We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vita Italian Restaurant & Pizza


Ratings and reviews



Italian, Pizza
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
View all details
meals, features

Location and contact


Mussels Marinara
mussels sauteed in a homemade marinara sauce
Calamari Fritti
tender squid lightly floured and fried. served with a side of marinara sauce.
Fried Mozzarella Sticks
with a side of marinara sauce
Fried Eggplant Sticks
served with grated cheese and a side of marinara sauce.
Fried Mozzarella & Fried Eggplant Sticks Combo
Portabella Ala Caprese
marinated portabella mushrooms grilled and topped with fresh mozzarella cheese and vine ripe tomatoes. served with a basil and balsamic vinaigrette.
Cup 2.25
Bowl 3.95
Cup 2.25
Bowl 3.95
Pasta Fagioli
1 8.5
2 11.95
Antipasto Salad
mixed greens, vine ripe tomatoes, mushrooms, red onions, olives, pepperoncini, roasted peppers, imported ham, salami and provolone.
House Salad
mixed greens, vine ripe tomatoes, olives, cucumbers, red onions, pepperoncini and mozzarella cheese. served with homemade vinaigrette
Insalata Capri
mixed greens, red onions, olives, vine ripe tomatoes, garlic, croutons, walnuts and gorgonzola cheese. served over homemade pizza bread with joes famous raspberry dressing
Chef Salad
mixed greens, turkey, ham, provolone cheese, vine ripe tomatoes, olives, cucumbers and red onions. served over homemade pizza bread with joes famous house dressing.
California Chicken Salad
mixed greens, roasted peppers, red onions, chopped tomatoes, cucumbers, bacon, mozzarella cheese and crispy chicken breast. served in a pizza bread bowl with joes famous house dressing
All Entrees Served With Soup Or Salad & Homemade Garlic Rolls. Substitute Vegetables For Pasta Add $1.50
Sausage And Peppers
italian sausage sauteed with onions, fresh garlic, roasted peppers and fresh basil in a marinara sauce. served over pasta
Penne Ala Vodka
sauteed with garlic, onions, peas, and prosciutto in a tomato-basil cream sauce with vodka
Gnocchi Romana
sauteed with onions, garlic, peas & fresh mushrooms in a tomato-basil cream sauce.
Ravioli Verde
jumbo ravioli served over a bed of sauteed spinach and topped with a garlic alfredo sauce
Eggplant Parmigiana
lightly battered and layered with mozzarella cheese and tomato sauce. baked to perfection. served with a side of pasta
Eggplant Rollatini
eggplant stuffed with mozzarella cheese and ricotta cheese. baked with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese. served with a side of pasta
Stuffed Porkchop
a 14 oz. porkchop (on the bone) stuffed with prosciutto and mozzarella cheese topped with a mushroom and marsala wine sauce. served with steamed vegetables and a side of pasta.
Veal Parmigiana
lightly breaded, baked with tomato sauce and melted mozzarella cheese.
Veal Francese
medallions of tender veal egg battered & sauteed in a lemon, wine & butter sauce.
Veal Marsala
tender veal medallions sauteed with fresh mushrooms in marsala wine sauce.
Veal Siciliana
a combination of veal parmigiana layered with eggplant parmigiana.
Veal Pizzaiola
tender veal medallions sauteed with fresh mushrooms, onions, garlic and fresh basil in a marinara sauce
Reviews (48)
Filter reviews
48 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews calzone calamari garlic rolls are portions are huge my favorite entrees crispy waiters slice secret
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 48 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My expectations of budget a budget friendly Italian restaurant and pizza place is not that high. This place is off the charts excellent. From the time we walked in we were greeted and seated by the owner, immediately the server came over and took our...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rene Z
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Family owned, Vita’s has been in the same location for about 35 years. Whether it be regular pizza, Sicilian pizza, calzone or a full meal everything is delicious. This casual Italian restaurant offers a great dining experience!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank DK623
Reviewed February 26, 2019

We wanted to support Vita when they were raising money to help fellow firefighter Erik Conde. We ordered pizza and a couple entrees and picked them up. They utilize SLICE as the online ordering that was very easy to use. All of the food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Just love these guys. The restaurant is on the small side so get there early. Food is good and served hot. Love the chick parm.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank susieanderson
Reviewed October 3, 2018

If you haven't tried this place yet, you must. Just for starters the garlic rolls are delicious, fresh and crispy loaded with garlic and oil. I then ordered the shrimp parmesan, I don't know how he does it, but it has the best taste I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank peggy0021
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Ordered a 16 pizza and two Chicken Parm sandwiches, the pizza was very good but the chicken Parm was stuffed and excellent, food was ready fo pick up on time. Yes !! You will enjoy this restaurant !

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 644bramf
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

This is the best open secret in the Davie/cooper city Florida area. We have been going to this place for 15 years it’s family friendly locally owned and the owner is there every day. It’s a place we frequent weekly. The menu is of course...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank h0wardr22
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We've eaten here many times and EVERY time there is consistently good food. The staff is good. Waiters are typically teenagers, but attentive and polite. Remember your first job or teenage years... and tip them well. The pizza is FIRST RATE. It's a local eatery...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Robert P
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

The place is very basic, no great decor and not even nice tables/chairs. They do have a large TV in the dinning room, which was nice. Very informal... Food is decent although my chicken francese tasted very “eggie”.. pasta was too soft and garlic rolls...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank adrikitty22
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

I have visited Vita's numerous times, and I have even reviewed this place very highly in the past. I'm just not sure what happened. The last few months, the service has been awful, the food has gone from delicious to just OK, and even the...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Dennis M
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Renaissance Fort Lauderdale-Plantation Hotel
1,044 reviews
3.04 miles away
Extended Stay America - Fort Lauderdale - Davie
83 reviews
3.20 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ft. Lauderdale Plantation
711 reviews
3.41 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Plantation at SW 6th St
363 reviews
3.85 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 62 nearby restaurants
Blue Moon Diner
69 reviews
.14 miles away
Taste of The City
43 reviews
.10 miles away
Luv'n Oven
33 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7 nearby attractions
Brian Piccolo Sport Park
15 reviews
2.02 miles away
Cooper City Antique Mall
10 reviews
.15 miles away
Tree Tops Park
164 reviews
.66 miles away
Wolf Lake Park
5 reviews
2.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vita Italian Restaurant & Pizza staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing