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Semento's Napoli Cafe

1200 West St, Valparaiso, IN 46385-6264
+1 219-548-9046
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Mar 26, 2018
“old school”
Jan 24, 2018
Open Now
American, Bar, Italian, Pub
$$ - $$$
1200 West St, Valparaiso, IN 46385-6264
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

stopped in for a drink and had a great time. watched a bit of a game, great service and a couple of well mixed beverages. would gladly visit againMore

Thank jon s
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Jon, Thanks for the nice review! I like the term “old school” you used. We are just that, a neighborhood tavern. We’ve been there for 75 yrs. now. We try to keep it simple, keep it clean and serve good food and drinks. If you...More

Reviewed January 24, 2018

Lake perch dinner is out of this world..love their Reuben Sandwiches! Enjoy the quiet room in the back. Bar area is noisy but it is a bar

Thank katherinemV9931JD
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Thanks Kathy for the great review! Yes, our Lake perch is one of my favorites. Hope we see you back real Soon! Robin Semento

Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

We are non smokers walked in walked out what can i say i dint like to have stinky clothes do more business smoke free 3 monkey's is a smoke free bar tavern in Hobart does good business smoking was cool 75 years ago, not so...More

Thank Dave A
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Dave, Just wanted to let you know that we do have a non smoking dining room with a separate entrance on the west side the building. You can enjoy the same food on either side. And, after Memorial Day our outside deck is open in...More

Reviewed September 2, 2017

We went to Semento's again last night for sandwiches this time. The place was packed but the service and quality was not lacking. Recommend again!

Thank Mark R
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Stopped here after a long trip. Waitress was exceptionally nice. Tara was her name. Good food. Lots of atmosphere and just good fun.

Thank Irishtiger525
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

Thanks for stopping! Tar has been with us for quite some time, yes she is awesome! Hope you can stop in again. Robin

Reviewed July 10, 2017

Stopped in with friends to have lunch. Didn't know they opened later. Came back for drinks and bocce ball. Great area out back with bocce ball, shuffle board, and hanging lanterns. Outside bar opens at 5. Fun place to bring friends. Will be back to...More

Thank LinJess1728
Reviewed September 28, 2016

This place is kind of strange. People tend to think of it as a dive, but it really isn't at all. It's nice inside, and outside, they have a new deck and yard where they offer beanbags, shuffleboard, horseshoes, etc. The food has always been...More

1  Thank boilerjeff21
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2016

Hi Boilerjeff, So glad you found us !! We have always said we are the best kept secret in Valpo. A large amount of people still say they have never heard of us before. We have been here 75yrs! I think our outside beer garden...More

Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Had my husbands birthday get together here and they did a great job with us. The food is always outstanding. White perch is amazing and addicting. It brings you back again and again and again. My parents love fish and have been eating it for...More

Thank Laura99IN
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2016

Hi Laura, I'm so sorry I didn't thank you for your review back when you wrote it. But for some reason I didn't see it. Just wanted to thank you for writing it. Glad you were happy with the birthday celebration. The white perch is...More

Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

Ok guys, the hot wings are PHENOMENAL. Crunchy, spicy, really great. They had Bell's Hopslam available, so they know their beer. Took me 6 years of living here, my fiance 8, to finally visit this place and we immediately regret that. A gem, a complete...More

Thank Rachel F
aprilfoolone, Owner at Semento's Napoli Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2016

Hi Rachel, Thanks so much for the great review! We really appreciate your business. Glad you found us. Next time your in ask for Tony or Robin, we would love to meet you! Thanks again, Robin

Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Let me begin by saying this place has really good food. Unfortunately if you're like me and have sensitivity issues with cigarette smoke it can be a problem. They do have a non-smoking section but it is small, REALLY SMALL. This place is a bar...More

Thank Teresa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $19
American, Bar, Italian, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 AM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 AM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 AM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
3:00 AM - 2:00 AM
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 West St, Valparaiso, IN 46385-6264
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-548-9046
  • E-mail
Semento's Napoli Cafe is a local family owned business since 1939. We have a full menu with huge portions. From Sandwiches, bar appetizers, and dinners to seafood. We also have large selection of beer and liquor choices. Our seating capacity is quite large and we can handle large groups for well. ( Advance notice is always helpful for groups over 10). We have huge deck for a outside seating. Late this June we will be opening our new outdoor Beer Garden, Villa Court. We will have Bocce Ball and shuffleboard courts, Bags and horseshoes, and an outdoor seating area with a bar. We offer a shuffle board table, dart boards, Mega touch machine and more. We also have a Non smoking dining room with a separate entrance on the East side of the building, with a handicap ramp. Since we DO allow smoking in the bar room no minors are allowed in any section of the building. We cater to all walks of life! Great for dinner, and also for late night fun! We have a full wait staff to make sure you have a relaxing evening. "Why don't you come to our house for dinner!"
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