Excellent! A quaint and casual cucina with a decidedly European atmosphere, featuring the wonderful flavors of Northern Italy. Aldente presents an extensive menu of beef, veal, pasta and fresh seafood entrees for lunch and dinner in a casual atmosphere. Everything is homemade with the freshest of ingredients beginning with flavorful antipasti, salads and a variety of soups. Your pasta course features an incredible array of sauces with a Tuscan flair, and entrees are carefully prepared and beautifully presented with nightly specials to augment menu items. There are homemade desserts to tempt you, with an espresso, cappuccino or cafe latte for the perfect finale. Open Monday through Saturday for lunch from 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and nightly for dinner from 4:30 to 10:30 p.m. Reservations accepted for parties of six or more.
"Best italian restaurant on the west coast. Ate there two nights in a row!"
"Good food and the prices were reasonable!"
"Love the spaghetti carbonara"
"Good Italian food- reasonable price "
"Excellent food, service and choice of either indoor or outdoor dining"
"Excellent food, service and margaritas!!!!"
"Nice outdoor patio - tasty food and good service . The fish Special was excellent. Lasagna was meaty and generous portions provided"
"Wonderful food and wonderful service"
"Service was excellent, great terrace with warmers for the chilly evening, fun the watch the street action on Palm Canyon Rd., good choice of options, including gluten free."
"Excellent food and prompt service. Good value for money"
"Lovely quiet spot with white linen and reasonable prices with delicious food and wine."
"Very good Italian, and great service."
"We really enjoyed the food and atmosphere, plus 20% off the bill in the summer is an added benefit."
"Marsala sauce was the best I have had in years. Great restaurant, great prices and waitstaff very, very nice."
"Very good meal"
"Best lemon chicken anywhere"
"Good Italian food"
"Always friendly service, great ambiance and good food"
"Great service, great food."
"Good service, Good food, Very lovely place to eat."
"One of our favorites. Casual, indoor or outdoor. Great food."
"Just the right portions, great service and quite delicious"
"Pasta was very good"
"Good service, very good food, good location"
"THE SERVICE WAS EXCELLENT, LOCATION EASY WITH PARKING CLOSE BY. REALLY ENJOYED THE MEAL AND AMBIANCE."
"Great food and wonderful outdoor dining. Extensive menu. The wait-staff could not be more attentive. Best of all - the martinis...you gotta have a martini at the bar. "
"Great itlalian meal and good service."
"Had a nice dinner there but the service was poor. It was the night of the street fair and they were busy."
"We had a nice, but not spectacular, lunch there one day."
"EXCELLENT!!! I ate there too many times!"