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chianti cucina

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Thu, 4/25
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner

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Rollatini di Melanzane
Eggplant stuffed with goats cheese, baked & drizzled with balsamic & extra Virgin Olive oil
Thinly sliced raw beef with Dijon, shaved parmigiano, arugola, capers, extra virgin oil and lemon
Calamari Fritti
Squid coated in rice flour and deep fried, side of two sauces
Mussels steamed with garlic, parsley, white wine, lemon
Baked Ciabatta Bread with Pesto, mozzarella & Chopped tomatoes
9.95 per person
Antipasto Misto
Assortment‎ of cured meats, Marinated Vegetables and Cheeses (for 2 or more only)
New restaurant in my town, worthy of comments and review,close to wine country and the food is great
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Takeout
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All reviews calamari cioppino pancetta tiramisu minestrone soup rack of lamb pizza italian food balsamic vinegar out of towners the noise level my favorite restaurant by the glass wonderful dinner sat at the bar dining experience love this place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good here, The atmosphere is fine , but they are trying too hard to be a snobby wine bar We aren’t big on wine and it seems to be pushy . Not in a hurry to return .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed March 19, 2019

this is a great local spot! Our party of six was there on a busy Saturday night, we had reservations and were seated promptly in the small yet beautiful dining room. There were a couple of loud parties seated around us, so I think the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sheila t
Reviewed March 15, 2019

I have been many times in the last year and a half. It is always great food and drink. Lovely wait staff, good menu and warm atmosphere. We always bring out-of-towners here for a treat. Italian food.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank startreklover
Reviewed February 15, 2019

We hadn't been here in quite a while. We stopped in for a quick dinner before heading to see ZZ Top in Santa Rosa. We got seated with the explanation they would need the table in about an hour for a reservation. W said fine...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MCstaying
Reviewed February 9, 2019

We went there recently for a casual Tuesday night out. The place was packed! It's a small place but they actually can comfortably seat quite a few people. Large groups really need to reserve ahead. The bar is fun and well stocked. The wine list...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jolize S
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Can't go wrong with anything on the menu. Our go to place for a wonderful dinner. We have taken out of town guests there, and celebrated birthdays. Always good food and great service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Anthony J
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

I loved Chianti Cucina.l. it's a very quaint very cozy restaurant. Because I was on my own the night I went there I sat at the bar for dinner. The owners hang around by the bar and talk to people and the staff was informative...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jolieramirez
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Listen, It's hard to find a really good restaurant in Novato so this place gets extra applause for being the best restaurant in town. Went for dinner. Trying to stay with a seafood theme. A really good appetizer was the Calamari Calabrese. Really pleased it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Adrian I
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Chianti Cucina is my favorite restaurant in Novato. Whether is a quick dinner at the bar or a special occasion, Chianti is a can't miss. The food and service are always top rate and the owners are special people that understand the role they play...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pat F
Reviewed October 10, 2018

When out with friends and we want a good, not to expensive and not to long dining experience this is where we go in Novato. The food is good, love their calamari. Of the last 5 times we have dined there, we were seated next...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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