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La Villetta Ristorante

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4351 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33431-5127 (NE 44th st)
+1 561-362-8403
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17:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Boca Raton, Florida
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The worst experience in any Boca restaurant , let alone a pricey one. Started with arrogant and rude owner whom"lost" our reservation.After 15 minutes of arguing agreed to seat us if we ate within one hour. What a joke , had not even been served our dinner one hour later. Food was practically inediable and cold. No apology from anyone.... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met with relatives at the recommendation of my cousin for dinner. The waiters were constantly attentive and friendly. We were seated in the back of a narrow room and we enjoyed the privacy We ordered many appetizers for the table, including sausage and peppers, Portobello mushrooms (Portobella Funghi Grigliati) and sautéed calamari. the calamari was not to my liking... More 

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Great Neck
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We were very surprised and very impressed with the food here. It started with the warm crusty bread to die for!! I shared caprese salad (big mistake..should have taken the entire portion). The mozzarella was freshly made...the tomatoes big and beefsteak supreme. For my main course I had the veal margarita. It was very well pounded, almost flat, with a... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I live in Boca and have never eaten here before, but decided to try it. It was really great. My food was wonderful as was my husband's. Attentive service. I understand it is very busy during "snowbird season" so a reservation is a must. Tartuffe was excellent.

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Thank aheldz
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful, fabulous authentic Italian food, I love the homemade sausage and pepper appetizer. Claudio our waiter was very attentive and when he recommends the specials they are fantastic. They have a very nice wine list. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This expensive Boca Italian eatery has been around for decades and needs some help. It's obvious from the lackluster bread served with pats of wrapped butter that one can find in a diner that this place needs help. The mains are served with broccoli and potatoes that no real Italian would insult a diner with. Time for a change.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Nice service and pretty decor. The portions are small and very expensive. Service was fine and valet parking available. We had saute calamari and hot peppers to start and they were okay. The entree was a special pasta that was really just lasagna and chicken Villetta and both disappointed. Wine list was good. Dessert, Ricotta cheesecake was okay but too... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We arrived for our reservation a little early and were seated right away by the owner. We had a booth next to the bar in a quieter part of the restaurant. This really made the experience nice for an anniversary dinner. Service was good and the waiter informed us of the specials. The bread was fantastic!! Real Italian and Sicilian... More 

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Thank Chris D
Spring Hill, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

La Villetta Ristorante Italiano in Boca Raton, Fl. is an excellant Italian fine-dining restaurant. We were 2 couples and everything we ordered was delicious,served hot,as it should be, and the portion size was perfect. We had the homemade lasagna and the Osso Bucco and enjoyed it all. The only drawback was that we were sitting near the kitchen and it... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

This restaurant came highly recommended. We were a party of 4, and were all disappointed. The restaurant was dark and very noisy. The service felt rushed...wanted us to finish so they could seat another group. We did not order any liquor drinks...and we felt like the tables that did , got more attentive service. Food was fair.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4351 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33431-5127
    (NE 44th st)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Boca Raton
  • Phone Number: +1 561-362-8403
Description
Dining Italian Style is not just for sustenance, it"s the coming together of family & friends. At La Villetta, the meals prepared by Chef Maria are Old World recipes and her own creations prepared and served to her family and friends for over 25 years. From Caserta, Italy, she learned her culinary art under the tutelage of Chef Angelo Mirra. Maria with Angelo moved to Montreal, Canada via Basil, Switzerland where they worked as a team for eight years at the Hotel Simblone. In Montreal, the first of three 4-star restaurants opened and introduced Maria's style of Italian cuisine.

Under the management of Maria's son & daughter, these restaurants still serve the people of Montreal Casa Cacciatore.

In 1985 SALVATORE SELLITTO and MARIA COSTANZA opened Casa Cacciatore in Pompano Beach Florida. For 7 years their patrons from Boca Raton demanded they bring to Boca their real sense of Italian hospitality. CUCINA - RICERCATA E GENUINA BUON APPETITO

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