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Gumba's Cafe Italian Restaurant

176 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
+1 408-737-8384
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good22%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
31 Dec 2016
“Good food slightly on the expensive side.”
12 Sep 2016
“Good italian restaurant in Murphy Ave.”
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
176 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm of Italian decent and I obviously love and know Italian food. The food here is at best mediocre. I would not recommend and in fact I would discourage people to not go here. They seem to have a following though but I can only...More

Thank robertcA9703WT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't speak for their Italian food, but I had a great simple breakfast of eggs, potatoes, and sourdough toast. The atmosphere outside during the farmers market was nice. There are only a few options for breakfast, but it's all you need. The presentation was...More

Thank DalPalWXman
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Been here for years and continues to be a great place for Italian pastas and pizza. The beer and wines offer a good selection and the menu is filled with numerous pastas salads and sandwiches to suit anyone's taste? Service is efficient and speedy. They...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Decent food, friendly staff. The options are good. Esp. good to go with friends. Evening can be crowded though.

Thank ShyamGovind
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I really loved this place! My manager brought us here for dinner and she goes there all the time. The staff are very friendly, the food was so delicious, and the atmosphere is authentic. My only suggestions are that the keyboard player was a bit...More

Thank Doreen R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I believe 3 visits make this a fair review. Not once was I impressed with their service. Wrong dish twice, slow service, distracted servers. The meals were nothing spectacular, seemed very " out of the jar' and not fresh. You must visit more authentic Italian...More

Thank Jane8314
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a place we usually go during our business trips. Food is good and prices are fine too. Pizza is very good. Service is good but it depends on the day. It's not a good suggestion to be seated at the back near the...More

Thank Matias P
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Compliments to the waiter, he smiled and had sense of humor. Atmosphere was great, can't beat a summer outdoor seating. Please order anything but the eggplant, it came with salad and pasta which were fine. The eggplant itself was big, probably cooked to death and...More

Thank dragonmom2
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a old style family owned Italian restaurant and pizza place. I have never been disappointed with any of the dishes or pizza. While the servers may not always smile, they are very accommodating -- like getting you oregano for your pizza, or changing...More

Thank ebandari
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a very old school Italian restaurant. Godfather theme music playing in the background! I had the linguini with pesto sauce with scampi. The pesto sauce was so-so tasting, nothing spectacular about it. The scampi was reheated frozen shrimp. My boyfriend had spaghetti with...More

Thank Michelle G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-737-8384
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