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Bruno's Ristorante

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416 South Ave, Springfield, MO 65806-2114
+1 417-866-0007
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Springfield, Missouri
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice place to eat, the food is superb! Waiters are knowledgeable. Open for lunch as well. Good deserts and great pasta!

Thank joyc779
Prague, Czech Republic
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an authentic Italian Restaurant with a great Italian wine list. It had the regulars, plus Amarone, Barolo, and Brunello. The veal, portabello ravioli was fantastic.

Thank Bruce V
Springfield, Missouri
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We went for a special occasion...but would go back just for a great meal. I ordered their pizza and will say in my opinion it was the best in Springfield. My wonderful Italian Husband who is a little picky about his past and sauce was very impressed with their meat sauce. It was so very charming...our waiter was terrific.

Thank J0nigirl
Springfield, Missouri
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Bruno's is very pricey, but the food and the atmosphere is good. I have always sat at the bar, and I get great service and good conversation.

Thank BrigettG1956
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

A dining experience doesn't bode well when a restaurant is empty, and the maitre d' rudely asks, "Do you have a reservation?" A reservation for an empty restaurant? No. The same maitre d' rudely told the diners beside us that they were not drinking their wine properly. The atmosphere was boring. The food was also boring with a dated menu.... More 

Thank S T
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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304 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

After checking out tripadvisor and looking at restaurants fairly close to my hotel, I decided upon Bruno's, and was very happy that I did! It was early when I arrived, so was seated immediately. My waiter (I believe his name was Michael) was efficient and helpful with the menu. I ended up getting an appetizer special which was fresh asparagus... More 

1 Thank Massdane
Dillsburg, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

I went here with a large group of business associates. The restaurant is really attractive with a great atmosphere. We met upstairs in a cozy bar area. The service was excellent but the food ruined the experience. Anything with a bread or dough was burnt... not over cooked but burnt... Black!

1 Thank Jim S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Service is always great, food is always great, wines are excellent. i love their linguini and clams.

1 Thank Thomas C
Springfield, Missouri
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

I'll start with the good part: the owner is actually Italian, the food on the menu, for the most part are actual Italian recipes. The muscles we had were pretty good. We had some ravioli, which I don't believe were home made. I had a steak, but I wasn't impressed. I'm curious about the pizza, I definitely will go back... More 

2 Thank snob_foodie_75
Springfield, Missouri
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2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

I thought I would try an Italian restaurant that I haven't already eaten at. The food was fine but not special. The menu was very boring and the service was not great. There are such better places in Springfield that I won't be back. Again if you want expensive mediocre food this is the place to go.

1 Thank Amy G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $29
Lunch, Dinner
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
Good for
Large groups, 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
Casual fine dining, specialized in homemade pizza, pasta, fresh fish and seafood, homemade desserts

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?