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Bonanno’s Madison Inn Restaurant

217 N Main St, Madison, VA 22727-3053
+1 540-948-5095
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American
$$ - $$$
217 N Main St, Madison, VA 22727-3053
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Reviewed 5 days ago

By far and away, the best restaurant in the area. Please give it a try. You will not be disappointed...

1  Thank jeanniepia
Management response:Responded 3 days ago

Thank you spreading the word! We are a family Italian restaurant and Chef Tony prepares all entrees to order! Nothing frozen and all fresh! Come taste the Bonanno difference. We love our customers who are part of our family. See you soon!

Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the day for me to give my wife, Annie, a special Birthday Treat. I took her to Bonnano's Madison Inn for brunch! It was extraordinary. She had a scrumptous veggie omelet and I had a delicious Eggs Benedict with spinach. All this with...More

Thank RoweMack
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you Mack and a big Happy Birthday Annie!! We welcome you as part of our Bonanno family! We strive for excellence and our cuisine is an array of all homemade prepared cuisine. We appreciate customers who know quality and service. Our daily goal is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Either they stay the Madison Inn with trout, fried green tomatoes and sandwiches OR they become an Italian restaurant. If you are serving a pasta dish the pasta can't come from a box. The sauce can't taste like ketchup. The chicken needs to be pounded...More

Thank hungrytraveler0
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Unfortunately I'm so sorry that you do not understand the concept. When purchasing an existing restaurant under past ownership A merge of food is necessary to maintain the clientele. We are able to do bothcuisines because The chef is of Italian descent and has been...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there to celebrate my birthday with my sister and nieces. Our server, David, was great. Very attentive and knowledgeable about the food. We ordered the specials for the day. Three of us ordered the smoked salmon quiche and one ordered the lobster ravioli....More

Thank LindaVA1
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

A big Thank You! We are very appreciative for your review and gracious compliments! Chef Tony prepares his homemade cuisine with love! We are always looking forward to seeing our customers happpy again and again. Thank you for experiencing the Bonanno difference. See you soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bonannos purchased the Madison Inn a few months ago and have transformed it into a culinary treasure. The cuisine is superb, as good or better than any found within a 50-mile radius. Madison is a rural county, and we have to drive ten miles...More

Thank mgmike556
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you Reilly!! Your review is very appreciated as we appreciate customers who know quality, service and the taste of Italy! We welcome you as part of our family! Thank you for experiencing the Bonanno difference! See you again and look forward to your empty...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I accompanied our visiting daughter and her friend for brunch this past Sunday, July 9, at Bonanno's and had a wonderful time! Our favorite waitperson, Lauren, greeted us with a warm hug. She seated us together right beneath one of my husband's...More

Thank AnnieMadison_VA
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

A Big Thank you for the wonderful review. WE really strive for excellence and the "Bonanno" difference of coming home to family while dining in our place. WE love our customers and especially welcome the repeat visits. Our quality and cost for an authentic Italian...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were traveling from Long island, NY to Shenandoah National Park. Since we are from Long island we have access to great Italian Food. Food was average. Service was good.More

Thank Michele G
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. As a native of Italy, not NY, Italian food is authentic as can be within the states. We serve all homemade food from pasta, sauce to our desserts (homemade Tiramisu). We welcome you to try one of our specialties. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner at Bonanno's. The atmosphere is perfect for a date night. I had a $13 spinach salad with beef. The steak was nice, very tender. Otherwise the salad was ok. My husband had the oysters. He really liked them. He was able to substitute...More

Thank Lynn D
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We strive for the best in customer service and are flexible with the menu when we can. Excellent Quality and Service is our goal. We look forward to another visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a Saturday for lunch. It was a nice summer day and many others had the same idea to visit this place. One waitress and the hostess filling in was not enough. The kitchen was overwhelmed too as things took a while for delivery....More

Thank 64Jag
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent visit! Unfortunately, No excuse, but Saturday we had several employees out due to a wedding and we were VERY short staffed! All our servers are hired with experience, even our youngest who is just under the legal age. As the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Madison and eat here frequently, and always bring family and friends when they are visiting from out of town. There is a lot of variety to the menu, with old favorites from years past (French onion soup, fried green tomatoes) and wonderful...More

Thank Cindy T
Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Thank you Cindy!! We welcome you and will always prepare a special dietary dish upon request. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for experiencing the Bonanno difference! Chef Tony will always prepare your meal special!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 N Main St, Madison, VA 22727-3053
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 540-948-5095
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Authentic Italian and Innovative American Cuisine!
Open Outdoor Seating on the PATIO!
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