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Ristorante Renato

422 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5834
+1 540-371-8228
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“salad” (16 reviews)
“pollo” (5 reviews)
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422 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5834
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Ordered the oysters rockerfella, breaded chicken with linguini entrée and the sole with crab meat, tiramisu, and cheesecake from the special early bird menu. The oyster appetizer was a bit too "strong and fishy tasting". The chicken/linguini entrée was bland, only lukewarm and nothing special....More

Thank Valorie E
Reviewed 23 January 2018

If you like authentic Italian food, be sure to check out Ristorante Renato in downtown Fredericksburg. The food is always excellent and the service is second to none.

Thank mickeyd199
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This restaurant has some creative ideas on the menu. It has an appetizer with avocado and crab meat that is really good. The items on the menu containing veal are delicious.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were treated to an anniversary dinner here tonight. Our table was reserved. We had no complaints about about the food or service. The place was packed. The 4 people at the table next to us were very loud. Other than that, we would definitely...More

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 4 November 2017

As I am not a Fredericksburg resident, I found this restaurant online for my son's rehearsal dinner, and could not have been more pleased. They worked with me via email and phone prior to the event and delivered it seamlessly! The staff here is excellent;...More

1  Thank Daniella K
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Went there yesterday to photograph a 50th anniversary party and while I can't review the food (I was working, no time to eat) I can review the venue. The restaurant has its own parking lot, which is a big plus, as finding on street parking...More

Thank Waldowanders
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My husband, child, and I decided to visit this restaurant to celebrate our anniversary, we were underwhelmed. I'll start with the positive: Dedicated Parking for Customers! Depending on when you visit downtown it can be difficult to locate parking, this eatery does not have that...More

1  Thank StyledbyGeneva
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

While visiting Fredericksburg we planned to celebrate our anniversary at another Italian restaurant but it didn't work out. We chose Ristorante Renato as an alternative and couldn't have been happier. The restaurant is charming and intimate. Service was excellent and attentive. Atmosphere was relaxing. Our...More

1  Thank Debbie-10
Reviewed 15 July 2017

just don't stop here, continue on around the corner, there are better Italian options. We had been here several years ago and it was good so we decided to come back for lunch. The service from the start was very poor and inattentive, and if...More

1  Thank tripsterRichmondVA
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My husband, son, and I traveled to Fredericksburg specifically to "check out" Ristorante Renato (we are planning a 90th birthday celebration in December and wanted to sample the food while checking out the available private dining areas). The service, food, and atmosphere were wonderful! We...More

Thank missjoy2017
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Patricia H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5834
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-371-8228
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