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Amedeo's Italian Restaurant

(919) 851-0473
3905 Western Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27606 | MAP | WEBSITE
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Features
Italian, Sports Bar and Grill, Banquet/Party Room, Bar, Children's Menu, Kids Friendly, Outdoor Seating, Romantic, Smoking/Non Smoking, Take Out/Carry Out, Wheelchair Access, Wi-Fi/Internet Access, Dinner, Lunch (Italian Food & Culture History)






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Restaurant Description

Raleigh, NC is a long way from Reading, PA, yet Amedeo "Dick" DeAngelis made the trek to play football for the mighty NC State Wolfpack in 1954. Playing on a scholarship, he was a long way from home and he greatly missed "home cooking". The idea of opening a small Italian restaurant seemed the most effective way to alleviate the longing. He utilized homemade recipes from his mother and grandmother and in 1963, a 12-seat restaurant opened on Western Boulevard in Raleigh. Since that time Dick, along with his mother, wife Betty, children, and grandchildren and many loyal employees have expanded "Amedeo's" into a premier eating establishment with a seating capacity now of over 200!

Recent Amedeo's Italian Restaurant Reviews

A diner from Zebulon,N.C. gave an overall rating of 4  out of 5 stars on April 5, 2009 @ 3:24 PM

 the food is great.
A diner from Raleigh, NC gave an overall rating of 1  out of 5 stars on September 29, 2008 @ 2:34 PM

 This restaurant lacks everything! Good management, cooks, service, cleanliness, EVERYTHING! There were roaches on the floor and its not the 1st time I have heard of that. Someone needs to shut that place down! We were rudely treated and will not be visiting again.

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