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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Benvenuto

8512 Santa Monica Blvd. (La Cienega Blvd.) Send to Phone
310-659-8635
THIS ESTABLISHMENT IS CLOSED From simple, expected Italian fare to more creative concoctions.

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Lunch Tues.-Fri., Dinner nightly
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Benvenuto Restaurant Review

: THIS ESTABLISHMENT IS CLOSED Benvenuto's Italian menu features about a dozen pizzas from a simple Margherita to the Mediterraneo with pesto, sun-dried tomato, Bermuda onions, mozzarella and goat cheese, and the pizza al pollo affumicato with smoked chicken, mozzarella and radicchio barbecue sauce. There are the usual pasta dishes, among them creative varieties like the ravioli mezzaluna al aragosta (lobster, shallots, ricotta cheese, sage, light cream lobster sauce) and farfala al salmone (with asparagus and salmon). Grilled dishes include pollo Milanese, fresh fish daily, veal scaloppine with spinach and asparagus sauce, and grilled steak with peppercorn sauce.
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