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Marcello Ristorante

140 W. Hillcrest Dr. (Lynn Rd.)
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Cuisine: Italian
Authentic little Italian spot in Thousand Oaks that's very satisfying.
Openings: Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly


Marcello Ristorante Restaurant Review:

Whether you’re at a table inside or out on the front patio, the service is snappy and professional. Chef Tino Di Marcello’s specials are always interesting, and the olive oil in which you can dip your bread is first-rate. Thin-crust pizzas come out of a stone oven, and many of the pasta shapes are handmade. The cappellacci sheets in the dish named simply “cappellacci” are folded around ricotta and spinach then splashed with a tomato-cream sauce, while veal shank al limone is served over pappardelle. And now there's an adjunct salumeria next door where you can pick up prosciutto, pecorino and other Italian delicacies. For dessert, don’t miss the double-chocolate truffle ice cream. The wine list offers plenty of Pinot Noir, Chianti and a few Barbaresco choices.

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