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Dolce Vita Trattoria Italiana

323 E Broad St, Athens, GA 30601-2818
+1 706-353-3911
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“cannoli” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
323 E Broad St, Athens, GA 30601-2818
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I left after consuming the worst salad ever. Wilted greens and Ceasar dressing I think was spoiled. Needless to say, didn't order entree! Might be typical college eatery.

Thank Bulldawgbark
Shawn K, Manager at Dolce Vita Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry you did not enjoy your salad. Thank you for the feedback. I wish we could have fixed it while you were at the restaurant.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit in a year or so and regret we waited so long to return. The server was excellent and the good was superb, particularly the special. The meatballs were some of the best I have ever had. For dessert get the...More

Thank tacitusone
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

I ended up with a last-minute need for a dinner reservation for a large group and Dolce Vita came through. The restaurant has a very nice atmosphere, very cozy and intimate and not noisy at all. Our service was excellent. This is not the kind...More

1  Thank Scott M
Reviewed 21 January 2018

My husband and I went last Thursday night. We had checked the menu on line first, since I am allergic to wheat and dairy. There were several thing I could eat. Got to the restaurant and the menu was completely different. The only entree I...More

1  Thank johnbN3679UJ
Reviewed 22 December 2017

With another couple, my wife and I visited this restaurant a few weeks ago. It's a very pleasant atmosphere and the service is fine. The food, though, is just ok. I had the risotto which was just too much of one thing; it wasn't at...More

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Y'all. Please staff more than one server on any given night. Although he only had about 5 tables (all at different points in their meal), the service was probably one of the worst I've ever had. It took forever to get waters to begin with....More

2  Thank beejalp
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We visited this restaurant for dinner to celebrate our wedding anniversary. In the past, we have loved our meals and experience and were looking forward to the same. However, it was evident from the start this was not the same restaurant we have visited before....More

1  Thank Bulldog82
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I rarely find a good restaurant in Athens. When I do, the next year it is gone or the quality has slipped. The town doesn't seem to support that kind of dining, but instead quick, cheap eats. So we were happy to find some pretty...More

1  Thank DonCapeMayBeach
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Visited Athens, Ga. on a lark and when it got to be around 5PM we looked for a place to eat. It was a Sunday evening and some places that looked good were closed. The menu at this place looked good so we opted to...More

Thank charles l
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is about the best authentic northern Italian food you can get in Athens. The atmosphere is great (especially if you get a table overlooking Broad Street) and the wine selection is world class. I went here with a business associate and friend Federico from...More

Thank mobiusfraser
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 E Broad St, Athens, GA 30601-2818 (Formerly La Dolce Vita)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-353-3911
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