Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills

4.3
842 Reviews
$30 and under
Italian
Bravo Rochester Hills is an upscale-casual Italian restaurant right in Rochester Hills 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 Rochester Hills located in Rochester Hills, MI – make your reservation or place an online order today!
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vipmaryq
Detroit
23 reviews
Dined 15 hours ago
Overall4food4service4ambience1

Just so sad as this restaurant was always so crisp,clean and really top notch. It was sad to see all of the carry out pins on the shelve where the food was coming out. Baby boosters seats on top of the counters. Glasses dirty.
Food was good. But as I say. Not the pristine place it use to be. Hope they can reclaim their greatness

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vipVtwinPilot
Atlanta
22 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall2food1service3ambience2

Just horrible. Turn and run. The chicken park was tough and tasteless. The pizza crust was colorless as if not baked. The lobster bisque was overly spiced. Nothing at our table was even remotely good.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded 3 days ago

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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DeniseA
Detroit
14 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Going down hill and freezing. Disappointed.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
6 reviews
Dined on November 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service always great at Bravos

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vipLarryT
Detroit
41 reviews
Dined on November 1, 2021
Overall2food2service5ambience4

As regulars, we always enjoyed our visits, the quality of food and exemplary service. However, for the last several months, our Bravo location has been disappointing with a months-long disruption to serving exceptional flatbreads and pizzas because of an oven issue and recertification by local authorities, outages of wine and, in one visit, not giving us requested seating because they were expecting large parties; we ate and left with all our preferred seating still empty.

Last night started with learning, once again, their premium cabernet sauvignon was not available, neither was their standard label. But, it was more disappointing to get a flatbread that seemed to be made of a different dough; it looked good but was not the same.

As always, our server did her very best to suggest alternatives and accommodate us. Ask for Taylor, she is very good.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on November 3, 2021

We are very sorry about your experience. 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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vipShar
Detroit
73 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Bravo was outstanding, from the friendly greeting from the hostess to the courteous, friendly waitress. The food (meatballs, lobster bisque, chicken caprese, chicken scallopini, and eggplant parmesan) was fabulously delicious. Ambience was great and we had a great time. Will be back.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on October 30, 2021

We love to hear how much you enjoyed dining with us at Bravo! Italian Kitchen. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on October 23, 2021
Overall1food2service1ambience4

It’s Covid times, staff is low people don’t want to work I get it. But the coffee was lukewarm when asked for hot coffee and dishes were visibly dirty.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on October 30, 2021

We are very sorry about your experience. 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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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
5 reviews
Dined on October 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Really good food and great service! Family dinner that everyone enjoyed.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on October 17, 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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vipDonM
Detroit
23 reviews
Dined on October 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sharon our server was the only waitstaff working lunch. She did a great job handling the tables. She was very friendly and accommodating. Keep up the great work, Sharon. 👍

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on October 13, 2021

Thank you for that glowing review. We pride ourselves in providing excellent food & service to our guests and we're happy to see that reflected in your experience with us. We'll see you again soon.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on September 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Despite the staffing challenges the service was great.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
2 reviews
Dined on September 18, 2021
Overall3food5service2ambience5

The service was very slow. Took 10 mins for someone to come to our table after being seated. Then when she came to our table, she never introduced herself. She just said “oh there’s 5 of you”. I had to introduce myself to find out her name. Then I’m looking at the drink menu to see what I’d like and she kept saying I’ll be back. I told her I’m ready to order apps and drinks and again she says I’ll be back. Finally get our drink and there’s another 15 mins before she come back. She just says “ready to order?”. So we order and the food gets to the table. We tell her we need silverware. She says okay I will get it. She leaves and our food is in front of us. We see her 2 mins later delivery food to a table next to us and then walks to another table to get their order. My wife jumps up and says can we get silverware? I’m understand being under staffed or busy but they only had every other table open for Covid so it was at 50% capacity. She’s a nice person but needs better training.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 20, 2021

Our service should have been much better than what you received. Please know that we will address this with our team and will do our best to make this an isolated experience. Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Toronto
1 review
Dined on September 15, 2021
Overall5food3service3ambience3

Fix your pizza oven.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 17, 2021

Thank you for dining with us. We appreciate your feedback as they highlight areas in need of improvement. We hope to welcome you back soon.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on September 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was wonderful to spend my birthday at your restaurant!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 17, 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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Vega12
Washington DC
13 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Due to Covid the Restaurant is observing social distance seating and we were very comfortable. They are short staffed and our waitress was doing the best she could do. She was perpetually on the move. Since our table was meeting for the first time in a long time, we didn’t mind waiting for her attention.
Once ordered the food came quickly and was delicious! The mozzarella salad was first rate and we finished with the wonderful tiramisu dessert.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 17, 2021

Thank you for the great review! We strive to provide great food and world class service, so we're happy to see that reflected on your visit! We hope to see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
3 reviews
Dined on August 29, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Nice. Portions seem smaller though. Salads should be included in entrées.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 1, 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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vipCherry
Detroit
8 reviews
Dined on August 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Food was great! Had the chicken parm, house salad, and tiramisu. The service was timed perfectly.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 1, 2021

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

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Luigi
Detroit
21 reviews
Dined on August 27, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Bravo has good food but nothing exceptional. To me it is a slight notch above olive garden.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on September 1, 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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AlexandraL
Detroit
9 reviews
Dined on August 22, 2021
Overall4food3service5ambience4

Nice basic menu, great friendly service. Wish brunch would've been offered, but you can't have everything.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 24, 2021

Thank you for dining out with us! We appreciate you sharing your experience and look forward to serving you again.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on August 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Family get together.

