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Casa Benedetto's Ristorante

165 Vilano Road, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
+1 904-471-5999
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice balls” (76 reviews)
“pasta” (162 reviews)
“caponata” (47 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
165 Vilano Road, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

I couldn't wait to go back to this restaurant. I came for vacation last year, and while visiting friends was my first destination. My mouth was watering for their superb delights. Quality ingredients, all fresh made to order. Mmmmmmm. Personable staff, great atmosphere. Love it!!

Thank michele f
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I went with a large party and we shared so got a good idea of many dishes and they all were very very good a rice ball appetizer that was cooked to perfection a beef dish I can't remember the name but was also exemplary....More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 18 August 2015

My husband and I enjoyed our food and our service was excellent. My husband was on the hunt for veal and a good Italian restaurant. We live in the area and decided to give Casa Benedetto's a try, as we've driven by it several times....More

Thank Squeeka
RT6357, Owner at Casa Benedetto's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2015

Thank you so much for all your kind words about our food,service and ambience.!! We do apologise for the inconvience of the window units while we wait for the landlord to repair the central air system. WE are doing our best to keep the restaurant...More

Reviewed 17 August 2015

We were looking forward to having a great Italian meal in a cozy, family oriented restaurant but we were very disappointed. The texture of my flounder was mealy and mushy and hardly tasted like a fresh fish, despite the fact the waiter said it was...More

7  Thank FLStarfish
RT6357, Owner at Casa Benedetto's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2015

We are sorry to hear you were not pleased with the selections you made on this visit to CasaBenedetto's. Flounder Florentine is a dish that many guests love, and many have not loved. Flounder is a soft fish and can tend to come a little...More

Reviewed 16 August 2015

The staff and food are always stop on! They are friendly and have time to chat. The best thing I can say is that mom's home cooking is getting a run for it's money...sorry mom. :(

Thank 07417
Reviewed 16 August 2015

My friend and I had dinner tonight at casa Benedetto's and the food was wonderful. I was looking forward to going there and I wasn't disappointed. As a business owner in St. Augustine Beach I look for quality restaurants to send my guests. I will...More

Thank AndrewsWay
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Had such a lovely meal at lunch, we came back for supper. Fantastic meals at a great value! Chicken parm was perfect, chicken francaise was too. Conch fradiavlo was my favourite. Don't miss this gem.

Thank Grant W
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It was a beautiful night to sit out at Casa Benedetto. The young waiter was very attentive and did a good job with the service. I had the Chicken Cacciatore! I really enjoyed this dish! It was served with all dark meat, which I prefer....More

Thank Peter S
RT6357, Owner at Casa Benedetto's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2015

Thank you for your positive review of CasaBenedetto's. Our chicken cacciatore is a favorite with many guests. We do try to remove the bay leaves but a few sometimes slip by due to being covered with the sauce and vegetables. But we will keep it...More

Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

On Monday August 10th we held my sisters wake at Casa Benedetto's . Robin and Jay went out of their way to make everything so special and memorable everyone was so impressed with the food & the ambience it's a wonderful place to go and...More

Thank DEE C
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We found this restaurant by accident while shopping at the Publix across the street. The outside may fool you, don't let it. We have dined there four times now, and each time it was excellent! The service is superior as well as the food. It...More

Thank Becky N
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What type of oil do you fry in? Peanut allergy
29 May 2017|
Response from RT6357 | Property representative |
we do not use any kind of peanut or nut oil we use a soy oil for deep frying, and a vegetable olive oil blend for our salad dressing and pan frying Extra virgin olive oil is used for sautee dishes
Kim C
Well, if the answer was here, I wouldn't have to ask about your "Typical Questions Asked". Do you have gluten-free options?
4 June 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from jpct11 |
how do you know are you in the kitchen when they make a dish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Vilano Road, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-471-5999
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Casa Benedetto's is a family owned restaurant featuring authentic Sicilian homestyle cooking. We come from a long line of talented cooks who believe that the best food comes from using the freshest best ingredients available prepared with love and attention to detail.We pride ourselves in keeping alive the traditional "holiday foods" we grew up with that not many care to take the time & trouble to prepare from scratch in our busy modern world. Casa Benedetto's is open for lunch and dinner Monday thru Saturday We always have Sinatra singing in the background, fresh linens on the tables& candlelight in the evenings. Our staff is trained to make your visit a pleasant one and we strive to meet all special dietary needs or favorite dishes that may be missing from our menu that you desire Gluten free meals are always available.We are accepting cash or debit for payment in an effort to keep our prices competitive. We are closed on Sundays but do open for Mother's Day Sunday.
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