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Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian

641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
+1 828-253-1077
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lasagna” (122 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a party of 3, did not have to wait at all for dinner a few months ago now...My husband and I live in the area now, so we've been here several times. The food and the waitstaff are always great! Kurt was our...More

Thank packetweaver
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wednesday night is the only evening to get gnocchi. They make it from scratch and the waitress said they rarely have any leftover. It was delicious and just the right portion size. I had the smoky tomato sauce and loved it.

1  Thank OneCent1981
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Tuesday after finding on trip advisor. We were not disappointed. The staff were all friendly and helpful. My wife loved the wedding soup and the kale salad. I liked the caesars salad since the anchovies were fresh and tasty. My wife...More

Thank dmarng
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner at Vinnie's. We were a group of five and were seated quickly and our service from Kirk was very good from start to finish. We had calamari for an appetizer and it was cooked perfectly. The homemade bread was delicious....More

Thank kbras300
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family had dinner at Vinnie's and we ordered catered trays for a family party we hosted on our visit. The restaurant has several gluten free options, which was important for our group. We had a lovely time and the restaurant and our guests at...More

1  Thank eegrmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant met all expectations and then some. It was amazing. We had the Chicken Parmesan and lasagna. It was the best I’ve ever had and we also had the Tiramisu. Fabulous!!! Our waiters name was Kurt and he was a hoot. We had a...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best meal we ate on our trip. Service was great, no trouble at all with two children like some reviews have said. Kids wanted cheese sticks and they were outstanding. Fettuccine Alfredo and chicken parm were both excellent as well. The chicken parm was so...More

1  Thank Brian E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bread, salads, homemade gnocchi were outstanding. Best food we ate during our trip! Staff were friendly. Wish we lived closer so we could eat here all the time!

Thank Hsholt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Asheville would not have been complete if we had not found this gem of a restaurant. It all started with the greeting at the door and ended with the best dessert and cappuccino I've had in a long time. After eating sparse...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful little family type Italian restaurant. Food was excellent and service was great. A taste of NY in NC . Very casual attire and expect a short wait.

Thank Taryn C
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Questions & Answers
23 February 2018|
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Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure they can, with advanced planning. Ask to reserve the back room for the event. Ask for Eric or the manager, Liat. Terrific people.
25 October 2017|
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Response from susielander | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of. We did not have one.
Linda W
16 October 2016|
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Response from Eric S | Property representative |
Hello, just saw your Q' coincidentally, best would be to call or our FB page. We offer a gluten free pasta and we also have some gluten free dishes. If you have any more Q' please contact us directly. Thanks so much Vinnie's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-253-1077
Formerly the Award Winning Savoy now Vinnie's. Same owner, same attention to details, quality of food and service.
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