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The Pasta Bowl - CLOSED

485 S Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
+1 757-226-8886
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 Aug 2012
“Didn't live up to my expectations”
9 Jul 2012
“Nothing bad to say”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean
485 S Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
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Reviewed 14 August 2012

Based on all the reviews I read, I expected an upscale Italian restaurant with great food. Instead, I was greeted in the parking lot by a woman dressed in a fat lady ballerina suit. The indoor decor was much like a cafeteria with a bar....More

Thank traveler7811
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Everytime we have gone here the food has been excellent. We tried this restaurant before the name and ownership change (LA CASA DELLA PASTA) - the food back them was horrible and the service even worse. I can say without a doubt that the Pasta...More

Thank VanegaRB
Reviewed 14 May 2012

I think The Pasta Bowl has been open about 5 months, and is unfortunately in a Pembroke location that has a bit of a checkered past. Not a bad neighborhood --- just a number of poor to average restaurants that have preceeded it at this...More

Thank RickSchlegel
Reviewed 12 May 2012

This place was recommended to us by a friend who also loves Italian food. Location is not bad, great parking; just hard to find unless you really are looking for it. Note: if coming from Virginia Beach Blvd to Independence to S. Indepennce it is...More

Thank Bungie60
Reviewed 24 April 2012

You don't go here for the ambiance, you go for the food and to be treated like family. The Eggplant Parmesan was addicting. I didn't intend to eat the entire generous platter, but couldn't stop myself. Crispy and delicious. My husband's Osso Bucco was very...More

Thank MadCOWVirginia
Reviewed 17 March 2012

Good atmosphere and outstanding food by a chef who is onsite preparing the food as ordered. I had the lobster ravioli in cream sauce and it was great!. Also roasted brussel sprouts I ate with a spoon to get all the wonderful sauce. Even if...More

Thank dlw329
Reviewed 9 March 2012

This restaurant has a clean, bright, and relaxing atmosphere. The food comes out hot and delicious. The Chef has a wonderful talent in cooking the dishes on the menu.

Thank nishkush
Reviewed 5 March 2012

The first time we went to The Pasta Bowl it was because we had a cupon and had seen thar the former Silvermans/many other restaurants was under new managment. What we found was a joy. While the ambiance is a little thin and the menu...More

1  Thank QuitaVirginiaBeach
Reviewed 24 February 2012

My husband and I went for lunch a few days ago. It was our first time there. They had a good lunch menu: $7 for your main dish (4 options), Parmesan topped bread, and choice of soup or salad. You could also order from the...More

Thank amr1976
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  • Address: 485 S Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-226-8886
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