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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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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had such a great night! Awesome food and staff. Grace was an amazing waitress and added to the night!

1  Thank katiebarkley24
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are from the U.K and Australia, travelling through Asheville on the way to Washington. we were looking for good “unfried” food and especially some vegetables. Vinnie’s provided everything we were looking for, exceptional food, broccoli/spinach in garlic - fabulous, great atmosphere, friendly staff, good...More

Thank alison p
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So happy we went to vinnie’s. The food was phenomenal. I had the Gnocchi with smoked tomato sauce and I wanted to lick the plate when I was finished. Had the Albino (white cosmo) and it was delicious and refreshing. The staff is wonderful from...More

Thank Kellie F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great family dinner at Vinnies and everyone enjoyed their meals. The garlic knots as starters was awesome.

Thank WCUcody
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am fairly new to Asheville and Vinnie's had been recommended to me, so Friday, March 2nd, I grabbed a friend to try it out. The service was great. Our server, Kurt, was friendly, welcoming and so knowlegeable about the menu. He has the perfect...More

Thank loridavis2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight we tried Vinnie’s Neighborhood Italian Restaurant. We were visiting Asheville and heard it was good. Boy were they right. Tonight was Vinnie’s annual birthday party. Everyone was dressed is old time garb and balloons aplenty. We had the Greek Salad, the Temptation pizza and...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as we walked in the staff welcomed us! we had amazing service and amazing food. I had the spaghetti and meatballs, they where by far the best meatballs I have ever had! If you are in Asheville you must eat here!!!!

1  Thank carterj15
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing I noticed when I walked in- the warm welcome from not only the host, but the entire staff! Refreshing to feel so welcomed in a restaurant! Sarah, our server, was friendly, answered all questions, as this was our first visit, she made...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped on Monday about 7:30 and the place was jumpin. We were seated right away and our server Maggie was fun, attentive, and accommodating. The food was, as always, great. I had Sunday Night Gravy and took home as much as I ate. Great...More

Thank 1foodtranslplant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great authentic Italian restaurant. I wa visiting my daughter and she suggested this restaurant. My daughter loved her dish of Chicken Alfredo. Our server, Kurt, was super friendly and efficient. The only down side is they don’t take reservations so be prepared for a wait....More

Thank Nanette S
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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
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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
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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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