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Poppy Hill Tuscan Kitchen

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1000 Charles St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3830
540-373-2035
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Good for:
Romance
Special occasions
Breakfast/Brunch
Dinner
Reservations

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food and very friendly

Had a nice meal with a group of friends at Poppy Hill over President's Day weekend. We were personally greeted by the owner which was a nice touch. You can tell a lot about an Italian restaurant by the quality of the olive oil on the table and theirs was very good. Highlight of the meal was their... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
up2late
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Virginia
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Virginia
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Had a nice meal with a group of friends at Poppy Hill over President's Day weekend. We were personally greeted by the owner which was a nice touch. You can tell a lot about an Italian restaurant by the quality of the olive oil on the table and theirs was very good. Highlight of the meal was their tomato basil... More 

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Haddonfield
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67 reviews 67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The meals are good, my favorite is the pasta and meatballs. This is not the place to have date night....it's in a basement, the staff is just ok and the owner talks to you all night.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I have been a long time fan of Poppy Hill. Love the food and the staff is always very accommodating for my gluten free needs.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Skip this place. I can't believe places like this exist. A restaurant in a basement no windows. I was waiting to see an overhead pipe burst.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Unfortunately we didn't have a good experience on Saturday evening during restaurant week. We were squeezed into our table, our $20.15 meals were not what we expected either. I got the duck ragu, which was two small pieces of duck on a bed of pasta that appeared and tasted like it had sat out (dry and yucky). My companion had... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Boyfriend made reservations for us and we had a really nice evening. Food was great and the portions were large. We had a tomato/mozz appetizer with the BIGGEST tomatoes I have ever seen in my life. We went in the summer, later in the evening and sat outside. We were very surprised to find the restaurant itself is in a... More 

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Spotsylvania, Virginia
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196 reviews 196 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Love the name...Great service...friendly owner who stopped by all of the tables...Nice waitstaff but the rather expensive food was just not up to snuff. The goat cheese appetizer was quite good but the main entrees were nothing special. Veal parmesan tasted very good but the pasta it was sitting on and the over abundance of tasteless tomato sauce was a... More 

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Fredericksburg VA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We just had dinner at this resto. We like coming back here because the food is great! But I hope your service is not going downhill...We'd like to keep good restaurants in the city..

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Rocky Mount, NC
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My wife and I had dinner here last Saturday night, we were walking around and saw the sign for their specials. Their Veal Saltimbocca caught my eye, especially since it came with gnocchi. We took a table outside and ordered. The Veal Saltimbocca was great! The only downside was that they were out of gnocchi so I had to settle... More 

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Southwest Harbor, Maine
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We like coming here and decided to have a couple of appetizers which was a very interesting mushroom galette dish in a lovely crust and the other one was a goat cheese bruschetta served with crusted toast ! Both were very good and their house Chianti was also quite nice! Chianti

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1000 Charles St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3830
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: 540-373-2035

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?