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22 W Pomfret St, Carlisle, PA 17013-3216
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Ranked #16 of 126 restaurants in Carlisle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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65 reviews from our community

68% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
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English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and we loved the location and atmosphere! The Lemoncello martini was wonderful, follow by a special appetizer, "Stuffed zucchini flowers." The salad choices were unique and delicious. Our server was friendly and seemed genuinely interested in meeting our needs. We would definitely visit again!

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Marietta, Georgia
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My husband and I found this lovely place traveling through Carlisle about the same time last year and loved it. When we arrived in Carlisle on the evening of 7/8, there had been a nasty thunderstorm that had knocked out the power in part of town. We could not check into our hotel because it had no power. We called... More

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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89 reviews 89 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We selected items on the menu that we thought would be no fail. We've been traveling by car & were looking for a great dining experience. We were disappointed & have to call this strictly average with the potential for improvement. It is in a quaint location in downtown historic Carlisle. Parking can be a challenge but there is a... More

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Milton, Georgia
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298 reviews 298 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
540 helpful votes 540 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Useful information: 1) On Pomfret Street in the heart of Carlisle; 2) it is no longer a BYOB place but they have a decent wine list; 3) parking is on the street, at meters, or in a nearby garage. This restaurant was a mixed experience for me. The food was very good. My appetizer and baked eggplant were top notch.... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Wonderful high-end Italian food served on the first floor of a Civil-War-era house. Bar is tiny, but somehow made more fun to wait at by its small size. Highly recommended for a special night out, either with your partner or a small group of good friends.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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97 reviews 97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Wanted to eat out on short notice with our kids (8/13) who generally like Italian food, wife and I haven't been here in years, it was not busy and we sat inside at a small table, the server was training a new person, calamari appetizer was perfectly cooked but under seasoned - needed salt and the attendant sauce was very... More

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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221 reviews 221 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Service was top notch. Drinks before dinner were great. Calamari was good. Desserts and coffees were delish. The main couse was a little let down. I had the veal and it just was not very tasty. Everything else was great.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I love this place - everything about it is wonderful: the atmosphere is delightful - prettily set tables, an enclosed patio with large windows overlooking a little garden, hanging individual lighting for the tables create a really nice atmosphere, the bar is super cute too and what a shade of red! The food is remarkably reasonably priced probably because the... More

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

My husband and I decided to take an adventure and go find some place that was not a chain and not anywhere we had tried before. We were going to be making a trip to Carlisle to do some shopping and looked on Trip Advisor to see what others were recommending. After some consideration we chose Piatto. What a cute... More

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Not real Italian cuisine like it pretends to serve, bad quality food and way to expensive for what it is. My husband and I had the Salumi to start with, nothing wrong with the cold cuts, but the "today's loca greens" were obviously not from today since the salad had gone bad and contained slimy pieces. After we had the... More

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Ross M, Owner at Piatto, responded to this review

Thanks very much for telling us of your experience at Piatto. I'm sorry we did not live up to your expectations. I would like to make a few clarifications concerning your comments. First, we are serving traditional, authentic Italian cuisine - you would actually find each and every one of our dishes on menus throughout Italy. The slime you spoke... More

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