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Cafe Via

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6640 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93710-3514
+1 559-447-8706
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pepperoni” (2 reviews)
“salads” (4 reviews)
“steak salad” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6640 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93710-3514
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Reviewed April 12, 2017

What a jewel among all the chain restaurants. We had a family get together and needed a space for lunch , Matt offered us the back room for our small group. Our tables were set at the appropriate time and guests were able to order...More

Thank 2muchfun4us
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Wow. We were so thrilled with chef Matthew Babcock and his entire staff. Held a bridal shower here for a group 40 in the adjacent cafe via group room. Perfect setting and even better was the awesome food! Homemade fresh meatballs were a hit! The...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Have gone here many times, Matt always has has new items to try. Girlfriend got the Steak Salad and could hardly finish. I had the Café Via burger which was excellent. We will be heading back to see what else is good. Our server was...More

Thank David C
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Cafe Via was a wonderful experience. The pasta and meatballs took me back to Sunday dinners in New York. The service was warm, friendly and attentive, felt as though I was visiting family. By the way, the dessert was off the charts delicious. The bread...More

Thank ItalianQt
Reviewed May 4, 2016

I was raised by an Italian stepmom who cooked amazing food so the bar is scary-high for me when it comes to Italian food. Cafe Via more than met my expectations. Ordered Minestrone soup with grilled Italian suasage added and cheesy garlic bread with pepperoni...More

Thank RFine
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Service and food was great! The homemade appetizer was very delicious and the pasta like in italy - the waitess was very friendly and attentive - recommendable!

Thank Ther E
Reviewed October 10, 2015

My daughter and I had tonight's dinner at Cafe Via and we will be sure to come back. The restaurant is next door to a popular Chinese restaurant we've eaten at many times but never thought about switching things up and stepping next door to...More

Thank Keepinitrealincali
Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

Based on the other reviews, I had high hopes for this restaurant, but I left a little disappointed. The service was very good, but my salad was below average and my calzone was good but far from great. One other note, this restaurant closes early...More

Thank Rams1994
Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

My fiancée and I absolutely love Cafe Via. We have been there a few times and what really sets this place apart from others is the fresh local ingredients they use. On two occasions while we were having lunch, a local produce man came in...More

1  Thank TravelingDuck14
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

It is a small place and not much to look at from the outside or the inside. There is nobody in the restaurant but this service was very good. The minestrone soup was clearly homemade and very good and the calzone was made on wheat...More

Thank Jonathan S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6640 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93710-3514
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
  • Phone Number: +1 559-447-8706
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