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Typical Sicilian Ristorante

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497 Belmont Ave, Springfield, MA 01108-1794
413-739-7100
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The owner, Claudia, could not have been more accommodating. The food both...
The owner, Claudia, could not have been more accommodating. The food both gluten free (no wheat, rye barley) and regular meals were excellent. The The grilled articholk
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of the best for Italian food

Usually a long wait for this delicious food but well worth it. Absolutely the best garlic bread in town and the chicken franchise with artichoke was top notch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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Ludlow, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Though I order out, the gentleman that took my order on the telephone was so nice and cordial. My meal was so delicious, and my sister's meal was also delicious. Hats off to Typical Sicilian Ristorante! I would recommend them as not only as a great meal, but nice atmosphere as well! Peggy Arena Buon apetito! e Ci vediamo presto!

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Agawam, MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Went tonight with friends for our monthly get together! First off, the parking was awful, but not surprised due to the location. Parking lot was very tight! Restaurant is super cute inside! Service was confusing at times as there were multiple people who came over to the table. Ordered an app which was good but the waiters "assistant" came over... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Usually a long wait for this delicious food but well worth it. Absolutely the best garlic bread in town and the chicken franchise with artichoke was top notch.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

After the raves we heard from friends I expected more. Service was slow. My meal came and it was a good 10 minutes before my husband's arrived. I had a special - it was described as pasta with seafood. When it arrived it was Fra Diablo. Too spicy for me. My husband ate it and I had his chicken Parmesan.... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Penne bolonaise (sp?) is fantastic, and enough to take home for the next day. We were able to sit near the kitchen where it was quieter than the main dining room. Real hometown, neighborhood place with great food and great staff. If you want to be pampered, go somewhere else. If you want a great meal, and aren't in a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The restaurant is very small with a bar next to the dinning area. The whole time when we were sitting there, we could barely have any conversation with all the noise around us. The wait was about 45 minutes. The food wasn't as good as I expected based on other reviews. It tastes mostly salt and cheese.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The consistent, fantastic food makes up for the mediocre service. We attend this restaurant 3-6x/year and always have a great meal. Portions are huge! Try the penne typical- the sauce is delicious you won't want to share. We also like the pizzettas, risottos balls & chicken tortellini soup. Get there early for a space at the bar as it's always... More 

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Waiter the worst ever. The minute we sat down wanted to take our order...we were waiting for another person. Kept hovering. Finally we felt such pressure to order we did. Food terribly disappointing. Eggplant Parm usually light...cheese not too gooey..delicious. Different chef last night? Heavy, way too much cheese, not hot. Overall disgusting. Took what was left home...a lot...and threw... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Fantastic food! Plan on waiting for table, always packed for a reason. They have a signature sauce that is a white sauce that is out of this world!! Specials are awesome as well. If you get opportunity to eat at bar do it. Service will be great and you won't have to wait as long. The Marsala sauce is also... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Management and staff very rude to customers. They believe that because they're family owned that they can treat the customer very rudely not responding to the customers needs. They believe they can cook food any which way and not to the customer's liking. They response to complaints about undercooked pasta by saying "that's the way we make it" and stick... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 497 Belmont Ave, Springfield, MA 01108-1794
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: 413-739-7100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

The owner, Claudia, could not have been more accommodating. The food both gluten free (no wheat, rye barley) and regular meals were excellent. The The grilled articholk
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?