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Bizzarro Italian Cafe

1307 N 46th St, Seattle, WA 98103-6709 (Lake Union)
206-632-7277
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Ranked #126 of 3,434 restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Neighborhood: Lake Union
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NJ, USA
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62 reviews 62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

With all the great reviews (and Guy's strong recommendation), we were really looking forward to eating here. Unfortunately, we were so disappointed. We had the rice balls, eggplant and the "famous" linguine with clam sauce. I cannot say that I liked any of the three dishes. Sorry. The staff was delightful. The atmosphere is bizarre, but fun. But the food... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Met old friends here to grab a bite and were so happy we did. Fun atmosphere and really good pasta dishes.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

A real quirky place serving excellent food, went here twice on a recent holiday once as a couple and once with the family. The hosts could not do enough to provide the food we wanted as there were 4 vegetarians in our party. All the food was excellant and served with a good carafe of house red. The decor is... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We found out about the restaurant on the Triple D list and it didn't disappoint. The phone was busy when we tried calling for same-day reservations so we opted to try to drop in. We got there about 5 pm and were lucky enough to get a table for five that had just opened up - the line of customers... More

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Seattle, Washington
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147 reviews 147 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This is not really typical Italian restaurant but an experience one should have. Funky decorations inside but all food is delicious. There's always a wait as restaurant is small but packed!

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Woodstock, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The food was so so good and the staff was having fun. Would go back in a heart beat.... and the desserts were amazing!

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The Woodlands, Texas
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367 reviews 367 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
438 helpful votes 438 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We found this little hole in the wall after searching Diners, Drive-in's and Dives. Arrived Sunday just after opening time, we got in without a wait. Massively eclectic interior, close quarters while eating (except for the Best Table In The House...which is where we sat) friendly servers, fresh ingredients, can't say we were disappointed with any aspect of our dining... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We were in town for Spring Break with our girls and found this gem on Trip Advisor! We enjoyed this small quirky Italian Cafe! Loved all our dinner choices! We dinned on Clam Linguine, Spaghetti & Meatballs, Lasagna, and Risotto balls. The lemon ricotta in the lasagna was a pleasant surprise!!! Flavors are spot on, not too heavy. Would highly... More

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Seattle
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

My wife and I have been to Bizzarro's many times and we always feel that we have had a terrific meal. Fresh pasta with great sauces, terrific salads and desserts make it a "go to" place for us. My wife clams that the pasta and clams are the best she has ever had, and she has sampled this dish all... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014 via mobile

It's best to expect a long wait. We did, and spent a pleasant hour at the Blue Star Cafe next door with drinks and appetizers. The atmosphere at Bizarro is eclectic, casual, friendly and a lot of fun. The wine list was on point and the salads, which come with the meal, were fresh. We all devoured our pasta dishes.... More

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