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Fontanella Italiano Ristorante - CLOSED

10412 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-1842
+1 704-844-0103
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
7 Aug 2015
“Totally dissatisfied ”
24 May 2015
“Is it open?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
10412 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-1842
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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

If 0 stars were possible, that is what they would get. Worst, what was supposed to be Italian food that I ever ate. They did have nice silverware and tablecloths. Save your money and go elsewhere.

Date of visit: December 2014
Thank Roman T
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Called on a Saturday night, and got no answer. Showed up and the place was dark, and the chairs stacked. Parking lot in front empty. This might have closed.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank MrPickwick
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Local owned, local operated. Excellent Italian food, with excellent customer service, at a great price. This is exactly the type of business I like to support. If you are in Matthews, come here to eat if you like Italian or pizza, and I am from...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank MLePino
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Great Italian Food and Service. You will leave there full and with a box. You can even split a meal and leave full. Smaller restaurant great for family, couples and special occasions. My wife and I have been several times including anniversaries.

Date of visit: November 2014
1  Thank XWagonmaster
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

I visited this restaurant today and had the buffet. It had stuffed shells spaghetti and meatballs chicken marsala fettuccine Alfredo and pizza along with other things. It was 10 dollars including drink and taxes. Good value for the money and the food was good. I...More

Thank andreaplace49022
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Great lunch buffet Monday thru Friday. Reasonably priced and good food. Would have liked some bread with lunch but got by. Fresh pastas and great meatballs. If you are hungry for Italian, good place to go and get a wide variety of choices. Will go...More

Date of visit: October 2013
1  Thank James C
Reviewed 21 October 2013

After church, we were both hungry. We've visited nearly all the eateries in this center but Fontanells's. It advertises an Italian Buffet. We tried it and found it to be fantastic. They have salads and cold food stuff as well as hot veggies on one...More

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank Charles P
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Ignore the few negative reviews of this restaurant - this is one of the best Italian restaurants I have ever been to - even compared to my trip to Rome. Owners and chefs are actually from Italy. It also has the BEST lunch buffet you're...More

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank ramja
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I eat lunch here on a regular basis and the lunch buffet is always fresh, hot and tasty. This is freshly prepared food and they manage to keep it that way as they serve it buffet style. My most recent visit was for dinner. I...More

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank Steven H
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Can not believe all the positive reviews! This is a bad take on the typical Italian/American restaurant, expensive too. Big portions of really bland (no flavor) food. The servers are very nice but clearly not very knowledgeable. Hard to put together a sensible, tasty (forget...More

Date of visit: April 2013
1  Thank g-and-s-NYC
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10412 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-1842
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Matthews
  • Phone Number: +1 704-844-0103
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