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Vivace Italian Restaurant

#121 of 1,937 Restaurants in Charlotte
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1100 Metropolitan Ave, Building E, Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28204-3351 (South Kings Drive)
+1 704-370-7755
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 for girls brunch. Reservation at 1:45. We were seated at 2:30. Took another 30 minutes for server to come to our table. This place is slammed after noon because of their all you can drink mimosas and bloody Mary's. If you dine here for brunch, be patient. Once our service started, it was excellent. The drinks were great and... More 

Thank Mitzi K
Knoxville, Tennessee
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95 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guy Justin was executive sous chef was phenomenal. I'm not a foodie so I didn't understand the lingo, however he was great. The food was the fanciest I have ever had. We had shrimp, chicken and Bolognese past, tiramisu, salad and scallops. Everyone we went with enjoyed. I don't have a very developed palate so I'm not used to... More 

Thank Shawn M
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

On business trip stopped by here for a snack. Had the meat and cheese tray which was very good. Service was excellent.

Thank tmw1968
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111 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

They have very good food. From the pasta to the salad, the menu is really good. The service and atmosphere is top notch. If U.K. find yourself in this area, this is a good selection.

Thank Alan27605
Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

First time, last time. Trying to feed the masses, food quality suffers. Thumbs down!! Poor presentation. Noisey. Food so so. Server staff so so.

Thank William B
Atlanta, Georgia
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77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Appetizers--beer salad was tasty. Caprese salad was OK. Pasta dishes were big portions but not exceptional. Lobster pasta was the standout.

Thank beetlebaileyCool
North, South Carolina
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We booked a table for 12 for our family to enjoy a great Christmas dinner together and couldn't have been more satisfied. Seated in a semi-private area, we were treated to excellent service by Margaret, scrumptious apps and a variety of entries cooked to perfection. Extensive selection of Italian wines by the glass or bottle, along with a special dessert... More 

Thank Denny24
Charlotte, North Carolina
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Brussels Sprouts app was the best thing we ate! I would come back just for that. Nice atmosphere, and very good food. Service was polite, but not up to par for a restaurant of this caliber. My water glass sat empty for half an hour, and no one came by. We were three female friends, and it is my experience... More 

Thank Sharon G
spartanburg, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

There was complimentary valet parking. And for 25 dollars bottomless mimosas, an appetizer AND a main dish.... AND everything was delicious. The mussels, the oysters, the frittata, the shrimp and grit (creamiest delicious polenta) had the right kick to the sauce and i got the short ribz hash with 2 ppached eggs. Missing some seasoning but the texture was very... More 

Thank Claire P
London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday evening although we had booked well in advance castor a terrible table right at the pass and had serving staff around us all of our meal. Our waitress was great but that was the only thing about the night. I had been sold on the veal but had to settled for the pork on polenta. BIG... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Pizza, Italian
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Metropolitan Ave, Building E, Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28204-3351
    (South Kings Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Dilworth
  • Neighbourhood: Dilworth
  • Phone Number: +1 704-370-7755
One of Charlotte's finest restaurants featuring the area's most authentic Italian cuisine and the best patio dining located in the easy to get to Metropolitan development at Midtown.

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