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Charlotte italian Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Charlotte italian restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Charlotte just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Charlotte, you've come to the right place.

Our Charlotte restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

Also check out our Best Restaurants in Charlotte 2013 Guide


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Villa Antonio

 4 star(s)  (01/22/2011)
“We enjoyed this restaurant very much. It was a romantic escape for our anniversary. I recommend this place to anyone who wants a special night out with their significant other!”

Johnny Brusco's New York Style Pizza

 5 star(s)  (01/03/2011)
“Johnny Brusco's is a great place for families. The pizza, calzones and stromboli are fantastic. Crisp crust, homemade sauce and quality toppings make it our go-to pizza place. The service is friendly and the atmosphere is casual and comfortable (and the pizza smells sooooo good!). With all the t... ”

Landmark Restaurant Diner

 5 star(s)  (04/01/2010)
“I love landmark's breakfast specials, their service is excellent, except for one older waitress. I have tried her three different times, she acts like she doesn't like african american people or just me. I have complained to the manager. I will still go there I just don't sit on the side she works o... ”

Libretto's Pizzeria

   (12/04/2009)
“Grew up in New York and relocated to Charlotte 5 years ago. I have had decent pizza in Charlotte, but this pizza brings me back.”

Villa Antonio Italian Ristorante

 4 star(s)  (10/31/2009)
“It has been over a year since we've been to Villa Antonio. But, last time we went it was very good - both food and service. The Tiramasu is some of the best we have ever tasted.”

Carrabba's Italian Grill

 3 star(s)  (06/05/2009)
“Dissatisfied! I love Italian food, but I believe this did not rank among the best. The food was alright but not worth another visit.”

Anzi Pizza & Pasta

 5 star(s)  (05/15/2009)
“WHAT A GREAT PLACE. FAMILY FRIENDLY AND VERY VERY GOOD FOOD. THE SIZE OF THE DISHES WERE HUGE. MY KIDSGOT THE PIZZA. I TASTED IT; EXCELLENT. BY FARTHE BEST WE HAVE HAD IN CHARLOTTE.”

Anzi Pizza & Pasta

 5 star(s)  (01/15/2009)
“This wasa great place. very fmaily friendly, and the food was phenominal. it is definatley our family itlian place for pizza andother favorites,the lazagna was excellent aswell as the calamari”

Anzi Pizza & Pasta

 5 star(s)  (01/10/2009)
“wow-amazing food. great family atmosphere. really loved the home feel. pretty cheap for true NY pizza, and it was great. the seafoodwas awesome-try thr fre diavolo-huge. thanks mr anzi for a piece of home.”

Anzi Pizza & Pasta

 5 star(s)  (09/10/2008)
“a great place for family-food was excellent. Pizza crust was best weve had in charlotte. very nice place and niced people. will recommend to anyone”

Villa Antonio Italian Ristorante

 1 star(s)  (06/17/2008)
“The Worst in Charlotte! Don't waste your time and more especially your money at Villa Antonio! I've had some bad meals in Charlotte and this place is the worst. The food was dreadful. The "cook" at this place knows only one seasoning and its salt. We went with friends from overseas and we were very ... ”

Ciro's Italian Restaurant

 5 star(s)  (05/22/2008)
“Awesome Food AWESOME ACCORDIAN PLAYER”

Ciro's Italian Restaurant

 4 star(s)  (03/12/2008)
“In the vast sea of chain restaurants the University area has to offer, I found this quaint little family owned restaurant. Everything delicious and made from scratch. Friendly and helpful servers, and a very accomadating kitchen staff. An enjoyable all around experience.”

Anzi Pizza & Pasta

 1 star(s)  (11/20/2007)
“Rude rude and more rude greasy cups counter help acts 15 and owner doesn't seem to care what happened the worst ever. Never Again”

Frankies Italian Grille

 4 star(s)  (11/15/2007)
“Our party of three all had Italian. Everything was excellent, from the service to best Italian food with Sinatra in background to a quite ambience. Best we've had since moving to Charlotte area from NY. Also enjoyed a very good white wine, Avondale (S. Africa) which was recomended by our server, Li... ”

Frankies Italian Grille

 1 star(s)  (07/30/2007)
“The food is average Italian at best, which I can live with. THE PROBLEM is the lack of quality service and the lack of caring and resoect that they gave us as customers. The server had almost NO knowledge of the wines and lacked professional behavior. Overall this was the WORST dining exp we ever en... ”

Frankies Italian Grille

 5 star(s)  (11/23/2006)
“The ambience of the restaurant is amazing! So romantic! Classic Sinatra and friends playing in the background! Perfect first date or special occasion place! The portions are huge and taste wonderful! Excellent Itailian wine selection and don't forget the lemoncello! Definitley a place to visit... ”

Frankies Italian Grille

 5 star(s)  (10/03/2005)
“Excellent.”

Frankies Italian Grille

   (04/27/2004)
“Total delight. Service is excellent as is the food. Wonderful wine selection completes the experience of dining here. Romantic dinner for two or festive dinner for a large group, Frankies serves both.”

Frankies Italian Grille

 5 star(s)  (11/17/2003)
“my overall experiance at Frankies was fantastic and I look forward to returning asap”

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