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Sarafina's Italian Kitchen

794 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
+1 209-795-9858
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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794 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for over 10 years so I figured it was time to do a quick review. The food is good solid American style Italian and a great value for the price but nothing really extraordinary, it is however one of the best options...More

1  Thank Jason P
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to have a Date Night in Arnold, look no further than Sarafina’s. Make sure to call ahead for reservations, however as the place is small and books up quickly. A Decent wine selection featuring some good local wines and great calamari...More

Thank roni0907
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Sarafina's Italian Kitchen is very popular with locals and visitors. One of the few long tenured restaurants in Arnold offering great Italian cuisine, complemented by generous portions, pricing and ambiance. Well worth your visit.

Thank danielwald71
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Best food for Italian we have ever had. The atmosphere is relaxed and but well worth the dining experience.

Thank PMCLovers
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We had a lovely family dinner, and the waitress made two high tables quickly available to us by moving furniture around so that our little boy would not have to wait 20 min before eating. The food was excellent, and the portions are huge. The...More

Thank patricia d
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic Italian food and a great, quaint atmosphere. If you’re in Arnold or Murphy’s you have to try Sarafinas!! Be sure to book a reservation.

Thank tbbarton
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The dinner was amazing! My wife had the veal, my kid polished off a nice piece of salmon and the risotto was the best I’ve had in a long time. The service was quick, professional and friendly. Local wines and beers are highlighted on the...More

Thank D. Michael W
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent Italian food made fresh. The Calamari appetizer has a light batter served with aioli. The best deep fried calamari I've ever tried. It is a favorite of ours. Staff is friendly and makes great suggestions, especially if you having a hard time deciding among...More

1  Thank RustyWater
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have always enjoyed this local bistro. It is a very cozy establishment. This is one place which you need to plan ahead to be able to enjoy. It is very very popular with the locals as well as visitors Food is excellent. Well worth...More

Thank terraflash
Reviewed 10 November 2017

If you are up in Arnold and want Italian food this is the place just make sure you get a reservation as she is always full.

Thank CaboPete
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Response from awm1 | Reviewed this property |
sorry I don't know- here is their number:(209) 795 - 9858
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 794 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Calaveras County  >  Arnold
  • Phone Number: +1 209-795-9858
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