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Gennaro's Pizza & Italian Restaurant

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402 West Main Street, Luray, VA 22835
+1 540-743-2200
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Greeted by an extremely helpful and polite staff (especially Brenda) and the food is really good. Nothing fancy, just authentic Italian dishes and a homey atmosphere.

Thank Vickie G
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed next door at the Best Western and walked over for lunch/dinner after traveling all day and visiting Luray caverns. Amazing homemade marina. I had a turkey/provolone sub hot with fries and it was awesome. Kids had what looked like house made ravioli. Would definitely come back!

Thank Brandy C
Dallas, Pennsylvania
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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great. I had a delicious sandwich which was filled with meat. The service was exceptional. The waitress was very helpful with choices.

Thank SeamusOmaoflhbhail
Annapolis, Maryland
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We showed up with 7 adults and 2 little kiddos and they had us stuffed to the rafters and out the door in an hour. Great prices, great pizza and those garlic knots are off the hook!

Thank prowlers3
Aldie, Virginia
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125 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I ordered a to-go from here and it had one of the best pizzas (Vegetarian) I ever had. The dough was perfectly cooked and there were good amount veggies on it unlike other pizzas. The tiramisu was excellent too. You must here if you are in town.

Thank RohanKamat
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Desk clerk recommended this walk to restaurant. I started with a bowl of minestrone soup. I must say it was the best. I ordered a sausage sub with peppers and onions parmigiano. The sauce was delicious and obviously homemade. My waitress was friendly and attentive, providing me with supplies to use when reheating my leftovers later in my hotel room.... More 

Thank John W
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Weekend family getaway to luray and found this gem in downtown. Food was amazing and hot. Had a party of 8 and seated immediately. Our server Jennifer was very funny, friendly and attentive. Food came out fast and was delicious. Was my husbands birthday and our server brought a piece of cheese cake out with a candle without us asking... More 

Thank bmoyer-pfost
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered a pizza here because it was next door to the hotel we stayed in. Really nice family pizzeria quick service ,reasonable charges, and a good pie. The house soup was also great and home made. That was a great surprise.

Thank Marnie R
Luray, Virginia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

As a local, I really want my hometown businesses to succeed. The night we visited was quite busy, which was encouraging. However, the food was so disappointing. We ordered chicken parmigiana, sausage and peppers, lasagna, and an individual pizza with French fries (the teenager with us). Salads were the first huge disappointment- plates of iceberg lettuce with four slices of... More 

Thank Jennifer G
Port Severn, Canada
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Wasn't expecting a great slice of pizza in Luray Virginia but got one here at Gennaro's On our B&B hosts suggestion we stopped by were lucky to get a table and were rewarded with a great pizza. The Works would rival any pizza joint I could put it against.

Thank brendasR659SX

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 West Main Street, Luray, VA 22835
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Luray
  • Phone Number: +1 540-743-2200

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