Pazzo! Italian Cafe

4.5
2490 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
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  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion

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About

Welcome to Pazzo! Cucina Italiana,
Naples’ Best Italian Restaurant! Come to Pazzo! Cucina Italiana to enjoy great authentic Italian cuisine in a warm and inviting atmosphere, where everyone feels like family.

At Pazzo!“It’s All About The Food!”TM, we make all of our own sauces, pastas, desserts and everything in between from scratch to achieve that hard to resist authentic Italian taste!

Nationally known ... Locally Loved!
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Italian, Contemporary Italian
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Hours of operation
EXCITING RENOVATIONS ARE IN THE WORKS!

Pazzo! Cucina Italiana will be closed until Fall 2018 as we complete our spectacular remodel.

Join our email list or The Club Card, our loyalty program at www.gr8food.net and the get the latest details on the renovation and upcoming promotions.

See you in the Fall!
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Phone number
(239) 434-8494
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Eugenio "Mikey" Tinajero
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Fifth Avenue South and US 41
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Parking details
Limited Parking on 5th Ave. South, directly behind the Restaurant and a four story parking structure one block away on the corner of 4th Ave. South and 8th Street
Additional
Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 2490 People Are Saying
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4.6
food
4.6
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4.3
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4.3
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5.0Dined on July 14, 2018

Grest food, service and value

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2.0Dined on July 12, 2018

Confusing menu- early bird for bar and not for DR-except for ‘some drinks’ (not ours). Maybe the new renovations will work. For now, disappointment.

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5.0Dined on July 12, 2018

Dinners were delicious and the service was wonderful. Definitely would recommend to others for a pre-or post theater dinner as well as for dinner at any other time.

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5.0Dined on July 11, 2018

Had a great time

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5.0Dined on July 5, 2018

We enjoyed our experience at Pazzo’s. The food was delicious and served hot and cooked to perfection. My only complaint is that when we arrived for out reservation, we were asked to wait for a few minutes and told we could get a drink at the bar. Come to find out, the drinks at the bar are more expensive than the drinks at the table. Why? Many people just sit at the bar and drink and don’t order food is what we were told. However, we did have reservations and did order food. Just seems to me a bit misleading when you’re going in for a happy hour/early bird special.

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5.0Dined on July 3, 2018

Haven’t been here for over 2 years due to food quality going downhill, and problems with portion size. Was now pleasantly surprised. Went with wife and two relatives. Food and service was excellent. Our waiter, Jamie, took very good care of us. Two persons had the grilled chicken breast which they said was very good. One person had their favorite dish, the Vitello “Del Prete” which is always very good. I had the veal piccata which was perfectly cooked. Portion sizes were perfect, especially for the “early dining” prices which are half off the regular menu. Will definitely be back.

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2.0Dined on June 30, 2018

We have always loved the restaurant and love it especially in the summer months. However, tonight’s experience was disappointing. The table next to us was given complimentary after dinner drink. The waiter explained it was what the restaurant was offering in the summer months before the restaurant closes for renovations. Our waitress didn’t even offer this to us. The service was not what it has been in the past.

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5.0Dined on June 29, 2018

Sat outside on a warm evening. Food and service was excellent. Went for the early dining and the value was superb. Half price off their regular entree. Wait staff was very accommodating and efficient. Definitely going back!

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5.0Dined on June 22, 2018

Celebrated my birthday with friends and husband. Pazzo gave me a birthday dessert which was much appreciated. The waiter was a little curt.

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5.0Dined on June 20, 2018

Another great meal😄

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2.0Dined on June 15, 2018

In a word, disappointing. Our appetizer that we shared, a crespelini, tasted like leftover manicotti. Both of our entree’s were mediocre at best. We will not be returning, no matter what kind of deal they say they are offering.

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5.0Dined on June 14, 2018

Superb food, made even better by the great, friendly, knowledgeable service! Best salmon my wife has ever had and my veal house speciality was incredible. The homemade sausage is great.

A little DRAUGHT Peroni would be helpful but space is an issue. Delightful place, second visit, will be there more frequently!

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5.0Dined on June 12, 2018

Always great. Generally go before the theater.

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5.0Dined on June 10, 2018

Love downtown Naples and Pazzo’s

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5.0Dined on June 8, 2018

We always enjoy Pazzo. Never disappointed ...............................................................................................................

