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About Il Posto Trattoria

Il Posto Trattoria is a quaint restaurant located at the north end of the city, in the beautiful Napa Valley. We specialize in traditional Italian cuisine with ingredients from Italy and locally grown.
Il Posto provides a warm, comfortable and non pretentious atmosphere with a variety of food options for all ages alike. Walking into Il Posto is like walking into a Trattoria in Rome or Venice, yet it is here in the Incredible Napa Valley! Our menu includes a variety of salads and house made pastas, in both small and large portions. We serve rustic pizzas and classic Italian dishes like Chicken Picatta, Ravioli and Veal Saltimboca. Come check us out for a real Italian experience.

4211 Solano Avenue
Napa, CA 94558
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:


Lunch Menu: Daily 11:30am-2:30pm
Mid Day Menu: 2:30pm-5:00pm
Dinner Menu: Daily 5:00pm-Close

Cross Street:
Wine Country Ave.

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(707) 251-8600

Website:
http://www.ilpostonapa.com/home

Executive Chef:
Josh Wheeler

Additional:
Beer, Cafe, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Il Posto Trattoria Ratings and Reviews

5
4
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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.5

ambience

4.1

value

4.4

Noise

Moderate

96% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (9)
Fit for Foodies (6)
Local Ingredients (6)
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Authentic (5)
Good for Anniversaries (4)
Casual (4)
Special Occasion (4)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Cozy (3)
Good for Groups (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Business Meals (2)
Comfort Food (2)
Creative Cuisine (2)
Good for a Date (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Quiet Conversation (2)
Hot Spot (1)
Bar Seating (1)
Fun (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Healthy (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Notable Wine List (1)
People Watching (1)
Pre/post Theatre (1)
Seasonal (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
Tasting Menu (1)
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 (San Francisco)·Dined 2 days ago

My wife ordered side plates. Was Served room temp meatballs and polenta sides. Requested they be warmed up. Waited for replacements then got half order back. Waiter had taken my wife's original half eaten plate away. Had them bag the sides to go because of the wait.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined 2 days ago

This small, casual neighborhood restaurant consistently serves up great food in a cozy, friendly environment. It is a lot like a small trattoria that might be found all over Italy. We visit friends in Napa on a regular basis and have dined at Il Posto on many occasions. Wait staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and professional. Wine selections are very good and reasonably priced. There is a nice variation of pasta dishes and more traditional entrees. We've never been disappointed with any of the food.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
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food4
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·Dined 3 days ago

Nice neighborhood Resturant,came early no problem.greeted by very nice hostess and mgr. Resturant was full staff was busy , working as a well oiled team . Food was excellent nice presentation but not fancy like a lot of Napa, nice small wine list.Great value would definitely go again!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined 3 days ago

The calamari appetizer with garlic toast was DELICIOUS! Best dish of the evening! The Calamari is with a zesty red sauce and is a definite must. The duck confit salad was very good. The rigatoni was not great. The pasta was thick and chewy, not enough sauce and meatballs didn’t have a lot of flavor. The oxtail ragu wasn’t very good. The sauce was more of a broth and very bland.
Service was very good; our waiter was very nice and professional! Ambience was lively!

Tags: Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, People Watching, Cozy
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vip
 (Charleston)·Dined 4 days ago

Great food in a food town. Recommend this place. Everything was great

Tags: Healthy, Local Ingredients, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Good for a Date, Business Meals
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vip
 (Anchorage)·Dined 4 days ago

Always amazing food!

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food5
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Great place

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vip
 (Key West)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Very good food. Recommend hand made pastas.

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 (Central Coast)·Dined on November 13, 2017

Service was great! Artichoke dip best thing I have ever tasted!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Always so good.

1 person found this review helpful.
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 15, 2017

Good to see our neighborhood Italian restaurant back in business after being shut down with no power by the fires. Good as always and happy to spend a night out with neighbors

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food4
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vip
 (Orlando)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Wonderful food made from scratch from the cured bacon, pepperoni and pasta. Excellent service and a great value

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food5
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 7, 2017

This is simply the best Italian food in the Napa Valley. We expect mama to visit our table and make sure we have enough to eat. Hector and Felipe provide the most excellent service and we wanted for nothing.
Please visit our friends at Il Posto Trattoria

Tags: Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients, Comfort Food, Seasonal
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Amazing as always!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Il Posto Trattoria is a nice find in the Yountvill area and has great Italian food at a reasonable price in a cozy atmosphere. We enjoyed all our dishes: the mixed greens with nice crunchy walnuts, eggplant parmigiana, risotto, and the orrechiette. After topping of the meal with the chocolate bread pudding, we could ask for nothing more.

