Scuzzi's Italian Restaurant

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382 reviews
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$30 and under
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Italian
Scuzzi’s offers the best Italian food in San Antonio. Join us for lunch, dinner or happy hour with excellent wines, beer and mixed drinks. At Scuzzi’s, we offer custom menus for all types of events, buy-outs and private functions. We also specialize in private dining, events and catering & delivery.
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PS
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service Ourwaiter was new to the restaurant but did a very good job of serving and recommending different choices

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ZP
San Antonio
2 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was delicious and our server was amazing!

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C
San Antonio
91 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 2

Very expensive for ordinary entree of Chicken Marsala. Did not like bread or salad. Needs to up game.

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W
Austin
16 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing service, great food.

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AT
1 review
Dined on February 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I loved how I felt welcomed from the moment me and and my boyfriend walked in. Excellent service, our drinks and food were amazing. The environment was very calm and perfect for a date night. I will definitely be returning again.

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OT
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Very busy, kinda loud

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WA
Tampa
8 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 3service 4ambience 5

My husband and I went to the restaurant for the first time on Valentine’s Day. The only reason I have a 3 star in the value is because the flavor of the food and presentation was great, but the portions were way too small for the price. I had the surf and turf. My plate came with 2 small scallops, 2 small shrimp and with a less than a 4oz filet minion. The value was not there. I’m not sure if I will go back. I don’t mind paying a high price but the portions should be bigger than was served. After the experience, I question if even more expensive dishes such as the four course dinner offered on that day were the same on the portions. I’m not sure if it was because the restaurant was very busy, it affected the portions too.

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

It is a wonderful place for a night out with that special someone. The food was incredibly delicious, the servers were courteous, and there were many happy people dining at Scuzzi’s.

To note, it is very casual which is excellent for families but may not be the exact amount of formality some may expect at a seemingly traditional Italian restaurant.

I will definitely go back.

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LP
San Antonio
6 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 1

Fixed menu for Valentine’s Day—not a big selection of choices—low quality chicken & fish selections—lack of flavor masked by too much salt—nice waiter but he was unsophisticated & lacked culinary knowledge—thinking they hired fill in waitstaff on the fly to handle the V-day crowd—bad lighting & noisy atmosphere for an intimate dinner.

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LS
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was our fifth or sixth time in Scuzzi's and it has been extremely enjoyable each time. I can honestly say you get what you pay for. The food was excellent as well as the service. If you like or should I say love Italian, Scuzzi's is the place to go.

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GC
1 review
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

The meal was outstanding as was the service. Good table conservation was attained without undue disturbance.

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OT
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 2

There was a very strong air freshener smell that was emitted periodically while dining. The air freshener belonged in the bathroom not the main dining area. It was very unappetizing. Upon visiting the bathroom it was apparent the restaurant has some sewer issues which was perhaps the reason for the air fresher in the dining area. Would not dine there again by choice.

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DC
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Experienced and excellent New Year's eve dinner with family.

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MM
San Antonio
9 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

This was for New Year's Eve dinner with friends. We were placed in a rectangular shaped table(s) in the back corner of the second room. Not great! I prefer 4 so you can visit easily. And the noise level Monday night was such that I would have had to YELL to diagonally across table friend to talk! So I talked very little, really. The food and service were great as usual. My husband and I come to Scuzzi's for special occasions for dinner. I've been coming here for 7 years now for lunch with organizations and friend groups. So it has been one of our faves for many years now. Thank you for the continued consistently great food. YUM! I am a walking advertisement for your shop. Keep up the good work, please. Not that many "nice" restaurants that have great food and service.

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SH
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

I have eaten the sea bass before and will again.
The creme brûlée was runny. I will not order again or recommend it to others.

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F
San Antonio
22 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous dinner on New Years Eve. Service was fantastic and food was properly portioned. It was not an overwhelming amount of food that would necessitate to go boxes. It was just perfect and worth every penny.

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P
Puebla
9 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Buena comida y excelente ambiente

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RJ
Houston
6 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2018
Overall 1food 2service 3ambience 1

Bad odor in women's bath room that caused two of the people to become nauseated and had to take meal home with them. The manager said it was from the spices they use and the cleaning products. The odor could be smelled at out table and the manager then spayed some air freshener to mask the smell. As we were leaving, another employee told us it was from the business that shares the building with them pouring beer in the drain. There was water on the floor in the men's room, brought to staff attention. An hour later, the water was still there. Two of the meals had to be sent back as the food was cold

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DE
San Antonio
3 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food, ambiance, value. I always enjoy eating here

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MC
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on December 23, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

We have been driving by for years and finally decided to stop in. The service is very attentive and our meal flowed smoothly from drinks and apps all the way through to dessert. The food was excellent. Our table ordered a variety from the linguine with clam sauce to the ribeye. All well prepared and very flavorful. The restaurant itself is a comfortable little spot. Not overly fancy but still inviting.
We will definitely return.

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C
San Antonio
13 reviews
Dined on December 22, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

A great neighborhood restuarant!

