-wall, the food is delicious and service can't be beat.

Thank MzMaggie
Santa Barbara, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The salmon piccata and tiramisu were top notch. Service very friendly and fast. Absolutely loved the music which were popular American golden oldies sung in Italian..perfect hybrid of the Italian restaurant in a funky beach zone.

Thank Sue S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Service is great and they seem to be very willing to accommodate modifications and substitutions. Has a family-run feel to it. Solid Italian food with large portions for chicken... Pasta is good for an American place making Italian food. it is half block from the beach and has that "beach neighborhood" feel and look to it. Inside by their little... More 

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Missoula, Montana, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

The most relaxed good food place in Ventura, but what else only steps from the beach! Lousy wine list, but who cares as I like teeth strainers with my pasta. Great prices, outstanding service. Good food. Facebook.com/ljmartinauthor

Thank Larry M
Channel Islands National Park, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

It's too bad Cappelletti's is located in the rundown Pierpont area, because the chef merits a better venue. The atmosphere is bland, but the pizzas are the best in town if you like real thin-crust Italian fare. Get take-out service and enjoy the goodness at home!

Thank Arrow101
Belvidere, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

Hot bread was served upon seating with Olive oil and balsamic. They served it mixed together on the plate which was bad as it had too much vinegar. I had the caprese panini which was what i expected - tasty. My husband had pasta with proscutto and a cream sauce. He said it was okay. It was fine for a... More 

Thank KckbxrSSM
Santa Barbara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

We went for lunch and surprisingly they were serving mexican food along the italian, so I chose between the mexican item and my wife between the italian menu. I loved my quesadilla, but my wife didn't like her pasta. We'll come back for more mexican food.

Thank 819MarkS819
Las Vegas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Each Fall we visit Ventura and I look forward to dinner at Cappelletti's. We always had good meals and service. This time, only one of us was happy. My friends were served their appetizers, and I sat and waited for mine. We spoke up and found out the my appetizer (mussels) was fired up with the main courses. When the... More 

Thank Trish K
Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

My family and I rented a beach house for a week and we ate here 6-7 times over the week. The pizza is terrific. The pasta dishes were enjoyed by everyone that tried them. I ate the calamari like 4 times and I have been craving it all week. The staff were extremely noice and friendly, it turned into our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1141 S. Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001 (Formerly Ulizio's Italian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: 805.643.3644

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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