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Benvenutis Restaurante

105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
+1 405-310-5271
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
105 W Main St, Norman, OK 73069-1308
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is perfect! The atmosphere/ambiance is above and beyond wonderful. The food was Delicious and the service was great. Wine selection is really good too! I had the benvenuti salad and the lasagne and it was delicious.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 305mandyt
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Easily the best Italian restaurant in Oklahoma. Friendly service from a native Italian waiter who helped us make the perfect wine choice. We will return again and again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pioneer820391
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you for your review! We take a lot of pride in what we do and it is nice to be appreciated! We look gorward to your return!

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed this restaurant because it had food for an adult and pizza for a hungry college kid. We had the bruschetta, risotto, Mezzaluna pasta, arugula salad, pizza, meatballs, crab legs (I think, it was at the other end of the table), various wines, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RChop
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The calamari was cooked perfectly. Service was very good and the waitress was in her zone. The pasta was just what it was supposed to be. This is a hidden gem in a small town that should be sought out. Home made pasta ,great meats...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bones83
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Never disappointed with any aspect of a favorite, locally owned, restaurant of mine; that shows genuine care and appreciation to their guests and community. Impressive for every occasion, or make any occasion impressive. Comfortable elegance-My favorite thing. Reservations are not required; but a good idea.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gr8OK
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped here one evening last month, after going to an artwalk. We sat outside because it was so nice out. The outdoor space is small so we were lucky there was room, it was lovely. I got a dish called Pasta From Hell (spicy...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Thejaynewells
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The food and service is great, but was so dark had to pull out my phone to read the menu. Excellent wine selection.More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank LeeS3501
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Lee, Thank you for taking the time to write a review ! I appreciate the feedback on the lighting and will be passing it on to our partners. i’m glad you appreciate our wine selection. We work really hard to bring the best wines to...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

So good in the heart of downtown Norman. We went for my Mother's birthday and everything was incredible! Wait staff was great, atmosphere was perfect, and we had a great time with 10 people.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mmairet
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Matthew, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad you decided to celebrate your mother’s birthday with us. We look forward to celebrating many more . Best wishes to you and your family .

Reviewed 10 July 2018

The food and atmosphere are great. It is pricey. They recommend having a reservation but I've never seen it busy enough to need one.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mel-Vin73026
Tarasina, General Manager at Benvenutis Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Happy Anniversary! Thanks for celebrating at Benvenutis and thanks for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the food and our historic building!

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Benvenutis restaurant is the nicest restaurant in downtown Norman. There are other more casual good places to eat downtown, but Benvenutis is more upscale. As the name suggests, the menu is Italian centric but there are many choices that are imaginative takes on your classic...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Stephen K
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Response from Tarasina | Property representative |
I am so sorry that this is the first response. I am certain I replied when you sent the question and for some reason it's not showing. Yes!! We have a wonderful catering business and the options are extensive! We can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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