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Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian

641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
+1 828-253-1077
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic knots” (106 reviews)
“lasagna” (106 reviews)
“cannoli” (41 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great place!! THE ATMOSPHERE IS CONTAGIOUS......happy, boisterous, loving and the FOOD is out of this world authentic and served piping hot. The wait staff go out of their way to welcome and serve you!! Beginning with a couple of Cocktails the bar staff...More

1  Thank JayBdubeloh
Reviewed 2 days ago

My girlfriend and I went to Vinnie's for a Sunday evening girl's night. Eric always makes me feel like family when we come in and this time was no exception! We had a fabulous experience and our server Amanda was delightful. This will always be...More

Thank Leah K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Vinnies is our "go-to" restaurant when we are looking for warm, family ambience and great Italian food near our home in North Asheville. We made a last minute decision to dine there on the way home from an MLK celebration last night and had a...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We've gone to Vinnie's for years and the food is always great. Best of all though is the family atmosphere and friendliness. Manda Panda was our server - the first time that she has served us - and she was tremendous. Friendly and efficient. Next...More

Thank jabassler
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped in during our snowy NYE visit to Asheville which also happened to be my 30th birthday. The Alfredo and créme brûlée were to die for and will now become a traditional meal each time we’re in town. Everyone was so friendly and happy to...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the “welcome to Vinnies greeting at the door to paying the bill a great experience. Busy, boisterous family place full of positive ambience. Dalton was our server and was excellent. Garlic knots are a must order. Homemade bread in olive oil balsamic dip was...More

Thank Allan J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a date night with my husband at this outstanding Italian restaurant last night! If you’re looking for authentic Italian food, then look no further! Denny’s is your spot! The entire staff gets along extremely well and looks like they’re having their own party and...More

Thank RobCatherine G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was amazing from the appetizer to the main course. We were too stuffed for dessert. We are gluten free and they were very conscientious of the situation.

Thank darallison
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have come to Vinnies two years on a row when in town skiing! The food is wonderful and the people and service is excellent. Kurt was our waiter and did an excellent job! Already looking forward to next year!

Thank mommaburge
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was in town to visit my son Willy who works at Vinnie’s. I asked to go there when I found out they offer linguine with clams in white wine sauce. Arrived around 7:45 and heard the resounding “welcome to Vinnie’s!” welcome from the staff....More

3  Thank ABQ87109
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Questions & Answers
26 October 2017|
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Response from susielander | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of. We did not have one.
Linda W
17 October 2016|
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Response from Eric S | Property representative |
Hello, just saw your Q' coincidentally, best would be to call or our FB page. We offer a gluten free pasta and we also have some gluten free dishes. If you have any more Q' please contact us directly. Thanks so much Vinnie's
Harvey G
16 August 2016|
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Response from Tom F | Reviewed this property |
No reservations. To quote their website, "don't even ask!"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-253-1077
Formerly the Award Winning Savoy now Vinnie's. Same owner, same attention to details, quality of food and service.
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