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Dolce Ristorante

1710 Kenilworth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203-5256
+1 704-332-7525
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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“gnocchi” (21 reviews)
“shrimp” (9 reviews)
11:30 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
1710 Kenilworth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203-5256
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took me a couple of weeks to enter this review from 7/27. We enjoyed a delicious meal during restaurant week. Looking at the menus online, I think Dolce offered the best restaurant week choices. I had Lobster Bisque and Trout with crab panko, roasted red...More

Thank 303lyn
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Last night of Restaurant week and we tried this little Italian restaurant. Very Charming, lots of free parking, quaint and clean restaurant. Helpful wait staff and overall, a lot of variety in the menu. The owner was there, outside, drinking coffee, but jumped up and...More

Thank RAFincher
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a charming little place in a shopping area near the corner of East Blvd. The $35 Queens week menu allowed us to try a variety of appetizers and entrees. The mussels were nicely prepared, and proscuto ham and melon was good. Everyone lover...More

Thank DougViages
Reviewed 25 July 2017

When we entered this quaint restaurant we were greeted by the owner, Marcello, his two children and a few other staff members. They gave us a warm, smiling welcome and they seemed genuinely glad we were there. Dolce Ristorante is a small space with big...More

Thank Julesclt
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific dinner with out friends at Dolce during Charlotte Restaurant week. The mushrooms stuffed with Italian sausage in cream sauce were amazing. The gnocchi was off the charts. It was tossed with spinach and lobster. Tiramisu was excellent. Great service. Marcelo was...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Although this restaurant has changed ownership, I still find the same excellent menu selection & food preparation. I tried something different this visit & I was so pleased with the Shrimp Diavola as an appetizer. The shrimp were so tender & I loved the spice....More

Thank 303lyn
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I took my children here to celebrate Mother's Day on a Monday night, after Mother's Day weekend. Each time I go here, the food is great! Service is great also and we will continue to go here. I have had 4 entrees and they were...More

Thank brmomthree
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

... this was my 3rd visit (yes I liked it a lot!) and Dolce consistently hits all the right targets ... wonderful menu with choices from a variety if Italian kitchens from Liguria to Campania ... we were a party of 5 and we tried...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I LOVED this place. It was our go to place for Italian besides Portofino's (yum). We even had some of our engagement photis taken there last year bc we love Dolce so much! Our favorites were the Amatriciana (just slaughtered that name),...More

1  Thank TanzaM78
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We have been going to Dolce for many years -- we can remember when it opened and was excellent, and then we felt that it moved to "adequate". If last night's visit is any indication of what it is now given new ownership, it's great...More

Thank Jim M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 Kenilworth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203-5256
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > Dilworth
  • Neighbourhood: Dilworth
  • Phone Number: +1 704-332-7525
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