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Violino Ristorante Italiano

181 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601-4717
+1 540-667-8006
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
181 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601-4717
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Food is always cooked and served to perfection. High end Italian with a great selections of wine. Best thing to do is go in good weather and eat on the patio with a carafe of wine...you are transported to europe ;) We ALWAYS get the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mom2boysVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like Italian food and are in Winchester, VA, this is the place to go. We stop here often as we travel south on I-81. Their menu includes a wide variety of Italian foods. I am particularly fond of their linguine and red clam...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank roamer149
Reviewed 7 December 2018

I was expecting the restaurant to be good based on the reviews. I had no idea it was going to be amazing. The restaurant is located at the end of the walking mall in Winchester. It is a quaint little place. The interior is a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mdavis1969
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

At at Violino’s last week with six friends. The atmosphere and service was amazing as always. The food was excellent as well. We always look forward to coming here and we were not disappointed. You can’t go wrong here.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank E5264BRpaulb
Reviewed 28 November 2018

My husband and I were in Winchester for a work trip, and happened to pick Violino Ristorante Italiano. It was a Tuesday night, and we had been driving for some time. We arrived to a beautiful atmosphere and cosy, romantic environment. The server took our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Emily S
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

My husband surprised me with an intimate dinner at this quaint restaurant on the walking mall in Winchester, VA. A violinist played soothing music as we endulged on salt-cured meats as our appetizer and various veal dishes for our main course. The waitress was helpful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dlovesnbfl
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I loved our meals as well as the wine and cozy atmosphere. Prices were very reasonable and portion size more than adequate for this delicious food. We will be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pamela083
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

This is nothing special. I think the portions are small for the price although the food is quite tasty.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trackemdown
Riccardo S, Owner at Violino Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Thank you for your review. It is hard to find a balance of over-portioning and then the food ends up in the trash or under-portioning where the customer is not satisfied or full after their meal. We at Violino feel that we are generous with...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

We stopped off in Winchester on our way to PA and this restaurant was recommended. It was a pleasant surprise; the food was excellent, the musical instruments adorning the walls were fun and the servers were efficient and freindly.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Don M
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Although we have passed this restaurant numerous times over the years we had never stopped in - should have done so years ago! It’s a quaint looking place with young cheerful (and handsome)servers that were attentive and knowledgeable. Warm home made bread sticks were a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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10 December 2018|
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Response from E5264BRpaulb | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure about the 26th. I do know that in the past the were open New Years Eve. Give them a call.
6 July 2018|
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Response from Riccardo S | Property representative |
Yes we allow dogs on our patio, but we only allow service dogs inside the restaurant.
8 August 2017|
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
I can't say for certain, but they are very accommodating and I feel their is a good chance they would.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601-4717
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 540-667-8006
We are a small fine dining restaurant specializing in traditional and authentic Italian cuisine. All of our items are made from scratch on premises from the bread to the gelato. The interior decor is old world and eclectic with a strong opera and classical music influence. Our service is professional and attentive . We look forward to providing you with an Italian culinary experience outside of Italy. Buon Appetito
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