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8 5th St, Bristol, TN 37620-5902
+1 423-573-9955
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
8 5th St, Bristol, TN 37620-5902
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't have one single waiter/waitress, but everyone checked on us and kept us up with drinks (btw I highly recommend the left hand milk stout nitro). I had a pizza and it was above and beyond what I expected...best pizza I've had!! The wife...More

Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Machiavelli's creates the perfect casual atmosphere with great food, friendly service, and always a warm welcome! Whether you're there for appetizers and drinks, lunch, or dinner, you can't go wrong with any item on the menu! Two of our favorites are the roasted pear appetizer...More

Thank kshadden1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place has great food. The pizzas are outstanding. They also have several appetizers. I had the hummus and a broccoli salad. They were both really good.

Thank Sun_fun98
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The breadstick was the only thing that tasted good. I got the pesto chicken penne and it was dark green, more pesto than I've ever seen, bad taste. We ordered the Italian nachos which was covered in peppers, very little cheese and sausage, not good...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Held my hubs and a party here and had about 50 people attend. Machiavelli's did a great job! They kept the food moving and it was always hot and fresh. Server was wonderful and friendly. Everyone was very impressed with the service and quality of...More

Thank 2bemullins5
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The waitress was adorable. Super friendly and knowledgeable. The food was great. Great Italian cuisine.

Thank Jd B
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to Machiavelli's on several occasions in the past few months. It is an popular restaurant in downtown Bristol. The food is amazing! I have had the pasta and shrimp, several interesting and yummy pizzas, and a few appetizers. They were all excellent....More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Got the meat lovers pizza -- yum!!! and a glass of wine.. I never eat 3 pieces of pizza - always stop at 2 until here! It was just delicious and covered with toppings and plenty of cheese. I found it on the internet and...More

Thank 02corvette
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We stopped in kinda late. Smiles greeted us and gave us a seat right away. Got drinks with some good conversation. Ordered pizza and boy was it delicious! Enjoyed the atmosphere and looking at the pictures that were hanging on the wall.

Thank Toudie W
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Wait was long, for anyone to know we were there, to seat us, and food and drink service, despite weeknight, with small crowd. Advertises the bar...but very few draft beer selections, yes a few very good ones, but very limited. Calzone was doughy, thin, mostly...More

Thank DeniseBeth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 5th St, Bristol, TN 37620-5902
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 423-573-9955
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