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600 Washington Ave, Newport, KY 41071-1978
+1 859-581-3065
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
600 Washington Ave, Newport, KY 41071-1978
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here in years past and had a great Italian dinner and drinks from this local eatery in a old downtown area with lots of charm.

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed January 12, 2018

I hadn't been to Pompilio's in almost ten years and went there for a Saturday lunch to meet some past work colleagues. It was just as I remembered. Low key, traditional, fresh, and delicious. I had a Bloody Mary to start and had the Italian...More

Thank KFCincy26
Reviewed January 4, 2018

I haven't been to pompillo in a few years,I surprised at how enjoyable it was.Start out with very good service, was seat at time of reservation,a group of eight,waitress very nice knowledgeable and right on time serving us.Food was excellent,and quantity was most generous..price was...More

Thank Lester S
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Went to this restaurant with great expectations. Found it to be just OK. I found the food just OK and average and didn't have anything that I thought was exceptional as I had been told and expected. Prices are fair and its kind of a...More

Thank scotth1959
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

The Calamari was nicely done. Many Italian pasta dishes are drowned in one sauce or another. More American style than tossed Italian. Okay but a bit heavy which is unnecessary. Staff was fine and not overly attentive.

Thank Randolph M
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a great Italian lunch, Pompilios is the place to go. They have a lasagna special for $7.75 and it’s a very fresh generous serving. Their salads are amazing and the blue cheese dressing is very homemade and awesome and everything...More

Thank brywlk69
Reviewed December 21, 2017

In its heyday, Pompilio's was one of the best places to go for Italian. It left the family and started a steep decline. I'm not sure if it's hit bottom yet or not. After I swore off it in 2013 I've avoided it like the...More

1  Thank NKyAdventurer
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

We hadn't visited Pompilio's in a few years. My husband and I like to go to lunch without the kids on occasion and we stopped here on a whim. We're so glad we did. It was lunch time on a Monday so it was practically...More

Thank didboo
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

We visited Pompilio’s on a recommendation and we were not disappointed. This restaurant has been here for years and has a reputation for its excellent food. You can tell it’s an authentic Italian cuisine made with fresh ingredients. We had spaghetti and manicotti and they...More

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Always a great meal. Lasagna special on Wednesday is an exceptional deal. Ambiance is clearly Italian with background music of traditional music. You wil not be disappointed! Everything is worth trying.

Thank coty87
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Questions & Answers
October 16, 2016|
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Response from Pompjoe | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay, we dont usually check Trip advisor for questions. We do offer Gluten free pastas, and sauces. Many dishes can be built to specific needs.
Steven L
December 19, 2015|
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Response from Pompjoe | Property representative |
Very casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Washington Ave, Newport, KY 41071-1978
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 859-581-3065
  • E-mail
Live music Fridays and Saturdays, some Thursdays.
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