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Sicily By Gino

) #70 of 352 Restaurants in Ventura €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza
563 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
+1 805-641-2220
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (14 reviews)
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Closes in 3 min
12:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
€€ - €€€
563 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finally got a chance to go back for a sit down meal! The owners wife remembered us and greeted us warmly and found us the perfect table for 2- there are not a lot of tables- but that's typical of small restaurants in Italy- or...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We went there on a Sunday afternoon in February, it was raining.... The owner's wife was talking to two young men, whom she invited in & out of the rain and left the door open. When my friend & I began to enter, we were...More

1  Thank Auntie-Nanuuq
Reviewed 11 February 2017

WOW_ who would think this great little local restaurant would be tucked right next door to the Movie Theatre- I must say I wrongly assumed everything next to the movie theater would be corporate, cold and packaged.. wrong! I ended up here by accident really-...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Went to a movie in downtown Ventura and wanted to get some food after the show. This cute little Italian place is right next store, so we decided to try it out. The owners were in Italy, at their Bed and Breakfast but their daughter...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We've been here twice in the last month or so. Loved it both times. Friendly staff; cozy atmosphere; we enjoy the care that the chef owner puts into each dish.

Thank IEfamily
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Amazing, awesome, sooooo good! Wouldn't have changed anything about our evening at Sicily by Gino where we celebrated my momma's 91st birthday! Stephen was awesome, food was out of this world amazing - absolutely everything we ate was soooo good! Highly recommend a stop here...More

Thank hismile64
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Outstanding food and great service. My wife and I just took a chance and stopped in for dinner. They apologized for "bring slammed" but seated us right away. The whole family was in on the job (or so it seemed) complete with new mother and...More

Thank ReverendMe
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We've been here several times and I am always ready to go back. The couple who owns this restaurant is always there and they are lovely people. It is a small cozy restaurant with a unique charm. I love their Lobster Ravioli and Tiramisu. They...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Visited as a second choice after finding another restaurant nearby had closed down. Had a very good meal. I would return.

1  Thank XoanS
Reviewed 21 April 2016

So, I'm reviewing this because I only go here when my husband REALLY want to eat here as I can't tolerate gluten and they don't have gluten-free pasta. So I always have soup and salad. I love the insalata di Bietole. That said, my husband...More

1  Thank jtdanza
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Ed N
do you have trays for groups/
20 February 2017|
Response from ginomilano2014 | Property representative |
Yes we do we can make whatever your needs are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 563 E Main St, Ventura, CA 93001-2628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-641-2220
At Sicily by Gino we offer fresh Italian cuisine in a casual setting. Dine in our beautiful dining room, surrounded by vintage Italian posters or spend the evening on our sidewalk garden patio, where the perfume of our fresh herb garden permeates in the air. Whether you are getting a fresh baked pizza on the way to the movies or plan a more formal get-together our restaurant is the place for you. Straight fromm Sicily, Gino offers the most traditional Italian food, not to mention the best stories you could imagine. We look forward to serving you.
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