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Il Fornaio

Ocean Ave. (Monte Verde St.) Send to Phone
831-622-5100 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
Stick to the carb-a-licious bakery items and specials from the wood-burning oven and rotisserie.
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Breakfast Mon.-Fri., Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.

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4.0 rating over 4 reviews

Il Fornaio Restaurant Review

: Sure, there’s no better place in town to enjoy a morning pastry or lovely panmarino than in this airy rotunda. Yes, the atmosphere is inviting, though most Il Fornaios are. Our past experiences with its pastas have been disappointing --- uninspired and over-sauced. Stick with wood-fired rotisserie specials such as petto di pollo al pepperoncino, grilled marinated chicken with a spicy sauce; or the tagliata chianina, grilled beef tenderloin. From season to season, the menu reads much the same --- static except on the dessert menu. Still, the place is packed. Who can resist the appeal of free focaccia and other doughy treats at happy hour --- or any hour?

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