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The Old Spaghetti Factory

1418 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1725
+1 602-257-0380
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“spaghetti” (78 reviews)
“mizithra cheese” (29 reviews)
“spumoni” (23 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1418 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1725
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The spaghetti here is very good. The prices are ok to a bit on the pricey side for pasta. All there dishes are good. Never had a bad meal here. Vanilla ice cream was yummy for dessert. I always order the dinner meal which includes...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So this is the first time in Phoenix and picked OSF just off of google. I saw that they had a white wine clam sauce and that helped me make my decision. Turned out to be a good one. Service was very good and the...More

Thank 781JOHNB_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has very good psta and service. I recommend everyone should try it at least once, SPlus it's a very historic place in Phoenix.

Thank O3931BVcharlesr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The eating areas are very nice in a colourful & spacious way. I had the crab ravioli that was 95 percent noodle and 5 percent shredded fake crab. The green sauce was pond scum green and devoid of any flavor. My guest had chicken parmigiana...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never visited one before but what a wow factor when you walk in. The place is beautiful. we stopped in for lunch and a couple of red beers. Service was very good. Our server was very attentive. We had salad and a rueben. the rueben...More

Thank Marlon R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here before where it's super crowded but we were able to get in immediately. I've also been here where we are the only ones in the lobby and there's a long wait. Food is consistent, highly recommend the managers special. It's one of...More

Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We were looking for something different to do and decided lunch at the Spaghetti Factory and a ride on the light rail would be fun. We met some of the nicest young people who showed us how to use the ticket machine and even made...More

Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We made a dinner reservation to celebrate our friend's birthday and asked specifically to have them sing Happy Birthday! Guess what that didn't happen. We arrived early and decided to have a drink in the bar. Bad choice as the bartender was more concerned about...More

1  Thank BonsaiMe
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We have been to several Old Spaghetti Factories and this one holds up very well. The service was fine, the food was very good and the atmosphere and décor is typical of all of the restaurants. It is fine for an evening out, however, on...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

My Family of five decided to enjoy an Italian Meal @ the Old Spaghetti Factory on North Central Ave. Three things happened: #1. An insensitive Hostess decided to sit our family of five in a highly trafficked area of the Restaurante when there were obvious...More

Thank annh128
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19 January 2016|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, confirm response above... Get off at Central & McDowell. Cross street to the West. Very short walk - and safe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1418 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004-1725
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 602-257-0380
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