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Little Napoli

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Dolores St AT 7th Ave, Carmel, CA 93922
+1 831-626-6335
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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140 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Little Napoli is a small but delicious place off the beaten path. Food and service are great. They have a nice wine list and the food is authentic and prepared with great care. Next door is their wine bar if you're looking to linger with friends over great wine. Small tip- there is only one small bathroom so "come prepared"... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I called the restaurant a week in advance to make reservations for our 5th anniversary dinner the only option was a 5:30 and 8:30 time. I chose the 5:30. The day of our reservation I called to see if a later time was available. The hostess told me that yes there was however it was a 9:30. I went... More 

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napa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious old world Italian food. sophisticated wine list! Staff was helpful and efficient . We look forward to another dinner here

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a bit more expensive than expected for the quality of the food. The atmosphere is nice though, the fire is burning, there are pictures of Italy all over. I had a soup and it was really nice, the right amount of spicy.

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Thank Denitsa H
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a wonderful lunch - garlic bread and pasta Genovese with a glas of a great local red wine❤️ And Taylor took really good care of me! I really recommend this place!

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Granite Bay, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have tried to dine here several times without a reservation. Lucky for us, we tried this time on a Tuesday instead of during the weekend and were quickly seated. The service was impeccable and friendly. The food was delicious! We ordered the garlic bread.......light and crispy and yummy.....made with a 100 year old recipe. We ordered the lobster/ crab... More 

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Dorridge, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant looked beautiful from the outside and was very popular so we thought it must be good. We had to wait 10 minutes for a table as we had not booked which was fine. we were shown to a nice table but near the exit from the kitchen so it was a bit noisy and busy with the staff... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

It's your usual Italian food featuring garlic bread, pasta, pizza, entree meat and fish, good wine list but the best part is the lively, friendly atmosphere. Service is great, ambiance is comfortable, romantic, tons of Italian & Frank Sinatra memorabilia to look at on walls.

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Thank gypsyheart23
Carmel
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Little Napoli is a classic Italian restaurant with food like your Italian grandmother made. The service is great and the wine selection is perfect. There are two small party rooms for groups of 10 if you need a special event setting. The owners are wonderful and staff very accommodating.

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Florida
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

We visited the week before Christmas. Very cold that week. There were 5 of us plus our 2 year old grandson. We did get seated right away accept we sat right by the doors leading to the alley between the buildings (the other building is where the rest rooms are). Unfortunately, every time either patrons or staff walked in and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolores St AT 7th Ave, Carmel, CA 93922
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-626-6335

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