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Bocelli's Italian Eatery

319 Haywood Street, Waynesville, NC 28786
+1 828-456-4900
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“garlic knots” (56 reviews)
“calzone” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
319 Haywood Street, Waynesville, NC 28786
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first wrong step was the server -- it is never wise to correct someone fluent in Italian with a butchered version of the menu item and a superior attitude. Service was mediocre. The food was okay, not the best in the area. The Bolognese...More

Thank kiwispaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner on a Monday, went there because the places we wanted to go to were closed on Mondays, lucky for this restaurant. The outdoor dining area is cute which is a plus. Our house salads and the garlic knots were good but...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent calzones and garlic knobs. The accompanying red sauce tasted home made with delicious chunks of tomato. We picked up our order, so we didn’t experience the wait staff, but the service at the counter was quick and courteous. Would definitely return for more!

Thank Derrick V
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great place to get together with family and friends. Wonderful food and a great staff. Don't get to go very often but love it.

Thank Marsha Alan A
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I had pasta bolognese and my wife had chicken carbonara. Both meals were good, not great. The pasta was great but the toppings were not spicy enough for our tastes. Leftovers for at least one meal each. The Cajun corn and broccoli soup was excellent...More

Thank Everett B
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

alright food. service was okay seems like the hosts do more than servers. i recommend angelos it’s near bocellis. they’re food is cheaper and taste SO much better. they are more considerate about customers.

Thank joann456
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Wonderful dinner, generous portions and reasonable price. Our server was lovely and did great job. Good beer selection and again reasonable prices. Look forward to our next visit.

Thank sidnelson53
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The gf pizza was good. The pasta was great the cook will change things to make each pasta dish gf. We were in town for 5 nights we ate here three times lol. They offer outdoor seating for animal lovers. My wife loved the garlic...More

Thank Lance M
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

They have a gluten free pizza option They also have gluten free penne noodles that they cook in separate water than regular. They picture of salad and pasta is a regular pasta The pizza is the gluten free version

Thank Wingnutt20
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The leader of our 11 man group chose Bocelli's for dinner after a day of motorcycling the mountains. Chicken Parmigiana, lasagna, chicken marsala, salmon dishes and Bocelli's trout was ordered. All raved about how good their food was. I personally loved the trout, the way...More

Thank TracyW610
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Lori L
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Response from vnmillsaps | Reviewed this property |
Not that I recall seeing, sorry.
Lori L
9 July 2016|
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Response from Barry P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, did not notice but, as others have said it is worth calling them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Haywood Street, Waynesville, NC 28786
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-456-4900
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