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Restaurant and Cafe Solo

8 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4405
+1 904-810-2399
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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“gnocchi” (10 reviews)
“sandwich” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4405
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

Summary - Owner to Me: "You should eat at McDonalds next time"...No Joke! I am a local guy that literally lives a couple footsteps from the Italian restaurant Cafe Solo 'Ristorante Italiano' di Angelo. I have lived in St. Augustine for 5 years and therefore...More

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Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for your review. Let's be fair and answer to you correctly keeping in mind that all our menus clearly and specifically mention our costs and the description of our dishes. 1) You mentioned that months ago you came to our restaurant and ordered...More

Reviewed September 11, 2016

We chose this restaurant by default*, but what a welcome find it was (* - Tropical Storm Hermine was threatening to batter St Augustine, so we’d decided to find somewhere really close to our accommodation). Another place had been recommended, but we decided to eat...More

Thank Stan A
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you very much for your review. You are right, we do have Nero d'Avola, and Pinot Noir is a completely different wine. If you do have a chance to come back and enjoy your meal, we will be more than happy to serve that...More

Reviewed July 27, 2016

Went to Café Solo as part of a food and wine tour. Had never heard of the place prior to the event. Small restaurant, and rather warm, but the pasta dish that was served was absolutely amazing. Apparently the dish was an off-menu item, some...More

Thank CBopp
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review.

Reviewed July 18, 2016

We found this great place at the end of a small row of restaurants. We started our search by the menu offered and prices posted as we walked the row. Once I saw gnocchi on the menu I was sold. This was the best gnocchi...More

Thank Mary G
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed July 10, 2016

The staff treated us like we were the only customers! Probably because we were the only customers. We sneaked in 15 minutes before closing and the staff just could not have been nicer. The hostess was charming and our server was very polite, although we...More

Thank julilee93
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for taking time to write this review.

Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food. We had just left the gift shop for the military hospital and wanted lunch. This place was right across the street. I had the Caprese salad, which was huge, my husband and daughter had the minestrone soup with corned beef sandwich and an...More

Thank munchie34668
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for taking time to review us. Do come back soon!

Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Best meal we had. Open late. Fair pricing. Had a great meal at 930 when other places were closed or closing. Veg ravioli. And chicken samboca. All well prepared. We were unrushed even at the late hour. Server was helpful, owner chef was friendly and...More

Thank Andrew D
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for the lovely review.

Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here by chance, or fate if you believe in that! . The service was really good (thanks, Ryan!). I ordered the eggplant parmigiana (without the ham) and it was really good! The sauce was tasty. The eggplant was crispy! Yum! The only reason I...More

Thank texashill
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for the lovely review.

Reviewed June 19, 2016

CAfe Solo is a must if you are in St. Augustine. The food is always fresh and delicious and Koryne and Angelo are friendly and treat you like family. By far one of the best for Italian in St. Augustine, coming from a second generation...More

Thank Ronald V
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for the kind review.

Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Great service great food great prices. Small place, but very good. Can not lose. Good variety. It's a bit out of the way but worth the walk and finding it.

Thank Jeff B
Cr S, Owner at Restaurant and Cafe Solo, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Thank you for the lovely review.

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FoodieSnob2014
October 19, 2015|
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Hi Debbie and Glenn, yes we do have outdoor seatings, and we welcome your Bassett Hound to join you in your al fresco dining. We cater to dietary requirements and offer gluten-free options as well. Our dress code is smart... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $27
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-810-2399
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