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DA Vinci's Italian Restaurant

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2968 N Center St, Hickory, NC 28601-1159
(828) 328-6101
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third visit and excellent once again. I had langoustine, shrimp, clams on angel hair with white wine sauce. Amazing taste and perfect sauce. Spouse had shrimp scampi over angel hair pasta which was excellent. Crab cake appetizers were good. Tiramisu was outstanding as well. Food prepared by Italian chef from Naples and it shows in preparation, freshness, quality and taste.... More 

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Nashville. TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We started with fried calamari -- yea-- The Lobster tail and lobster stuffed ravioli in the delicate pink sauce was wonderful.( and not horribly expensive at $32?) We also had a spaghetti plate and Gnocci Sapore Di Mare-- quite a lot of food and the bread w/ OO and balsamic vinegar was great. We called ahead for a reservation. They... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like it says in the title but the food is on point and if you want better Italian food then this if your in hickory you will be going to Charlotte.

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Thank Duck C
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While passing through Hickory stopped at DA Vinci for dinner. We were shocked to discover we were only patrons at 7 PM and were even more surprised to find a wait staff of four. By time of departure there were five tables occupied - unsure how staff can afford to spend evening at this property. We found the food to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very good Italian restaurant. Good food, service and atmosphere. Well established and very consistent. Nice bar area with live music.

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NYC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this place food was very good ,nice restaurant and service was great nice bar and good wine list. Will visit again when in town for business.

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Thank Z9093OGlisaf
Hickory
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is slowly prepared so the wait is longer than usual but the food is good. I would not advise this restaurant unless you are a wine drinker or you do NOT have children with you to eat.

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Syracuse, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Read reviews on T/A so I tried it. Not a full meal this time just an app., I had the Asparagus Gratinati - excellent. Stalks were soft not mushy just right, with a cream sauce with prosciuto or bacon mixed in. Really good. (forgive me if I error on the meat part, memory)

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We ate there in April on a busy Sunday during lunch. The restaurant has great atmosphere and the staff is very attentive. We had a short wait time but were waited on quickly after being seated. A nice touch were the fresh white tablecloths that were changed after every seating. I ordered the lasagna which had a great sauce but... More 

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Hickory, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

We had chicken parm and ravioli triffolato and both were so good. The bread is oven fresh, hot and plenty of it. The calamari fritti, according to my better half, is very good! The staff are friendly and knowledgeable when you have menu questions. They have a nice wine selection and a full bar. The ice tea is great. Parking... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2968 N Center St, Hickory, NC 28601-1159
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: (828) 328-6101

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