Angelino Restaurant
Angelino Restaurant

Angelino Restaurant

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://angelinorestaurant.com/
  • Phone: 4153315225x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Monday - Thursday Lunch: 11:30am - 3PM Monday - Thursday Dinner: 5 - 9:30 Friday - Saturday: 11:30am - 9:30pm Sunday: 11:30am - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Italian
  • Executive Chef: Alfredo Ancona
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Beer, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Special Events: For the week of Sunday, October 20th until Saturday, October 26th we will be offering special Neapolitan Menus in addition to our regular menu. The proceeds from the sales of the special menus will benefit the artists of the Neapolitan Opera House, Teatro di San Carlo to perform with the San Francisco Opera uniting the two bays.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Princess
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Angelino Restaurant offers a one hour parking discount from all city lots or the private valet parking lot next door with parking receipt. Please present parking receipt to your host or server.
A word from Angelino Restaurant
Angelino Restaurant strives to provide each customer with a peek into the spirit of Italy: delicious food, world-class wine, and unforgettable memories with family and friends. Experience the rich culture of Italy through the superb cuisine, friendly atmosphere, and warm hospitality of the Ancona family and the staff of Angelino Restaurant.

Executive Chef Alfredo Ancona excels in blending traditional Italians flavors with high-quality local ingredients. Our menu is carefully crafted to highlight the freshest ingredients each season has to offer. Freshly baked bread, house-made pastas, and locally caught seafood are among the highlights of what customers both new and old love to enjoy with us. A variety of authentic, Italian desserts provide the perfect touch of sweetness to finish an excellent meal.
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Angelino Restaurant reviews from OpenTable diners
43 reviews since May 19, 2014
Overall Rating4
  • Food4.1
    Service4
  • Ambiance3.9
    Noise LevelModerate
88% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
scenic view (29)neighborhood gem (20)fit for foodies (19)special occasion (14)romantic (11)great for lunch (10)good for groups (9)notable wine list (8)kid-friendly (5)great for brunch (3)vibrant bar scene (2)hot spot (2)great for outdoor dining (2)late-night find (1)Show More
  • Pasta Perfect
    SFfoodie
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    Excellent choice if you are looking for perfectly prepared pasta.
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  • good food, friendly service
    shel
    Dined on 9/1/2014
    Friendly Italian owner and staff! Good food too! Wine list a little small and pricey.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, scenic view, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • THE italian restaurant in the bay
    Visitor
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    I have been visiting the bay area in the last 30 years many times, for business and for leisure. I am living in Italy and I do not normally expect to find the same quality of food and preparation of the italian kitchen when visiting italian restaurants outside of Italy. But Angelino in Sausalito is the one exception: an italian restaurant worth that classification. Excellent food, prepared without sophistications and according to italian traditions. I was always completely satisfied during my visits at Angelino. Also its location in front of the bay is spectacular and its atmosphere is calm, comfortable and relaxing.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Disappointed...
    DidierVIP
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    Entering into Restaurant, and dealing with the hostess you already feel like you are not the customer… The food was so so, but our waiter was nice which is perhaps the high note of this dinner.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Go Pasquale!
    inSF
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    What a dining experience and what a pleasure to get to know Pasquale, the heart and soul behind Angelino. Him and his family, and the rest of the crew, are wonderful! They even arranged for a breath-taking full moon to rise on the bay during our meal although I suspect that wasn't entirely their job... But the terrific eggplant parmigiana, the fritto misto, the arancini and fish were, and they were all great! Thank hou for a special, truly Italian dining experience!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Would not return
    SausalitoFoodieVIP
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Four of us ate at Angelino's for the first time this weekend. The waiter could not understand "perfect manhattan" for our drink orders. The drinks had to be sent back twice, with one of us finally getting up to speak directly to the bartender and explain no, we did not want Knob Creek on the rocks. The bartender was surly. We were specifically told the Bolognese had home made fettuccini, which it most definitely was not. When our plates were cleared, we told the person who asked how our meal was that it wasn't very good. He did not follow up, just took the plates away. There aren't a lot of great food alternatives in Sausalito, but there is certainly better than this. We won't be returning.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Absolutely delicious meal & service
    Cheryl
    Dined on 7/4/2014
    Thank you for a fantastic dining experience. The food was absolutely delicious, and the service impeccable! Angelino's is one of Marin's very best!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Angelino
    Islanders
    Dined on 7/4/2014
    Good food and but chef needs etiquette lessons however Italian server was accommodating.
