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Avellino

502 Main Street, Sturbridge, MA
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Ranked #3 of 45 Restaurants in Sturbridge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Route 20
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English first
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The dishes i had the last few times i came here were delicious. Their burrata is to die for , its so creamy and delicious. The Gnocchi Bolognese was amazing as well and i can't wait to go back. I'm a foodie for sure because overall if food is delicious i want to go back somewhere. I enjoy a nice... More

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Niskayuna, New York, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The atmosphere and food wee incredible. The antipasti was delicious as was the bread and oil for dipping. The Pasta Carbonara was outstanding...al dente buccatini, and crispy pancetta bites made the flavor oustanding, But best of all, for those who must eat Gluten Free, they truly "get it"! My wife is gluen intolerant and her pasta with bolognese sauce was... More

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Brookfield, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

After a great experience with the regular dinner menu on a previous visit we decided to give the Sunday buffet a try. We started off with a selection of two salads, a garden salad and mixed greens with fresh croutons accompanied by two tasty salad dressings.The piping hot entrees were meatballs and Italian sausage in homemade tomato sauce, stuffed shells,... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Ate dinner last spring here with friends we were visiting, and one of us ordered shrimp scampi, which arrived in the condition looking like what we thought was uncooked. He sent it back **twice, and it still wasn't white (as cooked shrimp *should* be). He ate it and ended up getting very sick back at the hotel. (The rest of... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Way better than I assumed it would be just because we were out in Sturbridge Village for the day and it was either Avellino's or the BBQ place near there. Very good food and portions, worth the money you spent, courteous service, and better Italian than I'd had on the North End (Boston) on occasion. Can't ask for much more... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I hosted a business dinner here for six and we all left very happy. From wine to shared appetizers to dinners and desserts, everything we tried was delicious. Nice ambiance and great service. Our entire group of out-of-towners opted to eat here again for our next meeting in a few months rather than try a different restaurant in town.

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Sturbridge
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67 reviews 67 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We went for the Italian Buffet night tonight it's on Wednesday and Sundays. We didn't have a reservation so we waiting 45 mins, we kept looking into the dining room and there were 2 tables that needed to be cleared off. I went up to the hostess and said something and they cleared a table for us. We should have... More

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southern VA, USA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is my second visit to the newly opened Avellino Restaurant and both times have be an excellent experience. (The restaurant was previously the Whistling Swan and I was hoping the experience would equal that restaurant.....it did!) The wait staff is incredible, as are the greeters and bar staff. I ordered a Carbonara pasta dish with scallops after being assured... More

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Top Contributor
347 reviews 347 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Went for dinner. This is in the lod whistleing swan with new owners and chef. Sicily inspired dishes that were crazy good. I had the scollops and risotto. I usually am not impressed with risotto but this was the best ive had so prefect and xele atly seasoned and buttery. Texture firm but cooked right scollops outstanding. Squod dish with... More

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Fiskdale, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We had an amazing birthday celebration here. Chef Rico, Dakota and the staff made sure that every detail was perfect. Our server was excellent. He was always available when needed but never intrusive. The food was to-die-for! The menu was inventive, easily overcoming the challenges of accommodating the gluten free and vegetarian requirements of two people in our party. There... More

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