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1025 S 13th St, Norfolk, NE 68701-5776
+1 402-379-2500
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to go with the family. They have lots of different choices and I think their food has gotten better and better. The service is wonderful!

Thank TKNK85
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a family restaurant all you can eat. I would suggest Valentino's restaurant. When we went in Saturday night they were serving Italian, Chicken, Taco's for dinner. Very friendly & fast service.

Thank Juliene B
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

Our service here was very good, however the food was just ok. The chicken and the deserts on the buffet were good but they lacked in the cleanliness department and the food was warm, not hot and it was just opening when we got there. Table clothes were worn and pepper shakers filthy.

Thank Pam S
Norfolk, Nebraska
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

They offer Italian fare, a fabulous buffet, nice salad buffet, nice staff!! We enjoy their desserts and the ice cream bar also!

Thank Connie B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Salad bar is awesome but the rest of the food is more like the Italian your non Italian mama tried to make. Family friendly food is adequate. Not memorable

Thank MsKat23
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Its alright. We dine here frequently due to the affordable buffet. Although sometimes they're not busy enough to keep all the buffet fresh all the time. Maybe adjust how much you put out until you know you'll be getting customers in. Keep it available , just not as much so you can serve fresher food.

Thank Tiffany B
Cherokee, Iowa
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We had a group for lunch and it was pretty quiet there that day. The buffet was good an fully stocked & everything was good.

Thank Ronald M
Calgary, Canada
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99 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

My kids had never had Valentinos pizza. I told them when I was growing up in Norfolk we had to drive out of town to get it. They really liked it.

Thank Waiparous
Lincoln, Nebraska
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

This is the biggest disappointment for Valentinos! I am very surprised the company allows it to operate like it is. The buffet is very small with not much of a selection. The meat for the tacos looks like dog food. It felt a little dirty/messy at the buffet as well. As many times as someone went back & forth to... More 

1 Thank MsJorie
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

the buffet was bad as in not hot, not enough for everyone, no cocktail sauce for the shrimp and seafood, the mgr seemed to not know what to do next, we asked 4 different people about cocktail sauce and they just ignored us then we went to the manager about it who only put a note for someone about it.... More 

4 Thank RuthEllen C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $15
Italian, Pizza
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1025 S 13th St, Norfolk, NE 68701-5776
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 402-379-2500
Here at Valentino's we offer buffet, full menu, or carry-out options to fit your needs. We are the experts in pizza and pasta but we offer other great items on our buffet including a soup & salad bar, dessert bar, and even a taco bar! Come on in on Sunday mornings to enjoy our GRAND BRUNCH BUFFET, stocked full of breakfast goodies right alongside your everyday Italian favs!

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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?