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1417 S Danville, Abilene, TX
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Description: Pleasant Atmosphere and reasonable prices

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  • 30
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  • 17
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Italian food.

We went for lunch and found the service very prompt and readily accepting of special requests. The food was better than many places we've been. The portions were large enough to serve us for another meal. This was a welcome change from the chain restaurants!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We went for lunch and found the service very prompt and readily accepting of special requests. The food was better than many places we've been. The portions were large enough to serve us for another meal. This was a welcome change from the chain restaurants!

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Abilene, TX
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Authentic Italian food, the staff is very attentive and friendly. If you are looking for true Italian, this is it.

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Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

When our state contract was ending in this city, an appropriate dinner to celebrate needed a special place: Little Italy. Their homemade bread is to die for, and their pasta dishes more than any giant could eat at one time. The best part of Little Italy is the atmosphere. Several large tables among smaller ones tell you right away it's... More 

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kerrville
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254 reviews 254 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Olive Garden had a 35 min wait & boy was I glad. The bread & oil was amazing. We all had veal dishes wish were large enough to have split

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Abilene, TX
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

OK, I'm biased, grew up in NY in a Sicilian neighborhood. However, the wait staff was so concerned about getting water to new guests who waited too long for a table they had to be reminded 4 times to let us pay to leave- the 4th time they had to be chased down and admitted they forgot. You should never... More 

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abilene, tx
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is a wonderful restaurant for a quiet dinner with friends or a romantic dinner for two in one of the private alcoves. The food is great, especially the freshly baked bread. The wait staff is friendly and very helpful. Weekend nights there is live light background music from the steel guitar. You can actually carry on a conversation without... More 

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austin, texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Driving through Texas, stopped here for a really good dinner. Classic middle America-style Italian. Very good shrimp scampi, with big fresh shrimp. Good ravioli, minestrone, bread, decent house wine. Plus they had really good live classical guitar during dinner! We will definitely stop again.

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San Antonio, Texas
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110 reviews 110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

I ate here with my family yesterday and I was extremely satisfied, not only with the food but with the wait staff as well! The restaurant is dark inside, but it is definitely a place I would like to go on a date night with my significant other soon!

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Abilene, Texas
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77 reviews 77 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Food is pretty good, not great but ok. The service lacks when crowded. Maybe it's a staffing problem or training. Give it a try when ya don't wanna fight bigger crowds at Olive Garden

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Have been going to Little Italy since they opened. Love the quiet atmosphere. You can actually have a conversation with your date or party of frients. Food is amazing. My favorite is any of the eggplant dishes. My husband loves the lasagna.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1417 S Danville, Abilene, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

Pleasant Atmosphere and reasonable prices

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