We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Benvenutis Restaurante

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308 (James Garner)
+1 405-310-5271
Website
Today
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

157 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 156: English reviews
Norman, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times before and have never been disappointed. Excellent food, atmosphere and service. There are several new offerings on the menu and we both tried something new for our meal...Rustica. It was a mix of large shrimp, chicken, mushrooms and speck over pasta, all in a delicious sauce. We started the meal by sharing an appetizer... More 

Helpful?
Thank okpat1
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upscale menu. Professional staff. Great atmosphere. Only positive comments can be made about this establishment. I would recommend this Italian restaurant to everyone. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

Helpful?
Thank BW1947
Norman, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A great place for Italian food. Very creative and unusual menu. Nice choice of wines. Can be a little more on the pricey end. Worth the money and they also do wonderful catering.

Helpful?
Thank SunSister1
Basalt, Colorado
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was looking for a restaurant for a quiet birthday celebration. Being a friday night I made reservations and requested a quiet table. Even though the place was packed and people waiting to be seated, we were shown to a very quiet table at our requested time. The staff were very friendly and had excellent recommendations. The food was marvelous... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kim K
Norman, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to Benvenuti's for years! The food is absolutely Devine! The pasta from hell is one of my all time favorites (it is spicy), the filet is one of the best I've ever had, and the sea bass will melt in your mouth! All of the appetizers are delish as well as all the... More 

Helpful?
Thank TinaMJones
Plano, Texas
Level Contributor
100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised to find a restaurant in Norman with food of this quality and inventiveness. The dining room is a little "old school dark" for my taste so we ate out on the patio. We enjoyed three great appetizers including a bruschetta with buffalo mozzarella and pillowy soft sun-dried tomatoes that melted in your mouth. They also served... More 

Helpful?
Thank Malcolm G
Maryland
Level Contributor
89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I saw some good reviews so decided to try this Italian restaurant near the OU campus, and this was one of the best food experiences I've had. The fried risotto ball appetizer melted in your mouth, the raviolis were outstanding and the desserts were to die for. I will be back here again. And coming from the Mid-Atlantic, the prices... More 

Helpful?
Thank DCLDad
Temple, Tx
Level Contributor
77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Quiet elegant surroundings with attentive wait staff. House cab good. Poke belly and scallops (weird combo, huh?) was great and wifeys pizza also excellent

Helpful?
Thank DocBobTemple
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Good hearty Italian Cuisine, Anti Pastas and main course were large portions, Serve staff were friendly but unfortunately the restaurant was packed and the kitchen staff were back logged. Resulted in our food taking a long time to arrive.

Helpful?
Thank kbarreto
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
101 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I ate at Benvenutis a few years ago. It was even better than I remembered. It is one of the best restaurants in Norman. The service and food is outstanding. It also has an excellent wine list. It's perfect for any special occasion, or just a night out with your favorite special friend(s). Highly recommended.

Helpful?
Thank Kathy H

Travellers who viewed Benvenutis Restaurante also viewed

 

Been to Benvenutis Restaurante? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$60
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
    (James Garner)
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: +1 405-310-5271

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Benvenutis Restaurante staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?