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Villa Capri

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101 E 2nd Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-3943
+1 814-201-2043
Today
10:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Tue - Wed 10:30 - 21:00
Thu 10:30 - 09:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Honestly this place should be number one in Altoona. Food was great and the staff were friendly. Wish I could have visited this place again to try more of their food

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Thank Alex B
Dysart, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here twice in the past few weeks, first evening was 2 days before Christmas with the family, a fairly large group, and all was well, food was great, choices numerous, everyone raved about it. One week went by and the same 2 days before New Years, with another couple and what a difference, they had the "New Years" menu... More 

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Thank Ziggy W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

My dad and I were looking for an Italian restaurant on our way back from a trip. We saw positive reviews and thought we'd give it a try. It did not disappoint! The gnocchi was perfection (warm, soft, and tasty). Eggplant was also great. But, the best part for me was the tiramisu!! As a tiramisu-lover, I took a slice... More 

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Thank Alexandra X
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The vodka sauce is the best we ever had and the eggplant parm is also very good. We have been there several times and never walked away hungry. The owner is very personable and works the tables talking with the patrons about their meal to see if they are satisfied. Highly recommended

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Thank Sharon D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Nice quaint place...bring your own vino......great homemade garlic rolls by Vinnie.....food choices...stick with the ravioli or gnocchi....the vodka sauce is the best!

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Thank stanleyson
Corning, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Family was traveling I-99 and needed some lunch. We weren't interested in the typical fast food garbage so found this place on TA. It was a few minutes off the interstate, but easy to find and plenty of parking. We were the only people in the restaurant, which scared us a bit. Entrees come with fresh bread covered in garlic... More 

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Thank Michael R
Altoona, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The Villa Capri is the place to go for a couple or multiple couples for a great meal when you want to have time to visit. The menu is varied and the meals are very well prepared and not rushed. The wait staff are very good and professional.

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Thank Bill F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Wide selection of food large portions but they don't serve alcohol so you need to bring your own. They will open it and serve it. Home made gnocchi's and raviolis They also have other dishes all very good

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Ten of us joined together for a group dinner. I had a tossed salad with balsamic dressing on the side. Dressing was very tasty. Salad was a bit chunky but easily cut and tasty. Man course was a crab and shrimp stuffed sole. Cooked perfectly with wine and garlic. I would order that again and again.

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Thank Mary R
Altoona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We recently celebrated a birthday here, and they were very accommodating. They let us bring our own cake, and were kind enough to give us some privacy, instead of sticking us in the middle of the dining room. We got there early, so the place was practically empty, but closer to the dinner hour, it started to fill up rather... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 21
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 09:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E 2nd Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-3943
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-201-2043
Description
Villa Capri carries on a tradition of authentic, homemade Italian specialties known to its neighboorhod. Owner and chef Vinnie Scolaro offers a full menu for lunch and dinner, preparing all of his meals with fresh ingredients from scratch. From seafood to eggplant to pasta to his famous sauce, there is something for everyone. The large dining room is perfect for family gatherings, holidays, and special occassions, with party options like family-style dining and buffets available. Guests enjoy live music on many weekends throughout the year, a complimentary glass of wine or bottle of beer, and the option to bring your own! Our two dining rooms accommodate 125 people; be sure to make reservations if you are planning to visit on the weekend. Parking is available in our lot and the building is wheelchair accessible.

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