Fresh authentic Italian made with passion.

Fresh Authentic

Made With Passion


ugo is the only italian restaurant on the westside of los angeles THAT is VPN CERTIFIED FOR AUTHENTIC NEAPOLITAN PIZZA.

The Associazione Verace Pizza Napoletana is a prestigious seal that has been earned by 94 restaurants in the United States. It certifies that Ugo’s pizza is genuine Neapolitan pizza—prepared and served according to traditional standards with authentic ingredients. The same way the first pizza was created hundreds of years ago in Naples, Italy.

(Culver City location only)


With three locations, Ugo is an authentic and charming Italian eatery serving award-winning pizza in Culver City, traditional fresh pasta in Downtown LA and homemade gelato in Santa Monica. You’ll also find impeccable wine, tasty cocktails, classic Italian dishes and delicious desserts made with passion.


our story

Ugo was established in 2002 with a commitment to serve wholesome Italian food in a warm and welcoming environment. We source the freshest Italian tomatoes for our VPN certified Neapolitan pizza, acquire the best flour for our fresh pasta and procure the sweetest fruits to use in our handmade gelato. You can be assured all our dishes are served with the highest quality of natural ingredients and flavors. Whether you visit Ugo Culver City or our other Ugo cafés located in Santa Monica and Downtown LA, you’ll find a friendly staff and a comfortable space designed with Italian touches of dark wood, and travertine marble. Look forward to relaxing with your friends and family while enjoying our signature dishes. We look forward to seeing you soon!



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