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1 Page Ave Ste 138, Asheville, NC 28801-2393
+1 828-255-4133
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Page Ave Ste 138, Asheville, NC 28801-2393
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been to this place on several,occassions, up until last year have had great experiences, warm atmosphere, great food, and excellent service...but the last couple times something has definitely changed...don’t know if has changed hands or the help has left for some reason but the...More

Thank hankgraver
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome seafood selections. Close quarters in here. Neighbor is sitting close and private conversations best saved for another time. Met some wonderful people at table left and right. Waiter was a real master at pairing wine and making best recommendations very tasteful in aptly being...More

Thank AGrayghost
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent street side outside dining in an eclectic area of downtown Asheville so the sights are many. Service was excellent and food outstanding. Highly recommend and we will return.

Thank hootbird
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met up with a local friend, who highly recommended the place. It was easy to get to. The food was delightful and the service even better. We stayed a long time to chat and were made to feel very comfortable doing that. Restaurant is nice...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When travelling, we make it a "rule" never to dine in the same venue twice - but we couldn't wait to return the following night to Modesto. The cuisine was absolutely superb and we ordered a variety of dishes from their seafood offerings, to eggplant,...More

Thank brenda f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

fantastic food! - great experience - we liked it so much we ate there 2 nights in a row, which we rarely do on vacations

Thank eric d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have NO idea how Modesto's could be ranked as low as 117 in Asheville. We had a wonderful meal and experience. Every item we had from the salad to the antipasto to the chicken parmasan was excellent--the taste, the presentation, the choices they made...More

Thank BigGuy28601
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I made a trip to Asheville to celebrate a milestone birthday in April 2018. Using reviews from Trip Advisor and other sources, we selected Modesto Trattoria for the special birthday dinner. When I made the reservation weeks in advance I advised the...More

Thank Lil76
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Needed a good afternoon meal after our visit to the Biltmore Estate. Modesto is a great find. (There are so many restaraunts). Nice modern atmosphere with professional and attentive staff. Seems like prepare to order with all local.and fresh ingredients. Not a.place to rush. Soups...More

Thank licdac1
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This marvelous small cafe came highly recommended and lived up to the hype. Asheville has many diverse restaurants but very few can match this wonderful little spot. Great soups and classic Italian.

Thank scott m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Page Ave Ste 138, Asheville, NC 28801-2393
    (Battery Park Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-255-4133
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