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Spasso Cucina italiana

1140 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3877
+1 805-643-2777
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (16 reviews)
“pasta” (25 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1140 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3877
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner here a couple of weeks ago. The signature drinks were interesting and quite good. We all got different kinds of pasta and salads, and all of us were happy with our choices. Wait staff was attentive and pleasant.

Thank ilovebirdsky
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Since our favorite Italian restaurant closed, we decided to try this place out. The bread was delicious and goes great with their oil and balsamic vinegar. I ordered the lasagna and it was amazing. You just get a slice of lasagna and wasn't sure if...More

Thank JnRA3
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Pasta dishes were consumed by all with great gusto. The signature martinis arrived brim full and a pretty good house made tiramisu topped it off. Nice location just off the beach if you are hanging in the avenues.

Thank Harley E
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Small cozy restaurant next to the beach. Nicely greeted and served chilled bottle of ice water. Menu filled with home made pasta choices.

Thank cart21
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Found this place by chance. It's cozy and beach-y with enough touches to let you know your in a true Italian food establishment. We had good service. The food was fine.

Thank kaylaartt
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Spasso is definitely a happening little joint. It is small and quaint and the service is spectacular! We started with sharing the caprese salad which they split for us on separate plates (love this!) it was very good. We also had the calamari appy which...More

Thank Mer1001
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Had a great dinner recently with several business relations. We came in early and it was not busy yet. We were quickly seated and attended by the waiters. Good suggestions on wine and starters. Starters came out quickly and were of good quality. Main course...More

Thank AvdV80
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this stellar restaurant. We decided last minute to go on a Saturday night, and wow it was so busy (always a good sign!). They were so accomadating and went out of their way to get us a table....More

Thank amyholm1970
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Have been wanting to try this place for awhile and glad we finally did. Wonderful pasta done with just a few simple ingredients but all adding up to a delicious dinner. I had the bucatini alla Gricia which has only a few ingredients but tasted...More

Thank jerjon
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a local eatery and stumbled upon Spasso's. What a great find! Best lasagna I have had in years! We all really enjoyed the food and friendly atmosphere. They even gave us a complimentary desert to share. Outstanding!!!! I will be back...More

Thank Bryan F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001-3877
    (Zephyr Ct.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-643-2777
  • E-mail
Spasso Cucina Italiana is a delightful Italian/Roman cuisine located just steps from the Pacific Ocean. A great setting and great cuisine makes this a must visit for all destination diners. A great menu offers several of your favorites as well as some of ours. Outdoor seating is available and we welcome you to join us for your next dining encounter.
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