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Piccola Italia

423 Woodburn Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605-1323
+1 919-833-6888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (24 reviews)
“salads” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
423 Woodburn Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605-1323
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. Piccola Italia is celebrating its 35th anniversary. I think that says it all. The staff is friendly and service is good. Besides wonderful dinners they make terrific pizza. Also outdoor seating.

Thank Margaret V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is located in a popular shopping area very close to where I work. I rarely go out for lunch and since I follow a low carb lifestyle, I decided to give this place a try. I looked at their menu online and ordered...More

Thank toujourdb92
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Dined myself and two family members. All of us happy with salads, Italian entrees and desserts. The problem was as the evening went on the time between visits to our table by the wait staff got longer and longer... Fifteen minutes to get the dessert...More

Thank cm514
Natasha T, Manager at Piccola Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for bringing our issue with service to our attention. This is not our usual way of serving our customers. In the restaurant business you can take a guess at how busy you may be that shift and staff accordingly, however you really never...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

When visiting Raleigh from Kansas City, Friday nights wouldn't be the same without a pizza from Piccola Italia. This locally owned, Italian family run restaurant is about as authentic as you can get. The sauce on the pizza is fantastic and toppings as simple as...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My first time in Raleigh! This has been such a wonderful eating experience. Everything was fresh and bursting with flavor! From left to right: The Gladiator Pizza in Large (fed 3 people), Garlic knots with mozzarella, Calamari, and lastly, but never forgotten, Tiramisu for desert....More

Thank RLiberty94
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Eaten here many times had no problems but and would have given the restaurant a rating of 4 but felt readers needed to know about my latest experience. I was having lunch with a friend and she noticed a metal looking piece in her Angel...More

Thank Don N
Natasha T, Manager at Piccola Italia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Hi Don, I would like to apologize for the bad experience that you had with us recently. The metal that you found was most likely from a scouring pad that we use to wash our pots and pans. If that pot was not properly rinsed...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

The lovely interior is decorated in a classical Italian style, even to the soft music. (There is no TV - I consider that a plus! :-) The menu is filled with family style Italian dishes, and the service is attentive. There is outdoor seating. It's...More

1  Thank Hank8Raleigh
Reviewed 30 December 2016

If you are looking for a good, dependable Italian restaurant in Raleigh that has great pizza coming out of the oven every time, then look no further than Piccola Italia in the venerated Cameron Village Shopping Center. Since 1982, Piccola Italia has been a favorite...More

1  Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

After some 33 years plus of providing the best Italian food and pizza in Raleigh, should tell the adventurous and serious diner Piccola Italia is the place to go in Raleigh. Small and quaint with outstanding food and service. For Iltalian food to write home...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 12 July 2016

fantastic place to eat and i can't believe that i lived in raleigh all these years and did not know about it. marvelous food and portions for the heartiest diner. gourmet food and relatively modest prices. easily the best traditional italian in raleigh at a...More

Thank AlboLee
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Heather H
Could you seat a party of 8-10 for a graduation celebration
26 March 2016|
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Response from Natasha T | Property representative |
Would can easily seat a party that size. We can seat a group of up to 15 together. You will want to call ahead or make a reservation so that we will be able to better accommodate you and your group. Thank you for your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Woodburn Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605-1323
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-6888
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