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Alfano's Restaurant

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1702 Clearwater Largo Rd, Clearwater, FL 33756-1164
+1 727-584-2125
Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Saugatuck, Michigan
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153 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favorite Italian dishes is pasta carbonara. It was't on the menu. I asked waiter if Chef would or could make it and they did! It was to die for! Then their Rockfeller was excellent but had a twist. The seafood. What a surprise! Scallops. Not sure of the shell they served it in unique a presentation. They... More 

Thank eakfs
Tampa, Florida
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98 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lighting was so romantic. Everyone was wonderful. The Senor Lady who showed us to the table made us feel so comfortable. George was our waiter. He was great. He answered our questions, and did not know an answer, so he went and found out. That was wonderful He did not make up the answer, he cared enough to find... More 

Thank BorninFlorida
bridgeport, wv
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174 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This family owned restaurant produces some very authentic food from an extensive menu. Starting with insalata and antipasti - including seafood options like crab and romaine salad and calamari friti, but also sacchetti, spinach pie, and eggplant rollatini as a few examples - Alfano's is fine Italian from start to finish. There are entrees catering to cover something for everyone... More 

Thank cdaughe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Great Italian dishes, awesome wine list, ambiance, and staff! Can't beat the service. Enjoy the attention to detail. Lots of seating options, by yourself, a couple or group, they have it.

Thank Paul M
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We have been to happy hour on Wednesdays with entertainment at the bar. Keith is a great bartender. We also have been here numerous times for dinner. Great food, great atmosphere.

Thank judygatelli
Safety Harbor, Florida
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great Italian food....extensive menu which includes many veal, pasta, fish, seafood dinners and much more! The atmosphere is great and the service is top notch. Have been there many times and will return soon.

Thank Pagstar
Ormond Beach
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143 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Coming from NY we find it difficult to find good Italian food in FL. This was not only good, but better! It is probably the first Italian restaurant I have eaten in (in quite some time)'that served appropriate--not too large-- portions. Dinner is proceeded by wonderful bread and a delicious salad (with just the right amount of dressing). It was... More 

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Palm Harbor
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

What makes Alfano's so special is the people. Owners Frank and Linda Alfano have their name above the door. Their daughter and son in law are working there. Shoot, the bartender Keith has been there for well more than a decade. This is a family affair - a family that is passionate about great food, service, selection and atmosphere. There... More 

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Hernando, Florida
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful night out! Wife and I enjoyed another evening of well prepared, nicely presented, and very tasty food. This place has figured out what it takes to be great and they do it consistently.

Thank Stuartls
Tallahassee, Florida
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129 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I wish I had known about Alfano's sooner. Quality Italian food. Excellent atmosphere. And service that can only be described as top notch. Also, excellent mix of seafood on the menu. A wonderful restaurant for a memorable night.

Thank Fifoodie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$60
Italian, International, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1702 Clearwater Largo Rd, Clearwater, FL 33756-1164
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-584-2125
We are a family owned & operated restaurant, specializing in Italian/Continental Cuisine.

We have been the proud recipient of Tampa Bay Magazine's award for 'Best Italian'

for over fifteen years, as well as Wine Spectators Best of Award of Excellence for our extensive wine list.

Reservations are highly recommended for weekends and holidays.

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