We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Casa Benedetto's Ristorante

165 Vilano Road, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
+1 904-471-5999
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice balls” (76 reviews)
“pasta” (162 reviews)
“caponata” (47 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
165 Vilano Road, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
Write a Review
Reviews (1,791)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

11 - 20 of 1,791 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We so enjoyed our meal at Casa Benedetto's. Great service from Aspen. Great casual Italian spot. Charming.

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has been around a long time and we finally tired it. we were not disappointed and will be back. The Veal was delicious.

Thank Ron002
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Drew was an awesome server! He was personable and fun. The food was so tasty! We had Chicken Frances and the Parm too! That cheesecake though! Whew! So goodMore

Thank fennijer05
RT6357, Owner at Casa Benedetto's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this lovely review. I am so glad to hear that you especially enjoyed my Italian cheesecake. It isn't fun baking in this hot humid weather we are experiencing and knowing how much guests enjoy the baked goods makes it an...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Our group of 15 went for lunch (opens at 12:00). Absolutely marvelous food!. The Benedettos family have a treasure. The outside façade may cause you to pause, but once inside, their friendly welcome and eclectic atmosphere made us feel welcome. We made a lunch reservation...More

Thank Carol A
RT6357, Owner at Casa Benedetto's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing Casa Benedetto's for your luncheon destination! We are thrilled to hear how much you all enjoyed our food. It was a pleasure to serve and meet you all and look forward to seeing you again soon. Robyn & Jay

Reviewed 2 May 2017

The food and service were absolutely best in class. Highly recommend to those that want a genuine, family run business that takes pride and care in what they serve their customers.

Thank LM B
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful, relaxed dining, with fresh pasta dishes and wonderful friendly service. First rate food and an old time feel of just take your time and enjoy. Four stars!

Thank royofsta
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We've been there for both lunch and dinner. Both are excellent. Fresh homemade pasta. Easy drive from Saint Augustine.

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Wide selection of Italian dishes at reasonable prices. Service was excellent. Small intimate restaurant..

Thank dakg73
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here before 15 min ride to airport. Service and food was great! We ate at an outside table. Delicious!

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 21 April 2017

we have been coming here for 4 years now on vacation and always need to visit Casa Benedetto at least twice while we are here. the food is authentic, fresh and consistent and the staff is great, especially Carrie. the owners always make sure you...More

Thank dougsalatino
RT6357, Owner at Casa Benedetto's Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Thank you so much for this beautiful review and your continued patronage. WE look forward to seeing you again next year!!! Robyn & Jay

Nearby Restaurants
Beaches at Vilano
881 reviews
.27 km away
Mojo's Tacos
42 reviews
.35 km away
Vinny's New York Style Pizza
71 reviews
1.20 km away
Fire Wok
53 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Extreme Water Adventures
71 reviews
1.25 km away
Vilano Beach Pier
11 reviews
.18 km away
7 reviews
.18 km away
Florida Water Tours
494 reviews
1.58 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What type of oil do you fry in? Peanut allergy
29 May 2017|
Response from RT6357 | Property representative |
we do not use any kind of peanut or nut oil we use a soy oil for deep frying, and a vegetable olive oil blend for our salad dressing and pan frying Extra virgin olive oil is used for sautee dishes
Kim C
Well, if the answer was here, I wouldn't have to ask about your "Typical Questions Asked". Do you have gluten-free options?
4 June 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from jpct11 |
how do you know are you in the kitchen when they make a dish
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Vilano Road, Now Located in Vilano Beach Section of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2979
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-471-5999
  • E-mail
Casa Benedetto's is a family owned restaurant featuring authentic Sicilian homestyle cooking. We come from a long line of talented cooks who believe that the best food comes from using the freshest best ingredients available prepared with love and attention to detail.We pride ourselves in keeping alive the traditional "holiday foods" we grew up with that not many care to take the time & trouble to prepare from scratch in our busy modern world. Casa Benedetto's is open for lunch and dinner Monday thru Saturday We always have Sinatra singing in the background, fresh linens on the tables& candlelight in the evenings. Our staff is trained to make your visit a pleasant one and we strive to meet all special dietary needs or favorite dishes that may be missing from our menu that you desire Gluten free meals are always available.We are accepting cash or debit for payment in an effort to keep our prices competitive. We are closed on Sundays but do open for Mother's Day Sunday.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing