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Pazzo! Italian Cafe

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853 5th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102-6605 (5 th Ave and U S 41)
+1 239-434-8494
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I dined at Pazzo recently with my wife and we both were pleasantly surprised. We were long time diners in the past and hadn't been back in over a year but decided to give pazzo a go because we have always loved the food. The ambience was just right for our date night and the food was outstanding. We started... More 

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Thank NjSWFL
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear NjSWFL, We’re thrilled you truly enjoyed your food and our fun family-style service with us at Pazzo! It really means a lot to everyone on our team when guests have such a great time, they’re inspired to share their great experiences online with others. We always want to make dinner out a special dining experience and to make it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are very frequent diners on 5th avenue but the last time we ate at Pazzo was well over 4 years ago. I have celiac and my dinner at that time was very very bland so we didn't return. But, friends made the reservation so I gave it another try and I am so happy I did!! The gluten free... More 

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Thank Julie M
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Julie M., We’re ecstatic you had such a wonderful dining experience with us at Pazzo! Cucina Italiana. We strive to make every dining experience a truly memorable one and are so pleased you enjoyed the quality of service, food and the ambiance during your visit. We'll let Brandy know her thoughtful service helped make your visit with us that... More 

Naples, Florida
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn't dined at Pazzo for a few years and were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food and the excellent service. Steven was very polite ( lots of yes maams and yes sirs - and steered us to the best dishes for our tastes. He described the dishes perfectly and stopped by the table several times to make... More 

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Thank Janet B
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Janet B, We really appreciate you taking the time to let us know what a lovely dinner you enjoyed with us at Pazzo! Cucina Italiana. It’s our goal to make every dinner at Pazzo! a special one, and we’re so pleased the food, service and overall experience hit all the high notes for you. We want to thank you... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dinner out with friends. The short ribs were the best by far. Be aware that the vegetarian lasagna has no pasta despite saying homemade pasta in the menu. A bit disappointed. Very nice wine list.

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Thank Brian B
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Brian B., We're thrilled you had a great dinner with friends at Pazzo! Cucina Italiana recently! Our short ribs are awesome, but we're surprised to hear that your vegetarian lasagna had no pasta in it. We're checking in with our chef about it, and would love it if you could contact us at customerservice@gr8food.net so that we can follow... More 

Naples, Florida
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a great meal at Pazzo's . This was our first time at this eatery and i highly recommend this joint! Kayla was our waitress and she was fabulous, very attentive and helpful. Congratulations to the wait staff, chef and staff.

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Thank Frank G
Culinary_Concepts, Public Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Frank G, We’re ecstatic you had such a wonderful dining experience with us at Pazzo!. We strive to make every dining experience a truly memorable one and are so pleased you enjoyed the quality of service, food and the ambiance during your visit. We'll be sure to tell Kayla how she helped make your visit with us more memorable.... More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent early diner deal, pulled beef, and boar Pasta dishes amazing; amongst the best deals on 5th ave. staff always friendly and helpful - we will be back!

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Thank Ewan t
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Ewan T, Thank you so much for dining with us at Pazzo! Cucina Italiana. We love to hear when our guests have a great time and really appreciate our efforts to make dinner out a special evening. It’s our goal to “Create Incredible Memories... One Bite At A Time!”, and we’re so pleased that was the case for you.... More 

Hawaii
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Naples, Florida is a very active town. Pazzo did a very good job for 8 people. Service was first rate. Food was really good

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Thank lsal
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Isal, We’re thrilled you truly enjoyed your food and great service with us at Pazzo! Cucina Italiana. It really means a lot to everyone on our team when guests have such a great time, they’re inspired to share their great experiences online with others. We work hard to create a special dining experience for our guests, and we’re so... More 

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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at Pazzo before and have always had a very good experience ( food and service). This time was different. Why? because we presented a Naples Original certificate ($50 certificate for which we paid $37). Our waiter Jaime truly looked annoyed when we presented the cert before ordering the meal, and said just leave it on the table.... More 

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Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear FrequentcruiserPa, Thank you for coming in to dine with us at Pazzo! Cucina Italiana. We’re pleased that you enjoyed your food, but are disappointed to hear that the level of service left you wanting more. Please know, we always want our guests to have a wonderful time with us at Pazzo!, and we apologize the service you received didn’t... More 

Loveland, Colorado, United States
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10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service left a bit to be desired. We waited for 15 minutes after being seated for anyone to even approach our table. It appears that wait staff switch tables frequently, but if that's the system, it needs improvement. Our server was very kind once he arrived and apologized profusely. A couple seated near us stepped away from their table... More 

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Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Tricia F, Thank you for coming in to dine with us at Pazzo!. We’re pleased that you enjoyed your food, but are disappointed to hear that the level of service left you wanting more. Did you happen to mention anything to our helpful manager about the issue with your service? We really appreciate it when you do. Please know,... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here having wondered up and down 5th Avenue as it had nice outside seating and seemed to have a good buzz about the place. The waitress was very polite and friendly, though throughout the meal she was a little over keen and i could have done with less checking that we were ok, but that's personal choice. The bread... More 

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Thank Emma M
Culinary_Concepts, Guest Relations Manager at Pazzo! Italian Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Emma M, We really appreciate you coming in to dine with us and that overall, you had a solid dining experience with us. We really appreciate you taking the time to give us some feedback. It’s our goal to make every dinner at Pazzo! a special one, and we’re pleased the food, service and overall experience was a good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $29
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 853 5th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102-6605
    (5 th Ave and U S 41)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-434-8494
Description
Pazzo! Cucina Italiana is Naples oldest and friendliest Italian neighborhood restaurant. Nationally known... locally loved. There's a reason we're celebrating 21 years as Naples oldest Italian restaurant. We take authentic Italian dishes and add our own innovative twist. It's New World meets Old World, but you get the best of both with warm and fun service and an ambiance that's like coming home. Please call to verify hours and deals/specials - they are subject to change for event days, holidays and holiday weekends. November Early Dining Deal: $17.50 per person with choice of entree and a free bottle of wine for two to share when you dine between 5:30 and 6 p.m.

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