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December 17, 2018

Southwest | St. Petersburg

Il Ritorno


449 Central Avenue
St. Petersburg
727-897-5900
ilritornodowntown.com

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The key local ingredient is chef David Benstock, native talent who saw the world and brought home a modern take on Italian. Pan-seared chicken might get smoked gnocchi and charred rapini; squid ink pasta with shrimp is spiked with Pernod and soppressata. Five course tasting of Benstock's food at $75 is a steal.

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