Great Food!This is a great restaurant. We have just returned from Italy and this food is on par with that. Some of the entrees are available in half portions which allow you to try more items. There are wide and varied selections.They have a nice wine list.
Service was average; but the manager was available and even helped with changing out silver.5/20/2013 12:00:00 AMAll around great night outAwsome food great service super atmosphere, upscale but but relaxed.5/17/2013 12:00:00 AMChinato's was fantasticAmazing and really unique food combinations, one of the best restaurants I've been it in a while, competes with the best in NYC! Try the beef tongue appetizer, kind of scary to order but it was soo good. Wine list is great, servers all very helpful and patient with all of our questions on the ingredients. Value was really fair for such great quality. Highly recommend.5/11/2013 12:00:00 AMAbsotulety amazing!!!Amazing experience!!! The food was absolutely delisious!!! Outstanding service!!! Gelato is a must have!!!4/27/2013 12:00:00 AMThe gnocchi was excellentThe gnocchi was excellent and the service was wonderful. I will definitely return.4/25/2013 12:00:00 AMToo many waiters and servants,Too many waiters and servants, dressed in different outfits, couldn't tell who is working there and who is the guest...4/25/2013 12:00:00 AMThis is our second time here,This is our second time here, and we are never disappointed. Excellent food & menu, impeccable service and a great evening !4/19/2013 12:00:00 AMThird time at this restaurant.Third time at this restaurant. Everything they do is special.4/19/2013 12:00:00 AMI would say this was moreI would say this was more like Italian comfort food. It was not heaping piles of pasta smothered in sauce but rather great ingredients and natural flavors. Not a menu you would expect but a delightful experience.4/15/2013 12:00:00 AMDowntown gemDinner was very good, with some use of local ingredients. Each of us had pasta dishes that were fresh and flavorful. The ambience is modern yet comfortable, with nice lighting and decor. We didn't sit at the bar, but intend to return to try it since it looked nice. Fun location on pedestrian-friendly E. 4th - easy distance to stadiums and theater district.4/13/2013 12:00:00 AMEnjoyed the clever combinationEnjoyed the clever combination of tastes offered on the menu. Waiter was very patient in answering our group's questions about ingredients.4/8/2013 12:00:00 AMThe food was excellent. NoThe food was excellent. No complaints at all. I had the calves liver with figs and my friends had breast of veal, lamb stew and chicken. All were pleased.4/6/2013 12:00:00 AMChinato had great charm, aChinato had great charm, a romantic dining room, and a pretty hopping bar. The food was good. The only downfall was the dining room was a bit crowded (lots of small tables smashed together) so we sat in a booth in the bar which was really loud for our "romantic" date.4/5/2013 12:00:00 AMLovely dinner. Very attentiveLovely dinner. Very attentive wait staff. Delicious food. Very convenient to Tower City and the CIFF Film Festival! Thanks.4/5/2013 12:00:00 AMLove that you can order smallerLove that you can order smaller sized portions. More restaurants should do this. Less food would go to waste.4/3/2013 12:00:00 AMBeautiful restaurant ! SoBeautiful restaurant ! So convenient that it has its own valet. The open kitchen atmosphere gives a great warm vibe. I will request a window seat next time, so as to enjoy the street scene also. Love the option of ordering half portions. We ordered both the tomato and onion soup- both were outstanding, especially with the abundance of warm crusty bread .Service was very quick and efficient .3/30/2013 12:00:00 AMI had the scallops which wereI had the scallops which were very nice. My daughter was overtired though and nothing would please her that night.3/22/2013 12:00:00 AMFabulous with delicious combinationFabulous with delicious combinations of food. Excellent!3/22/2013 12:00:00 AMThe menu is a little unusualThe menu is a little unusual so it takes some thoughtful selection but everything we have had has been great. This was our second time at the resteraunt. The first time we felt quite rushed and were in and out very quickly. The second time we had a great server who made good recommendations and was very entertaining. We had a really great evening.3/20/2013 12:00:00 AMAnother great place in CLEWe are so fortunate to have many if the best restaurants in the country right here in CLE3/16/2013 12:00:00 AMWe enjoyed our dining experienceWe enjoyed our dining experience very much. The menu offered some different variety that was very much appreciated. The staff was exceptional - each and every one that served or welcomed us!3/15/2013 12:00:00 AMLove love this place... TheLove love this place... The food is delicious, the service is the best in Cleveland!!!!!3/15/2013 12:00:00 AMWorthwhile diningGood food,extensive wine list which is pricey for unknown foreign labels2/14/2013 12:00:00 AM