    Special Features:
    scenic view
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Delicious!
    kg11VIP
    Dined on 6/28/2014
    The meal was superb! Try their signature appetizer, Mare e Orto. It's flavor and texture is unique. Grilled Monterey calamari, baby rock octopus, grilled shrimp, clams and mussels with jardinière vegetables in citrus vinaigrette. Their fish dishes are really fresh and well prepared. Comfortable place, with a surprisingly large number of locals for such a "touristy" location.
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  • Disappointing
    FoodLoverVIP
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    The bolonese pasta tasted like chef boyRD with soggy noodles. My veal was just ok...no imagination in the flavors or presentation. First glass of wine had to go back cuz it had turned and the waiter said he often has to return that one (think it was the barbera). You have to pay for parking unless you can get street parking (good luck). Then they cancelled my open table reservation for some reason and I had to call them to get it back so I'd get my points!
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • More of a lunch spot
    Cali4eva
    Dined on 6/18/2014
    I made a reservation for 5 of us for dinner. Service was poor, we waited a while to order, then one of our drink orders and an appetizer were entered incorrectly. We had the mare e orto and antipasti appetizers. Mare e orto was very nice, antipasti I could do without. Cocktails were underwhelming, but wine list was decent. Entrees were ok, gnocchi was underwhelming and poorly plated, but my parents thought the shrimp scampi was delicious and looked like a nice dish. Portions were smaller than expected. Nice ambience, inconsistent food and drinks, and training-like staff. Maybe better for lunch?
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • It was a bit disappointing
    cailach
    Dined on 6/7/2014
    The tables at the front have a great view. Tables at the back are quite tight - and chilly if the door is open. My husband's pasta (orecchiette with peas) looked really unappealing - kind of grey, but tasted ok. The salmon in the pasta special seemed mushy (overcooked?) and had a strong taste/smell; Pizza was really good. Service was spotty (appetizer never arrived; recommended a dish that they didn't have).
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  • Nice view, but mediocre food.
    jojo
    Dined on 5/31/2014
    As mentioned great view, but food sub par. Especially the pizza; had a anchovy pizza with spongy crust and adequate cheeze. The kind of pizza you would expect to make at home after shopping at safeway for your ingredients.
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  • GREAT!!!
    GandM1984VIP
    Dined on 5/25/2014
    Food, Service and atmosphere was all great! Small place but make sup for it in the food and service. We will be back!!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Glad we tried it.
    MenumavVIP
    Dined on 5/25/2014
    We made a spur of the moment reservation here after an afternoon hike along Richardson Bay. We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner, sharing a salad, an order of ravioli and the mussels. All were first -rate. The service was great--our waiter was gracious, knowledgeable, and efficient. This place caters to tourists, but also seems like a family place and somewhere that "regulars" probably enjoy returning to.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, scenic view, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Getaway Restaurant
    Keeper
    Dined on 5/25/2014
    Gnocchi was Spectacular; Seafood Appetizer was amazing. Good Wine, good service, plenty to eat, excellent coffee,expresso. We will go back. Views outstanding from the front tables, bar served dinner too, and looked inviting. Even the back tables were more than acceptable.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 27 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 19, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.2
    • Food4.3
    • Ambiance4
    • Service4.1
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 365 reviews are from the Angelino Restaurant reviews archive.
