Kiantis Pizza & Pasta Bar

1100 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Pizza, Restaurants

Top Sentiments among Kiantis Pizza & Pasta Bar Reviewers

Spicy chicken pizza Typical pizza joint Big Caesar salad Huge calzones Good gourmet pasta wonderful Huge wine list Good pasta dish Awesome Jalapeno bread sticks Decent penne arrabiata Exquisite fusion taste

Customer Reviews (10 reviews)


on Citysearch May 05, 2010
I went with family from out of town and I was embarrassed at the service (it was terrible). While the food was pretty good the service was so bad I would not be going back. There are other places with much better service... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 15, 2009
we had some friends from out of the country visiting and we took them to Kiantis.I was ashamed of the service. the waitress acted like she had better things to do than serve us, she was extremely rude and made us feel very... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 06, 2009
Kianti's is probably one of the hottest restaurants in downtown Santa Cruz. Everybody I know that's visited Santa Cruz (in the past year or so) knows of, or has eaten at, Kianti's. Being that it's so "hot", it tends to... (more)

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on Citysearch Nov 03, 2008
very cool place, obviously known for their pasta and pizza, everything is made fresh. on busy nights, typically fridays and saturdays, they... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 21, 2008
I have been going to kianti's since they opened. I have always had great service I love sitting at the bar area too and watching the big screen tv's its fun. They are totally pleasant and always have a smile whenever I... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 26, 2008
I went here with my family having heard that this was a decent restaurant. I was SO disappointed. First of all, we arrive to screaming servers outside the building. Not very welcoming. We were seated by the open food... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 12, 2006
We walked here one day and figured we should give it a try. My penne arrabiata was decent and the sauce was good, but the chicken wasn't for some reason--I think it was a bit chewy. My girlfriend's pasta was decent but... (more)

Claire B.

on Judys Book Jan 08, 2006
When you step into Kianti’s Pizza and Pasta Bar, you will be surrounded by high-tech elegance. You’ll expect the prices to be consistent with the pricey atmosphere- But that’s what is such a surprise about this... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 28, 2005
The initial taste of my plate was really good, but after awhile it became a little bland. Nice decor, general italian food, all right restaurant. Service was iffy but probably because we were with a large group, and... (more)

Shawn O.

on Judys Book Aug 18, 2005
Ever wanted fast Italian food in a chatty, friendly atmosphere. Well if you answered yes Kianti's is the place. Good reasonably priced food right in the heart of downtown. The new outdoor seating area makes Kianti's... (more)

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