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“Awesome food and service”
Review of Aldo's Italian Restaurant - CLOSED

Aldo's Italian Restaurant
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Reviewed July 19, 2014

My husband and I stumbled upon this restaurant while strolling State Street, and were very impressed. Service was impeccable, food delicious. I had the Japanese Pumpkin Ravioli with Shrimp and it was to die for! Crab cakes, Caesar salad, bread, and my husband's entree were all delicious as well. Atmosphere was quaint and relaxing, we enjoyed it very much!

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Thank McKritter
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Reviewed June 27, 2014

With so many great restaurants to chose from in Santa Barbara, don't waste your time here. Pasta was mushy and salmon was "swimming" in its sauce.

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Thank JJinTexas
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Reviewed June 13, 2014

We happened on Aldo's while strolling State Street. So many restaurants to choose from, it was our good fortune to find this one. Three of us in the family - each enjoyed our different entrées. We especially appreciated such an extensive menu available late afternoon - not technically lunch time or dinner time. A special treat is the BLT pizza with salad on top. Cheesy and loads of pancetta. I tried to share with others, but really could have devoured the whole thing. Others in our group reported their pasta was lovely. A special treat came when they delivered a full bread basket with marvelous dipping oil/herbs. Cannot recommend this more highly. Try Aldo's!

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Thank Janie A
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Reviewed June 1, 2014

We were walking to the beach and realised it was just too far so stopped here and ate on the terrace - what a find! The food was absolutely delicious and very reasonably priced. The waiting staff were brilliant too, would highly recommend.

Thank aaahew
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Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

It was okay. Nothing great at all. The linguini & meatballs was unimpressive. The ravioli rosa was meh. The bread was stale, just as I read in another review here. Definitely won't be going back.

Thank brkshr
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