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Villaggio Ristorante

102 Flagship Dr, Lutz, FL 33549-5457
+1 813-949-0572
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“osso bucco” (7 reviews)
“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
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102 Flagship Dr, Lutz, FL 33549-5457
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant doesn't look much from the outside, but don't let it fool you. The service is exceptional. Humberto was our server last Wednesday, no matter how busy we never feel hurried. A little noisy on Saturdays. I've been here a number of times. Always...More

Thank MerseylassFlorida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 9 people. Adults, young adults and children having dinner together. This Italian restaurant had something for everyone. Lobster bisque, salads, salmon dinner, Osobuco, pasta dishes, specialty file with Gorgonzola, rice otto with seafood. It was all very, very good. Good vine selection and...More

Thank Stinalr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to return and give Vallagio's another try. The service has only gotten worse. I had the same waiter that disappointed me the last time. We had to ask the manager three times to get him to come to our table. I also had...More

Thank Seniortraveler123
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Fantastic atmosphere for a true Italian rest. Outside not so impressive, but once you enter your in little Italy. Food was very authentic, with the pasta dishes cooked to perfection. The veil piccata right on point. Pasta cooked al dented and fresh. The soups were...More

1  Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have dined here many times over the years. The food is consistently excellant. Always ask what the specials are. Live music on the weekend. Reasonable $$.

Thank adfb1818
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A bit of a hole in the wall if you are used to chain restaurants. On a busy night parking can be problematic. But the food makes up for it. I have never had manicotti in my life and I have eaten a lot of...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Italian restaurants in Tampa and the best in north Tampa. The Red sauce is incredible.

Thank knowitall67
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Where do I begin? We arrived at 8:05. They said it would be a 20 minute wait. Great! Then it went downhill from there. Seated at 8:23 The male hostess/manager approached at 8:45 to at least take a drink order. Drinks arrived at 9:00! Over...More

2  Thank Reese5033
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Villaggio is a quaint and cosey Italian restaurant located in a small slightly rural town of Lutz, about 20 minutes from Tampa Palms. Well worth the drive. When you walk in you feel that you're in Italy greeted by friendly inviting Italian waiters. At times...More

Thank gerald s
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

As a frequent customer I hate having to say how disappointed I was with the service. Knowing it was Gasparilla weekend they could have been prepared.Our waiter was very pleasant but rarely seen. It appeared that he had tables all over the restaurant. He took...More

1  Thank Seniortraveler123
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address and directions
8 December 2016|
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Response from dwarfnose | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for my delayed response. It's on 41 (Florida Ave) just south of Sunset in Lutz. Hope that helps. Enjoy!
Villaggio restorant in lutz not have NO part associated whith Villagio cinema they spelled whith 1 G soo not be confused is 2 difference Company Villaggio Restorante in Lutz is the original 23 years same location Villagio cinema is different owner not be confused to connect this place day e night .... Thank for the understanding Giuseppe
5 August 2016|
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Response from Vincent P | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they are related
Are they dog friendly?
19 July 2016|
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Response from dwarfnose | Reviewed this property |
Service dog only I believe. There are white tablecloths!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Flagship Dr, Lutz, FL 33549-5457
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lutz
  • Phone Number: +1 813-949-0572
  • E-mail
Authentic Italian food. This restaurant has been at this location for more than 20 years. A local favorite, it has it's regulars and has stayed in business because of the quality food and the very warm and friendly staff. And everyone gets to know Giuseppe, the owner.