Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield

4.2
903 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
Bravo Deerfield is an upscale-casual Italian restaurant right in Mason serving authentic pasta dishes, signature entrées, piping hot pizza, and delicious wine & cocktails amid Roman-ruin décor. Our family-friendly atmosphere is as inviting as our welcoming staff and we look forward to your visit at Bravo Deerfield located in Mason, OH – make your reservation or place an online order today!
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92% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Rebecca
Cincinnati
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall2food2service1ambience3

The service was extremely slow and the food was mediocre.

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Grandma
Cincinnati
46 reviews
Dined on July 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As usual, very good. Wait staff was wonderful and friendly.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded 4 days ago

We're happy you enjoyed your meal and service at Bravo Italian Kitchen. Come dine with us again soon.

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DrRas42
Nashville
64 reviews
Dined on July 23, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Whenever we are in the Cincinnati area, my wife and I always try to have dinner (at least one evening, usually more than that) at Bravo! Cucina Italiana in Deerfield-Mason.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded 4 days ago

We appreciate your loyalty & patronage. We hope to continue serving you and look forward to seeing you at Bravo! Italian Kitchen soon.

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TERESAA
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Met my friend for dinner. Food was good and atmosphere was nice

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 24, 2021

Thank you! We hope to serve you again soon.

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vipWino
Cincinnati
153 reviews
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoy the happy hour drinks a the bar and Mark could not be more friendly and attentive for us. We have a great time every time we go.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 24, 2021

Our goal is to provide a great customer experience so we're always happy to hear that's being reflected. We look forward to serving you again.

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vipREK3RD
Tampa
37 reviews
Dined on July 15, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

A very good all around dining experience.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 24, 2021

Thank you! We look forward to welcoming you back to Bravo! Italian Kitchen soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is the second time I have been there recently. I have great food and service.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 24, 2021

Thank you for choosing to dine with us at Bravo! Italian Kitchen. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meal and hope to serve you again soon.

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vipLinT
Cincinnati
40 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Despite being short on staff our service and food was excellent.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great dinner

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great Experience! The food was great and so was the service. I will definitely be back to dine there again.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 6, 2021

Thank you! We hope to serve you again soon.

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daniellet
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on June 28, 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience2

The food was average. Service was fair at best. The restaurant was empty and quite. Very disappointed.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 6, 2021

We aim to provide a great customer experience so we are very sorry to hear we fell short and appreciate your feedback. We hope for the opportunity to serve you again.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on June 28, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Birthday dinner

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 24, 2021

Thank you for choosing Bravo! Italian Kitchen to celebrate! We appreciate you sharing your experience with us and hope you visit us again soon.

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vipREK3RD
Tampa
37 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Another off night at normally reliable Bravo Italian Kitchen. It started with no wine glasses being available so our wine was served in small coctail glasses. We only received three small rolls and there were no spices in the oil that was served for dipping purposes. Finally, I orgered a filet and it was overcooked and the mashed potatoes were dry and thick. Also, very obvious that they were short of help on a Friday night.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 6, 2021

We appreciate your visit and apologize we did not meet your expectations. We are sharing your comments with the team for improvement. Thank you for reaching out to us.

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vipGrandma
Cincinnati
47 reviews
Dined on June 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Dining at Bravo! is very consistent providing a good experience.

Major complaint!! Very much dislike the music that is played. My impression is the restaurant has no choice in the matter. Very disturbing and annoying. Except for Il Volo last night, everything else was not pleasant!!! Please change!!!!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 6, 2021

We appreciate your feedback and thank you for bringing these opportunities for improvement to our attention. We will undoubtedly pass your feedback to the management team

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KerryS
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience3

Side choices are lacking, bland chicken dish, steak was tough, charged for entree salad vs add on, server was defensive...bread and oil were good. Probabaly wont be back!! Too bad because bravo NY strip and crispy potatos used to be the BEST🙄

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 22, 2021

We apologize the meal did not meet your expectations. Our guests' feedback is highly valuable to us as we utilize it for improvement in our guests' experience. Thank you for reaching out to us.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall3food5service4ambience4

Food was food but service was SLOW.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on July 6, 2021

We appreciate you sharing your thoughts and concerns with as it aids us in improving our guest experience. Your comments have been shared with management. We hope to serve you again.

