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Padrino's Italian Ristorante

) #5 of 165 Restaurants in Grande Prairie $$ - $$$ Italian, European,
10745 117 Ave, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 7N6, Canada
+1 780-814-7171
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Italian, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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10745 117 Ave, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 7N6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a friend to have a girls night out and had great service and an amazing supper. The server was really knowledgeable about the menu and the caprese salad and the mussels were delicious. One of the few restaurants in Grande Prairie where you...More

1  Thank Danielle G
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Danielle, Thank you so much for sharing with us! This is definitely what we love to hear! We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Genevieve Rioux General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grande Prairie has alot of great places to eat, however if you're looking for a place to go that you can dress up for, Padrino's and the Office are your two choices. Of those two, Padrino's has the better food.

Thank Jonathan C
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jonathan, Thank you very much for the feedback! We are so proud to be your #1 special occasion restaurant - that's what we work so hard to achieve. We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Genevieve Rioux General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I started going to Padrino's early in 2016 when I was in town for work. Not expecting much from a hotel linked restaurant. Boy was I mistaken. Staff was incredible. Friendly, charming and very professional. Food was absolutely incredible. First time I have ever had...More

Thank Bigpapamike
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bigpapamike, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are so happy to hear about your experience and that we were able to make your stay a little bit more enjoyable! I will definitely share with our...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

We stayed at the hotel attached to this restaurant and I was meeting some friends who reside in Grande Prairie and they chose this restaurant. I had suggested Greek, but they insisted on this restaurant and after walking in and tasting the food, I'm glad...More

Thank Peter E
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Hi Peter E, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are absolutely thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your evening and our amazing food! I will definitely share with our kitchen team. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My husband is Italian and says the food is fairly authentic and close to the way his Nonna (from Italy) used to cook. I'm a huge fan of the focaccia bread that you dip in the red wine vinegar and oil, as well as the...More

Thank Naomi I
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Hi Naomi1! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We are ecstatic to hear we passed the "Nonna Test"! We hope to see you again soon! Sincerely, Genevieve Rioux General Manager

Reviewed 12 May 2017

I will start with a positive....food presentation is Super and the sauces on all the food was fabulous. (Lipstick on a Pig) That's as good as it was though. I ordered the Prime rib special, it looked absolutely mouth watering when the table next to...More

Thank Rhonda C
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi Rhonda, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are very disappointed to hear that we felt short of meeting your expectations that night. It is very unfortunate that we were not able to satisfy your prime...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Went on a Monday evening. I didn't see too many people but I sat for 20 minutes to wait for a drink. Then over 25 minutes till I was asked if I was ready to order. 45 minutes for a steak. 10oz ribeye that resembled...More

Thank cruisin72
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi Cruisin72, Let me just start by saying how sorry we are to hear about your experience. This is definitely not what we like to hear! Your comments have been shared with our kitchen team and we will investigate accordingly. We take pride in providing...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

It's not very often I give a 5 out of 5 but Padrino's was awesome, absolutely incredible!!! Dinner with my sister after a very long day. The ambiance is nice - relaxing and comfortable. The service was knowledgeable and efficient. Was very informed as to...More

Thank Storm2640
Bestwesterngp, General Manager at Padrino's Italian Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Hi Storm2640, Thank you so much for your review! This is great to hear and I will definitely share with our team - after all, this is why they work so hard every day. We sincerely appreciate your support and recommendations - sometimes it is...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This Resturant is attached to the Best Western Hotel. So nice after a long day of traveling to walk down the hall from your room for dinner and not have to drive any further. We had dinner here and the food was fantastic. The wait...More

Thank Mary_Ann D
Management response:Responded 13 April 2017

Thanks Mary_Ann D! Happy to hear about your experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant! It rarely disappoints. The food is good and so is the service. I like that it is a local business too. On my last visit everything was on point! I had a chicken dish and my husband had the feature...More

Thank NGolamco
Management response:Responded 13 April 2017

Thank you so much! It can be really hard to stand out between all the big corporate franchises in this town, so we are really delighted to hear we are your favorite restaurant! Hoping to see you again soon!

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Hi there, Unfortunately we do not have poutine fries. We are an Italian Restaurant, and have delicious pastas, pizzas, and fresh entrees made to order. We hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$40
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10745 117 Ave, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 7N6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Grande Prairie
  • Phone Number: +1 780-814-7171
  • E-mail
Description
We are a fresh based fine dining Italian Restaurant located in the Best Western Grande Prairie. Traditional pastas, pizzas, and oven-roasted meats take centre-stage on Padrino’s menus. Our chefs prepare each meal from scratch and offer nightly features that will be sure to delight your taste buds. Padrino’s also offers vegetarian and gluten free options to appease all appetites. Decorated with elegant accents and intimate lighting, Padrino’s offers the perfect environment for romance on that first date or your 50th wedding anniversary.
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