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Sicilian Cafe

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1020 Main St, Chico, CA 95928
+1 530-345-2233
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Third visit to the Sicilian Cafe, always great food and friendly service. A little more expensive than the competition but I believe it's worth the money. This visit the waiting time between courses seemed long, but it did make a very nice two and a half hour dinner

Thank Jim D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

James was born into his chef role. His mother and uncles are 100% Sicilian and culinary masters of Sicilian cuisine. I have never had anything but the most incredible, delicious dining adventure at the Sicilian Café. My addiction is the Salmon Carbonara. Take a perfectly poached salmon filet and nestle it on a bed of fettuccini smothered in a rich,... More 

1 Thank William B
Magalia, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Love this restaurant! The ambiance is very romantic! I ordered a shrimp dish and it was very good. The service was great!

1 Thank Cheryl M
Chico, California
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Sicilian Cafe in Chico, California appears on the outside to be a humble old building on the creek. As you enter the restaurant, you are transported to a Tuscan village in Italy. The clean, white tablecloths, the drawings of Italian landscapes and sometimes the melodious sounds of "Volare" draw you in, as do the delectable Italian aromas emanating from the... More 

1 Thank MaxiTravel70
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

I had 15 minutes before my guests arrived. I ordered a dry merlot. Tony Bennett music played and I was in heaven. I ordered the Chicken Picata in the past and it was delicious. This time I ordered the salmon special over pesto pasta. I did have room for dessert organic vanilla ice cream with amber wine on top. The... More 

1 Thank Elaina M
Chico, California
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant before and enjoyed my meal. Tonight I had the veal scallopini marsala. It was not good .the veal had no taste and was covered with more of a tomato sauce then a marsala. My fiend had the scallops and enjoyed them. Service was okay..

Thank Deb629
Chico, California
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95 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

Recently we dined at the Sicilian Cafe. It was a rainy night and the warmth of the staff and owner immediately took the chill off. The food was a delight especially the minestrone soup! Great anti pasta and bread.

1 Thank Sharron A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

How could I have waited so long to discover this amazing restaurant?! The Sicilian Cafe has been around for a long time, but it wasn't until tonight that we dined there. The food was fantastic. Kudos to James, the chef (who came out and stopped at each table to welcome and thank us for being there), for preparing us a... More 

1 Thank ChicoRanMan
Chico, California
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is a cozy spot for a great Italian dinner. Oder anything with calamari or prawns and you love it. Love the courses in the old school fashion with the anitpasti dish first, followed by warm bread and a great soup or salad. Super good pasta.

Thank debcan282015
Northern California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is where we go for special occasions to enjoy fine food and service. A place to take visiting relatives ti impress them. Although some of the of the food is indeed is Sicilian, some of it is Florentine

1 Thank Eurocentric

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $25
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Main St, Chico, CA 95928
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: +1 530-345-2233

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