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Mio Vicino

1290 Benton St, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4805
+1 408-241-9414
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (12 reviews)
“clams” (5 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1290 Benton St, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4805
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

This small, family restaurant, is one of the Best Italian Restaurants in California. The food is very authentic and the taste is out of this world. Service is good, but the place gets busy on the weekends. Great wine and craft beers too. Don't hersitate,...More

Thank dengrove
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We have been to Mio Vicino about four times for dinner, twice on a Saturday and twice on a Friday. We try to arrive within the first hour of opening the restaurant. It's been hit or miss in this place. The food is very good...More

Thank bellabookworm8x8
Reviewed April 17, 2018

I was visiting the area and searched for Italian Restaurants on TA. This one was reasonably close to where I was staying and had nice reviews. It is near the corner on the outside of a strip mall so keep a keen eye or you...More

Thank bbbob84
Reviewed February 22, 2018

Grandparents, parents and two little ones all enjoyed dinner here last night. The service, food, drink and decor could not have been better. Nice fried calamari and artichokes to start followed by pizzas, spaghetti and a giant meatball plus pasta and veggies and clams were...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed January 21, 2018

I have been coming to Mio Vicino for the last 15 years and have always enjoyed it. The friendly staff, homey atmosphere, consistent and varied menu choices, keeps me coming back.

Thank docbourget
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner. Our server Johnny was wonderful. We were lucky not to have a wait on this night. Loved the penne and Italian Sausage and the lasagna the very most. Bread is killer! Yummm. We had a great night enjoying each other's company...More

Thank DebMey11
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Expect to wait. This little restaurant turns out good Italian food of large portions for reasonable prices. The only negative is the 30 minute - 1 hour wait times.

Thank ruthiewilkins1
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Had a very pleasant dinner with four of us. Can't say the food was anything special. The interior was more "diner" than restaurant and thought the food was rather "average" Italian food. The service was ok for a crowded evening. I wouldn't go out of...More

Thank dhen
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service! Enjoyed the specialty Italian sausage with a good bottle of wine at one of the outside tables.

Thank Nidhugg
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

3 of us of 3 different ages dined together. We each ordered a different pasta and each cleaned his or her plate. The food was delicious, the servers were friendly, and the place was clean. However to say the restaurant lacked ambiance puts it mildly....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 Benton St, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4805
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-241-9414
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