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Villa Tronco Italian Restaurant

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PRICE RANGE
$29 - $31
CUISINES
Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed this establishment many times over the years and they always consistantly supply wonderful food. I know that they have offered the best made cheese cake and pastries in the city for years and I doubt the recipies have changed in their 75...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevefZ6437MH
Reviewed October 24, 2018

First let me say that I went back and forth as to whether to go here based on some of the negative reviews. Please don't let those reviews persuade you to not go here. I found none of them represents my experience. We first checked...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

We were visiting from out of state and ran across this restaurant. We were told they had no tables and the bar was to busy and crowded for us to get a drink and wait for a table. (keep in mind there where 3 of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

I went there for a 50th Wedding Anniversary and the food was superb! I got the lightly fried fresh cod and it was delicious. We got the spring rolls as an appetizer and they were also delicious! The atmosphere was also great. My water never...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank thegrayhair
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We have eaten here many times over the years and never been disappointed. Two different types of dining areas, one intimate, one more open. I love the veal preparations, and the eggplant parmigiana is also outstanding. The facility is in a quiet spot off Blanding...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Willis K
Reviewed August 1, 2018

After reading a few reviews that were positive and looking at the menu that was moderately priced with a good selection of items, we decided to give Villa Tronco a try. My husband and I arrived and were promptly seated. The server seemed nice and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We had our second grandson graduation dinner here again and it was great. The service was wonderful, the food was excellent. I wished my wife would at least try a different dish but she says that the veil pancetta is so good why try any...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank fbh53
Reviewed May 22, 2018

This was our first time visiting, I've heard some mixed reviews, but recently saw a show stating it was the oldest operating restaurant in SC. We had some guests in town and thought tonight was a great opportunity to give it a try. I'm a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank KeithC1671
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Ordered their house bottle of Pinot Grigio which was delightful. We didn’t finish it, so we were able to take the bottle with us. Salad was flavorful and fresh great bread. I love linguine and clam sauce, but hate ordering out since so many places...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CarolinaCouple17
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We loved this place. It reminded us of the old school Italian restaurants we have in Chicago. I was skeptical of Italian food in central South Carolina but they did not disappoint. They serve Italian eggrolls that were outstanding. The restaurant is also very historic...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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