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Finelli's Italian Villa

1808 4th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-2318
+1 814-943-8510
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (22 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1808 4th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-2318
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have stopped to eat dinner twice on our way home from a driving vacation. The first time was just a pick from Garmin. The food and service were so good that the next time we were passing, we made it a point to stop...More

Thank neh555
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a step back in time to this traditional true Italian family restaurant. Quaint setting in an old home, Finelli,s offers you a taste of Italy. The food was superb. The service impeccable and the deserts are unbelievable. Sea bass was outstanding as was the...More

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Italian restaurant tucked away in central Pa. I visit Finelli's Italian Villa on a regular basis and in my opinion this restaurant is the best place to celebrate any occasion. Excellent food. Thoroughly enjoy all of the seafood options, especially any of dish topped/stuffed...More

Thank els5158
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our favorite place for Italian fine dining! Best chicken parmigiana and dessert tray ever!❤️ The Finelli's are like family! My husband loves conversations with Frank and Anthony's veal and crab dishes!!

Thank Leanne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love coming to Finelli's! It's a quiet, intimate place to have a wonderful dinner, and enjoy the company of friends. These restaurants are hard to find in our fast paced world! You can actually visit with your family and friends without having to compete...More

Thank Dianna B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Brought my best friend in for her birthday dinner and everything was beyond expectations!! Amazing service provided by our waitress Christi, and food was beyond fabulous!! Would highly recommend Finelli's when your in town! Make sure to save room for Mrs. Finelli's homemade desserts!

Thank C S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Possibly the finest restaurant in Altoona. Great service and fabulous food. Mr. and Mrs Finelli are very nice people and go out of their way to make you feel at home. The wine list is crafted to a variety of taste and budget. The wines...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We celebrated our granddaughter's graduation here. It is a "special" restaurant well suited to a special occasion. We have never had better service anywhere (and we get around) and the food was excellent.

Thank Buckeye017
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner at Finelli's. Delicious food, wine, and service. There was also amazing homemade desserts of MANY varieties!

Thank mgreulich1117
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing food great for taking that someone special out for a nice dinner. I recommend calling ahead for a table. My wife's meal linguini with clam sauce was one of the best she has had along with my chicken park. Still great reheated from our...More

Thank jfkelly1985
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15 February 2017|
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Response from kymaestro | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are super accommodating to any dietetic need
28 February 2016|
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Response from Larrysavino | Reviewed this property |
They have some meals that are glutton free you can call and ask which ones they are
4 February 2015|
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Response from AltoonaFoodJunkie | Property representative |
Dress is casual and were we voted most to romantic place for a date by the Altoona Mirror Hometown favorites!!!! Weekends reservations suggested
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1808 4th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-2318
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-943-8510
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