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Villa Tronco Italian Restaurant

1213 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-2815
+1 803-256-7677
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (17 reviews)
“linguine” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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1213 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-2815
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to visiting Villa Tronco. Ordered their special Carmella's soup which was mostly broth. Their food was average and I have had better quality and quantity from chains like Olive Garden. I am very fortunate to live in an area where there...More

Thank plowe12000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at Villa Tronco is, without exception, outstanding but if I had to focus on one dish to highlight, it would be the Villa Tronco Chicken with artichoke hearts, sun dried tomatoes and other great stuff served over linguini. But it would be criminally...More

1  Thank RobWestColumbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son had eaten here previously. He'd done some research, was impressed with the reviews, and enjoyed his meal with friends. Since we're rarely in Columbia, he was determined that we visit this restaurant, because of his positive experience. We didn't actually get to eat...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

First, our server Minnie was phenomenal! Second—and it’s unfair to be a second—the food is as close to the Italian grew up on in Illinois as I have yet to find! The Veal Parmigiana was fantastic! The portion was perfect. You don’t was a to-go...More

1  Thank Jim G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Just what you want when going to a restaurant. 5 stars for the place, music, environment, service and of course the food. 100% recomendad

Thank Gaby A
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I've been to Villa Tronca numerous times and have never been disappointed. My last visit was no different. I had shrimp and scallops in pesto sauce and it was exceptional. All my friends had really good meals too. Service was excellent. Great time was had...More

Thank MaryLou B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Our primary reason for dining at Villa Tronco last Thursday was to enjoy the jazz-and-standards musical offerings of guitarist Jerry Sims, clarinetist/saxophonist Doug Graham and vocalist Kristi Hood. The music was exceptionally good. As for the food and service, well, they weren’t up to the...More

Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I must first say I grew up in New York City and lived in New Jersey and have eaten many Italian meals at restaurants and pizza parlors and was expecting the same quality here but unfortunately that did not happen. We had an appetizer -...More

Thank VivianC972015
Reviewed 25 July 2017

On Friday evening last week (7/21) we discovered Villa Tronco on Blanding St. in Columbia SC. It was a good evening with fine wine, a good mixed drink and good main course. I choose the Spaghetti while my wife ordered the Chicken Marsala. Both were...More

1  Thank G6636BLjamesb
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We met friends here last night for one of their Broadway nights. The music and entertainment was simply delightful. Such excellent vocalists! However the food was very sub-par. Approximately one out of every 5 or 6 times we have eaten here the food was good....More

1  Thank Chinana
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201-2815
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-256-7677
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