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$30 - $40
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Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Santa Monica
2.3 miles from Santa Monica State Beach
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Reviewed March 6, 2020 via mobile

Great Italian food and service Our go to place to celebrate for any occasion. The veal is suburb with multiple options. Homemade pastas are wonderful

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 2, 2020

Wow, the people, the atmosphere and the food are all awesome. You must order fettuccine al burino. And the deep fried mozzarella sticks and the calamari. Alberto the waiter is fantastic and made us laugh. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed the atmosphere and the good service in general but the main course (to follow) was a disappointment. To start we had cocktails which were excellent, then the fried calamari which was better that average but not stellar, it lacked flavor and the fried...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

This is a great neighborhood Italian restaurant. Small and tough to get into...but WELL worth it. Affordable, great wine list. Terrific food.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019

Our dinner at Vito was wonderful from start to finish. The service was terrific with very attentive staff who brought everything in a timely manner and always paid attention to our drink levels. The food was very good - not the greatest we've ever had...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

Just celebrated a birthday and was a very nice experience. The restaurant has been around for 38 years so it has an "old school" feel. Wait staff very attentive, food was homemade and they gave us a nice Wine List too. Would definitely go for...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

Four of us went to Vito expecting great Italian dishes, but none was had. The service was poor - it took more than ten minutes to be served bread, after several requests, and we had to ask for water several times as well. My wife...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

Yes, I know my title will start a debate. Have been going here off and on since the early 1970s. Was there on a Sat. night for a Daughter's Birthday with her Family. We had a 5:30PM reservation and I arrived early at 5:10 to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

When you go to Vito, don’t expect glitzy environment. This is old world Italian place. People come here for the food. Service is great. You develop a personal relationship with the staff. Whenever we come here, I see familiar faces coz people just come back...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

I've been in LA for 6 months and still looking for the best pie. This place is my favorite so far. Great ready made options to choose from and can build your own. Good beer and drink selection too. Very family friendly. They have 3...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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I think so. Great place for a party
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