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The Old Spaghetti Factory

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1610 E Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93710-8102
+1 559-222-1066
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“spaghetti” (13 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1610 E Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93710-8102
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A friend and I came here for lunch. The décor is amazing. Decorated in old Victorian style. We both had Fettuccine Alfredo. It's on the seniors menu as well (which is what we got). The senior menu includes a drink and dessert. The regular menu...More

Thank VickiG95340
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took the entire family of 5 to this restaurant last night. It has been since 1977 that I have frequented this place. The food has really lowered in quality in many ways. The bread used to be served with plain butter and garlic butter,...More

Thank Patrick A
Reviewed February 25, 2018

Went for lunch while attending our grand-daughters Junior Olympics swim meet. The Minestrone Soup my husband had was very good and I had the salad which I really enjoyed very fresh ingredients in both and very tasty. My husband had angel hair pasta with the...More

Thank altonjk
Reviewed December 25, 2017

This is one of our favorite places to take the whole family. Lots of food, great quality and flavor, doesn't cost a fortune. Service is usually very good, but they are always crowded so call ahead and make reservations or you'll be waiting a while...More

Thank Doug O
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I've been out of the area for nearly 20 years. I loved the spaghetti factory. What a disappointment! The white clam sauce was watered down, doubtful there were any clams. Ghe browned mizithra cheese was not the quality it once was. I will never return...More

Thank ieatoutlots
Reviewed October 18, 2017

It had been years since I ate at The Old Spaghetti Factory, but my birthday coincided with an office outing so we arranged in advance for a party of about 20 people. When we arrived they had everything ready to go. The service was efficient...More

Thank JoeBenevides
Reviewed October 6, 2017

I have to admit, I love Old Spaghetti Factory--every. single. one. This one was spectacular though. The server was great--fast and nice--had us in and out in 30 minutes, which was great since we were in a hurry. The mizithra with browned butter is to...More

Thank lowens311
Reviewed September 29, 2017

To our surprise, it was packed when we showed up around 2:30 on a Saturday. They said it would be a 15-20 minute wait but ended up much shorter. It took a while for our waitress to greet us, but service was smooth after that....More

Thank Philip B
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite family spot to eat on Sunday after church. If you have a chance to meet the main manager, Ellen, you can see why the service is impeccable, friendly and attentive. The food has been exceptional, hot, variety of menu selections and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

I used to love going to the Spaghetti Factory. But It Seems like over the years it has gone down a little bit. Not the ambiance , but the food. The prices are very reasonable however I would rather pay a little bit more 4...More

Thank Cyndi V
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April 22, 2017|
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Response from dandksmommy | Reviewed this property |
No you do not need reservations. It is a first come first serve establishment.
February 16, 2017|
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Response from Kerri W | Reviewed this property |
They also have catering available and take out.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 E Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93710-8102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
  • Phone Number: +1 559-222-1066
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