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Spasso Cucina italiana

1140 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3877
+1 805-643-2777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lasagna” (24 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
“agnolotti” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1140 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3877
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Found this place by chance. It's cozy and beach-y with enough touches to let you know your in a true Italian food establishment. We had good service. The food was fine.

Thank kaylaartt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spasso is definitely a happening little joint. It is small and quaint and the service is spectacular! We started with sharing the caprese salad which they split for us on separate plates (love this!) it was very good. We also had the calamari appy which...More

Thank Mer1001
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Had a great dinner recently with several business relations. We came in early and it was not busy yet. We were quickly seated and attended by the waiters. Good suggestions on wine and starters. Starters came out quickly and were of good quality. Main course...More

Thank AvdV80
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this stellar restaurant. We decided last minute to go on a Saturday night, and wow it was so busy (always a good sign!). They were so accomadating and went out of their way to get us a table....More

Thank amyholm1970
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Have been wanting to try this place for awhile and glad we finally did. Wonderful pasta done with just a few simple ingredients but all adding up to a delicious dinner. I had the bucatini alla Gricia which has only a few ingredients but tasted...More

Thank jerjon
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a local eatery and stumbled upon Spasso's. What a great find! Best lasagna I have had in years! We all really enjoyed the food and friendly atmosphere. They even gave us a complimentary desert to share. Outstanding!!!! I will be back...More

Thank Bryan F
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Looking at all the other reviews I wish I had ordered the lasagna. Everything we ordered was amazing. And the atmosphere was cozy.

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We tried the pizza, pesto pasta and a marinara pasta. The pizza was great because they gave us four different toppings with two slices of each kind. The pesto pasta was strong, but good and we all loved the marinara and bread. Order their sangiovese...More

Thank Dianne H
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Not close to the hype we've been hearing about. The good: the service was good, not great but good, the bread was very good! The atmosphere was nice, not too loud but not too quiet. The clams are of very high quality, the sauce was...More

Thank Phil P
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Well as the title states, order the lasagna. Everyone who didn't was not happy with their choice. The ravioli was on the tough side and the pesto was pretty bland. Back to the lasagna! Light , if you can imagine lasagna and the word light...More

Thank Franniep55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3877
    (Zephyr Ct.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-2777
  • E-mail
Spasso Cucina Italiana is a delightful Italian/Roman cuisine located just steps from the Pacific Ocean. A great setting and great cuisine makes this a must visit for all destination diners. A great menu offers several of your favorites as well as some of ours. Outdoor seating is available and we welcome you to join us for your next dining encounter.
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