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Al Fresco

11710 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4405
+1 757-873-0644
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (25 reviews)
“shrimp” (15 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11710 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4405
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with my friend and our moms, as a quick decision. When we arrived we were the only customers, possibly due to it being 5:30. I would give 5 stars but there was prep work being done for the dinner rush out in the...More

Thank teen_reviewer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to admit one of my 3 favorite restaurants on the Peninsula and my # 1 Italian restaurant. This is a privately owned restaurants in strip s/c off of Jefferson Ave near city center area. I do suggest if going for dinner always make...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The only negative for me was the menu tended to favor white sauces. The waiter, decor and quality were what should be expected.

Thank edward c
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The wife and I had a wonderful visit last night at Al Fresco. The service was friendly and attentive, and the food was delicious. Our waiter, Maurizio, was thoroughly familiar with the menu, and made some thoughtful recommmendations. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The only...More

Thank Dick B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Family owned authentic seasoning and friendly feel at home service. Usually a wait at busy times. The red sauce has a great taste lots of fresh garlic

Thank alex l
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Nice soft interior. Great wait staff, made the meal for us. We love Italian food (Brooklyn, Hoboken, Boston), and this menu the real deal. Had a special of veal and shrimp with a vodka sauce with roasted red peppers on pasta, fabulous. My wife enjoyed...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Had lunch today (8/30) at Al Fresco for a business celebration. As always, excellent service by Vincent. He has the most beautiful voice too! The quality of the food (delicious lasagna, salads and bread) was exceeded only by the delightful service. The menu is varied....More

Thank virginian9
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Very impressed with menu. A friend had been before and recommended we go. Although we we are large group the wait staff never rushed us. I had pasta with clams in a white wine sauce. Delicious. Everyone seemed pleased. Some took leftovers home. House salad...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I came to this place with my father and mother. My father discovered this place the day before while driving by. He informed the staff his birthday was the next day and they invited him back. The moment we walked in, my dad was greated...More

Thank Katrina M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant. Amazing Italian food. Everyone in our party of 9 enjoyed their food. It was really busy. Our waitress had too many tables but did her best. I would go back. Great food. Cute restaurant!

Thank Charlie2lucky
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Donald C
24 August 2016|
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Response from Jeanbqueenbee | Reviewed this property |
No idea. I am not a diabetic and have no food allergies other than macadamia nuts. I agree that you should contact the restaurant for such information.
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Denise23
7 May 2016|
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Response from pez-oz33 | Reviewed this property |
As another answered, my wife and I are always full from our delicious meal to even consider a dessert. We have never once looked at their dessert choices. Sorry.
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Gg G
29 May 2015|
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Response from Mark A |
you havent tried it.....then why bother with that useless answer....I really tried to be explicit in my request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11710 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-873-0644
Description
Al Fresco Restaurant lets you feast on a bountiful array of Italian specialties. The outstanding menu, featuring pasta, chicken, veal and seafood, highlights a spectrum of lavish Italian specialties that are sure to please discriminating palates. Al Fresco Restaurant was planned with the summer in mind. An outdoor patio with a warm breeze and cold drinks are a perfect combination.
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