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Piccola Italia

423 Woodburn Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605-1323
+1 919-833-6888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (24 reviews)
“salads” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
423 Woodburn Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605-1323
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11 - 20 of 68 reviews

Reviewed July 11, 2016

Haven't been to Piccola (or "the PIc" as my friends and I have called it for years) in sometime. Recently went to lunch with friends and remembered how good the food is. This is very traditional Italian -- nothing fancy -- but very well done....More

Thank elandja
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant many times and have never been disappointed. Good service, good food, and the owner Frank has always been friendly. See for yourself and enjoy. Sal Raleigh NC

Thank sal g
Reviewed March 24, 2016

Food was good and large servings, does not serve liquor but does serve beer and wine. Beer was nice and cold. Atmosphere casual. We had 3 in our party and we all paid with credit cards. When they brought our slips back they only returned...More

1  Thank 750judy
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Do not eat here.. The manager is terrible with customer service for one and sitting in the restaurant I have actually seen him treat his employees with such disrespect I almost got up and left without even waiting for my food! Then when the food...More

2  Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed February 27, 2016

It's a nice little family place in a sea of chain junk. Pasta dish was ok...pesto sauce was average...had better from a jar. Paid four bucks extra for some chicken - expecting half a chicken breast maybe some cube...instead got what amounted to chicken crumble...not...More

Thank doc10965
Reviewed January 21, 2016

I really don't know why more people don't know about the pizza here. Frank Amato has been making outstanding pizza at Piccola Italia since 1982, I think, and it's our favorite place in town. The pizza isn't trendy or fancy, just outstanding in an old-school,...More

Thank Mike987S
Reviewed January 19, 2016

Ate at Piccola Italia with my family and parents this evening. It was our first time here and rather overdue having heard (and read) good things about it. Apparently they've been here in Cameron Village since about 1982. If you've been here that long and...More

Thank tailsock
Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

Classic NY style, independent family owned Italian, an old fave. Very reasonably priced, quality food with attention to detail

Thank Rudy S
Reviewed December 5, 2015

Right in the middle of Cameron Village and all its shopping Piccola was able to handle our large group (12) with no notice. Food was what you would expect from a good Italian restaurant. I had the Frutti di Mare which had plenty of seafood...More

Thank OPrimeTraveler
Reviewed November 23, 2015

We wanted to meet a friend in a pleasant environment. She enjoyed the years when she lived in Italy, so we decided to dine at Piccola Italia. The weather was just right to sit outdoors and Cameron Village has just enough ambiance to invoke memories...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Heather H
Could you seat a party of 8-10 for a graduation celebration
March 26, 2016|
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Response from Natasha T | Property representative |
Would can easily seat a party that size. We can seat a group of up to 15 together. You will want to call ahead or make a reservation so that we will be able to better accommodate you and your group. Thank you for your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Woodburn Rd, Raleigh, NC 27605-1323
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-6888
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