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Pulcinella Italian Restaurant

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1255 Fordham Dr, Suite 106, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5347
+1 757-222-0081
11:00 - 21:00
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Greenville, South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great friendly service, delicious food, homemade Caesar salad dressing with anchovies is outstanding. Homemade croutons. Best dipping sauce for bread I have had in a long time.

Thank Swimmer8_13
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch from Pulcinella. In house, home made mozzarella and pizza dough. Fresh ingredients make all the difference. Best pizza I've had in years. You've got to try this place.

Thank Thelunchguy
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Home made pasta, desert and sauces. Nice little locally owned restaurant in strip mall casual dinner with authentic food. Nice hidden gem.

Thank 24USN
Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were introduced to Pulcinella by a couple who have lived in Italy, so we trusted their recommendation. We were not disappointed at all. I personally adore the gnocchi and cannot get enough of the homemade limoncello cake. Incredible!

Thank TurtleTour
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 January 2017

While I have been driving by this restaurant for years, friends suggested we try it for dinner. We had a wide selection of meals from veal and chicken masala to the eggplant parmigiana. The portions were good sized and with a healthy pasta side made for a filling meal. I had the eggplant, which was thinly sliced and layered with... More 

Thank robert s
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Family owned, lovely quaint atmosphere. Truly delicious Italian food. Friendly staff, a hidden gem in the neighborhood.

Thank Mary Jane Q
Chesapeake, Virginia
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this small eatery as a result of a newspaper review. We stopped to have a quaint lunch on an exciting get away weekend. The small family owned restaurant deserved the accolade given in the review. The food and service was great. We will return sooner than later.

Thank MomDof3
Virginia Beach VA
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174 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

With a group of neighbors we selected this restaurant mainly because everyplace else was booked. This is a very small place but has nice decor and a friendly atmosphere. The service was very good but the food was not. My wife ordered the meat lasagna, I selected chicken parm. I asked the server for the the chicken to be crispy... More 

Thank vbdenny
1 review
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We started by asking if they had a children's menu. The server mentioned spaghetti and meatballs and pizza so my daughter chose pizza. Plain cheese, no basil as she said it comes with basil. The pizza came out and it was a full size ($12.95) pizza, NOT a kids pizza and it had basil on it. My daughter did not... More 

Thank kati n
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a small local restaurant for authenic Italian food. Normally no reservation required unless you ahve a large group. Freah and delicious Italian food. Great for lunch or dinner. Friendly owners and staff - It will be a regular "dinner out" location for my wife and me.

1 Thank Shawn S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1255 Fordham Dr, Suite 106, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5347
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-222-0081

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?