Mediterraneo
Mediterraneo
  • Address:
    32037 Agoura Road
    Westlake Village, CA 91361
    Neighborhood:
    Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
  • Cuisine:
    Mediterranean
    Price: $30 and under

Mediterraneo

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.med-rest.com/
  • Phone: 8188899105
  • Hours of Operation:

    Breakfast: Mon-Fri 7am-11am,Sat 8am-11am & Sun 8am-2pm with our Brunch Menu served 11am-2pm Lunch: Mon-Sat 11am-2pm with our Bar Menu served from 2:30pm-5pm Dinner: Sun-Thurs 5pm-9pm, Fri-Sat 5pm-10pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
  • Executive Chef: Lisa Biondi
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: The Mediterraneo Room has a private creek side entrance and a spacious outdoor terrace with fountain. The room boasts vaulted ceilings, black crystal chandeliers and a cozy fireplace. The Mediterraneo Room offers a setting that is elegant, romantic and sophisticated.
  • Private Party Contact: events@med-rest.com 8188890230
  • Special Events: Nestled between a private lake, rustic vineyard and intimate gardens, Mediterraneo provides a uniquely unforgettable setting for your next special event. Our Mediterraneo Room offers a private entrance that leads guests along a babbling creek with picturesque views of the lake and the glorious gardens of the Westlake Village Inn.For al fresco events, your guests can enjoy the spacious outdoor patios and fireplace. Inside, the room’s vaulted ceiling and black crystal chandeliers provide a dramatic and stylish ambiance, while the cozy fireplace adds a romantic touch to this comfortable yet sophisticated setting.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Lakeview Canyon
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Self parking in private lot.
A word from Mediterraneo
Mediterraneo offers a creative bistro style seasonal menu that utilizes the freshest seasonal produce, herbs, seafood, poultry, and meats available in the market.

Our award winning wine list offers the best influences and sophistication of the old, and the new world’s varietals and wine makers’ creations.

