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Cafe Alfresco

#41 of 709 Restaurants in Reno
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3800 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502
+1 775-824-4431
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11:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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Virginia
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleasantly surprised by the variety of the menu, including some healthy options . It was fun to play Keno while eating, too.

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Thank rushnspkr
Hayward, California
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163 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

actually dined here twice during our stay because it was such a good experience the first time. Good variety, all tastey, and pleasant and efficient staff

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Thank Ann H
Portola, California
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pizza, Alfredo, salad it is all good. The food is great. They have Gelato for dessert. Always a relaxing meal.

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Thank Deborah M
Reno, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I love the food here and the atmosphere I come here all the time and the service is always great. Matt Martinez does an amazing job as a host and makes me want to come back to the restaurant.

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Thank jon42shu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I always take my clients to a restaurant that is clean and not too loud. This restaurant was perfect for my preference!! I also went before a little before dinner time though which probably cut back on the noise. The food was amazing and in a good price range. My server Kaycee was beyond helpful with suggestions and she refilled... More 

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Thank bcrazys65
Reno, Nevada
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79 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Ron M. was our server and did a great job. We enjoyed a Hawaiian-type pizza and a salad, both good. Service, including refill of drinks, prompt and efficient. It is sandwiched in a busy casino area overlooking a very busy, very large buffet area so neither scenic nor quiet. Also they don't have a bar in the restaurant so if... More 

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Thank Abbot71
Iowa
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Enjoyed dinner (half rack of ribs) - the portions were very generous, the meat was extremely tender, and the barbecue sauce was phenomenal! I only wish the hotel room provided a refrigerator where I could have saved the leftovers for lunch the next day!

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Thank Teresa K
Edmond, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We ate dinner here twice during our stay....excellent both times. Pizza and salads the first night and Pasta and salads the second night. We started with Martinis that were excellent and finished with their Gelato which was really tasty....hard to decide because too many flavors to choose from. Good experiences all around.

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Thank Marjorie D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Samantha always serves my wife and I Gelato. We always ask for Amanda and as our server. Both great at their jobs and always smiling when they do it. Cafe Alfredo is a great place to people watch eat Pizza and have dessert. I prefer cafe or the deli. Both great places and great people.

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Thank wilsonninja44
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Samantha is so great. She is always very helpful and always has a smile on her face. She is very efficient. Very helpful everytime. We love seeing her but she needs a vacation soon. Always a pleasure coming here for gelato

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Thank Tim A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-824-4431
Description
Café Alfresco serves up brick-oven wood-fired pizzas, creative pastas and fresh salads. In addition, you'll find a vast selection of tasty sandwiches, grilled Paninis, hearty homemade minestrone and asparagus soups, freshly baked bread sticks and more than ten varieties of house-made gelato. Located on main casino floor adjacent to Toucan Charlie's Buffet & Grille.

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