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St. Petersburg

Il Ritorno

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Thu, 12/5
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Il Ritorno was recommended by our server at another restaurant- that says a lot. The food was delicious and innovative, the service friendly and attentive. My husband & I split 3 dishes, all wonderful. We started with squash blossoms, which are hard to find on...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Moogerita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant 4-5 times in the past 2 years, and overall we had enjoyed the food and service. My husband and I made a reservation 2 weeks prior to our night out this time. When we arrived (on a Saturday night),...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently met a group for dinner. Wonderful, lively atmosphere and very good food. This Italian restaurant has an innovative menu and most of the time , it delivers. Attentive service.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank ThomasT4708
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really great experience at this restaurant. The staff was nice, friendly, and helpful in regards to my having Celiac Disease. Our waitress told me what was or could be modified to be gluten free on the menu. They have a large open...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank airie2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recently at Il Ritorno for a very nice business dinner with my business partners and was blown away with the food at Il Ritorno. Because we were a large group we reserved a private room in the back and the staff was top...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 25, 2019 via mobile

First and foremost, could not have been a better date night. Great venue, awesome food, but the service and true caring attention to detail could not have been better. Our server, Nicole ( and staff who accompanied her, please acknowledge) could not have been better....More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

We have not been here in awhile and how nice to share mutual wedding anniversaries with our friends at IL Ritorno. There was no problem selecting menu items for our gluten allergic friend.and Jeremy our server made it clear the kitchen could modify most dishes...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank A Ernest S
Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with friends and had a lovely meal. We particularly enjoyed the lamb spaghetti and the snapper appetizer and broccoli side dish. Perhaps my only criticism would be that it lacked a little bit of atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 5, 2019 via mobile

This is a lovely small (but noisy) venue. It was delicious and good service but I felt a bit like being on an assembly.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Callard1
Reviewed June 23, 2019

This is a cozy restaurant if you go very early.....it gets full fast and you cannot hear your companions or the waiter explaining the nights specials. We had beautiful asparagus soup with lots of flavors and textures....but very salty. 2 of us had the truffle...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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May 24, 2018|
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Response from L2767XFkimberlys | Reviewed this property |
You can take your own wine- we did. There is a corkage fee. I don’t remember what it is, but I thought it was reasonable.
joel a
March 8, 2017|
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Response from atwc | Reviewed this property |
Wednesday is half price on most bottles of wine ordered before 7pm.
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March 8, 2017|
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Response from joebike43 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I do not know this answer as we visited this fantastic restaurant only once
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