The service is friendly yet professional, and the ambiance is comfortable but sophisticated, classic-elegant, romantic, and relaxing.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerOutdoor Dining
  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked 1000-Point Tables
Mediterraneo reviews from OpenTable diners
114 reviews since June 25, 2014
Overall Rating4.1
  • Food4.2
    Service4
  • Ambiance4.4
    Noise LevelModerate
87% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
great for outdoor dining (82)neighborhood gem (53)special occasion (48)fit for foodies (47)scenic view (44)romantic (38)great for lunch (35)good for groups (31)great for brunch (19)notable wine list (16)hot spot (13)kid-friendly (9)vibrant bar scene (8)late-night find (8)Show More
  • Bar service was slow
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/19/2014
    The overall experience was very good. However the bar service from the time of ordering a drink and receiving it was more than 5 minutes and my glass of red wine was around 15 minutes and arrived after the main course lamb was served. Not good. The bar was slow.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Octoberfest
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Upon arrival parking was a mess due to Octoberfest celebration at next door restaurant. We arrived 15 minutes early and still needed to wait 1/2 hr to be seated although there were plenty of open tables available. Once seated, it took about 10 minutes for the waiter to acknowledge and another 15 minutes to bring water and drinks. We had to remind him we would like to have bread a couple times and finally received it with our appetizers. Opened with Tuna Tartare and Braised Pork. Main courses were Oso Buco, King Salmon, Filet Mignon and the Bavarian Farmers Special of Pork Tenderloin and Bratwurst. For dessert ordered the Apple Crumble Pie and Florentine Art, OK but nothing special. Concerned with the slow start service gets C+, food a B.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Go to place.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    This is our go to place for entertaining out of town guests and for special celebrations. Service is always outstanding and the food is reliably very good. The outdoor patio tables are great for lunch and brunch.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Birthday with Friends
    MarilynVIP
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Enjoyed a birthday celebration with 5 friends. We sat outside in the lovely garden/lake setting. The service was excellent. They were there the minute we sat down and attentive through out. Everyone was happy with their meal.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • cant go wrong
    rockyVIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    well run, manager makes his rounds hostess smiles and they try to accommodate your needs...Food is served at the right time and siaze...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • New and improved
    CaynerVIP
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    This longtime Westlake Village staple has a new menu and some fantastic additions. The service was an 11 on a 10 scale and we will be returning very soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • great palce to eat
    Betty
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    Overall out dining experience was very good. Although the food is not exceptional, it was very good. Yjr ambiance was good with patio dining. The service was excellent
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not worth the $$
    initforthekids
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    Service slow and not accurate, messed up drink order twice. Food was OK, nothing inspirational. Would not return. Service definately does not match the $$, over priced for what we got. Could not wait to leave to try someplace else for dessert.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • What a find
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 10/1/2014
    Excellent dining experience. Pasta al dente and the sea bass perfect.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Patio Dining
    gregsterVIP
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    We were a party of 4 who had a very nice, leisurely dinner at Mediterraneo. While we had reservations and there were plenty of open tables, the hostess made us wait far too long. It's as if she didn't care. However, once we were seated our waiter was very good. The overall service was slow, but the food was delicious. The patio was a wonderful place to dine. We will be returning for the atmosphere and the well prepared food.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good food, nice patio, not my table
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    My reservation requested patio table in the shade. When I got there ON TIME I was told all the patio tables in the shade were taken, but I could wait. Isn't this what a reservation is for???
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great outdoor dining
    Tata
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Nice ambience but the food was flat , it would be a great place to eat if they would just give their food some pizzazz!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • MagieVIP
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    My daughter and I always enjoy this restaurant, employees make you feel welcomed, food is very good and service is great. Will definitely return for any and all occasions. The restaurant manager, (Jimmy Ortuno) is certainly an asset to your restaurant, we were impressed at his demeanor and professionalism.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Another great meal
    RoctmanVIP
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    The service and food was absolutely terrific tonight. We really enjoy eating here. If only they could make the parking situation better, we would come more often.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Need a better wine list
    berjVIP
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Great food, top notch service by Alex! But the wine list......well........I could say "what wine list?" It needs major improvements.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Markiv
    lovefoodVIP
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    I've always wanted to go here. Love the location, setting, décor and most importantly the food. I didn't care for the service, could be the waitress we had was not having a good day. Other than the service, a must go and we'll definitely go back.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Simply Fantastic
    joebruinVIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Wow! What can I say?! This is probably my fourth time at Mediterraneo. The hostesses are super cute and are a nice visual appetizer before the main course. You simply must try the grilled artichoke hearts, they are to die for. I wish I could jump in the steaming hot iron skillet and slather myself in the grilled lemon and gorgeous sauce. And then there is the brick chicken-OH S$%T they are good. The dessert, well that was so-so, however, the dinner was lovely, the patio is gorgeous, and the waiter was cool dude. Highly recommended.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem, romantic, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Waiters?
    SherwinVIP
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Had to wait 10 minutes for a water to show up. Did not see him again for 1 hour
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  • Always enjoyable
    sandyk
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    When we arrived we were seated immediately wit an option of either indoors or out.. We chose indoors due to the high temps outdoorsbut had a beautiful view of the outdoor are. The waiter came right away for drink and appetizer orders. My only issue was that we had to ask if there were any specials that night. One of the best appetizers was the grilled shrimp. Very large shrimp in a wonderful garlic sauce. The seafood salad was loaded with a variety of seafood. The barramundi was very tender and flavorful. Always a great experience!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice patio
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    We set on the patio and had a nice view of the pond and greenery. It was a quiet serene setting.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • love2dine
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Very enjoyable This was for a friend,s birthday. Server was so great Sorry Forgot his name
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Good Food Mediocre Service
    ibusterVIP
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    I've been to this restaurant several times over the last 2 years and have always loved it, but this weekend I ate 2 less than stellar meals here. First I had dinner at the restaurant and the food was good as it always is. The next day I went for breakfast (since I was staying at the hotel) and had a horrible experience. We waited almost 20 minutes for a table in an EMPTY restaurant. The staff seemed completely overwhelmed even though there were only a handful of tables with customers. It took a very long time to get our food and our mimosas. We ordered another round of drinks when our food showed up and we were finished eating way before they showed up. This restaurant has 4 Star potential and food, but the service is 1 star at best.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food and service
