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Piccolo Mondo

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$$ - $$$
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829 E. Lamar Blvd., Arlington, TX 76011-3504 (Collins)
+1 817-265-9174
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:15
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:15
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Mansfield, Texas
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated his birthday on a Friday night. Live piano and sax were a nice touch but not easy to hear over the noise level of just the conversations. My husband's chicken dish was exceptional - very moist with deliciously flavored veggies- but I had the special veal cannelloni and have had much better. While the flavor... More 

Thank PSC76063
Marshall, Texas
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a few drinks in the bar area. When we found out they had live music, we stayed for dinner and a bottle of wine. The piano man was joined by a sax player later in the evening. Music was fun and very entertaining. Food was good and served warm by very friendly and attentive wait staff.... More 

Thank Leslie W
Arlington, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Nice table cloth setting with excellent service. However, there are too many really good Italian restaurants in the DFW area that are much less expensive.

Thank Frodo51
Arlington, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is not a bad Italian restaurant, but it is not a great one either. By any standard their food is okay, but only that - NOT great as it is locally reputed to be. Perhaps it was once, but not so in the few times we visited it. And we have not gone back again since then.

Thank Chastravs
Arlington, Texas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We had the most delicious lunch at Piccolo Mondo yesterday, September 12th. It was a lunch to celebrate birthdays for two very special friends and we could not have picked a nicer place! The service was above excellence and the food was mouth watering delicious! The restaurant has been around for quite a few years and I was hoping it... More 

Thank dairylou
Arlington, Texas
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you want a restaurant that is above average regarding quality of food, appearance and value, do visit Piccolo Mondo! You will be treated like royalty, and your mouth will be absolutely delighted! I have been there many times over the years and was highly pleased each time!

Thank Brigitte H
Arlington, Texas
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We went at the spur of the moment on a sunday and had a great meal! It is in a strip mall so never thought much about it but it was very good! My husband has dairy allergies and they were very accommodating and made sure everything was free of all dairy products. Quiet and romantic atmosphere. We were dressed... More 

Thank traveling_donna2015
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This place is always spot on. Excellent food and ambiance. The wait staff is impecible. They also have an excellent piano player and an intimate dance floor

Thank Jamie S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

My friends and I were impressed with the restaurant. We were very fortunate that we were seated before the rush came in. All the servers were very respectful and I never had an empty cup of water (because I like to drink a lot of water). Although the prices were a little bit higher than I would normally pay for... More 

Thank Jay Q
Arlington, TX
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We used to go here numerous times with a neighbor who's now passed away. It's a very old school restaurant, and I will say this in its favor, it's one of the quietest restaurants you'll find. We used to go to Portofino's, which was very nice and similar, but Portofino's had better food and better value. The Italian dishes are... More 

Thank ExFloridian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:15
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 E. Lamar Blvd., Arlington, TX 76011-3504
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-265-9174

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?