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Ynot Italian

5257 Providence Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-4201
+1 757-474-6000
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5257 Providence Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-4201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Y Not Kempsville has by far the best lasagna in town and today was a great deal there because it was National Lasagna Day and it was half price. We love all their salads also but the lasagna is just the best!

Thank brenda k
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the lasagna love! We are pretty partial to it, too! Yum! We really appreciate the great review and the hearty recommendation to everyone! Looking forward to seeing you again, soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A special Italian restaurant for a moderate budget is just your ticket here at YNOT (TONY spelled backwards for its owner). We ordered lasagna and eggplant parmesan and each was enough to feed two. The entrees included salads and bread plus we added garlic knots....More

1  Thank louise225
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic review! Thank you so much! We really appreciate you for sharing so much information and for all of your compliments and you hearty recommendation! We look forward to seeing you and your husband again soon!

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious and the service was awesome!! I have ate Philly cheese steaks everywhere I've traveled and nothing compares to our local Italian restaurant, but I can honestly say this was the best cheese steak I have ever eaten. And that's saying a...More

Thank Beth H
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Beth, rocking the superlatives! Better than you local favorite spot's Philly!? High praise, indeed! Thank you SO much! This kind of compliement means the world to us and we can't thank you enough!

Reviewed 23 February 2018

I came here for another geocaching meet and greet. Apparently they didn't allocate enough space for us as we spilled out of the room and in some cases blocked the servers. Now, I admit we tend to wander a bit, but the wait staff seemed...More

Thank GrandpaGene
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Please pardon the tardy reply, but we wanted to let you know that we really appreciate the constructive feedback and that we love the Geochaching group! You guys are so much fun! We promise to stay on top of our game (for you guys and...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We have been going to YNot Pizza for 20+ years and have never been dissatisfied! Eat in, take out, going as a family, meeting friends and family there—-you r never dissappointed! Favs are chopped salad, pizza (of course) Stromboli! Servers are great, friendly and helpful!...More

Thank Rusnaktravelcrew
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

The TravelCrew has spoken! Thanks so much for the amazing review! We really appreciate all of the compliments and recommendations! Looking forward to seeing you again soon! We are so grateful to have longtime superfans like you!

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I eat at Ynot Pizza fairly regularly. On this visit I ordered pizza to take home to share with my family. It was delicious especiously the Eggplant Parmesan Pizza. The servings are always generous and really good. This is a family friendly restaurant so bring...More

Thank joannelF5747TB
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

What a fantastic, heartfelt review and enthusiastic recommendation! We are so fortunate to have great customers like you! Thanks for dining with us regularly and for this amazing, five-star review! Looking forward to seeing you and your grandkids around here again real soon!

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Maybe because it was busy. Ordered lasagna because it was good last time I was there. It was lunch time and took much longer than should have been to get food to our booth. Seems like some bread would have helped stem the hunger pains....More

Thank Golfer-VB
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience. We are so sorry to have left you feeling so disappointed. Lasagna should be a treat, not a torturous wait. You may have been right, it may have been busy, but whatever the reason may have been, it should not...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Uugh...only went because closer to my home and did not feel like driving to my fav which I cannot mention. Ordered cheese and sausage. Sausage was sliced like pepperoni. Really skimpy and blah. A plain cheese pizza would have been better. Spouse had chicken rustica...More

Thank SPGal
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

What an upsetting experience you had. We are sorry to give you such a bland and disappointing first impression. All of our family recipes are prepared fresh daily, and while many are mild by design, others provide more dramatic flavors, like our new Stuffed Rigatoni...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to stop in for a small bite to eat. Everyone was so nice and the service was quick. Pizza was yummy and the price was not crazy. Worth a visit.

Thank Michael M
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Can I leave 10 stars?! But really, you won't be disappointed coming to Ynot Kempsville. My husband and I have been coming here quite a bit since moving to the area and typically always get Matt ( he's really tall). Let me tell you about...More

Thank Garvey1223
Ynot I, Owner at Ynot Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you so much for the big compliments and the five-star review! We are proud of our Gluten-Free options and we appreciate you helping spread the word about them! See you again very soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Television, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5257 Providence Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-4201 (Formerly Y Not Pizza)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-474-6000
  • E-mail
Ynot Italian - The Family Favorite. Serving the best Italian cuisine, pizza, desserts, craft beer & cocktails in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake & Norfolk, Va. Ynot Italian is the leader in authentic, hand-crafted pizza and Italian cuisine. At Ynot Italian, the secret to our success is rooted in our tried-and-tested family recipes, passed down for generations of DiSilvestros–dating back to our homeland in Loreto, Italy. We can still remember our Grandfather preparing the very dishes you will find on our menu! Ynot Italian has been providing Hampton Roads with the Best Pizza and Italian Food for over 20 years.
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