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Mamma Tanino's Ristorante

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500 W Napa St, Sonoma, CA 95476-6541 (Fifth Street West)
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently spent a week in Sonoma and this was by far the best restaurant we visited. The food was amazing! I had the gnocchi, which had the most delicious pasta sauce I have ever had in the tomato demi. And I say that having eaten at many of the best, and most authentic, Italian restaurants in... More 

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Hickory, NC
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited with my wife having studied local restaurants. We loved it. It is casual but the food was amazing which is nice after a hard day of wine tasting ;). I had the Branzino and my wife had the sole. We agreed mine was better but the sole was still very good. Good server (sorry I forgot your name).... More 

Thank WhiteyKT
Sonoma, California
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The food is incredible- lovely polenta with a mushroom ragu, steak and zabalogne. The wait staff is personable and friendly and the restaurant is casual and welcoming.

Thank pharo2011
Sonoma, California
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I hosted a birthday celebration here in March 2016 and it was fabulous from beginning to end. My guests had many choices of entrees in addition to starters and a dessert. Don't miss the mushroom and truffle polenta appetizer. It's a signature dish that will keep you coming back time and again.

Thank David K
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We usually eat Italian at another popular place on the square, but this place was recommended to try. It's in the Sonoma Market Shopping Center kinda across from Safeway, the decor is so so, kind of family charm. But the food is amazing and so was the service. I ordered the special, Rack of Lamb and my wife ordered Katrina's... More 

Thank TriipWatch101
Sonoma, California
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344 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

This restaurant is in the Sonoma Market Shopping Center. Do not let this stop you from having a good meal. The food is good and the menu offer a good selection. The service including the wife hostess and the husband chef are the home-town feel of Sonoma. They also have a good wine list. A good find!!!

Thank SonomaRichard
Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Wonderful restaurant with amazing food. The staff makes your feel like part of the family. Get reservations because the secret is out.

Thank Kim D
San Francisco
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant a few times before, but not for a number of years and I was excited to visit because of such a long absence. We arrived on time and were instantly seated, our servant (Corin) was very pleasant and engaging. She listed their daily specials and we reviewed the menu and made our choices. We... More 

Thank DaFeng
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Dined there on April 14, 2016. This Menu and specials showcased dishes that included pastas, seafood, veal and beef. We selected the appetizer of "Burrata with selected salamis and meats". Our entrée were "Spinach and Ricotta stuffed ravioli in a Porcini cream sauce" AND "Fettucinni with calabrese salami". Simply amazing flavors. The Calabrese Salami is made by a Sonoma family.... More 

Thank lukes107
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

My sister and I were craving comfort food our first evening in Sonoma. Our first thought was Italian and Mamma Tanino’s had very good reviews. We were greeted and seated by a warm and welcoming person we took to be the owner or wife of the owner. We were seated in a back room that was separate from the main... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
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 - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W Napa St, Sonoma, CA 95476-6541
    (Fifth Street West)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Sonoma
  • Phone Number: 707-933-8826

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?