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Villella's Ristorante

795 Rainbow Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1313
+1 716-284-9778
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (37 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
795 Rainbow Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1313
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Run by Mark and Anthony. One is the strong silent type running the kitchen, never heard him utter a word but he cooks mazing food and also buses tables. The other is front of house whirling like a dervish as he takes orders, gets drinks,serves...More

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny restaurant with maybe 6 or 7 tables and every table was filled. We were lucky to get a table that had just opened. It was delicious! I had the eggplant parm and my husband had chicken parm. The only thing that...More

Thank Trish W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We are always looking for "non-chain" restaurants when we travel. This was one of the few we found on the US side. It is VERY small, only about 8 tables. We were there on a Saturday night fairly early so there was no wait. By...More

Thank bythelake2007
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Relaxing, cozy. Intimate dining. Excellent food. Highly recommend. Service was good as well. Salad was delicious.

Thank Maureen L
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Everything in Villellas was great, service, atmosphere, food. I choose spaghetti with sea food, for my entrée which I highly recommend with side salad. Also tried fried calamari as an 1st course and I have to say they are way better than in most places...More

Thank gram_of_traveler
Reviewed 27 September 2017

It was next door to our hotel. Lasagna was excellent as was the chicken penne. Two of us had the spaghetti. All were very good.

Thank Rosemary83
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Was expecting so much from all the reviews and was disappointed. I had lobster ravioli with shrimp. It was pretty tasteless, if the pasta is really homemade it's not made well. Couldn't even taste the lobster, glad I only got 2 ravioli and 4 shrimp...More

1  Thank Aida L
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Upon walking up, the thought entered my mind to turn around and go elsewhere. We were not even sure we were in the right place and this was a public restaurant. It is in a small motel/apartment/something across from an indoor pool for tenants/guests/people. Really...More

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Needed a place to stop after visiting Niagara Falls, and this was the closest Italian restaurant we found. Didn't expect much when we saw it was a motel restaurant - and a small one at that. We were greeted by a very pleasant waiter and...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very small restaurant similar to many restaurants you find in Italy. I decided to go to the restaurant based on the great reviews and the pictures which showed some of the dishes as being authentic in Italian preparation. I had the lobster ravioli with shrimp...More

Thank Daniel E
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angelo m
22 November 2016|
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Response from Barbara327 | Reviewed this property |
We are not professional food critics, but I stand by my very pleasant dining experience at Villela's.
26 February 2016|
Response from filippovillella | Property representative |
Thank you for asking , and yes we have sauce with meat but also without, look forward to see you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Rainbow Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1313
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-284-9778
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Open for lunch & dinner. Casual Italian restaurant featuring home made specials. Located inside the Super 8 on the corner of Rainbow & John Daly Boulevards.
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