My fiance and I had dinner with our family, including my toddler niece. The meal was wonderful and the service was great. We were given plenty of attention as well as left alone to enjoy our meal. We started off with calamari and a tomato basil salad. Our meals varied, but overall, everything was delicious. The tiramisu was awesome.
3/27/2013 5:00:00 PM
They start you with some bread
They start you with some bread accompanied with 2 dipping sauces; a nice olive oil spread with mushrooms and a great tomato and garlic sauce that was delicious.
We had the Mangia Tutti salad and the Arugula salad with sauteed Calamari. Our entrees were Roasted Half Chicken that was served with assorted Veggies and roasted potatoes. Also had the Spaghetti Carbonara.
The chicken dish was nicely presented but the Spaghetti dish was just presented on a plain dinner plate which made it look rather bland but the taste was perfect.
Both were delicious and we had food to take home for lunch the next day.
Already making plans for another great dinner there!
3/29/2013 5:00:00 PM
I have worked near Mangia
I have worked near Mangia Tutti for almost 8 years, but I ate there for the first time only about 6 months ago. I am kicking myself for not trying it sooner and missing out all these years!
My favorites are the Orecchiette and Carbonara, but I have not been disappointed with any dish. For dessert, I love getting espresso or their wonderful Affogato.
4/14/2013 4:00:00 PM
All the food was very fresh
All the food was very fresh and delicious! Staff was friendly and attentive. Would absolutely go there again!
4/19/2013 4:00:00 PM
Nice little place on a side
Nice little place on a side street. We went early, so it's hard to speak to noise levels (I think we were the only customers at that time). The service was great and the Pork tenderloin with gorgonzola cheese sauce was excellent. I had to channel my inner redneck and sop up the remaining cheese sauce with the bread!
4/19/2013 4:00:00 PM
Great food in quiet surroundings
Six of our family members had a wonderful birthday celebration dinner at Mangia Tutti on Saturday night. We ordered the large appetizer plate, complete with bruchetta, caprese, and salami, We all had delicious dinners: gnoche, salmon, sea bass, filet mignon, duck ravioli, and spinach ravioli. The wait staff was very attentive and anxious to please. (We walked to the restaurant from the Hilton Hotel on Kearny Street and Washington, a mere block and a half walk.) Dinner was casual and relaxed. We were not hurried but took our time while we visited and ate dinner. Our waitress was very knowledgeable and informative regarding the food preparation. Dessert was also yummy--tiramisu, profiteroles, cheesecake, and gelato! We will go back!
5/17/2013 4:00:00 PM
Excellent food, pleasing atmosphere
We needed to find a restaurant to go to with some cousins after a day at the Exploratorium. I found this one on Open Table and decided to give it a shot. The atmosphere is quite comfortable, not being too loud (part of this due to getting there at 6pm on a Saturday). Italian opera music was playing, the waiters were Italian, and the architecture all give it an authentic feel. The gnocchi is terrific, and I rather enjoyed the minestrone soup as well.
Communication with the waiters can be a bit of an issue, but it didn't hinder our experience much. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for authentic Italian food in the financial district.
5/24/2013 4:00:00 PM
always great food and service
always great food and service with none of the North Beach tourists!
6/7/2013 12:00:00 AM
Mangia Tutti--A trip back in time
A quiet gem in SF's financial district. As soon as I walked in, it felt familiar, though I'd never been there before. Comfortable and well-appointed, the tables are far apart enough give you room to breathe and space to hear your companion. The Italian comfort food still has a light touch--the salads aren't drowning in dressing, the sauces are light enough to keep your pants buttons closed. I had the chicken and mushrooms which was hearty, tender, and well-seasoned. My friend had the special halibut--she wouldn't let the waiter clear it until she'd eaten every caper. The service was warm and friendly, without being intrusive. A wonderful experience--wish I'd found Mangia Tutti sooner!
6/21/2013 12:00:00 AM
Homemade pasta and great service
Great flavors in all our dishes from starters to mains to desserts. Fresh and homemade pasta. Service impeccable - attentive but not disruptive. On our list to return.
