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Villa Italia Ristorante

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904 E 2nd St, Oil City, PA 16301-2443
814-677-1264
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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  • 9
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 6
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  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A favorite of the locals

Open 24 hours a day, every day of the year! A great place for pizza, subs, pasta, beer and wine. There are always a few soups and pies of the day on the menu too. And the milkshakes are delish!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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  • Families with children
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Franklin, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Come here often as it is close to home. Every time the meals are excellent, the service is good as well. You won't find many authentic Italian places, let alone open 24 hours. No matter the time of day the staff is ready to serve and they have a large menu to choose from. They also have a kids menu... More 

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Indio, CA
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We had just loaded a U-Haul Box to be shipped and were treating our help to lunch. This place was recommended by the person at the U-Haul place. As others have stated, the decor needs updating and the fact they only accept cash is a bummer. But the service!!!! OMG! If the waitress had smiled or said a kind word... More 

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PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Open 24 hours a day, every day of the year! A great place for pizza, subs, pasta, beer and wine. There are always a few soups and pies of the day on the menu too. And the milkshakes are delish!

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Seneca
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79 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Whenever anyone comes back to Oil City one of the stops must be, "The Villa!" Sam always has a smile and a kind word. The food is the same as it has always been, excellent!

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Franklin, Pennsylvania
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

The deluxe sub on their bread is still the best I think. The shakes and fries are good too. It is always well staffed with good service. Oil City tap water remains some of the tastiest anywhere and drinks are served in glass, not plastic. The building remains unchanged which adds to the nostalgia along with all the warmth of... More 

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Clarion, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The Villa is the place to be in Oil City. It's been around forever. It has iconic status, and that is probably why everyone who visits overlooks the mediocre service and the ever rising prices. people just expect it to be that way and roll with it... We took an out of town relative, and they were appalled... It's all... More 

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Wadsworth, Ohio
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109 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I have eaten at the Villa for years and yes, as other reviewers note the decor needs updated. It is indeed what I remember from the late '60's. The food is good but not better. Well known in the area for their subs and the dressing on them. Portions are getting smaller and you do have to pay extra for... More 

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24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Very good pizza if you like a thick crust. My favorite is the deluxe sub with tomatoes very tasty been eating them for almost 50 years

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Oil City, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Good food ! Old decor from the 70's , I think the same benches and decorations are still there. The service is always good ,the food good and a great beverage selection. Make sure you bring cold cash, No credit or debit cards welcome !

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Gendavmar
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This restaurant serves the same food year after year. The pizza is pretty good. Pasta dishes are okay. Subs are good also. Decor could use updating. One of a few places to eat in the city.

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Additional Information about Villa Italia Ristorante

Address: 904 E 2nd St, Oil City, PA 16301-2443
Phone Number: 814-677-1264
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Oil City
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Italian, American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 904 E 2nd St, Oil City, PA 16301-2443
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Oil City
  • Phone Number: 814-677-1264

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Italian, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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