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Ristorante Renato

422 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5834
+1 540-371-8228
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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422 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5834
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Never a bad meal, service is attentive. Have eaten and celebrated here for decades never disappointed

Thank richlee1975
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch time found us downtown looking for Italian. This was our first visit, and the decor is authentic Italian.The service in the restaurant was excellent yet not intrusive.The food was good to above average.

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went early evening on a Wednesday. The calamari was well cooked, but ever so slightly salty. The marinara was terrific. I had the veal chop. It was perfection on a plate. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great salad but very small. Chicken parm.just so so and portion small. Wife loved her eggplant. Dread decor. Not horrible but you can do better.

Thank RoyM1336
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I had dinner with a small group (7) of fellow professionals and very much enjoyed the experience. We had a small room and receive very good service. The servers were very alert to keeping drinks refilled and removing used dishes promptly. Often that does not...More

Thank vtcc64
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Great atmosphere and waiters. I had the shrimp salad and others in my family had ravioli. The restaurant was very busy that night yet wait staff seemed to be on top of the needs of the crowd....good work on that end. But then we ordered...More

Thank foodude2017
Reviewed 11 March 2017

In the heart of downtown, this Italian restaurant had homemade pasta at reasonable prices. Good service, nice atmosphere, definitely a locals place. Large portions!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The restaurant is a delightful place, and we enjoyed both the food and the service. One of us ordered off the menu, and one of us ordered one of the specials, and we were both pleased with the presentation and taste of the Italian food.

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Went to dinner with friend on a Friday night and had a great time. The crab and avocado appetizer was excellent. Finished with the Cafe Diablo coffee and it was worth the cost of $12 each. Excellent! Made in front of you and the light...More

Thank staziz2016
Reviewed 30 January 2017

WOW this place was not good at all....way to cramped inside, service was way to slow, and the food was way below average. It appears it is an institution and the same people return but it was a hot mess. We didn't order drinks so...More

Thank foodpig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5834
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-371-8228
  • E-mail