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Casa Benedetto's Ristorante

165 Vilano Rd, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
+1 904-471-5999
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“rice balls” (90 reviews)
“pasta” (183 reviews)
“caponata” (52 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
165 Vilano Rd, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had fun! Food was very good and abundant. 2 days later still eating from it. The rice balls are still to die for. We also ordered calamari which was also very good. My eggplant parmigiana was delicious. My husband ordered sausages and onions and...More

Thank Mickoonna
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Whatever great dinner to help finish the evening off while we were in Saint Augustine Carrie was great server the food was fresh and hot and very tasteful my family and I will be back again again and again

Thank 603audieb
Reviewed 4 days ago

We liked everything about this restaurant after eating in the North end of Boston for many years. The menu was inviting and familiar. We were spared the glamour and glitz, and the food was authentic and prepared with great care, there's lots of pride evident...More

Thank inlarOgunquit
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love to visit Casa Benedetto’s because the food is excellent & it is so close to home. On this night we brought 3 of our best friends & we all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Also need to mention the absolutely wonderful service provided to...More

Thank darlenemackstrick
Reviewed 1 week ago

After seeing this restaurant featured locally somewhere, we thought we'd love to go there. We are on the other side of the county, but after another engagement, we decided to drive out to Vilano and stop in. Food was beautifully prepared and presented and our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was a short walk from my hotel by the beach. I wanted to start with Italian food being it is my favorite type of food. My girlfriend and I were blown away by how delicious the food turned out to be. Everything was...More

Thank Angel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat close to our hotel in Vilano Beach; this place was recommended by our shuttle driver. Hungry for good Italian food, we headed to Casa Benedetto's. They did not disappoint! I was skeptical at first, because it doesn't...More

Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally, Authentic NY Italian!! As good as anything up north. Veal, angel hair, Clams (white) & Spaghetti, Tiramisu all a hit. Home cooking & warm family vibe. Thank you Carrie for taking care of us!

Thank Colt_Fortyfive
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best food we have had in st Augustine. We read about it and upon arriving we weren't sure if we were at the right place it is very unassuming. There were 7 of us and all ate something different. I ordered the...More

1  Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My whole family was satisfied with thier meals. Very personable owners with good authentic Italian meals. The teramisu was fantastic! The resteraunt was small but cozy. We were very impressed with the quality and service provided.

1  Thank Robert V
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Questions & Answers
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Jillbus | Reviewed this property |
They serve zoodles and red sauce. This place is amazing and it is like eating in someone’s home. Let them know your dietary restrictions and I am certain they will take great care of you!
July 31, 2017|
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Response from RT6357 | Property representative |
Thank you for this question as it comes up frequently. pasta with garlic and oil, pasta primavera, pasta with marinara sauce would all be good choices for vegans,but you must be sure to mention that you are vegan so no... More
May 29, 2017|
Response from RT6357 | Property representative |
we do not use any kind of peanut or nut oil we use a soy oil for deep frying, and a vegetable olive oil blend for our salad dressing and pan frying Extra virgin olive oil is used for sautee dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Vilano Rd, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-471-5999
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Casa Benedetto's is a family owned restaurant featuring authentic Sicilian homestyle cooking. We come from a long line of talented cooks who believe that the best food comes from using the freshest best ingredients available prepared with love and attention to detail.We pride ourselves in keeping alive the traditional "holiday foods" we grew up with that not many care to take the time & trouble to prepare from scratch in our busy modern world. Casa Benedetto's is open for lunch and dinner Monday thru Saturday We always have Sinatra singing in the background, fresh linens on the tables& candlelight in the evenings. Our staff is trained to make your visit a pleasant one and we strive to meet all special dietary needs or favorite dishes that may be missing from our menu that you desire Gluten free meals are always available.We are accepting cash or debit for payment in an effort to keep our prices competitive. We are closed on Sundays but do open for Mother's Day Xmas & NY Eves
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