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Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian

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$$ - $$$
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641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
+1 828-253-1077
17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Davie, Florida
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111 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monday night special was great, the lobster ravioli, and also half off bottles of any wine. Also had the Penne ala Vodka, which was deliscious. Enjoyed the quaint, old-family style room and our waitress was very friendly and nice. Will definitely come back here!

Thank Linda B
Nashville, Tennessee
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240 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After being exhausted from a day of outdoor activities the hunt for good food was on and Vinnie's was successfully discovered. The best part of the experience other than the food itself was they were able to deliver to the hotel. I would recommend the following to eat since everything was perfecting prepared: Cannolis Tiramisu Mozzarella Marinara Our Famous Garlic... More 

Thank Matt P
Lynchburg, Virginia
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read that this was THE place to go for Italian and boy were they right! We had a party of 8 so we had to wait a long time (2 hours) but it was so worth it!!!! The staff was wonderful and even brought us appetizers for free because of our wait. The food was amazing and the garlic knots... More 

1 Thank nickie742001
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family chose Vinnie's after reading such terrific reviews on Trip Advisor. We were thrilled. Our waiter was so gracious and welcoming, he made our family of 12 feel right at home. The food was delicious! We LOVED the lobster pot pie, the chicken parmesan, the lamb, the ziti and the salmon. Hard to achieve, but there were no complaints,... More 

1 Thank Michael G
Asheville, North Carolina
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is about the 20th time I ate at Vinnie's' and simply put the best Italian restaurant in Western Carolina Shrimp Scampi chicken Marsala clams with pasta Everything is prepared with love All 4 of us loved our choices Outstanding service from our waiter Dalton Run don't walk to Vinnie's

2 Thank mustardgirl100
Asheville, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love that Vinnie's treats you like family and feels like home. It's a perfect place to take out of town friends because you get an exceptional meal, friendly waiters, plenty of time to catch up with old friends, and finish it off with delicious cheesecake for dessert! Vinnie's offers all the comforts of home, without having to do the... More 

1 Thank mbisley
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to dine in at Vinnie's because the atmosphere is comfortable and welcoming. We have also discovered that their food, as take out is just as good as dining in (except we don't have the friendly waiters and waitresses at home). You can even wait for your order at the bar and get one of their delicious cocktails with... More 

5 Thank Elijah F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're in the mood for Italian you can always count on having a great meal at Vinnies. The food is always WONDERFUl. The atmosphere is intimate and friendly and the service is great. Our last visit was just before Christmas and we were served by James who more than met our expectations. He was attentive, friendly and helpful. Go... More 

1 Thank Carol P
Hickory, North Carolina
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sweetie & I went for a date night. I was on a mission to find delicious gnocchi. As soon as we got there I knew we were at the perfect place. Great drinks, incredible food, friendly staff, & a lot of people enjoying themselves. Will go back for sure!

1 Thank mcortez09
Dublin, Ohio
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336 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

"Hey, welcome to Vinnie's" greeted the six of us as we walked in the front door of Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian restaurant. To get to the front door, you walk through a covered porch. One of the staff members even opened the door for us and then we started to hear the welcome greetings from all of the staff members! First... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-253-1077
Formerly the Award Winning Savoy now Vinnie's. Same owner, same attention to details, quality of food and service.

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