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Vivo Ristorante

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18352 Lessard Rd NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6M 2W8, Canada (184 St)
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My wife and I went here for our "Dinner and a movie" date. When you walk in you can see by the decor that this is a serious restaurant, with a very attractive and modern decor. It just screams "high cuisine". The impression is not false. We had a reservation and were seated in a very nice table location. There... More 

1 Thank Maurice780
Toronto, Canada
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84 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I went to this restaurant with a friend. The waiter explained the approach of this restaurant which is some form of family dining - large portions. We ordered the grilled Caesar salad, roasted Brussels sprouts and the Branzino. The salad was find but nothing special. The Branzino was perfectly cooked and delicious. I should have sent the Brussels sprouts back... More 

1 Thank RLMCT
Edmonton, Canada
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Vivo is definitely one of the best restaurants in Edmonton. We were able to enjoy Vivo again in mid-June to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The servers are knowledgeable and professional and take the time to explain the dishes when they are brought to the table. The caprese salad, fetuccini al formaggio, and beef tenderloin are our favourite dishes to order.... More 

Thank Jordan S
Nova Scotia, Canada
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

On a recent visit to Edmonton to visit our daughter, we were recommended this restaurant because of its 'family' style Italian cuisine. Located in the West end of Edmonton, the restaurant offered a unique style approach. The food was ok, nothing spectacular but noting really to complain about. We started with a Caesar salad. The romaine lettuce was 'almost whited'... More 

Thank Ian S
Edmonton, Canada
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We rented the private room which was good for about 10 people. We did the family style food which was ok. There was lots of food and a decent amount of left overs. The risotto was nothing special. Lots of mushrooms which I was ok with but a lot of people weren't. Not a ton of flavor though. The pasta... More 

Thank NathanFried
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105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

When visiting Edmonton I was taken to this restaurant in a somewhat obscure location in West Edmonton suburbia. As explained by the waiter, the food is served family style. The Caesar Salad was my favourite with local source baby romaine heads lightly grilled sprinkled with shavings of Parmensan served with grilled lemons. The serving board was so heavy the waiter... More 

Thank Robert O
Edmonton, Canada
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94 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

This is Italian family dining at its finest. No doubt, it's expensive, but definitely a great special occasion spot. Book far in advance. We started with Pallame Pate - the brioche was beyond amazing and I could have eaten a jar of the apple and ginger mostarda! Next was a wild mushroom risotto - yummy, followed by Filleto de Manzo... More 

Thank Norma K
Kitchener, Canada
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Great Food! Great Service! The Grilled Sea Bass was out standing. The Caprese Salad Fresh assorted Tomatoes, Bufala Mozzarella, Fresh Pesto mmmm... Remember all their Dishes are meant to be shared!!

1 Thank ChefDtv
Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

It was only yesterday that I had heard of this restaurant, as my family were dining out for my mother's birthday. We enter the restaurant and my first thought was: "How is it I never heard of this really nice place... or noticed it?!" The interior has a very modern, elegant feel, and the menu, which has a bit of... More 

1 Thank Pierre K
Edmonton, Canada
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

First time here, but found out the restaurant has been here for almost 5 years!! I want to compliment the server, he was attentive but not overwhelming and he kept the meal at a very relaxed pace which was so very enjoyable!! The restaurant concept is based on dishes to share and the waiter was very good at explaining how... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18352 Lessard Rd NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6M 2W8, Canada
    (184 St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: 780-756-7710

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?