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Ambrosia

) #4 of 6 Restaurants in Kentfield ££ - £££ Italian
850 College Ave, Magnolia Avenue, Kentfield, CA 94904-2555
+1 415-454-9292
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
850 College Ave, Magnolia Avenue, Kentfield, CA 94904-2555
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and I had a terrific dinner here recently at this family-owned, bustling Italian restaurant. I had a shaved zucchini salad that was unique, absolutely fresh and lightly dressed. This weekend I went by and the restaurant has closed for business.

Thank VKN_11
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

This has always been a favorite of mine-I always feel at home and well taken car of here. Mark is wonderful and the food and service is outstanding!! Truly One of my and the best wine list in town!!

Thank Erin L
Mark L, Owner at Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2016

It's an honor to be one of your favorites, Erin! You're always welcome here for some wine. It's great seeing you around here! Yours, Mark Lesley, Owner

Reviewed 3 April 2016

It is difficult to find an outstanding veal parm in Marin. However, Ambrosia does an authentic and great one. The veal is pounded thin and tender. The breading is light and delicious. The tomato sauce is perfect, and the cheese is just right. It comes...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is a great restaurant with fresh local organic ingrediants when ever possible. Every meal we have had has been delicious. You can tell the locals come here night after night. They serve this yummy penne pasta with perfectly tender crisp cooked mixed veggies that...More

1  Thank Colleen K
Mark L, Owner at Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2016

We couldn't even begin to experience true success like that without your help and support, Colleen. My team and I couldn't thank you enough for your support. The next time you come in, don't forget to say hello! Yours, Mark Lesley, Owner

Reviewed 15 December 2015

A family restaurant where the food is good. The Pizzas and Italian food is the speciality. There are always family here as I think the adults come for the wine which is extensive and very fairly price

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 December 2015

This was a delicious meal! We started with the seafood cocktail, which is a martini glass filled with avocado, mango, shrimp, crab, and lobster. It is fantastic. Light, tasty, and just right. For my second course, I enjoyed a perfect veal parmigiana. The tender, large,...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 19 July 2015

They gave us a great table in a room to the side of the main restaurant area. The food was wonderful, the staff were attentive and friendly and we had a great night out.

Thank Judith S
Mark L, Owner at Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2015

Judith, I'm so glad that you had a great time! The next time you're in, you should let us know what your favorite dish is. Here's to many great dinners to come! Best, Mark Lesley, Owner

Reviewed 11 April 2015

We use this spot for a few very special get together s annually with friends we don't see often. It is like your home friendly clean well decorated, comfortable and the great food offered at resonable price by a great wine list. Some entrees are...More

Thank Yellowbilledtours
Mark L, Owner at Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2015

It's so great to see you year after year! Thanks for your continued support and for being such a wonderful part of our history. If you ever need anything, please don't ever hesitate to let me know. Best, Mark Lesley, Owner

Reviewed 15 January 2015

The pizza here is exceptional, one of the most original and best in Marin County. But appreciate that other dishes are exceptional too. Tonight I had the Paella, a delicious combination of saffron rice, shrimp, mussels, chicken, sausage, really perfectly prepared. I hungrily eyed the...More

Thank Richard T
Mark L, Owner at Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2015

Thanks for recommending us, Richard! You should definitely come back and try the chicken and veal piccata dishes as well as the beef short ribs, especially if you loved the paella. I hope that you know -- our doors are always open to you! Warm...More

Reviewed 4 November 2014

The place is a constant hub of activity, which should tell you something. The food is amazing. Prices are reasonableMore

Thank mm-stanford
Mark L, Owner at Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2014

Thanks for saying that we have the best pizza ever! It makes me happy to know that you liked the food and the atmosphere. I hope that you come back the next time you're here -- we'd love to know which pizza is your favorite....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 College Ave, Magnolia Avenue, Kentfield, CA 94904-2555
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Kentfield
  • Phone Number: +1 415-454-9292
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