Team was pleasant and accommodating us with a high hair and stroller location.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 24, 2021

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

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vippeh127
Detroit
185 reviews
Dined on August 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Bravo always has good food and the service is great. We sat outside and it was beautiful.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 24, 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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vipCyberJo
Phoenix
25 reviews
Dined on August 19, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We were hoping for your pepperoni flat bread, but the fire marshal wouldn’t let you use that, but our new choice was good.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 20, 2021

Thank you! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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LA212
Detroit
6 reviews
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My daughter’s 19th birthday

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 20, 2021

Thank you for choosing Buca di Beppo to celebrate your special occasion! We appreciate you sharing your experience with us and hope you visit us again soon.

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RedOne
Detroit
9 reviews
Dined on August 8, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience2

The interior is getting dated. There pizza over is not working. Food was good, as was the service.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 12, 2021

We are sorry to hear you had an unsatisfactory experience and value your feedback. We will be sure to share this experience with our staff in an effort to improve future guest experiences.

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vipKimberlyB
Detroit
1 review
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place, delicious food, and excellent service.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 12, 2021

Thank you! We look forward to welcoming you back to Buca di Beppo soon!

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vipMaureenB
Detroit
3 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was an enjoyable dinner. The server we had was so pleasant and attentive.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 8, 2021

We pride ourselves in providing great food and service and are always glad to hear that's being reflected by our team. We hope to see you again soon.

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MikSak
Detroit
16 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

We ate on the sidewalk cafe area. It was a perfect day for that. My wife had the salmon salad, and I had veal parmesan and a side salad which we could have split.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 8, 2021

We appreciate you dining with us and are happy you had such a great experience. Come back soon!

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JimM
Detroit
2 reviews
Dined on August 6, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

The food quality is pretty good, but I would have expected a couple of things when ordering a spaghetti-based dish: freshly grated parmesan, a pepper grinder, and a tablespoon. Granted, I could ask for any of those, and I did - but I was brought a little cup of dried cheese (ala Kraft green can) and a substandard pepper shaker with pre-ground pepper dust. Thats not our server's fault - she did an excellent job - that's the restaurant's standard of service.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 8, 2021

Thank you for taking the time to write this review as our customer's feedback is very important to us. We will be sure to share your thoughts with our team. We hope you come back again.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
8 reviews
Dined on August 5, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good service

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 8, 2021

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

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RochesterFoodie
Detroit
14 reviews
Dined on July 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

When you're in the mood for Italian, don't overlook Bravo Italian Kitchen in Rochester Hills. We have been going there for years and have found the food to be consistently good and of high quality, and the service is excellent. Our latest visit was no exception. Their house salad is sinfully delicious. As for the entree, the veal parmesan was done to perfection. The serving size is large enough for two meals. We ended our meal with one of their deserts. This time it was the tiramisu - a gastronomical delight.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 8, 2021

Thank you! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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vipGr8place
Detroit
51 reviews
Dined on July 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious as always. Server: Kristy was very good!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 1, 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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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
9 reviews
Dined on July 24, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Restaurant was tired and dirty. Our server was good but I wouldn’t go back.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on August 1, 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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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
7 reviews
Dined on July 22, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was excellent and food was delicious. Definitely recommend!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 28, 2021

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

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vipLarryT
Detroit
41 reviews
Dined on July 15, 2021
Overall2food1service4ambience5

I really don't want anyone to think Bravo Italian isn't an outstanding venue, but it was a total fail on our most recent visit.
We ordered two glasses of Rodney Strong Cab, their premium offering, but were told they had none. We agreed to save a few bucks and switch to J Lohr.
However, when told the flatbread we ordered was not available because their pizza oven was out of commission, we decided to leave.
We will go back soon because this experience had to be an aberration . . . hopefully.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 2021

We're sorry to hear about your dining experience on your recent visit. Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us. We'll be sure to share your review and feedback with our management team to address your concerns and improve our guest experience.

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DrMichaelJ
Chicago
5 reviews
Dined on July 14, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience5

We like it here. Good food. Prices are good

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 28, 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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kristyb
Detroit
3 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Basic Italian food in a chain restaurant setting. Nothing memorable. Service was good.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 2021

We appreciate you taking the time to provide your feedback. We hope to serve you again soon.

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AmyW
Detroit
2 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience2

Service slow and unfriendly. Ambiance was not an upscale feel.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 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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vipMartyG
Charleston
3 reviews
Dined on July 10, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Good experience

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 2021

Thank you! We hope to serve you again soon.

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OpenTable Diner
Detroit
1 review
Dined on July 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Going away party

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 2021

Thank you for dining out with us! We appreciate you sharing your experience and look forward to serving you again.

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CherylM
Detroit
31 reviews
Dined on July 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Make a reservation. They have every other table closed off. Pasta was delicious and the service was perfect. One of the few restaurants that have reopened after Covid and are able to give quality service. Really feels like old times!

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 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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vipTabA
Detroit
10 reviews
Dined on July 3, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Nice open interior…service was a bit slow due to staff shortage.. I ordered the spaghetti with meatballs and it was pretty good. Some things on the menu were unavailable. Overall 3.5 out of 5

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills
Responded on July 16, 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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Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (248) 375-9644.

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Rochester Hills is rated 4.3 stars by 842 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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