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3411 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4205
+1 734-971-0484
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“minestrone” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3411 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4205
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was its usual friendly quick to please. Food was prepared well, Salmon in my wife's dinner was a bit dry.

Thank Alan F
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Alan, Thank you for the recent review. I love to hear from our customers! Have you heard about our Summer Happy Hour? (Monday-Thursday 4-6pm) Have a great day. Michelle Ruggero

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Invited to have a drink, dessert & see the movie "Roman Holiday". The movie started @ dusk (approximately 9:30p.) & it was great. Had a dessert of raspberry tiramisu gelato to enjoy during the movie as well as popcorn flavored with sugar. Every Saturday during...More

Thank Michael M
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Micheal, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I'm so glad you enjoyed our patio. We love our movie nights! The perfect patio, and how could you beat dinner and a movie. See you again soon. Pray for no rain on Saturday...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Great service, wonderful menu! Both the bread and the bread sticks were stale. My walnut pear saladwas okay, the pear was not ripe. The temperature inside was perfect!More

Thank cantwait2sea
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. Happy Anniversary! Thank you for spending it with us. Hmmmm. Our bread is made fresh all day everyday, I will check into who was making bread on Wednesday and see if something or someone made a mistake. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to Paesano four times over the past year and it's wine selection is wonderful, and I have had some very successful appetizers here. The desserts can always be counted on to be delicious! It is the entrees that are hit or very...More

Thank Dana R
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dana, I have to say, Thank you. All your comments and compliments are very valuable. And it's true, we do make mistakes in the kitchen, whether it's over cooked pasta or under seasoning. But when we hear from our customers, preferably in house, we are...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Some entrees were just lousy, particularly the clams and linguini(4 clams). Others passible. Drinks good. Wine overpriced for the mediocre taste. Slow serviceMore

Thank J F M
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

JFM, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent visit to Paesano. I'm sorry to hear we disappointed you. My only hope is you will give us another try, and I would love to personally guide you through our menu, and help...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We live on the West side and became regulars at Webers because the best server ever worked there. Then she told us she was going to Paesano's. We were sad to see her go so we decided to go visit her at her new location....More

Thank Stefanie W
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Stefanie, Thank you so very much for posting a review. And welcome to the family. We absolutely love Amanda. She is a wonderful young woman and are so happy she has joined us. I have shared your compliments with her and the rest of our...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Had a business dinner with 6 of and us and it was excellent. I asked for a quite table and they accommodated us with a table in the back room. Each of had a different entry and we were all pleased. Service was professional even...More

Thank Marguerite B
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Marguerite, Thank you for posting a review. I am so happy to hear you all enjoyed the service and the menu. See you soon. Michelle Ruggero

Reviewed 19 April 2017

My sister and I took our elderly parents there, and this was selected by them based on prior experience. On a Saturday after noon it was quiet and not rushed. They offer a large selection of Italian and other wines. Large menu of classic Italian...More

Thank michaelrM5717MD
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Michael, Thank you for posting. It's sounds like you had a great time with your parents. And thank you for he compliments. I love your comment about our service staff. I think of all our employees as family and we have a great time together....More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

Beautiful ambience; attentive, helpful & friendly staff. Appetizers, main course, & desert were all very tasty! Prices match the cuisine. Would recommend!

Thank CruzansX8
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Cruzans, Thank you for the recent review. And thank you for all the compliments. I love to share posts like this one to our staff. This is the very reason why we do what we do! Have a great evening. Michelle Ruggero

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Very nice ambiance and very classy restaurant. Enjoyed the atmosphere, food choices are many all of which sounded delicious. The choices we made were excellent and I would choose them again. One little obstacle, getting out of the parking lot was not the easiest based...More

Thank Sonja D
michelle r, Manager at Paesano's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Sonja, Thank you for the review. I really appreciate all of your kind words. If you love the menu, you would love our next event... cooking demo with Chef Drew and Manager Alina; April 23rd, at 2:30. They will be cooking an authentic Sicilian dish,...More

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Prema S
26 April 2017|
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Response from michelle r | Property representative |
Yes. On your birthday, you can choose a free appetizer or a dessert. Your choice. Michelle Ruggero- dining room manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3411 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4205 (Formerly Paisanos)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-971-0484
  • E-mail
Rustic Northern Italian cuisine, award winning wine list. Causal dining. Monthly wine events. Family friendly
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