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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%
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“garlic knots” (106 reviews)
“lasagna” (106 reviews)
“cannoli” (41 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is without a doubt the best Italian in Asheville, but I would be bold enough to say it could be the best in the state. I haven't eaten at all of the Italian Restaurants in the state mind you, but this experience was so...More

Thank jlfharv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you walk in the entire staff says welcome to Vinnies, which is cute. We got there 10 minutes after they opened and we had to wait 15 minutes for a table. We waited in the small bar area where the bar tender was very...More

Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a extraordinarily long wait because we actually had a party of 6 and 1/4! But the food and the wait staff made it worth the wait. Meal was very reasonably priced. Our waitress, Grace made our meal a joy. The food was delicious...More

Thank SueBeeHoney99
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great dining experience! Food, atmosphere, price - all first rate. And the service? Our server was Amanda H - despite how busy the place was, she made us feel special and well-tended-to. Thanks and bravo to you, AH!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New to WNC. I am blessed with my family of friends inviting me to a night out at Vinnies! Let me tell you, hands down, this was one of the best dinning experiences I’ve had in a very long time. Someone whom comes from Chicagoland...More

Thank abeyrd2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great ladies night....our server, Kurt, (truck spelled backwards) was the BEST!!! He fit right in with our sense of humor. Panda Amanda was also excellent. This is such a GREAT place to go. The food is so yummy! We LOVE this place...More

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town for the weekend I was ISO an Italian restaurant that my son would enjoy. TripAdvisor reviewers came through again. Welcoming environment, friendly waitstaff (Kurt was fantastic) and healthy servings. I highly suggest. We went early - 5.30 and had no wait

Thank mbaTravels A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this on Trip Advisor and knew we had to try it. We were not disappointed. Everything we had was delicious! We started with garlic knots and the fried oysters special. We then ordered a family style serving of twice baked lasagna and a...More

Thank CharlotteReviewer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed in Asheville for our wedding anniversary. After searching for restaurants on TripAdvisor, we decided to try Vinnie’s Neighborhood Italian. When we arrived, the wait was 1.5 hours on a Wednesday evening. (To have a wait this long, it has to...More

Thank R2805QYkatiem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling through Asheville, NC we checked online for possible restaurants for dinner and found Vinnie’s. Mama Mia, delicious! I had the salmon with pasta and broccoli and my husband had linguini with clams. Perfectly prepared and delicious plus execellent service! The hostess and staff greet...More

Thank LALTraveler
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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
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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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