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Sarafina's Italian Kitchen

794 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
+1 209-795-9858
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
5 days ago
“Began our father's day meal with the best calamari I've had in years.”
4 weeks ago
“A great spaghetti”
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$$ - $$$
794 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Sarafina's is always pleasantly bustling and the food good to excellent. Nice too, in this hot weather, to go up a few thousand feet and down a few degrees in temperature!

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is very good but oh so expensive. You do get a lot of food and I have never driven by the restaurant, when it was open, that there aren't cars parked clear out on the street. The service is good and the food...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My family & I ate her 2 nights in a row in April 2016. My boy are 8 & 10 yrs and love pasta. They loved to sit at the tiny 4 people bar near the register (It is mostly sit down dining in a...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Love this place. been coming here since they opened. try the calamari for appetizer. light batter and taste great. The entry list is all good. My partner loves Sara's Favorite. The ribeye steak is amazing good. If Lasagne is offered as a special, grab it!...More

Thank Gerard T
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great portions. Delious food. Recommend making a reservation. Small, busy quaint resturant. Tables close together.

Thank ldconnelly
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Sarafina's is consistently very good. Comfort Italian food is how I'd describe her cooking. Portions are large and prices are fair. service staff is always very friendly and accommodating. Sara herself frequently checks-in on diners,making sure they are enjoying themselves. Sarafina's is our favorite restaurant...More

Thank newmediasoup2
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The place to eat in Arnold. Very busy. Don't forget to get reservations ahead of time. They have a very nice wine list.

Thank Don S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We decided at the last minute to try Sarafina's on a Saturday night. The restaurant was full but they managed to get us seated in a very reasonable time. Reservations advised- especially on weekends! The restaurant is rather small and rustic. They will seat people...More

Thank awm1
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Four of us had dinner over the weekend. Make reservations a week ahead if it's a good skiing weekend, tho you might be able to walk in and eat in the smallish bar. We eat at Sarafina's often and we are always pleased. The ambiance...More

Thank namsmom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a very cozy restaurant with a good menu. Food is great, customer service is excellent and good wine choices if you drink

Thank Cindi H
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Do you sell gift cards or gift certificates? online?
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Response from awm1 | Reviewed this property |
sorry I don't know- here is their number:(209) 795 - 9858
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 794 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Arnold
  • Phone Number: +1 209-795-9858
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