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Villa Tronco Italian Restaurant

1213 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-2815
+1 803-256-7677
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1213 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-2815
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

First, our server Minnie was phenomenal! Second—and it’s unfair to be a second—the food is as close to the Italian grew up on in Illinois as I have yet to find! The Veal Parmigiana was fantastic! The portion was perfect. You don’t was a to-go...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Just what you want when going to a restaurant. 5 stars for the place, music, environment, service and of course the food. 100% recomendad

Thank Gaby A
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I've been to Villa Tronca numerous times and have never been disappointed. My last visit was no different. I had shrimp and scallops in pesto sauce and it was exceptional. All my friends had really good meals too. Service was excellent. Great time was had...More

Thank MaryLou B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Our primary reason for dining at Villa Tronco last Thursday was to enjoy the jazz-and-standards musical offerings of guitarist Jerry Sims, clarinetist/saxophonist Doug Graham and vocalist Kristi Hood. The music was exceptionally good. As for the food and service, well, they weren’t up to the...More

Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I must first say I grew up in New York City and lived in New Jersey and have eaten many Italian meals at restaurants and pizza parlors and was expecting the same quality here but unfortunately that did not happen. We had an appetizer -...More

Thank VivianC972015
Reviewed 25 July 2017

On Friday evening last week (7/21) we discovered Villa Tronco on Blanding St. in Columbia SC. It was a good evening with fine wine, a good mixed drink and good main course. I choose the Spaghetti while my wife ordered the Chicken Marsala. Both were...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We met friends here last night for one of their Broadway nights. The music and entertainment was simply delightful. Such excellent vocalists! However the food was very sub-par. Approximately one out of every 5 or 6 times we have eaten here the food was good....More

Thank Chinana
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Carmella and her staff do a wonderful job and the food is outstanding. My husband and I were celebrating our 50th anniversary and Carmela made it such a special evening for us. No wonder they have been in business for over 75 years. My favorite...More

Thank judyX1791DZ
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I really dont want to write this but have to! We had the most wonderful meal and dining experience on our last visit here last April when we were in town!!! You couldn't get in this Resturant without a reservation which we didnt have but...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Highly recommended for anyone looking for a great Italian meal, great wine, and atmosphere for the family!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-2815
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-256-7677
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