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Villella's Ristorante

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795 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY 14303
+1 716-284-9778
12:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri 00:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 00:00 - 23:00
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Pennington, New Jersey
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396 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small space with 8 tables with one guy and a Eastern European/Russian girl running it when I came here to eat dinner. I had my order taken which was a Chicken Picatta and waited a while. It seems like the chef forgot to make my meal as the waitress had to remind the chef to tell him what I had... More 

Thank KidLove
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very small but quaint eatery. Food was very good! Family friendly. Get a reservation or go early/late - fills up quickly. Great service!

Thank Brenda W
Ransomville, New York
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

So saddened to see the decline in service and food quality at one of my favorite local restaurants. The restaurant was staffed by only the chef and 1 waiter and despite the fact that it was Monday night, the small restaurant was full and there were people waiting in the hallway. Thank goodness we called for reservations for our group... More 

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Carterville, Illinois
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97 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is a very small place with eight tables two men running it. They weren't really cheerful. I can't say how the food is because we never got any. We did get our drinks and a salad that wasn't too fresh. The waiter came back after about twenty minutes and asked us what we had ordered. He lost our order... More 

1 Thank Bonnie M
Orange City, Florida
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This little place is tucked unassumingly in a small motel. It has a classic menu - way advanced beyond "red sauce or white sauce" but comfort food all the same. For those who like to leave their cars parked, it is actually a pleasant walk from the cluster of Falls hotels. The entrees are somewhat conventional, but there is some... More 

1 Thank Barbara327
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Nice quaint place and food was great. Portions were a little small for price but other than that service was excellent.

1 Thank Dana L
Hinsdale, Illinois
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I feel we had a rather strange experience when we had dinner here. Other reviews sound quite favorable and our experience was anything but. Our waiter was abrupt, indifferent and seemed to have no sense of being hospitable. I ordered lasagne and was surprised when it was set in front of me as it looked like a bowl of tomato... More 

1 Thank Mary W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Outstanding food! This Italiano family highly recommends Villella's. The bruchetta was perfect. We enjoyed the ravioli, the Alfredo and tiramisu.

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Niagara Falls, Canada
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Wow this place was a hidden gem that a friend told me about. Great authentic Italian food. Love the veal marmalade and stuffed hot peppers. Reasonably priced....will be back.

1 Thank Mario C
Essex, Vermont
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411 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

At first glance, you may find yourself questioning whether you should dine here or not. It's physically located inside a worn out, and inexpensive hotel. And, it's directly across from the hotel's indoor pool. And it has only seven tables. And it looks pretty stark. But, by all means enjoy dinner here, because you will be blown away at how... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY 14303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-284-9778
Open for lunch & dinner. Casual

Italian restaurant featuring home

made specials. Located inside

the Super 8 on the corner of

Rainbow & John Daly


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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?