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Benvenutis Restaurante

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105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308 (James Garner)
+1 405-310-5271
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and the setting is elegant. I suggest order wine as their cocktails are small and too much ice. A lovely choice all the while.

Thank Carmen B
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There shouldn't be an argument over the best place to eat in Norman. Benvenutis is by far the best. The pasta is made from scratch and is about as authentic as you can get. I usually get the "pasta from hell" which is a little too spicy for my wife, but there are many dishes she does love like bucatini... More 

Thank dwl10
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Benvenutis is a special place. It is upscale but worth every penny you spend for a meal. Every menu item is fresh and prepared beautifully. I have never had a bad dish and I have been going to the restaurant since it opened. Steaks are always right on. Seafood is fresh and the chef does magical things with the Sea... More 

Thank pepperwilliams
Norman, Oklahoma
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152 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Our experience as a group of 14 was disappointing. We had a reservation on a Friday night. The seating was a long booth along a window in what was essentially a hallway with 6 tables pulled together. Very poorly lit as well, hard to read the menus. The service was decent, but a group this large should have more than... More 

Thank Tiffany N
Denver City, Texas
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Dinner with the boss and clients turned out very well at this place. Generally quiet setting, maybe a little under lit as one of my colleagues used his phone light to view the menu, yet very nice. Good antipasti plate with numerous selections. The wine decanter is a bit cumbersome with chips on it. The star of the show was... More 

Thank javablood
Norman, Oklahoma
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We have been here many times before and have never been disappointed. Excellent food, atmosphere and service. There are several new offerings on the menu and we both tried something new for our meal...Rustica. It was a mix of large shrimp, chicken, mushrooms and speck over pasta, all in a delicious sauce. We started the meal by sharing an appetizer... More 

Thank okpat1
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Upscale menu. Professional staff. Great atmosphere. Only positive comments can be made about this establishment. I would recommend this Italian restaurant to everyone. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

Thank BW1947
Norman, Oklahoma
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

A great place for Italian food. Very creative and unusual menu. Nice choice of wines. Can be a little more on the pricey end. Worth the money and they also do wonderful catering.

Thank SunSister1
Basalt, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was looking for a restaurant for a quiet birthday celebration. Being a friday night I made reservations and requested a quiet table. Even though the place was packed and people waiting to be seated, we were shown to a very quiet table at our requested time. The staff were very friendly and had excellent recommendations. The food was marvelous... More 

Thank Kim K
Norman, Oklahoma
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to Benvenuti's for years! The food is absolutely Devine! The pasta from hell is one of my all time favorites (it is spicy), the filet is one of the best I've ever had, and the sea bass will melt in your mouth! All of the appetizers are delish as well as all the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 60
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
    (James Garner)
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: +1 405-310-5271

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?