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Bruno's Ristorante

416 South Ave, Springfield, MO 65806-2114
+1 417-866-0007
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“gnocchi” (7 reviews)
“cioppino” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
416 South Ave, Springfield, MO 65806-2114
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I paid $15+ for an entree I hardly touched and had them box up. long story short they threw away my food when I left my table for a minute and when I asked for it they didn't do anything to rectify the situation. The...More

1  Thank Willow H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the Springfield area and want excellent excellent Italian food you must visit Bruno's! The staff is outstanding and friendly. The food is exquisite with changing specials Also most times you can meet the owner Bruno. It is definitely a little taste...More

Thank Dwalt27
Reviewed March 5, 2018

When you open the vintage wooden doors into Bruno's on South Street, it is as if you were entering a charming and well established pocket restaurant in a town such as Chicago or New York. The locals who love good food know this place and...More

Thank princessfunkyshoes
Reviewed February 26, 2018

I have been to Bruno's a few times with friends for special events and each time thinking that I must just have been there on an off night. Food was okay, but the experience was not very pleasant. The owner (Bruno of course) always seems...More

Thank deanam1977
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

This is the world-class locally-owned Ristorante we all look for when traveling. Bruno; the owner, visits Italy annually, and you can taste it in the food. The spinach gnocchi was unlike anything I have ever tasted (in a good way), and the veal & portobello...More

Thank havekeyswilltravel
Reviewed October 28, 2017

As a local, Bruno's is one of our favorite restaurants because it is so consistently excellent and makes us feel like we are in Italy every time we go. Bruno makes wonderful fish and ravioli specials along with wonderful authentic pizzas. The mussels appetizer last...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed October 5, 2017

My friends, family and spent some time in Springfield due to my husband having a motorcycle wreck and needing significant treatment at the excellent Mercy hospital there. Through a much happier accident, we found our way to Bruno's Italian Ristorante. We have found our way...More

Thank enkimo
Reviewed September 17, 2017

Wonderful place to meet up w old friends or romantic dinner. Situated ideally downtown. Intimate setting, beautifully restored -where the pride shows. Impressive drink list. Nice wait staff and every dish i have tried I have loved-the real deal. The pastas top notch ( LASAGNA...More

Thank Diana P
Management response:Responded September 20, 2017

Thank you very much for your compliments. We try very hard to produce a fine experience for our customers. I hope we will see you soon again. Bruno Gargiulo

Reviewed August 21, 2017

We've been Bruno's customers for years. It is run like a restaurant should be. We enjoy the food, it's Italian!

Thank Michael T
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We met the owner who is Italian & owned a restaurant in London for years. The pasta dishes are authentic and his tiramisu was so light, with a hint of lemon. The wine list was well done, and the staff could not have been more...More

1  Thank PostKC
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Joann B
January 12, 2015|
Response from justsoccer | Reviewed this property |
Inquire with the restaurant - we were only guests within the restaurant. We did call ahead & ask of they could accommodate our party and they were able to.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $29
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 South Ave, Springfield, MO 65806-2114
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-866-0007
  • E-mail
Casual fine dining, specialized in homemade pizza, pasta, fresh fish and seafood, homemade desserts
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