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JC
San Antonio
3 reviews
Dined on December 20, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 2

To be honest, I was very disappointed at the noise level being so loud. We were celebrating two of my daughters’ college graduation and I wanted a venue to be able to make a toast and still be heard by my guests. For whatever reason, the restaurant didn’t place us in their private dining room. Luckily, we made a later reservation and some of the other restaurant guests started leaving causing the ambient noise to drop considerably.
Now that the negative comments are out of the way, I would like to say the service provided by our server (Farver?) was outstanding. He was so very attentive to our large table and we were never lacking in anything. He was spot on with serving our drinks and our sparkling wine for the toast. The food was very good and was served hot and fresh. I will confidently say the server and the chefs, of course, saved the evening!

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GV
San Antonio
2 reviews
Dined on December 19, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Staff was friendly and professional. They made last minute adjustments to accommodate an increase in our reservation. Our server, Amanda, was attentive. We appreciate the variety offered on the lunch menu. Everyone in our party was pleased with the quality of the food.

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AW
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on December 8, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

It was a business dinner, that I had to arrange for a few hours. When I arrived the waitress accommodate me with a Table for 4. I question the waiter about our arrangements and they were not aware of what was going on, I mentioned quietly I had RSVP and was supposed to have a prepared 4 course menu based on my price point per guest. Of course they look at me like I was crazy. But when the owner came to check on me he explained I was at the wrong location. Lol. However I went to the wrong one, and yet they quickly accommodated me and my 2 other guest. I will definitely recommend both locations because they go beyond and above for each guest. I love the Shrimp Scuzzis. It’s absolutely my favorite dish on the menu and they have a excellent selection of fine dining. Love it

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OT
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on December 1, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Everything was fine, with the exception of to much salt in the food.

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MM
San Antonio
2 reviews
Dined on November 23, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 3

Went for birthday dinner, reviews were great and several friends loved it. Party of 8, friday night, not very busy. Our waiter really set the tone, not very friendly, seemed irritated with us, impatient(this was the 1st time to visit for all of us). Plus he seemed to rush us through our meal. The food was good. We all had different meals. I'd say 80% really liked the food, the other 20% said it was ok-remarks varied from too saucy, way too much salad dressing on the salad(it was overwhelming), nothing special. I personally had the special-a seabass piccata. For $45 I wanted to be wowed and I was not. The sauce was ok, I didn't really care for the pasta, but the vegetables didn't compliment it at all. Not sure if I'd try it again and at this point none of us would recommend it to friends

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KK
San Antonio
10 reviews
Dined on November 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Dinner with my mom and it could not have been more perfect. Our server Ricardo was attentive, cheerful, and had perfect timing. It had been a while since we have been to Scuzzi’s due to noise level, so I was surprised to see the remodel and thankful that it reallly seemed to helped with the noise. Thank you, Ricardo and Happy Thanksgiving to everyone.

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I
San Antonio
59 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

bday dinner, 6 of us. Service very good and efficient. Wine great value on Tuesday nights. All food was very good.

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OT
San Antonio
2 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was excellent and service was outstanding.

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BK
San Antonio
2 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good food. Good value. Excellent service. Staff are knowledgeable and courteous. North central location with plenty of parking.

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R
Oklahoma City
9 reviews
Dined on November 2, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

From drinks at the bar to finishing our meal, everything was outstanding. This was the perfect place for a date night. My boyfriend and I will definitely be back. The chicken piccata and rainbow trout were so very good.

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MK
1 review
Dined on October 31, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a very pleasant dining experience. Thank you for another great evening.

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OT
San Antonio
4 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was wonderful and Russell our waiter was great. Very knowledgeable about the chef specials and recommended a great entree.

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OT
San Antonio
6 reviews
Dined on October 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding in every way! We really enjoyed our evening at Scuzzi’s. We will return very soon.

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OT
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

The food was good, the atmosphere was great not to loud for a small place, service was good the staff was helpful and friendly, if definitely go back

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RC
San Antonio
9 reviews
Dined on September 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great menu and food was excellent. Service was good and we enjoyed the evening. Wife had the tuna appetizer as a main course and it was outstanding.

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f
Cleveland
4 reviews
Dined on September 20, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Excellent food, service always great

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k
San Antonio
7 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always, Scuzzi's is a "go to" place for date night. Good food and drink, good prices and service with a smile. My 5-star rating!

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R
San Antonio
39 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent Service and meal

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MH
San Antonio
2 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

The food was excellent. Each one of our party of four had a different meal, and everyone loved their dish. Portions were generous, but not wildly so. The wine was good, and the bloody mary that my wife had before dinner was excellent. Our service could have been better. When we first arrived, the bartender was "on a break" so we waited about 10 minutes for our drink order to be taken. During dinner, our server seemed to be new, and struggling with the ordering system, and the wait to get our bill at the end of the evening was longer than I would have anticipated. The light level was adjusted in the middle of our meal, and they made it darker in the restaurant than I would have preferred. At the end of our meal, many more tables were filled, and the noise level was higher than it should have been, they should really try to dampen the sounds.

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