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viplanaS
Cincinnati
10 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience4

Our service was fantastic but the food was ok not the best I have! We waited 15 to 20 to get table and we had reservations that was disappointing.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 22, 2021

We appreciate your visit and apologize we did not meet your expectations. We are sharing your comments with the team. Thank you for reaching out to us.

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LesterS
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

AC was down but doable,............................

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 14, 2021

We appreciate your feedback and thank you for bringing these opportunities for improvement to our attention. We have shared your comments with the team and hope to serve you again.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on June 12, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great service

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 14, 2021

Thank you! We hope to serve you again soon.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
4 reviews
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience2

The floor was disgusting. We had bread pieces and crumbs underneath our table, as well as some silverware someone had dropped. Very clear they were not fully cleaning between tables. They quickly wiped the table down before we sat down, but it was with a very wet rag and I had to sit on a napkin to avoid my dress being wet. Very disappointed for this type of restaurant. My past experiences with bravo were much better.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 8, 2021

Our goal is to provide a great customer experience so we are very sorry to hear we fell short and appreciate your feedback. We hope for the opportunity to serve you again.

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vipdeedee123
Cincinnati
146 reviews
Dined on June 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food as well as the service were absolutely wonderful.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 8, 2021

Thank you. We look forward to serving you again and providing you with an unforgettable experience!

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Montreal
Cincinnati
11 reviews
Dined on June 3, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

We were a little bit disappointed with the quality of the food. Lack of taste. Seemed reheated.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 8, 2021

We apologize you did not fully enjoy your meal. Our guests' feedback is highly valuable to us as we utilize it for improvement in our guests' experience. We hope for the opportunity to serve you again.

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vipREK3RD
Tampa
37 reviews
Dined on May 30, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Consistently great food at a good value. The reduced menu due to Covid is missing some of our favorites. Inside dining is socially distanced and service was satisfactory. Take out area was booming. Can't wait for June 2nd to arrive so Bravo, like so many other places can return to normal. I hope they can get appropriate staffing.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 1, 2021

We appreciate your loyalty & patronage. We hope to continue serving you and look forward to seeing you at Bravo! Italian Kitchen soon.

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Smahan
Cincinnati
5 reviews
Dined on May 29, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience2

Going away party for neighbors.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 1, 2021

Thank you for choosing to dine with us at Brio Italian Grille. We hope for the opportunity to serve you again.

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vipSharonvilleLisa58
Cincinnati
103 reviews
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience4

This is the third time in a row we’ve been to Bravo. Of course like everywhere they are short staffed and the service is HORRIBLE. We bused our win table and so did the others arrows us who had the same terrible waitress. We used a vacant table to pile dirty dishes and glasses. Food was served lukewarm again. Pasta was undercooked. It’s just not good !!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on June 1, 2021

We're sorry to hear our service was not at it's best during your visit. We will be sure to work with our team to improve on this. We appreciate you reaching out and hope to see you again soon.

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vipWino
Cincinnati
153 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We had a fantastic happy-hour visit (starts at 3:00), with Mark in the bar. The man knows how to make a great vodka martini.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 28, 2021

Thank you. We look forward to serving you again and providing you with a one of kind experience!

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JudyP
Cincinnati
3 reviews
Dined on May 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Enjoyed the quiet and social distancing provided

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 26, 2021

It's our pleasure to safely serve you and look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience4

Our round table had duct tape on it.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 24, 2021

We appreciate you sharing your thoughts and concerns with as it aids us in improving our guest experience. Your comments have been shared with management. We hope to serve you again.

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mistynight
Cincinnati
6 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience3

We have been to this location 12-15 times at least, but returned after pandemic sequestering for 15 months. There was good social distancing, every other table closed. Mostly older people there...we waited over 20 minutes to get our water, and the service was very slow the whole time. Food was served hot and delicious. Just may need more servers. We did not feel the attention we had on past visits.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 25, 2021

We appreciate your feedback and thank you for bringing these opportunities for improvement to our attention. We have shared your comments with the team and hope to serve you again.

