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Vino Santo Bistro

2030 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-1802
+1 650-780-0793
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (9 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
2030 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-1802
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice inside with large window and mirror for Bistro effect. Portions are very generous and we took home enough for lunch the next day. Corkage was a reasonable $18. Service was attentive without being over the top. There is dining out front on nice...More

Thank TheBel
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

My salad came without the blue cheese and I told the waiter afterwards and no apologies or concessions were made. Linguine al Vongole was not genuine. In the sauce which was far too lemony and thick and dark like it had been made with a...More

Thank Mari A
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Downtown Redwood City has become one of the most vibrant and active cities on the peninsula with lots of great places to eat and drink. This past weekend, my husband and I, and another couple had dinner at Vino Santo and it was excellent. Each...More

Thank daschpitch
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We have dined at Vino Santo Bistro for years, and recently visited again for a pre-holiday meal with our best friends. Unfortunately, a large birthday party group was seated at the middle of the room, and the restaurant was loud - making it difficult to...More

Thank JillClardy
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were there on a Friday night and it was incredibly noisy. The service was good but the food was marginal and pricey. The kitchen's refusal to substitute pasta for potatoes has cost them a return visit.

Thank JBuckel
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is NOT an Italian restaurant. This is a Mexican owned and operated restaurant attempting Italian cuisine, and failing miserably. The glass of wine came after my salad was finished, the "beet" salad had exactly three beet slices accompanied by a mound of wilted arugala....More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 16 September 2017

My boo and drank wine at the intimate wine bar, then enjoyed dinner. We would eat there again; great service, friendly, and wonderful food.

Thank Marfak
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Ten of us gathered for a dinner after a very long day of meetings. This was the perfect place. It was quiet with excellent food. Each person got something different and we all shared bites -- the chicken marsala was tender with lovely scalloped potatoes,...More

Thank Michel G
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had a delicious dinner here. Unlike some places it was relatively quiet so we didn't have to shout for our tablemates to hear.Primarily younger people there but they weren't loud yet seemed to be having a good time. We had very attentive service, and...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

There are so many true Italian choices on this menu that it's difficult to make a bad decision. The sauce tasted fresh, and the pasta was great. Service was fast and courteous. On a Wednesday night it was crowded, but there was no wait.

Thank lord-xeon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2030 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA 94063-1802
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-780-0793
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