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Violino Ristorante Italiano

181 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601-4717
+1 540-667-8006
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
181 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601-4717
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good was great food was delivered to our room very fast and received it hot as if right out of my own kitchen

Thank gangmurr8
Riccardo S, Owner at Violino Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review, but I think you are mistaken with the restaurant. We do not deliver or do room service. Thanks again and we are happy that you enjoyed your meal.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I have been to Violino's before, I had not rated Violino's on TripAdvisor. However, my 26th Anniversary dinner there was so good, so delightful, I had to take a moment to post a review. The food, as always, was delicious, made fresh by the...More

Thank Marie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dined at Violino's last Friday night. The experience transported us to Italy. We had an amazing meal, delicious wine, wonderful service, and a night we won't forget. I had the ravioli special. The moscato wine was so good that we bought...More

Thank MtnTravelers611
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch on their sidewalk patio on a beautiful day. We enjoyed people watching on WInchester's old town pedestrian mall. The service was prompt and helpful and the food excellent. They bring out focaccia and breadsticks which were amazing. We had the portobello mushroom...More

Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We returned recently for the celebration of our 35 wedding anniversary and we're not disappointed. It's a bit of a drive from where we live but worth it. We ordered the waiters' recommended wine and loved it. We started with a 5-meat appetizer special with...More

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove out to Winchester for a anniversary wine tasting weekend and ate at Violino on our first night in town. They made it an incredibly special evening. The staff was so friendly and welcoming. There was a violinist playing beautiful music. The owners are...More

Thank Kristen V
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We dined here the other evening to celebrate our special day, and I was reminded again of why this is my favorite restaurant in Winchester. The ambience is lovely, the service top notch, and the food beyond amazing. The complimentary appetizer and bubbly were such...More

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Spending a night in Winchester & found this restaurant with great reviews so we decided to try it. It was 7:00pm & maybe two couples in the restaurant that I could see. The hostess asked if we had reservations & we said no. She INFORMED...More

Thank Sheila H
Riccardo S, Owner at Violino Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Why don't you tell the "whole story" when you write a review? Making assumptions is rude and ignorant. I spoke to the front of the house manager "my sister" and she remembers you very well. It is true that there were tables open when you...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Located in the pedestrians mall area of downtown Winchester, the small Italian restaurant was cute, service was good but our meals were just ok. Not what we were to,d by our inn keeper.

Thank Lisa B
Riccardo S, Owner at Violino Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

What were you told by your inn keeper? What did you have to eat? Why was your meal just "OK"? All things everyone should know so that they are well infromed and I can give a proper response. Grazie!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Do not miss this! The food is very traditional Italian, in a pretty and lovely restaurant! The staff is well informed, the service is impeccable! The food is excellent! The portions are reasonable, the selections are inventive. When you are served, it is beauty on...More

Thank HB1008
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
I can't say for certain, but they are very accommodating and I feel their is a good chance they would.
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Response from Riccardo S | Property representative |
Yes, it's Violinoristorante. com
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601-4717
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 540-667-8006
We are a small fine dining restaurant specializing in traditional and authentic Italian cuisine. All of our items are made from scratch on premises from the bread to the gelato. The interior decor is old world and eclectic with a strong opera and classical music influence. Our service is professional and attentive . We look forward to providing you with an Italian culinary experience outside of Italy. Buon Appetito
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