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“Good food, good service.”
Review of Michelangelo Caffe

Michelangelo Caffe
Ranked #757 of 5,741 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: Italian, Cafe
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
Cross street: Union Street
Transit: Bus Stop corner of Union and Columbus: Bus: 45,30 and 8X
Havelock, North Carolina
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Good food, good service.”
Reviewed October 31, 2013

The offer of a free appetizer got us through the door but we thoroughly enjoyed the meal. I had the spaghetti with white clam sauce, chianti, and the cheesecake. The clams were small but very tasty. My husband had veal saltimbocca which he enjoyed and the service was fine. The food was reasonably priced compared to many in the neighborhood.

  • Visited October 2013
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Dayton, Ohio
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Not as good as we had remembered”
Reviewed October 29, 2013

We had previously eaten here on a prior trip several years ago and wanted to try it once again. A young man outside said his father made the pasta fresh each day as it is a small family run restaurant. My wife did enjoy her lobster ravioli and I had their lasagna which was just OK; however, we are not sure if we would return again as there are better choices within the North Beach area.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank wcsail
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Siesta Key, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
120 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
“Okay food - terrible service”
Reviewed October 19, 2013

The food was pretty basic Italian food that was adequate. My eggplant parm was something you could get in frozen form and microwave. My wife's chicken was overly breaded and crispy - with little taste on its own. The prices were a bit high for what we got -- each of our entrees was $16 even though they were not large or good. But the worst part was our waiter. He walked past our table 10 times and never once looked to see how we were doing -- he was watching a TV on the wall. He never offered us grated cheese on our entrees -- everyone else in the restaurant was offered it. I had to flag him down to get a refill on water and a glass of wine. We waited and waited for him to clear our dishes and get our check. There are plenty of other better restaurants on the same street to go to.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank Bobbo_SRQ
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York, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
91 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Great little Italian”
Reviewed September 19, 2013

We were enticed in by the usher, advising his Dad had made the pasta by hand for the past 15 years.
The service was friendly and unhurried, especially as the restaurant was completely packed out. The handmade pasta was tasty and filling, the Veal also looked excellent.
When going to the restroom you do get to pass the kitchen and see the chefs at work, the food is great quality for the size of the place. The lights are on the outside of the toilets, so be prepared to be plunged into darkness if someone hits them by mistake.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank Edward L
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Cupertino, CA
Level 6 Contributor
178 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
“What a disappointment .”
Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

We were in a hurry to grab a meal and this was the only place without a wait. Should have known. Only thing I can say that is positive is that beer and wine are reasonably priced. The food was not good at all. Nothing tasted fresh, and if you are okay with grabbing the free gummy bears from the plate that has probably been in front of every guest that evening, then you must have a great immune system

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank groovology
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