    LesthepressVIP
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    We are regulars, being there last month for July 4th dinner. The service this time was on the slow to poor side. We were seated on the patio and sat for several minutes, I had to ask the manager who was walking by if we could please be served. The waiter was very nice but he really didn't seem to either have the time or want to spend much of it with us. When the salads came I didn't have a knife. I asked the buss boy for one, he never brought it and I had to borrow someone else's. I also asked the bus boy for some more coke, but it never came. I had the Rib Eye steak in July, and it was good. The steak this time was a much nicer cut, but it was spiced with some spices it could have done without. It was cumin or chili powder, yuk!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Very Enjoyable
    DebbieVIP
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    Stopped in for dinner while away on business and had a very nice dinner. Their half price bottle Mondays are a great deal.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Slow Service Again
    Easygoing
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    We were pretty aggravated by the general inattention last time we dined here, we shouldn't have come back again. After providing us with water, the waiter disappeared forever. After he took the wine order, he was gone again, finally surfacing with the excuse that they didn't have my choice of white anymore. The red was extremely warm, do they store it next to the stove? After the starters were served, there was another unconscionable wait. In general, the food was very good although the vegetable accompaniment to my pork chop was too salty, and I like salty. The restaurant has a bad combination of high ambient noise and over large tables. If you are in a group of six, you will only be close enough to hear half of the table.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • good food for lunch
    MalibugirlVIP
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    Having eaten here twice now, I think the food is very good but service can be spotty. Definitely nice to eat outside
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Place food great but poor hostess
    NoushT
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    Great ambiance and food but we booked on open table & they never our res. had to call to book again and asked to sit outside. Showed up and they said never got our note to sit outside and hostess not friendly at all.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great dinner place
    Rich1
    Dined on 8/18/2014
    Had a reservation for 3. Sat on the patio which has a great ambience and was not crowded. Service started slowly but turned out to be spot on with good timing for food delivery, great half price bottle of wine on Mondays...can't go wrong with that! Great experience plus the waiter brought out 2 deserts for us at no charge. I'm local and have eaten here many times previously and will continue to frequent them. I've seen posts about poor service...if this begins to happen to you, get up and let them know, they'll make things right for you.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Food great. Service very bad. The restaurant wasn't full. If the service was as good as the food they could justify the prices.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Best Meal in a Long Time
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    Seriously one of the best meals we've had in a long time. Recommended by a friend we trust we were not disappointed. All the food was fresh, light, well seasoned and artfully presented, even the caprese salad was a beautiful composition of heirloom tomatoes both big and small with the most delicious mozzarella and olive oil. Service was great and the restaurant was very busy, always a good sign. We will definitely return often.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • wvipatti
    Dined on 8/13/2014
    Food and service were overall very good although it took a while to get waited on at first because they were busy. However, once our waiter got there he was very attentive and helpful. Food was excellent. I had the sea bass which was the best I have had and I've had a lot of sea bass.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • I can do it better myself
    Alanj21
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    This was not a godo experience. I ordered the spaghetti with meatballs which should be a pretty simple order. My pasta arrived cold, and my meatballs tasted like they were still frozen in the middle. The lady in the table next to us ordered the SAME thing, and had the exact same complaint. The pasts tasted like a can of prego poured over noodles.. No flavor. Not impressed at all.
    Special Features:
    hot spot
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Food
    FoodPhotographer
    Dined on 8/4/2014
    I'm tempted to give the food 5 stars because some of the dishes were outstanding, however others were a contrasted disappointment. We went for starters & wine. The Burrata&Snap Peas dish is a unique and mouth watering combination, I definitely recommend this. We also ordered their Arancini, which was a nice take on the classic dish. The Pan Plano Mediterraneo and the Apple Crumble Pie were where we were disappointed though. The Pan Plano should be listed under the salads and explained that it is not actually a flatbread, it is more like a paper thin crispy cracker with salad. Arugula is always great on its own, but nothing else was really going right with that dish. Apple Crumble was just raw and soggy! Awesome ambiance overall though :)
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Food good - service so so
    PSJ68
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    We had an excellent meal. But the service was slow, had to ask for things multiple times and the waiter a bit too familiar. waited way too long to get the check and a coffee refill was never offered. Just not what it should be and they were not that busy.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Good Food Great Outdoor Dining
    kenzcpaVIP
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    Cant go wrong with this place. The finest food and great scenic view outside by the water.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Waited over an hour for food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006VIP
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    We had reservations and were seated promptly. However, after that, it all went down hill. Our server was odd. She complained the minute we sat down about her schedule and other restaurant events. We made a wine selection and she kept trying to up-sell us to a higher priced wine and then winced when we stayed with our original choice. We ordered an appetizer that came about 30 minutes later. We placed our dinner order and never saw our server again until we complained 45 minutes later that our 2 entrees had still not arrived. The manager came out and apologized and said our food would be out shortly - it had never been submitted to the kitchen. 10 minutes later we asked for the bill and left. Rude and unaccommodating staff. We left hungry.
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  • food was good, but little pricey
    datenite
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    Had forgotten how expensive food was (in line w/ Grill on the Alley), but with that in mind it was very good. Had the double cut pork chop, very moist. Hubby had the steak cooked to perfection. We switched our sides as he does not like asparagus. I love it, but wished it wasn't so big (only got two stalks) and woody. I think we got the worst table in the place even though there were open tables (empty the whole time), would have thought having a reservation would not put us RIGHT next to the servers station. We had servers walking right up behind us placing their orders, getting water and silverware out of the drawer. I must have closed that drawer 5 times during dinner. Felt we had to lean out of the way so they could do their job.
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A lovely evening
    DinesOut
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    We have dined at Mediterraneo many times and the food is always delicious. Being frequent diners, we would ask that the restaurant consider adding some new/different choices to the menu. The specials offered just aren't enough for those of us who go to the restaurant frequently. The service was impeccable and I highly recommend, for indoor dining, that you request the second room rather than dining in the first section - it's MUCH quieter.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, scenic view, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    Food was wonderful and our server was great. We had a small issue with one of our dishes and the manager took care of us and we ordered 3 desserts and they graciously comped one of them. Would definitely return.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Good restaurant. Worst table
    GreatDining
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    They service, food and general ambience were great. 3 out of 4 people at our booth were over 6 feet, and they gave us maybe the smallest booth I have ever been in. we were very cramped, but the rest was very good. Just don't get the last booth by the window.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.