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Al Fresco

11710 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4405
+1 757-873-0644
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (27 reviews)
“linguine” (8 reviews)
“shrimp” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
11710 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4405
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The wife and I had a wonderful visit last night at Al Fresco. The service was friendly and attentive, and the food was delicious. Our waiter, Maurizio, was thoroughly familiar with the menu, and made some thoughtful recommmendations. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The only...More

Thank Dick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family owned authentic seasoning and friendly feel at home service. Usually a wait at busy times. The red sauce has a great taste lots of fresh garlic

Thank alex l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice soft interior. Great wait staff, made the meal for us. We love Italian food (Brooklyn, Hoboken, Boston), and this menu the real deal. Had a special of veal and shrimp with a vodka sauce with roasted red peppers on pasta, fabulous. My wife enjoyed...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch today (8/30) at Al Fresco for a business celebration. As always, excellent service by Vincent. He has the most beautiful voice too! The quality of the food (delicious lasagna, salads and bread) was exceeded only by the delightful service. The menu is varied....More

Thank virginian9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed with menu. A friend had been before and recommended we go. Although we we are large group the wait staff never rushed us. I had pasta with clams in a white wine sauce. Delicious. Everyone seemed pleased. Some took leftovers home. House salad...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I came to this place with my father and mother. My father discovered this place the day before while driving by. He informed the staff his birthday was the next day and they invited him back. The moment we walked in, my dad was greated...More

Thank Katrina M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant. Amazing Italian food. Everyone in our party of 9 enjoyed their food. It was really busy. Our waitress had too many tables but did her best. I would go back. Great food. Cute restaurant!

Thank Charlie2lucky
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Have to admit my bias but this is one of our favorite restaurants. The peninsula pales in the quality of restaurants our neighbors in Richmond or on the Southside have at their finger tips but Al Fresco easily stands up against any of them in...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

While visiting my brother and his wife, we decided to dine out, and enjoy Italian. They suggested Al Fresco, and we thoroughly enjoyed it! Our main courses if Polio Alia Parmigiana, and my wife's Shrimp dish were well prepared and delightful. Our server, Bailey, was...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 26 May 2017

It has been several years since our last visit. Occasion was a Peninsula Bike Association meeting. They gave us space in a separate room (very nice atrium style room). Main resturant was fairly busy soo the privacy was much appreciated. Jeanne and I each ordered...More

Thank Gilbert F
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Donald C
24 August 2016|
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Response from Jeanbqueenbee | Reviewed this property |
No idea. I am not a diabetic and have no food allergies other than macadamia nuts. I agree that you should contact the restaurant for such information.
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Denise23
7 May 2016|
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Response from pez-oz33 | Reviewed this property |
As another answered, my wife and I are always full from our delicious meal to even consider a dessert. We have never once looked at their dessert choices. Sorry.
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Gg G
28 May 2015|
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Response from Mark A |
you havent tried it.....then why bother with that useless answer....I really tried to be explicit in my request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11710 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-873-0644
Description
Al Fresco Restaurant lets you feast on a bountiful array of Italian specialties. The outstanding menu, featuring pasta, chicken, veal and seafood, highlights a spectrum of lavish Italian specialties that are sure to please discriminating palates. Al Fresco Restaurant was planned with the summer in mind. An outdoor patio with a warm breeze and cold drinks are a perfect combination.
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