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4309 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37663-2229
423-239-0026
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good fresh Italian , small place great taste !

Raffles is a colonial heights fixture , family run with a very low staff turnover. I have eaten everything on the menu most items are great some just good . The cooks like to come up with new variations on many dishes most not on the menu so you have to ask " what's new ?" Sometimes it'sa hit... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
foodnfun2015
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Jonesborough, Tennessee
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Kalkaska, Michigan
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Recommended by a local who did not hesitate to tell me to go here. She was right. The lasagne was amazing! Although I did not order the pizza, the family at the next table said it was delicious. Deserts were huge and very good as well.

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Kingsport
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I absolutely LOVE Raffaele's! My favorite is their stuffed shells, and their baked penne. They also have a gluten free menu! I have never had anything I didn't like here. I would highly recommend if you like italian food! The staff is also very nice. Never had an issue with wrong order or food not good or service. 5 Stars... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Last night is was raining hard, one of those nights you want to stay in but we went to our favorite pizza place Raffaele's to have our plain pizza. To our disappointment the pizza was not good. Usually the whole pizza is gone before we leave, but half was left uneaten because it did not taste good. Any place can... More 

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Jonesborough, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Raffles is a colonial heights fixture , family run with a very low staff turnover. I have eaten everything on the menu most items are great some just good . The cooks like to come up with new variations on many dishes most not on the menu so you have to ask " what's new ?" Sometimes it'sa hit with... More 

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Johnson City, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We had heard about this place having the best spaghetti and thought we would try it. It was not a restaurant I would go out of my way to visit again. The calzones were doughy and the fillings were cold. Very bland. We have had better calzones at the Crazy Tomato across the street. Maybe it used to be good... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I have eaten here so many times I couldn't remember each visit, but do know that every time has been great. Have eaten almost everything on the menu. The staff is always great. Have taken business associates, and out of town family and they always want to go back when they come in town. Take out is always good and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Raffaele's is a favorite for my family and friends. The variety of pizza, pasta dishes, salads and sandwiches, makes it easy for everyone to order the perfect choice. Recently, I found I cannot have gluten, and Raffaele's also has gluten free pizza, pasta and rolls, etc. The taste of the food is always amazing (especially the gluten free options), and... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We make it a date night (my wife & I) usually every Friday night. Their Pizza, deserts are the best.

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Kingsport, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Over all good place to eat for a quick meal for locals. I would rate the food as good to average but still would recommend for locals. If i didn't live in colonial heights, i probably wouldn't drive to eat there over its competitors. Overall is a good place. Just try to avoid the server with the blonde hair (a... More 

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The family that runs Raffael's has three restaurants in Kingsport. Giuseppe's is more of a full service restaurant than Raffael's, and Italian Village is a pizza place at the mall. But, Raffael's still has a good menu. Their food beats any of the chain Italian restaurants hands down. I particularly like their pizza for their great crust and sauce.

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Additional Information about Raffaele's

Address: 4309 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37663-2229
Phone Number: 423-239-0026
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4309 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, TN 37663-2229
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: 423-239-0026

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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