Testimonials & Reviews


“Great to have a restaurant of this caliber in our area.”
—Former Richmond Mayor Irma Anderson

“Food is excellent, as is the service. You’ve done it all.”
—Professor Bob Knight, U.C. Berkeley

“I left my excellent pasta at home (Italy). Surprisingly I found it here at Salute!”
—Professor Perrone Francisco, U.C. Berkeley

Restaurant Reviewers:

“Ristorante Salute (Marina Bay) is one of the prettiest spots around and the food is well executed.”
—Michael Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle

“Salute is a serious restaurant, bustling with efficiency yet with a warm ambiance, fragrant with the seductive aromas of Tuscany and with food priced fairly.”
—Caroline Brownell, Pacific Sun

“East Bay’s most excelling place for the best Italian food and wine that feels like dining in Italy.”
East Bay Express

“One of the best Italian restaurants in the area.  Authentic cuisine and excellent romantic atmosphere dining out.”
—Deborah Byrd, Food Editor, Dining Out