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vipWino
Cincinnati
153 reviews
Dined on May 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We really enjoy the earlier happy hour. My salmon was fantastic, although I would like a larger portion option. Justin is terrific in the bar.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 19, 2021

Thanks for joining us for happy hour! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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AmberM
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall1food2service2ambience2

Reservations on Mother's Day were running 45 min behind. I always remembered the portions as being fairly large however ours were all small. Really small. The food was also barely room temp when it was served to us. When I told the waitress she just said "ok." For a family of 5 we spent $105 plus tip and it was not worth it at all. We will not be back.

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vipAmyG
Cincinnati
6 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

We went for Mother’s Day at 4. We’ve done this every year, except last, for several years. in the past there were always employees everywhere (in a good way- plates pre-bussed quickly, waters refilled right away, etc.). This year was a lot different due to staffing issues. The service was a little slower and our server had more tables to take care of. you could tell all of the employees were working extremely hard. The food came out a little bit later than it normally would, but it was delicious.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 14, 2021

We appreciate your loyalty & patronage. We hope to continue serving you and look forward to seeing you at your nearest Brio soon.

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MikeP
Cincinnati
2 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We went for Mother's Day. The food was excellent!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 19, 2021

Thanks for celebrating Mother's day with us. We look forward to serving you again.

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TigerLily
Cincinnati
11 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

We made reservations for Mother's Day a month out and requested outdoor dining. Due to rain, outdoor dining wasn't available understandably. Our reservations were at 4 and we were told there was a wait when we arrived about 4:05. We waited for at least 30 minutes before we were seated. Some parties were seated immediately upon checking in. I ran into someone else that had reservations that day and they had to wait over 30 minutes for their table as well. It seems they were overwhelmed and overall we've had great experiences at Bravo's. Mother's Day was a bit disappointing due to the wait and disorganization.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 19, 2021

We appreciate you taking the time to write to us and are sorry to hear you did not fully enjoy your recent visit. Please know that your feedback will be shared with our management team in an effort to improve future guest experiences. Thank you for reaching out to us.

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RedWineGirl
Cincinnati
15 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was Mother’s Day and very busy so they were backed up seating us quite a while but the service and food were outstanding.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 14, 2021

Thank you for celebrating Mother's Day with us. We appreciate your understanding and are happy you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to serving you again.

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OpenTable Diner
Cincinnati
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience4

Mother’s Day. Waited for a long time even with a reservation. Service was super slow.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 19, 2021

We apologize for the longer than expected wait time. The management team has been made aware of your comments for improvement in our service and expediency.  

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vipHHIvacationer
Cincinnati
35 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Bravo is usually one of our favorite restaurants but was somewhat disappointed on Mother’s Day. Only 2 menu options for the brunch except for the regular lunch and dinner menu items. I Needed to request some items twice before they arrived. Food was still good, but wasn’t what I was hoping to order as I had seen another (must have been an old) brunch menu and was looking forward to something else. We’ll still be back in the future.

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vipBeyondexcellent
Cincinnati
57 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Not much on chains but we really like Bravo for the quality of the food and the price especially at this location! Always good.They also do a great job of adapting to less capacity, and cleanliness. Remember folks they are doing the best they can with the circumstances they are forced to deal with and we think they do a great job!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 10, 2021

We greatly appreciate your support. It's our pleasure to serve and hope to see you again soon.

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vipWino
Cincinnati
153 reviews
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Andrew in the bar area took GREAT care of us - and we are somewhat high-maintenance. We were very, very happy with him. Justin - the bartended - was great as well. We had one of the best experiences we have ever had here, Friday night.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on May 6, 2021

Thanks! We're always happy to hear our team is going above and beyond for our guests. We look forward to serving you again.

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vipTdp68
Cincinnati
47 reviews
Dined on April 27, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Good service and clean restaurant. Seems like the food quality in many restaurants has deteriorated in order to increase margins and also to keep costs in check. I would not be surprised if the food is ‘outsourced’ brought into the restaurant to be reheated or ‘cooked.’ However that is the story will almost all restaurants in suburbia today. Again, nothing to ‘wow’ me but great service with OK food. Even pre-pandemic I find myself cooking at home for great value and quality.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Mason - Deerfield
Responded on April 30, 2021

We are very sorry to hear you did not fully enjoy your visit. We appreciate your feedback and thank you for bringing these opportunities for improvement to our attention. We will undoubtedly pass your feedback to the management team.

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