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San Gennaro Cafe - CLOSED

140 S Barrington Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90049-3306
+1 310-476-9696
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
29 Jul 2013
“A Good Trattoria: Gourmets Need Not Apply”
29 Sep 2012
“Food is what you eat here, not atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
140 S Barrington Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90049-3306
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

We've been eating at San Gennaro (at their original Brentwood location) for two decades. This is a fairly-priced (if you avoid the specials) neighborhood trattoria without pretensions that delivers very good Italian dishes. Over the years there certainly have been a few misses, but overall...More

Thank Houn
Reviewed 29 September 2012

Average can be good. This is that type of joint that works well for me. The place attracts a crowd that wants a decent portion, not pay a stiff price and you get in and out. Plenty of red sauce dishes but they have expanded...More

1  Thank Frank G
Reviewed 30 May 2012

My hubby is a New Yorker who loves his pizza. I am a Michigander who had one too many Pizza Huts/Little Caesars that I really started disliking the dish. But I try to eat it as often as I can handle it for the sake...More

Thank keyser_soosie
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Food was average at best. Even the pasta was undercooked! Veal dishes were very pricey and tasteless. Purchased vouchers via Gilt City and San Genarro staff seemed to make up the rules on its use- "cannot combine with other offers" became only one voucher per...More

Thank summer01201
Reviewed 24 March 2012

$14 bottles of wine are a good reason to visit this restaurant. Huge menu, you will find something you like, daily specials too, Outside tables for a warm evening. Good value food for girls night out.

Thank CRM13
Reviewed 7 June 2011

My favorite. The best food, intimate atmosphere and reasonable. Foccacia bread, the best. Lots of dishes to choose from and great pizza.

Thank blueeyz17
Reviewed 10 June 2009

Recently sent my son to try out their buy one, get one free coupon. Part of the expiration date of 6/23/09 was torn off and hostess refused to honor it, stating it was not valid. Furthermore, host (Female, 5'8" brown hair) refused to give my...More

1  Thank 42N8MOM
Reviewed 3 June 2008

The restaurant touts an extensive $12 wine list but when you try to pick anything decent from the list it is not available. The waiter then tried suggesting (actually picking) overpriced bottles from the regular list. With a bad start the waiter said that our...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2008

The setting has charm and warmth, the menu is tasty and has a variety of price ranges so it's affordable, the cheaper items were still creative and tasty. There are nice $12 bottles of wine for a table to share. Really like the outdoor seating...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2007

Small local italien restaurant in Brentwood Village. GREAT Pizza. Nice atmosphere.

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  • Address: 140 S Barrington Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90049-3306
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-476-9696
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