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Vinny Vanucchi's

180 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001-7629
+1 563-588-9600
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“garlic bread” (75 reviews)
“pasta” (49 reviews)
“manicotti” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
180 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001-7629
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Reviewed yesterday

Ate there on a Friday evening in late September. Arrived around 7:30 PM with no wait for a table. Parked about 1/2 block away. Great old world interior - old wood beams, photos, stained glass, decor, etc. Tables well spaced out - not crowded. Food...More

Thank A B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent and portion sizes were generous. The service was good overall. I would return if back in Dubuque.

Thank Knightrider2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was not impressed at all. Food was mediocre at best. Appetizers were the best part of the meal. Definitely not true Italian food and I would not go back. Service was decent, or waitress did try to accommodate after I went back my meal that...More

Thank ninasnuthouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a large birthday party for mother in a private room. We've eaten here before but this time got one of their pizzas (sausage & added onion & basil) and oh my, it was one of the best we've ever had. The restaurant design and...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed eating outdoors on a brick patio. Service was fine, but food was bland -- we expected more based on what we had heard about the place. Solid meal, reasonably priced

Thank davidkH1778KL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were going to drive back to Galena to go to Vinny's and were pleasantly surprised to find a second location near our hotel. The outside looks very small, but it's very deceiving. The inside opens up to a bar area, a basement bar/music area,...More

Thank juliesC1727QD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after a long day at the Potosi Brewfest, and needed food. This was close to our hotel and reviews sounded good. They were correct. Great choice for Italian. We did have a little issue as one in our party is vegan (why...More

Thank dr_reagan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great lunch here...I had the Italian Meatball Sandwich, $9.95 and my eating partner had the lunch special, delicious chicken and spaghetti in a cream sauce with broccoli, $11.95. Very good salads were included, along with great crusty garlic bread. Tony was our...More

Thank Glenda1947
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Italian food at its best in a hip location. Modern and unique decor (see photos). Friendly waitstaff. Serving sizes are huge so be prepared to share or bring leftovers (if you can).

Thank sunnystark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love Love Love this restaurant. Have eaten here several times. Tried a different entree' every time and haven't been disappointed! Best I've eaten anywhere. Courteous and friendly wait staff.

Thank Patricia M
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28 July 2015|
Response from C G | Reviewed this property |
i would give them another try. They called me back and apologized the restaurant. I will not let that determine if i go back there again, because of one waiter. They were so kind. I will give it a try again. The... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001-7629
    (West 2nd)
  • Public Transportation: Cab Service.
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-588-9600
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