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Mangia Pasta Steak Seafood

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We cordially invite you to enjoy lunch, dinner or a cocktail. At Mangia’s, guests are #1. From the moment you arrive at our casually elegant establishment, we present warm, attentive and personalized service. We offer authentic Italian cuisine using homemade sauces, fresh ingredients, and creative recipes. You can choose from Appetizers, Salads, Pasta Specials, or Pasta Modo Mio – you choose your pasta, sauce and accompaniment . Or try our Daily Special. We also offer steak, chicken and seafood. And your meal won’t be complete without trying the Chef’s own Butterscotch Cannoli! Weather permitting, outside seating is available on the south side of the plaza, viewing the Old State Capitol. All
PRICE RANGE
USD 6 - USD 25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 15 December 2018

Where to begin! Just walking in is an experience! The ambiance, the lighting, the music, the welcome by staff, it's all just great. Moving on to the food.....We had pasta and it was some of the best we've eaten. Did I mention the hot crunchy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Elena L
Reviewed 14 November 2018

From the Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin decor and music you can tell you are in for an old school Italian meal. They have a full service bar and create your own pasta available on the menu with several pasta choices including cavatappi and gnocci....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Barry G
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Good restaurant experience all around. Both our dinners were very good. And the tiramisu was tasty. One was enough for us to share. Service was quick and friendly. And being a little older I really dug the Sinatra Marilyn Monroe theme. Luckily I found a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Brukar
Reviewed 19 September 2018

food was great as was the service. it is nice that frank sinatra music added to the experience great drinks

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Joe J
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We were staying there overnight and walked to the restaurant. Food was very good,but very dark atmosphere. Everyone was using their phones to read the menu. Kind of makes you think that they don't want you to see everything around you. Still, good eats.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rick L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Stopped in for dinner. Located in an historic building in downtown Springfield- one of the buildings Pres. Lincoln used in his time. Good Italian food. Backround music is 50's - 60's (Sinatra, Dean Martin, etc) and very relaxing. Staff was courteous. It was somewhat dark...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Tom K
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We stopped here because it was listed on the "History Alive" brochure as a location for "Dinners with Lincoln." We saw this restaurant had good ratings on trip advisor. It was advertised in the brochure. We assumed that meant children were welcome. Despite having high...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank jenmidwest123
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We did not have reservations but were welcomed all the same. Our service was excellent and the food was very good. The 49 cent shrimp cocktail was to die for. Will definitely return!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank sandrews
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Dirty,dark,fake Italian with terrible service. They weren't busy yet acted like they didn't have time for us. No refills no fresh parm offered with dinner no check up to see if everything was good. Dropped check without clearing any dishes. Crap atmosphere,food,and service

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank headsup83
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We went there for dinner and could not have had a better time. The service was exceptional and the decor was of the Rat Pack vintage. It is an old style bar restaurant with food to die for. I had lasagna and it was great....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Yes, they take reservations on a Saturday night. I would suggest you call before Saturday, unless you like eating very late or waiting a long time for a table.
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