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Rovali's Ristorante Italiano

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174 25th St, Ogden, UT 84401-1302
+1 801-394-1070
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our waiter was honest and candid about his recommendations, and the food was really good. The live music on Saturday night was a nice touch.

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Thank Linda W
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Howdy Linda W, I really like your review, because you mentioned honesty. We always try to be honest, courteous, friendly and professional when it comes to our guests! We hope to see you again soon! :-) Alex More 

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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I like to come here on dates. It's on Historic 25th street which is a cool area in Ogden to be in. Always good food and service. My favorite dish is the seafood fettuccine.

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Thank Christinajoanna
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi Christinajoanna, We think it's cool, that you dine with us on date night! As Dean Martin once sang... That's Amore! :-) Ciao, Alex More 

South Ogden, Utah
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small family owned restaurant with delicious, authentic Italian food and desserts. Their portions are medium to large and all homemade. They have a bakery inside the restaurant with homemade desserts. The atmosphere is casual and relaxed, but professional. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Musicians perform some evenings, which makes the atmosphere very pleasant.

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Thank dianasJ8901BF
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hello DianasJ8901BF, Thank you for joining us for dinner! And we want to with you and yours a super Holiday season! :-) Alex More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I long decided that Rovali's is our go-to location for Italian food. Every portion of the meal is delicious. The Minestrone soup is tasty and hot and warm enough to take the bowl in your hands and finish off the last portion. The noodles are perfectly made. My favorite main dish is the lasagna with three cheeses... More 

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Thank Doug G
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi Doug G, Reading your review made MY mouth water! It's customers like you that make being in the restaurant business a true pleasure. I want to thank you for being our customer and making Rovali's Ristorante your "go to" restaurant!! Ciao, Alex More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I eat here once a month at least because it is the best Italian food I've ever had. Hands down my favorite Italian restaurant ever. I highly recommend the vegetarian lasagna with a triple berry tea!

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Thank Turner B
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi Turner B, I'm glad you recommended the veggie lasagna... it is one of our popular dishes! I think our veggie sauce is really good and I'm glad you like it too! I have not had the triple berry tea, but I'm going to try it based on your recommendation! :-) Thanks, Alex More 

Ogden, Utah
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The atmosphere is good and the people are nice but the food is terrible. Tastes like chef boyardee in a bowl.

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Thank OgdenEats
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi OgdenEats, I'm really sorry you didn't like our food... I can assure you it is not chef Boyardee. All of our dishes are homemade with fresh ingredients and they are family recipes. Ciao, Alex More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I'm sorry, but I am truly in love with this restaurant. I love everything about it (You have to try the desserts if you are there). The employees there are extremely nice and helpful. The atmosphere is perfect for lunch and/or dinner. I love the soups and you have to try everything else there!

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Thank Maria R
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi Maria R, You have to let us know what your favorite dessert is. I'm not sure if you are aware of this, but we change our desserts every week! WOO WOO! Thanks for the review Maria R! Alex More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We love Rovali's! My wife and I have dinner here on a regular basis and are never disappointed. Alex, his family and staff treat us and the other customers like VIP's. The food is always delicious and the desserts are the best. Weekend music and creative events keep the atmosphere entertaining, but not overpowering. Truly, one of our favorite restaurants!

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Thank Robert V
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Howdy Robert V, We certainly love having you dine with us! And if you ever feel like your not treated as a VIP you let me know and I'll talk to the boss about it!! Wait, I am the boss so I better treat you well all the time! Lol In all sincerity we are super glad you like our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Seriously the best restaurant in Ogden! The food is phenomenal, and the desserts are to die for!! It's so wonderful to see a staff who truly loves their job, and an owner who truly cares about both his employees and guests! Rovali's truly makes you feel like family. That's why it is our go to restaurant anytime we go out... More 

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Thank jennigrice
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi Jennigrice, It's really cool when a customer notices the little things we try to bring to the dining experience! Thank you and of course, you know once you dine with us you're part of the family too!! Ciao, Alex More 

North Ogden, UT
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

These guys are always friendly and thankful for your visit. The food matches that with delicious caeser salad and yummy homemade rolls, and you can't go wrong with any of their pasta. My husband loves their lasagna, my daughter their ravioli, & the angel hair or fettuccini for myself. I know you'll be stuffed with goodness but always keep room... More 

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Thank shannonmarie021
alexm731, Owner at Rovali's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this review

Hi Shannonmaries021, Well you mentioned one of my favorite dishes; the Angel Hair! I always add the grilled chicken and mushrooms to mine! Thank you for such a kind review... we certainly appreciate it! Ciao, Alex More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 25th St, Ogden, UT 84401-1302
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Ogden
  • Phone Number: +1 801-394-1070
Description
Rovali's Ristorante Italiano is located on Historic 25th Street in Ogden Utah. Our building is over 106 years old and has a very authentic atmosphere with our old brick walls and wooden floors. Our decor is old school Italian and we have a patio for outside dining and special events! Rovali's Ristorante is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant. We strive for the very best and authentic Italian food. We also strive for the perfect Italian eating experience; from the ambiance to our service. We want you to feel right at home when you visit our restaurant! Rovali's is unique in many ways. We have a full service Espresso bar and we have a wide variety of cocktails, beer and drinks to choose from. We also make our desserts from scratch. Andrea is our baker and one of the owners. She brings an incredible talent for your palette. Chef Ro has more than 20 years of experience in cooking fine Italian Cuisine. We call him the Master of Spice for his unmatched cooking style.We also have many gluten free options, as well as, vegetarian sauces and entrees! See more on our menus. Entertainment has always been part of the Rovali's experience. We bring in live music every Friday and Saturday night from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ( 7:00 to 9:00 during summer months) for your enjoyment. We have some of the best local artists and our talent pool keeps growing!

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