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Finelli's Italian Villa

1808 4th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-2318
+1 814-943-8510
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1808 4th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-2318
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the price, food and drink were great, as we expected. Staff worked with me and my onion allergy, which is tough in an Italian restaurant. Chatted with the owner after the meal. Friendly place.

Thank Jesse J M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and dessert was tremendous. The staff was extremely hospitable and talking with Frank added a wonderful Italian touch to the evening! This is an absolute must try!

Thank sugar31686
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Finelli’s never disappoints. Frank and family do an amazing job. The Caesar salad is one of the best ever... the colossal crab is outstanding...chicken Oscar was delicious. Mrs Finellis homemade deserts are wonderful. And the service is excellent. Finelli’s Italian Villa is a must when...More

Thank frippis99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As usual we left Finelli's completely satisfied. The service was spectacular! The food was amazing. Mrs Finelli's desserts are amazing. If you are traveling through Altoona, Finelli's Italian Villa is the the place to dine.

Thank Heather G
Reviewed May 15, 2018

The good news first: the main course, veal saltimbocca was very good. But everything else about the meal was ordinary. Their pasta is not homemade and their sauce for the gnocchi we had was unremarkable. Our main complaint though was the wine list. We first...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

What comes to mind when you think of a hidden gem restaurant? Let me tell you why that hidden gem is Finelli’s in my opinion... When you step inside Finelli’s Italian Villa, you can’t help but feel at home and very welcomed. Let me start...More

Thank KikiC1975E
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic!! My favorite spot and once again they didn’t disappoint! The specialty dinners are excellent, the service is beyond compare and the deserts (below) are to die for!

1  Thank Davejr9521
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Finelli's is truly my all time favorite restaurant. They have an extensive menu that ranges from Italian pasta's to mouth watering seafood, veal, chicken, and beef dishes. My personal favorites are the Italian pastas and the veal oscar. The crab cakes are also truly delicious,...More

1  Thank Mary Ann W
Reviewed May 7, 2018

We were going to the theater in downtown Altoona musical show and needed to have dinner before. Called for reservation had dinner at 5:30 great choices they even had a smaller menue for smaller appetites. we had great food and service had a great night...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed May 7, 2018

There were 10 couples that decided to go back to restaurant and enjoy each others company and have a great meal. We did and the service and meal were excellent. Every thing came out for dinner and it was outstanding. Go by yourself and as...More

Thank Larrysavino
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February 14, 2017|
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Response from kymaestro | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are super accommodating to any dietetic need
February 27, 2016|
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Response from Larrysavino | Reviewed this property |
They have some meals that are glutton free you can call and ask which ones they are
February 4, 2015|
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Response from AltoonaFoodJunkie | Property representative |
Dress is casual and were we voted most to romantic place for a date by the Altoona Mirror Hometown favorites!!!! Weekends reservations suggested
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $28
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1808 4th Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-2318
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-943-8510
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