6/22/2013 12:00:00 AM
Good Italian in financial district
Ate at Mangia Tutti on a Tuesday night in the summer. There were very few diners in the restaurant. The service was very friendly and helpful. The food was good, but probably not worth a special trip from a distance.
7/9/2013 12:00:00 AM
Fell in love with our waiters
I booked a reservation for 13 people...a very large group. We were the only one's in there for most of the night (it was a Tuesday) night and we got such great attention from our waiters. They were so friendly, loveable, and helpful. They helped serve up the pies I brought in, lit the candles for the birthday, and were just a pleasure. They were so patient with our big group. I would highly recommend them for any special occasion and just for a great dining experience. I heard the food was good too. Unfortunately I cannot rate because I am on a strict diet and could only have a salad (but the salad was very good).
7/16/2013 12:00:00 AM
A New Find
Found this restaurant by mistake. Looking for a restaurant in approximately this spot...just on another street.
Good find. Food was excellent, particularly the salmon. Wine was
Great, but best of all was the service from our waiter and the owner.
They definitely aim to please!
7/23/2013 12:00:00 AM
Very good, fresh, tasty Italian
Very good, fresh, tasty Italian food in a minimalist no-nonsense setting. The bruschetta alone is worth a trip there. Service is friendly and attentive. Very busy at lunch time, less so at dinner. On my list of favorites.
8/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
How do you know you're eating very good, classic Italien food? Order the Carbonara: with a smile and a to heck with carbs, calories and cholesterol, let the perfect combination of creamy cheesie white sauce and aldente noodles land you in Piaza San Marco!
8/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
Great find while we were staying in the financial district. Authentic Italian pasta....filet mignon was just excellent. Homemade sorbet. Gorgeous. Cannot comment on the wine list as we had been in Napa all day and were easing up on our wine consumption, so just gorgeous cappuccinos for us. Definite gem.
8/3/2013 12:00:00 AM
Will return to Mangia Tutti
Dined at Monja before a show. Impressive wine list and reasonable prices. We ate the beautiful Antipasto platter for two and everything was so fresh and so delicious. Duck ravioli was outstanding and the pasta was obviously fresh. The wait staff is friendly and very attentive. They poured all the wine for us. Will definitely return to sample more dishes. A feal neighborhood gem.
8/24/2013 12:00:00 AM
Best Kept Secret for Foodies
I'm hesitant always to write about this fabulous restaurant for fear of the public's discovery of it, I will lose the distinction of knowing the best-kept secret in restaurant circles.The relaxing atmosphere created by the welcoming and attentive supporting staff of the gracious proprietor of this fabulous restaurant is something to treasure by the business folks that make up the majority of the patrons when I dined there for lunch. Everything is freshly prepared, made of the finest of ingredients and served in most well-trained art of the service provider in a restaurant. I can't say enough good things about this restaurant, other than to encourage you to learn of the "secret" by visiting for lunch or dinner.
9/18/2013 12:00:00 AM
Came across this place as we were walking back to the Hilton on Kearny. Nice place, good food. Rigatoni special priced right, duck ravioli nice change. OK wine selection. Would return if in the area.
10/17/2013 5:00:00 PM
Good Food and Wine
The menu had the traditional favorites such as carbonara and lasagna but there was also some originality with duck ravioli. The wine list is extensive and the decor is cute.
10/22/2013 12:00:00 AM
Great job serving a large
Great job serving a large group! The food was excellent and the price was very reasonable.
The Gnocchi is outstanding and don't miss the tiramisu
11/8/2013 4:00:00 PM
This is one of my favorite Italian restaurantsand I appreciate the fact that its not well known and I can always get a table. Owned and run by Italians. You will want to do it Tuscan style, which is to start with the appetizer, then go to the pasta course which you can share and end with the main course. This isn't Aquarello or Perbacco but there are times when you want to have a great meal and not worry about whether your credit card is going to get rejected. Its also authentic traditional Italian, fabulous pastas, great carpaccio, everything you would expect in a trattoria in Tuscany. The only complaint I had is that the dessert was shown as a chocolate soufle, and although it was yummy, it strongly resembled a brownie and icecream!
11/8/2013 4:00:00 PM