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Vesuvio Bistro

1315 Breckenridge Dr, Little Rock, AR 72227-4817
+1 501-225-0500
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (28 reviews)
“antipasti” (5 reviews)
“chitarra” (2 reviews)
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16:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1315 Breckenridge Dr, Little Rock, AR 72227-4817
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Quiet Sunday evening dinner that gave a moment which my wife and I enjoyed together. Very good food delivered with excellent service in a pleasing atmosphere.

Thank Flint_Creek_Farm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fun evening with a dozen diners. We sampled the meat and cheese board, flatbread pizza, polenta, pork, mixed green salad with fresh peaches and Feta, spaghetti and mushrooms prepared at the table in a huge wheel of Parmesan, cannoli. Great fun, great food,...More

Thank PhyllisBarrier
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My husband & I ate here on a recent trip to Little Rock. So glad we found it!! We are early on a weeknight so it wasn't crowded at all. Our waiter, Alex, was very helpful & attentive without being intrusive . He was very...More

Thank Btrout51
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Have eaten here multiple times and every time everything is just delicious. Wait staff is courteous and prompt. I love it.

Thank cfh3
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

My first visit and will not be my last... Vesuvio's was a delightful dining experience with live piano music....The restaurant is located in the Old Chicago location, but the interior has been revamped to have the lol and feel of an upscale NY Italian eatery....More

Thank cynthiamaysera
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

David, our waiter, was knowledgeable. The cocktails were splendid. The cream of asparagus soup was light but filling. The host/owner was very attentive. I highly recommend the swordfish

Thank drewbeacham1
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We were in Italy/Sicily recently, so we our expectations may have been a little high. The one thing they get right is the slower, European style service. This is a foreign concept to Americans but didn't bother us. The wine list was impressive for Arkansas...More

Thank FankF817
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Vesuvios was recommended by a number of friends so we thought we would give it a try and boy are we glad we did.Ambiance,service and food were all amazing and we will definitely be back for more.

Thank Zoltan L
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Always have had a great meal with fantastic service. The food is great and the service has always been good.

Thank Art B
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is the best Italian restaurant in Little Rock. However, it is in desperate need of new menu items. Even some of the specials have been the same for years (literally!). The wine list is fairly good, but is also in need of updating -...More

Thank SrgnFsh
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Helen H
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Response from CountVarios | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure that your group can be accommodated. They have a large bar area that would take you, or one of the wings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1315 Breckenridge Dr, Little Rock, AR 72227-4817
    (Market Steet)
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-225-0500
  • E-mail
At this Four-Star Vesuvio Bistro Restaurant, Chef Rosario Patti has left a lagacy of unforgettable fine dining experience that is reminiscent of old-world Italy. Chef Patti brings decades of creativity and culinary prowess to the unique dishes that resonate with authenticity.
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