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Il Panificio

6630 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5806
+1 941-921-5570
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“cannoli” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6630 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5806
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't be fooled into thinking they just offer delicious pizza at the Gulf Gate location! The Italian menu is fabulous and Sols NY deli is now located in the restaurant; thus offering a much wider variety of delicious dining options! Everything comes out fresh and...More

1  Thank Justin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a crowd of family in and decided to get pizza for six of us. The family said to get two because they love pizza, so we got a pepperoni and a white pizza with chicken. Both were excellent, with a thin crust and...More

Thank GeneK1660
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much. Your words mean the world to us and we will always work on maintaining the best possible experience always. Artie

Reviewed May 17, 2017

1st visit here although have been to the main street location before,I enjoyed the drfaft beer selection,and we ordered slices from the pre baked case,they came back out of the oven in a short time and was really good,however i would recommend having the extra...More

Thank dasoverkill
Reviewed May 9, 2017

I went to this restaurant with friends based on their recommendation. We got a large tomato, basil and prosciutto pizza which was delicious. The crust was crispy as it should be. We also shared a Caesar salad which was plenty for three of us to...More

Thank gl0baltraveler
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

Thank you so much. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to Il Panificio because a friend recommended it to us to get pizza by the slice. We went fairly early on a Thursday evening and was disappointed at the selection in the case. (it looked a little dry, but we...More

Thank DJMotil
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

One of our favorites. Thank you!

Reviewed April 24, 2017

Great value Italian. Large pizza. Fresh, large appetizers. Excellent garlic knows and bruschetta. Friendly, accommodating staff. Affordable drink options.

Thank Patrick D
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

We consider all this when creating a menu. We are so glad you noticed.

Reviewed April 11, 2017

Probably my favorite place for Pizza in all Sarasota. This is a highly debated topic as there are so many pizza establishments with so many people opening businesses here from NY/NJ etc. The overall ambiance of the Gateway location is not to be missed. It's...More

Thank Perry J
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

We appreciate that so much. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed April 4, 2017

A short while ago, I wrote a great review of Il Panificio. Recently, I stopped in on my way home to order a pizza for take-out. Why did I stop in to order it instead of just calling ahead? Well, I called three times and...More

1  Thank Franco M
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

I am sorry as we just saw this. I feel terrible you had this occur. If you would please consider contacting Wes next time you come in we would like to make this up to you.

Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

The pizza served here reminds me of pizza I've gotten in NY City. The sauce has a good flavor without being too salty or spicy. Vincenzo was wonderful and helped us enjoy our quick meal.

Thank Dan K
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2017

Thank you so much. We will let Vincenzo know.

Reviewed March 18, 2017

Large selection of pizzas and they all are very good. Plenty of seating indoor and out. Been here many times and I have never been disappointed.

Thank Stan P
ArtieSRQ, Public Relations Manager at Il Panificio, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2017

So glad to hear this. Thank you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6630 Gateway Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231-5806
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-921-5570
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