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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Italian, Pizza, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food is amazing and Whitney the server is just as amazing. Thank you for the kind service and the delicious food. Hats off to the chef also!!

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had Fettuccine Alfredo and pesto pasta, both were excellent. Server was Whitney Carver, she was very attentive and pleasant. Enjoyed the experience.

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The most authentic Italian cuisine! We visit often as we live here. Our server tonight, Whitney was amazing even as busy as she was.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your.review of TASTE OF ITALY and your comment that we have the "most authentic Italian cuisine." Your compliments are truly appreciated.. Our server Whitney is an amazing server and we are happy she is part of the Taste of Italy family. She...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our food was delicious, and Whitney, our server, was fantastic! We definitely recommend this restaurant!!

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your review of TASTE OF ITALY and your compliments and recommendation. We truly appreciate you takine time to write one and we look forward to seeing you again when you return to Gtlinburg.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a place that has great food and get away from the crowds, head just outside the main drag, this is the place. While the food was great (pasta sausage onions peppers, large NY style slices, calzones as big as your...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the great review of TASTE OF ITALY. We appreciate the many compliments about our restaurant, the food, the service and our family friendly place. We love our location because it's away from the crowds of downtown Gatlinburg and we are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After researching a bunch of restaurants, we ended up going to Taste of Italy for an early dinner on the second day of our stay and do not regret it. The restaurant has a variety of Italian dishes for everyone and the food is sooo...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of TASTE OF ITALY. i am happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and it was memorable. Everyone that dines here always says that the portions are large. Well Italians are notorious for serving large...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live going to a Taste of Italy. The owners are so nice. Geri is an awesome lady. The restaurant is always very clean and the employees are always so nice and friendly. These people take pride in their business. They will go above and...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your "Best Italian Restaurant in TN" review of TASTE OF ITALY.. Your compliments about our restaurant, foodo and service are truly appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again when you return to Gatlinburg.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We noticed Taste of Italy when we went to the Food City grocery store so we Googled it and saw all the great reviews. We decided to place a carryout order for dinner and ordered the baked manicotti, a calzone and a grilled chicken salad....More

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review of TASTE OF ITALY and all the wonderful compliments about us. We truly appreciate it. We are happy you gave us a try and look forward to seeing you again when you return to Gatlinburg.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on Friday evening and the food was fabulous! The portions were huge and the quality was phenomenal! The service was great and this will be a must do on every trip! Authentic Italian from an Italian from Brooklyn!

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the "GREAT ITALIAN DINNER!"review for TASTE OF ITALY. We truly appreciate all your wonderful compliments about our food, service and your recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again when you return to this area.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled upon this place on my way to get groceries and saw this place and decided WHY NOT?! So I said “skkkurttt” into the parking lot and ate this for dinner instead. It was so amazing and my server Debbie was bomb!!More

Date of visit: May 2020
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748gerim, General Manager at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of TASTE OF ITALY. We appreciate your decision to try our restaurant and are happy to know that you were amazed by our food. and server Debbie. She's is the bomb. We look forward to seeing you again when you...More

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Response from DanR2636 | Reviewed this property |
I just discovered this place recently so I don't know what it was in the past. I do know that it was awesome and we're going back today.
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I think you meant this for business. I reviewed my experience which was excellent!
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Response from drsteveallen615 | Reviewed this property |
The original poster is off of their rocker. They must have unresolved issues.
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