  • A Surprise In Plain Sight
    Marinepicure
    Dined on 4/26/2014
    We had heard of Angelino from friends new to Marin, but hadn't been there. Saturday night we had a marvelous dinner, great service, and easy parking in the lot next door. The wine recommended by our waiter was an Italian white we did not know, and was exactly as requested. That began a most attentive and delicious dinner. Great arancini & Cesar salad to start, followed by perfect ravioli and local sand dabs. We will be back, and bring friends and family!
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, special occasion, Scenic View, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene, Notable Wine List
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Still one of the best
    Vicki
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    Angelino's is a Sausalito Gem. Its one of the few restaurants which makes you feel at home while the food is fresh and consistently delicious. Truly a long time favorite. Reminds me of the Italian restaurants back in New York. Priceless!
    Special Features:
    Neighborhood Gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2003VIP
    Dined on 4/19/2014
    This is a family owned restaurant that has been in Sausalito for some time. The food is excellent. The service outstanding. It has a somewhat unique ambience. It is not trendy but rather has a loyal and sophisticated clientele that appreciates good food. It's location in the tourist area of Sausalito is misleading.
    Special Features:
    Scenic View, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Pretty good food and great
    shel
    Dined on 4/6/2014
    Pretty good food and great view if you get a good table (view from one side of the table mainly). Good service also. A tad noisy for my taste. The menu is good - but the wine list is overpriced. I guess in Sausalito you'd expect that, but I had better wines for the price on the beachfront in Maui.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, scenic view
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • foodie2
    foodie2
    Dined on 3/28/2014
    I am not a tourist and have been dining at your restaurant for years. I was hoping for a wonderful dining experience with our friends visiting from out of the country, but it was very disappointing! I asked for a spicy bloody mary and was given a very horseradish tasting drink. I asked for spice like tabasco, and heard the bartender, "Mr Wonderful" complain. So he sent over a tray to make my own bloody mary - Seriously!!! Very rude, grumpy and needs a lesson in customer service. Perhaps bartending is not for him anymore.
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    scenic view
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  • Not great, not bad
    JimWVIP
    Dined on 3/14/2014
    Went to Angelino with friends, the place was moderately busy on a Friday night but definitely not crowded. Food was average, I had fish and my three companions had pasta - nothing special Service was fair to poor - I had to repeatedly look for the waiter and ask for a diet coke, after the 4th request I asked the man who cleared the dishes from the table and he was kind enough to take care of us. Not a place I would go back to again given the choices (like the Outback where the service is much better)
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    scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Disappointing
    Mohair
    Dined on 3/9/2014
    Service was spotty, little attention after ordering and serving was done in shifts. Waiter was friendly but insincere. Regulars were seemingly given all the best service.
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    scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great neighborhood Restaurant
    kg11VIP
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    In the very epicenter of a "touristy" street in Sausalito is Angelino. Quaint, comfortable, excellent Italian food with an emphasis on fresh seafood. Nice wine list. Try the Mare e Orto salad to start. Their soup is also homemade and delicious. The petrale prepared to perfection!
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Real Italian food
    MattVIP
    Dined on 2/22/2014
    It's hard to find an Italian restaurant that cooks food that actually tastes like what's served in Italy. Angelino delivers fantastic food that has that "special something" that's common in Italy but rare here in the States.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Angelino Was A Perfect Valentine
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    We used to go to this location on Bridgway in Sausalito a long time ago when I lived there and it was Jack London's so it was a perfect place for Valentine's day - about 100'' from the bay! The food was great. I had the veal chop and it was very tasty as was the veal marsala my wife had. We split a caesar salad which was also perfect. The service was also very attentive. The place was full, but we could still have a nice conversation with the noise.
