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Sicilian Cafe

1020 Main St, Chico, CA 95928-5730
+1 530-345-2233
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“calamari” (12 reviews)
“anti pasta” (2 reviews)
“carbonara” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
1020 Main St, Chico, CA 95928-5730
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best in Chico - across the board, but I'm a calamari enjoyer and they make the best I've had - in many countries!

Thank _evpantel
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...More

Thank Jim D
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...More

1  Thank William B
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
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...More

1  Thank MaxiTravel70
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...More

1  Thank Elaina M
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...More

1  Thank Deb629
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.

2  Thank Sharron A
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...More

1  Thank ChicoRanMan
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...More

Thank debcan282015
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is there a wine list?
January 17, 2016|
Response from debcan282015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a great wine list. .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
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 95928-5730
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: +1 530-345-2233
  • E-mail
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