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Mazzotti's Ristorante Italiano

773 8th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6203
+1 707-822-1900
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“calzone” (10 reviews)
“bread” (31 reviews)
“salad” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Italian
$$ - $$$
773 8th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6203
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Be Hungry
"I loved this place."
Cindy T
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2. Great Location in Downtown
"Very friendly staff."
Tracy B
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3. Recommended
"No complaints here at all."
Dave R
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1 - 10 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a "small" pizza and needed to take half of it home. The salad was also excellent. Highly recommended

Thank wmc2
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Wow. That’s all I can say wow! What a wonderful wonderful setting it is inside this restaurant. I was so impressed with the staff the seating how it smelt how clean the bathrooms were how fast the service was and how pleasant all the staff...More

Thank rick p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a nice clean restaurant in the middle of Arcata. The food was good and the servers were extremely polite. The bread was so delicious!!

Thank Beatriz F
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Our waitress was excellent. The atmosphere was great. However, the food was not as good. Three of the four people in our party were sick after eating here. The 4th person enjoyed their meal. She had the chicken parmigiana. It may have been an off...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Our adult seafood plates and kids’ spaghetti meals were wonderful—in taste and atmosphere. Located on the bustling Arcata square, Mazzotti’s waiters recommended house specials that were uniformly appreciated by the family. Spiffy interior; one of best meals of our vacation on the northern Cali coast....More

Thank Junie L
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Very nice experience. The staff was extremely helpful and nice. The food was good, not exceptional. We enjoyed the background music and ambiance very much. Overall very good.

Thank T8328HWdonnab
Reviewed March 29, 2018

I wanted to go elsewhere for my birthday dinner, but unfortunately that place wasn't open, so we settled for Mazzotti's. The service was very good, and the food was good as well. Their bread was good and portions were very good. But, it simply wasn't...More

Thank Massdane
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Nice people, went with my 1 year old and 3 year old with my wife and was treated so nice. Great food, great service, thank you!

Thank Lyndon W
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

I use to love this place, I ate there once a week for almost a year until the manager was so loud and rude to me when I inquired about the plate of food we asked for to go she took from the table and...More

3  Thank MisseyofCC
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Overall average experience. Good service, good drinks, good Alfredo sauce. Decent portion sizes. Pasta made in-house is pretty good, especially the ravioli. My main gripe with Mazzotti's is the marinara sauce...it's just so bland. You can't get by without a good marinara sauce for most...More

Thank Sunny B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $36
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 773 8th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: +1 707-822-1900
Mazzotti's on the Plaza features an exquisite menu, with exciting daily specials. In addition to beer and wine, we offer a full service bar. Seating at the bar in Arcata provides a comfortable place to wait for friends or a table. The atmosphere is warm and inviting; as always the food is outstanding. Everything on the menu is available for take-out. For information or reservations for parties of 6 or more, please call ahead. We look forward to seeing you!
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