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La Dolce Vita Pizzeria

143 Charlotte Ave, Ste 102, Sanford, NC 27330-4536
919-777-5277
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Ranked #10 of 114 Restaurants in Sanford
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza
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  • English first
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English first
North Carolina
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Had a great lunch. The space is open and sunny in a historic bank building. Our server was tops - even gave us samples of the soups to help choose. My soup and half-sandwich was a generous portion and delicious. Focaccia bread is addictive!

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Sanford, North Carolina, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Our hometown residence groan about not having nice places to eat, then go out of town instead of supporting the few nice local places we do have. La Dolce Vita is one of those places Sanford should embrace.

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Wilmington, NC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great food and service but bundle up in the winter especially if you are seated by the windows. Realize they cannot do anything to help as the building is on the historic registry. The food makes up for the chills.

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Denver, Colorado
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66 reviews 66 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We were so glad we stopped here while driving through Sanford. The Artichoke dip was such a great start to our meal and the pizza was sooooo good. We ate the whole Pizza! Love the old building and the bank vault/wine cellar.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The wait staff was friendly and accommodating, albeit a little slow to seat us and ring us up. The food was good and very reasonably priced. I recommend sitting on the back patio on nice days.

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Sanford, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

La Dolce is my all time favorite place to eat! Staff is friendly~salad's are unique~pizza is full of flavor. Sandwiches are very unique!!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My favorite place to get bacon pizza. Staff is always friendly. Love it!!! The restaurant is very clean.

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Elizabethtown, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This restaurant has a very limited menu. No where near authentic Italian. It's your basic Sysco frozen food, microwaved and canned sauce poured on top. Not homemade anything. I had a few bites of the calzone and I'd say that was probably the best thing on the menu. The service was just okay. We ate and wanted dessert after. Our... More 

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Maryland, USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My friend and I stopped here late one evening after watching the US Open in Pinehurst. They had stopped serving but would take a carryout order. We ordered a Marguerita pizza and ate it outside by our parked car. There was a bench we could sit on. The crust was perfect, thin and crispy(not burnt) and with just enough herbs... More 

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Sanford, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The best environment and quaint little joint in town! I've eaten here for years. The thai chicken pizza is awesome. I love the peanut sauce. The desserts are great. The turtle cheesecake is great!

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Additional Information about La Dolce Vita Pizzeria

Address: 143 Charlotte Ave, Ste 102, Sanford, NC 27330-4536
Phone Number: 919-777-5277
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sanford
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Pizza

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