    Special Features:
    romantic, scenic view, hot spot, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A very special meal. More
    MillValleyDon
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    A very special meal. More like Europe than America. Beautifully prepared with wonderful and unique flavors. The service was impeccable. The décor is nice, but nothing special. The noise level was muted which was a real pleasure. My wife and I could actually have a real conversation even though the restaurant was full.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, scenic view, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • First Time
    OpenTable Diner Since 2004
    Dined on 2/7/2014
    We have lived in Marin 30+ years and seem to have procrastinated on eating at Angelino's. We loved it! Food was great, service was prompt and kindly attentive. This restaurant will now be on our list of regulars and a place to take our out-of-town guests!
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    fit for foodies
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  • I chose Angelino for my mom's
    OpenTable Diner Since 2003VIP
    Dined on 2/1/2014
    I chose Angelino for my mom's 70th birthday dinner based on other OpenTable reviews, and we were not disappointed! The food was delicious, our server was truly delightful, and we all had a great time!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Sausalito visitor
    BillR
    Dined on 2/1/2014
    This is the best Northern Italian food we've had in Sausalito during a one month visit.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, scenic view, neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • I love this restaurant but
    OpenTable Diner Since 2002VIP
    Dined on 1/30/2014
    I love this restaurant but thought it was off this night. Food came too quickly and the pasta was just ok ... not outstanding as I have had in the past. Hope this isn't going to be a trend!
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good experience
    Ckent
    Dined on 1/24/2014
    Had never been there didn't have any idea about food or ambience. Turned out great. Food was great, ambience was comfortable and friendly and service was great.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, kid-friendly, romantic, neighborhood gem
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fresh with a homemade touch
    Allinmodertion
    Dined on 1/4/2014
    Fresh seafood with homemade pastas How can you go wrong
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    scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • It's sausalito
    Zjohngo
    Dined on 1/3/2014
    Typical overpriced Sausalito restaurant. Very nice view of the San Francisco skyline but the food was average at best. Waiter was very professional. Handy parking lot next door($10) The Wife and I try a new restaurant on the first Friday of every month. This was our first swing and a miss. we are not likely to return.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • New Year's Eve Dinner
    chuckski
    Dined on 12/31/2013
    My wife and I enjoyed a fabulous meal on NYE at Angelino -- we would recommend it as one of the best restaurants in Sausalito. If you love fine Italian food, you will love Angelino !!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list, romantic, late-night find, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Short notice
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 12/26/2013
    We found ourselves in Sausalito in the early evening and used open table to find a good restaurant for a quick meal. Our meal was wonderful and we had one of the best Cesar salads ever. Every thing was tasty and well prepared.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good Italian Food
    KABS
    Dined on 12/7/2013
    Have eaten here several times, food always good. Good service by a charming waiter from italy. Do think the prices are high...but it is Sausalito!
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always loved Angelino's
    scottstanleyVIP
    Dined on 12/7/2013
    This place is one of my favorite restaurants of all time. The best food, the best atmosphere, the best satisfaction. The only reason I gave it a low score is because they stuck me in the back and the service from the servers in the back is not as high quality as the front of the restaurant. This place is still my favorite, but I was disappointed to be at a table that wasn't the best with service that was sub par.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Italy meets Sausalito - It's Great!
    SirJim
    Dined on 12/1/2013
    Neighborhood gem in the middle of the Sausalito scene. Been by it 50 times and didn't notice until I read some positive reviews. Wow! Glad I did. We had a wonderful lunch that was so authentically Italian, it was stunning. You'll only really appreciate this place if you've been to Italy. The tastes aren't over done/over wrought like so many Italian restaurants in the US, especially in the middle of such a tourist area. They're just pure and simple and perfect! We loved every bite. And the biggest bonus of all is there is a reasonably priced parking lot literally next door, so the question of can I find parking when I get there is taken care of! Easy and Wonderful place for great Italian. We're fortunate to be local, and we'll be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, scenic view, neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Delicious food, slow service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 11/23/2013
    Food and wine were delicious. Angelino's could think about hiring at least two more waiters, though.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, neighborhood gem, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.