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4.0Dined on June 8, 2018

I think this was an off night, as this is one of our favorite resturants

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5.0Dined on June 8, 2018

Dinner at Pazzo’s never disappoints!

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5.0Dined on June 8, 2018

We had our first date there in 2012. We’ve been back many times and are never disappointed. Tonight we ate at the bar. Food and ambiance are great.

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4.0Dined on June 6, 2018

overall good but drink prices were too high. why is a drink up more expensive than a drink on the rocks?

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5.0Dined on June 5, 2018

Muy recomendable

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3.0Dined on June 3, 2018

Bread was not fresh and the veal special was chewy for $45

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4.0Dined on May 27, 2018

Looking forward to eating at Pazzo more often now that season is over!

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3.0Dined on May 22, 2018

Pazzo not up to usual standards on this visit. Veal hard, frozen.

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5.0Dined on May 22, 2018

Our dinner at Pazzo was excellent. Our server was attentive and friendly as was our food runner. Overall it was a great meal and wonderful birthday celebration.

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5.0Dined on May 21, 2018

Excellent dinner for 6 . All entrees and drinks were superb !

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5.0Dined on May 18, 2018

Fabulous as always!

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5.0Dined on May 16, 2018

Pazzo continues to be consistent gem for the city of Naples.

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5.0Dined on May 15, 2018

Wonderful as always! Ask for Will to be your server. He’s fantastic!

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Great food and service as usual. Best chicken parm around. $10 off each entree was pleasant incentive and thank you to their frequent customers.

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Pazzo is a tried and true Naples classic. I've been dining there for 20 years and it never disappoints. Dakota was our server for the evening and he was attentive but not intrusive. The gorgonzola encrusted filet was outstanding! With their great summer specials, I look forward to dining many times in the next few months.

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4.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Only complaint was that the restaurant was COLD for a couple of the ladies who did not bring sweaters. Waiter said it couldn't be controlled.

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4.0Dined on May 12, 2018

Great place, one of our staple restaurants for a date night

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5.0Dined on May 12, 2018

Great food!! They have a $10 off entree coupon just make sure you print 1 for each person

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1.0Dined on May 11, 2018

Extremely disappointing experience for a 5th ave. restaurant. My wife and I arrived and was seated inside at a corner table near the bar. Once we sat down we were immediately blasted with the AC system vent near our table. I asked our waiter (Will) if we could move to a table away from the vent. He went on to say that all of the inside tables are under vents and that the people next to us and another table also complained but there was nothing he could do. So we sucked it up. After about 15 minutes my wife was extremely cold so she moved to the side of the table to see if that would help. It did not it only made her freezing on her right side. Then a large group of 8 with a baby was sitting next to us and the grandfather yelled and demanded to be moved because the baby would catch a cold. So they moved them into the other corner round table under cover. Meanwhile my wife became so cold that she had me get to fabric napkins from the other table so she could put them on her shoulders. No she didn’t bring a sweater but it was 82 out. Our meal came and the food was very good but immediately got cold. I once again asked the waiter why he could not raise the thermostat so that the AC would turn off for a few minutes. He replied that he has no control over it and the biggest reason is because it is now out of season (the snow birds have left) that the restaurant wasn’t filled. I told him the reason is because they have the front door open so that they can tend to the outside tables, leaving the warm air coming in making the AC stay on completely.

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5.0Dined on May 10, 2018

An evening out with friends, and always a good experience at Pazzo

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4.0Dined on May 8, 2018

Food was excellent!! Service was also excellent however, the place is very dated & not inviting. You need to update!!

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5.0Dined on May 7, 2018

This was our first time at this restaurant. Our waiter, Will, was very attentive, friendly, helpful and kept eyes on our table in case we need something. The food was excellent. We had a wonderful time and we will come back again on our next visit in Naples.

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5.0Dined on May 5, 2018

This was t our first time to Pazzo. The food was outstanding, the service was great, and the atmosphere romantic... A perfect 10

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4.0Dined on May 5, 2018

Requested a window table and was promptly seated .. Our server, Jamie , was pleasant, professional, and knowledgeable. The evening was a delight, but I had to use my phone to find out who won the Derby....no tv at the bar.

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5.0Dined on May 4, 2018

Pazzo has been one of my top 3 restaurants in Naples for many years. The service, food and amenities are wonderful. Always have a great meal.

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