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Mio Vicino

) #5 of 363 Restaurants in Santa Clara ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza
1290 Benton St, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4805
+1 408-241-9414
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
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1290 Benton St, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4805
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a very pleasant dinner with four of us. Can't say the food was anything special. The interior was more "diner" than restaurant and thought the food was rather "average" Italian food. The service was ok for a crowded evening. I wouldn't go out of...More

Thank dhen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service! Enjoyed the specialty Italian sausage with a good bottle of wine at one of the outside tables.

Thank Nidhugg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3 of us of 3 different ages dined together. We each ordered a different pasta and each cleaned his or her plate. The food was delicious, the servers were friendly, and the place was clean. However to say the restaurant lacked ambiance puts it mildly....More

Thank lauragB6911AI
Reviewed 30 May 2017

One of my favorite restaurant. I've been going here for great food for many years. I lived in Santa Clara for over 30 years, and I still keep coming back to the hidden jem !

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My wife and I's favorite Italian restaurant. Great food, good portions and a friendly atmosphere. You can't go wrong at lunch or dinner!

Thank docbourget
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Senior citizen talking to other seniors: You've heard the expression "hole in the wall?" Well, this is it. Narrow space with very limited seating--but it doesn't feel overcrowded. Very popular with locals, with good reason. Very good food, decent wines if a bit pricey, great...More

Thank SJVillagesBob
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We booked a group of 35 people. The restaurant came highly recommended and I did quite a bit of communicating with manager in advance. They were unprepared for a group of our size despite their assurances up front. It took about 1 1/2 hours for...More

Thank Irie42
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It's a great local place with regular customers and a home and family feel. They have nice wines and the food is always good. Comfortable, friendly not overly unecssarily fancy and it's sometimes just what I need.

Thank shehon
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We love this little place. Great pasta, really nice salads and super wine list. Authentic, high quality and well prepared.

Thank jrgerodias
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Mio Vicino's is a gem in downtown Santa Clara. The food is always great with really tasty specials and desserts. They have a different bread pudding flavor each week. The portions are really good so we end up taking part of it home. Prices are...More

Thank Winnie S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 Benton St, Santa Clara, CA 95050-4805
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-241-9414
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