Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Asheville, according to Tripadvisor

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August 8, 2022
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Highest-rated Italian restaurants in Asheville, according to Tripadvisor

The development of Italian cuisine mirrors the country’s rich political and geographic diversity. Mediterranean influences bring fish and olives into culinary creations, carefully handcrafted ziti, cavatelli, and other types of pasta hail from southern Italy, and exquisite desserts such as tiramisu find origins in the north—combining for a tasty eating experience renowned for its ability to bring people together.

With more than 90,000 establishments offering Italian-style dishes here in America, there are endless options to consider when craving the flavorful, savory tastes of “The Boot.” Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated Italian restaurants in Asheville on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Click through these slides to see if your favorite trattoria made the list.

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#22. Acropolis Pizza Cafe

- Rating: 3.5 / 5 (13 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: not available
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Pizza
- Price: not available
- Address: 800 Brevard Rd Suite 665, Asheville Outlet Mall, Asheville, NC 28806-2251
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#21. Black Bear Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (67 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, Italian
- Price: $
- Address: 3094 Sweeten Creek Rd, Asheville, NC 28803-2114
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#20. Bellagio Bistro

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (124 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Greek
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 133 Weaverville Rd Ste 5, Asheville, NC 28804-1288
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#19. Del Vecchios

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (68 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 333 Merrimon Ave., Asheville, NC 28801
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#18. 828 Family Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (102 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1854 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803-2494
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#17. Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (251 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 30 Town Square Blvd Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28803-5066
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#16. Pomodoros Cafe - South Asheville

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (182 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 75 Long Shoals Rd, Asheville, NC 28803
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#15. Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian South Asheville

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (140 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1981 Hendersonville Rd, Asheville, NC 28803
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#14. Olive Garden Italian Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (224 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 121 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805
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#13. Manicomio Pizza & Food

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (119 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Italian
- Price: $
- Address: 27 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3603
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#12. Fresh Wood Fired Pizza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (140 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 342 Depot St, Asheville, NC 28801-4311
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#11. 828 Family Pizzeria

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (158 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 946 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-2360
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#10. Carrabba's Italian Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (294 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 10 Buckstone Pl, Asheville, NC 28805-1808
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#9. All Souls Pizza

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (253 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 175 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3207
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#8. Piazza Wood Fired Oven

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (184 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 4 Olde Eastwood Village Blvd Ste 301, Asheville, NC 28803-1696
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#7. Pomodoros Greek & Italian East

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (403 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1070 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-2014
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#6. Apollo Flame Bistro - Hendersonville road, ASheville, NC

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (294 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 485 Hendersonville Rd Forest Edge Shopping Center Exit 50 off I-40. Biltmore Estate EXIT, Asheville, NC 28803-2765
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#5. Modesto Trattoria

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (618 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1 Page Ave Ste 138 The Historic Grove Arcade, Asheville, NC 28801-2393
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#4. Cucina 24

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (690 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Pizza, Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 24 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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#3. Strada Italiano

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (902 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 27 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2923
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#2. Apollo Flame Bistro - Brevard

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (546 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1025 Brevard Rd Centre at Biltmore Square, Asheville, NC 28806-8562
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#1. Vinnie's Neighborhood Italian

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,993 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 641 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804-3541
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