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Pasta E Pani

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Northeast Virginia Beach
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1340 N Great Neck Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-2268
+1 757-422-3232
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
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Virginia Beach
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner here last night. We started with calamari which was perfectly fried with a light flouring instead of the heavy batter you get in most places. We both ordered specials: rockfish amandine which was delicious, and a risotto with salmon, rockfish and shrimp. Angelo's risottos are the best! We finished with dessert: tartufo and a cappuccino gelato... More 

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Thank VirginiaCop
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It doesnt get much better for Authentic Southern Italian Cusine than Pasta e Pani! Angelo and Maria's food take us back to when we lived in Naples, Italy. Its as close as it gets and even compares very well to eating in our favorite restaurants in Naples. If you ever been to Naples and want to taste that type of... More 

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Thank 162troyc
Virginia Beach, VA
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Chef Angelo Serpe is the real deal - an Italian chef, born and raised in Italy. He and his wife Maria, along with the rest of the staff, make everyone feel welcome from the moment you enter. The food reflects what you'd eat in Italy. And everything is fresh and made from scratch. The bread is fresh baked, the desserts... More 

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Thank fdm45
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Pasta E Pani has been in Virginia Beach for many years. Angelo,and his wife, Maria have created this popular and well loved Italian restaurant. The food is excellent ad well priced, the ambience is comfortable, but not fancy. They serve reliably great food. In 25 years, we have never had a disappointing meal. Every table was filled when we were... More 

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Thank Lnr7
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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193 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Always love coming "home" for dinner. Angelo and Maria are so charming and remember you and feel like a part of the family. The food is out of this world and true Italian. Love love LOVE Pasta e Pani!!!

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Thank 2013strong
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 533 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Chef Angelo and his wife Maria are truly genuine, pleasant and down to earth folks. All their dishes are made from scratch (even the pasta) and the food is truly amazing and tastes superb. The new location is perfect and there is lots of parking. -- No more fighting the laskin road traffic.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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289 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016

My wife and I ate off the Restaurant week Menu on this visit. The bread and salads were both good. We had the Caprese and Caesar salads. My wife had the chicken risotto cacciatore. She said it was good but it looked like a bowl of stew. Since Angelo is such a great chef, I am sure it was as... More 

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Thank Mike353632
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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193 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

My "go to" Italian destination when I go out, which is not that often. I know every time I go, the experience will be stellar, regardless of what day I am there. All of the staff are friendly and knowledgable. Angelo and Maria are the BEST!!! You won't be disappointed!!

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Thank 2013strong
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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91 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Great casual place to enjoy authentic Italian cuisine. Staff is friendly and helpful and the owners are always available. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank greg m
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We were a party of 10, four couples and two singles. We questioned the automatic 18 percent gratuity which would be charged as most restaurants no longer do this because of the IRS rule that changed in 2014. Then we read that they would not do separate checks for more than 8 people. We were told they would not do... More 

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Jo Anne S, Manager at Pasta E Pani, responded to this review

First, I would like to apologize that our restaurant did not meet your standards. I would also like to address the IRS ruling on gratuity being added to parties of 8 or more. As long as we do not pay our employees at the end of the shift, and it is included in their wages, we are allowed to add... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 N Great Neck Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-2268
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-422-3232
Description
Angelo and Maria have been bringing a little bit of Italy to Virginia Beach for 25 years. Taking inspiration from the old world, all the dishes on our menu are prepared with care and our never ending passion for excellence.

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