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1170 Arnold Drive (at Morello Drive), # 116, Martinez, CA 94553
925.228.9123
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Always good.

A small understated place in a strip mall with great Italian food. I have eaten there many times and the food is always top notch

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
KarenandCarolyn
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Martinez, California
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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

A small understated place in a strip mall with great Italian food. I have eaten there many times and the food is always top notch

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Medium sized white table cloth dining with above average menu. Well prepared and presented. The servers are all family and know the intricacies of the pastas, sauces, fish, and beef choices. Fifteen years in a hidden away strip mall. Don't tell anyone else, just take a favorite friend or relative.

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Martinez, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

funny location in a little strip mall with Petco, KFC, Mountain Mike's Pizza and a few other random places - but Mangia Bene is a real find. Fresh pasta - always tasty specials - friendly staff - it all works to make this a fun date night or just a great night out.

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

One of my favorite local restaurants. They have regularly changing daily specials, plus a large standard menu. The staff is always friendly, and the food is delicious! Too many favorites to list. No delivery, but food is ready quick for pick-up...

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Martinez, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This restaurant provided excellent service. The servings were plentiful and the flavors blended beautifully. One dish was the smoked salmon and gnocchi. The salmon was very fresh tasting and they didn't scrimp in the amount of fish served in the dish. Another dish we ordered was the Ravioli di Formaggio with browned butter & sage. This dish was excellent and... More 

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Fairfield, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This place was highly recommended by a local, and we must agree that this is a great place for Italian food! I had the gnocchi with Italian sausage, my friends had the cheese ravioli in lemon sauce, the lasagna and the spaghetti bolognese, all of which was light, perfectly cooked and flavorful. Very reasonable prices, and reasonable portions - we... More 

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Bay Area, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great food, friendly service. We usually get it to go and it's always delicious. It's pretty bare bones but still good comfort food.

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This restaurant has been a good place to get good food at a good price. We never have had a bad meal and we have been going there for several years

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Everything I eat here is excellent/. My favorite is the butternut squash ravioli with the browned butter and fried sage.... YUMMY! I have been here many times for special occasions. It is a small little place with a few tables, but Excellent service and food. The owner is Italian from somewhere in South America... He is an awesome chef. Prices... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Probably the 4th or 5th time we have had dinner at Mangia Bene and we have never been disappointed. We have noticed more and more clients which is great because we would miss their food if people did not support this little place. I generally eat their pasta but my wife is much more adventurous and has enjoyed every dish.... More 

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Additional Information about Mangia Bene

Address: 1170 Arnold Drive (at Morello Drive), # 116, Martinez, CA 94553
Phone Number: 925.228.9123
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Martinez
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1170 Arnold Drive (at Morello Drive), # 116, Martinez, CA 94553
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Martinez
  • Phone Number: 925.228.9123

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?