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Il Fornaio

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1179 Galleria Blvd, Roseville, CA 95678-1935 (Roseville Parkway)
+1 916-788-1200
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at Il Fornaio in Carmel by the Sea and were promptly greeted by 2 very friendly members of the staff. We were escorted to our table and immediately were served a saucer of Olive Oil on one half and Balsamic Vinegar beside it. A basket of warm soft bread was just begging to be dipped into the mixture... More 

Thank truckerdan2016
Sacramento, California
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quality of food not up to Italian standards. They seem to cut corners wherever the can. Not bashful about prices.

Thank mebubba
Roseville, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been eaten at Il Fornaio numerous times. We find the food to always be very good and the service is always excellent. The atmosphere is upscale compared to a typical Italian restaurant but it does not feel stuffy. In addition to their regular menu they regularly feature a smaller menu representing a particular region of Italy. The dishes... More 

Thank 49alang2016
Matt J, Manager at Il Fornaio, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for the kind words and taking the time to share your experience with the world!! Much appreciated! We look forward to having you back. Sincerely, Matt Jones General Manager More 

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568 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 378 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We went with friends for the Trentino menu and decided to also have the wine flight. Our waiter was lovely, the interior was very nice for dining and there wasn't a hint of "chain" in the corridor where we sat. The menu had 3 courses - yes Imwe could of sworn the dessert was mentioned and frankly this was very... More 

Thank Gemma'smum
Matt J, General Manager at Il Fornaio, responded to this review

Buongiorno, I appreciate the feedback about your dining experience with us. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the service and our atmosphere, however, I am disappointed with your over all dining experience. I have passed your feedback on to our Chef. I am also sorry about the confusion with the dessert on the tasting menu. I hope you do... More 

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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Il Fornaio a classic concept and here it's still enforced and authentic. Great fresh bread, the appetizers and main courses are fresh, hot and well presented. GF menus to choose from and great wine selection. A little on the noisy side but that is California after all. Open space and great waiters, Italy as you like to remember it

Thank Daniele G
Sonoma, California
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278 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the outside environment, service and their salads. However... I had never tried a $17.50 burger and visioned very high results. Not to be. Burger looked great upon delivery with its side of fries but upon inspection after first bite the beef patty was made of finely ground beef packed together in a uniform shape. Not charbroiled, just bland... More 

Thank BoulderNut
Nevada City, CA
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185 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We forget about this beautiful restaurant tucked away in the galleria... It's consistently delicious very comfortable excellent service. Solid gold. Had salads this lunch time - Caesar w chicken and amazing insulates regina-arugula, couscous, avo, burrata yumm. Will definitely be back soon!

Thank traveltarot
Placerville, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I know Il Fornaio has been around for quite some time, but for some unknown reason, I had never eaten there until a couple of months ago when my wife and I had lunch. We were so impressed, that we would make it a point of returning for dinner when we were in the area again. Which is what we... More 

Thank Pat T
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went to Il Fornaio last night for their Sicilia seasonal menu, it was great. We especially enjoy their regional menus which they also offer as a "passport" meal at a very good price. The food and service were what we've come to expect, excellent. It is at a great price for a 3 course meal, and you get to... More 

Thank jean_antelope
Placerville, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Il Fornaio at the Roseville Galleria is a great place to go for lunch or dinner, especially after shopping or just meeting family or friends for a meal. The Italian cuisine is delicious, the service friendly and atmosphere is pleasant. It's also a great place to get together for drinks. Try it, you'll like it!

Thank DaisyS01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1179 Galleria Blvd, Roseville, CA 95678-1935
    (Roseville Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Roseville
  • Phone Number: +1 916-788-1200
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 4:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

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