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food4
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·Dined on October 1, 2017

Terrific value. Fresh ingredients. Homemade fresh pasta, flavorful and tender. Delicious meatballs (3 meat blend)! Very good service. Owner on hand hosting and helping out. Limited bar but delicious specialty cocktails and nice wine selection

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Casual
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Not your average Italian restaurant. Happened upon this a year ago due to proximity to Marriott and Hilton Garden on Solano- a healthy walking distance. Made the effort to return this year and worth the trip.
Fresh ingredients , good renditions of classics with flavor combos that make sense but not the same old same old. The sausage stuffed olive frittos are a rich salty indulgence for starters . Nice cocktail menu but stuck to wine list with local and Italian choices that give good options. Rabbit cacciatore special over polenta cakes excellent. Also gnocchi with zucchini, bacon, cabbage. We´re not locals, but lots of families and celebrations here. Knowledgeable staff.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Anchorage)·Dined on September 27, 2017

This place is always wonderful. We live around the corner and are regulars. Wether it's happy hour or regular dinner...This place is welcoming and extremely delectable.

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·Dined on September 25, 2017

My friend and I had halibut and it was prepared perfectly 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻Great restaurant great service thank you !!!

Tags: Tasting Menu, Quiet Conversation, Casual, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Gluten Free Options, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on September 24, 2017

Just stumbled on it and we really enjoyed it!

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 24, 2017

Another great experience here. Took some family from out of town and they loved it! The only thing that could have been better was how long we waited for our food. We noticed that other tables were being served before us, though we were seated first. It wasn't a huge deal, we just couldn't wait for our delicious meals. Will still continue to come here and recommend to friends and family.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options
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food4
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 (San Diego)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Great food, family owned and operated, great service!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (México)·Dined on September 20, 2017

While visiting Napa, a friend recommended Il Posto for dinner. We had planned of getting together with another couple we know who lives in Napa and when I told them I made reservations at Il Posto, they weren't too excited. They had been there a few years back and said it wasn't very good. But they were wiling to give it a second chance. All of us left there with the same impression ... it is an awesome dining experience. We started with the fried olives which are worth trying if you haven't had them before. The Caesar salad with extra white anchovies is among the best I've had anywhere. And, we all had different types of pasta ... all of which were excellent. Great wine selection, and the tiramisu is a must-have for desert. Next time we're in Napa, we will return. So will our friends who live there, whose opinion of Il Posto has totally change.

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 18, 2017

Il Posto always prepares the most delicious food and their servers are the best!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Local Ingredients
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vip
 (London)·Dined on September 12, 2017

It's ok. Not what we were hoping for.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 11, 2017

Sunday night Fried Chicken special was spectacular!!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 25, 2017

It's wonderful home made pastas and Italian cuisine with a wonderful attentive staff. The noise level does get a bit high in there but worth it for the food. Happy Hour is also wonderful at the bar. Great way to do some sampling. Best Wedding soup. I had the tagliarini that was fabulous. Everyone else cleaned their plates too.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Authentic
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on August 20, 2017

Not real italian restaurant , food is no authentic and not near to be italian food. Non one there is italian and do not understand why as 4 stars.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 19, 2017

Once again we ventured to Il Posto. It just gets better every time. You must go here for one of the best Italian meals in the valley.
Hector was amazing on an ultra busy night and made us feel special.
This is our number one in Napa.

Tags: Fun, Good for Groups, Good Vegetarian Options, Neighborhood Gem, Local Ingredients
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on August 13, 2017

Amazing beyond expectation... wonderful authentic food and amazing service.

1 person found this review helpful.
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 13, 2017

We just love this restaurant. Justin knows you and the staff treat you like family. The food is always 100

Tags: Comfort Food, Quick Bite, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Casual, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Hot Spot, Local Ingredients, Fun, Seasonal
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food5
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 11, 2017

Carpaccio appetizer was delicious!
Wine pours very generous!

Tags: Kid-friendly, Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Anchorage)·Dined on August 9, 2017

This is our local favorite! I feel like I'm going to good ol Italian family dinner. Food is amazing and Italian comfort food. Always phenomenal.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 6, 2017

Cute place but presentation missed. Also the flies were annoying and gross.

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 (Central Coast)·Dined on August 5, 2017

I go once a week and it is always a hit. They make the mortadella right at the restaurant. The appetizers are amazing. Chicken Piccata melts in your mouth. The owner always makes it a point to stop by the table and say hello.

Tags: Casual, Bar Seating, Good for a Date, Hot Spot, Romantic
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·Dined on August 3, 2017

The food is always great, service friendly and attentive. Enjoy it every time we go.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Authentic, Good for a Date, Gluten Free Options, Cozy, Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Great for Lunch
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 (Sacramento)·Dined on August 3, 2017

Set service and food were excellent good value for the money would totally go back the chicken Marcella was excellent

Tags: Worth the Drive
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 2, 2017

What more can say about a locals favorite! The best wait staff in the valley, great owners, wonderful food with a menu that it is fluid enough as to not get boring, yet stable enough to not be left wishing for old favorite! Does that make sense!! :)

Check out the daily specials which are a little difficult to find on their website.

Tags: Casual, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on August 2, 2017

Great food and service. First time there - pretty charming!

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vip
 (Anchorage)·Dined on August 1, 2017

Every time we go here it is fantastic.

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