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Don Vito's Restaurant Pizzeria

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
Refurbished in September 2015, Don Vito's originally opened its doors on Newcastle's historic Pilgrim Street in 1976. Since then, it has served Italian-inspired cuisine that balances relaxed dining with the irresistible taste - and great value - of Southern European comfort food.
US$6 - US$39
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Pizza, European
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pasta bread steak don vitos don vito s the great north run italian food last night two courses visited this restaurant cooked to perfection newcastle italians specials fab
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Went here for a work Christmas party, 57 of us!! Great organisation, quick service, great food, really lovely staff Thank you from us all!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RachNewcastl
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Very nice staff. Good meal. Good location. Comfortable surroundings with tables nicely spaced out. Good value.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank petercA8116VP
Reviewed 6 December 2018

small and intimate restraint excellent staff and first class food I just keep going time and again one of newcastles best kept secrets

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jabsordie
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

My favourite restaurant has left me very disappointed the waitress attitude was a lot to be desired food chips tasted of oil pasta and pizza no taste really disappointed I would've rated zero if it allowedMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Victoria S
Don V, Owner at Don Vito's Restaurant Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Hi Victoria, I am sorry to hear we disppointed you . Thank you for bringing this to my attention. I want you to know that I am investigating the incident and will get back to you as soon as possible. In the meantime while I...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Lovely meal and good service, would definitely recommend this restaurant for good Italian Food - we went on a busy Saturday night, the food was hot and well presented, the staff were very helpful and good wine!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great night last night at Don Vito's. We were there just before closing and thus had the restaurant to ourselves. The arancini are the best I've had anywhere and the pizzas are the finest too. A great selection of drinks, wonderful food and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michd1985
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Can't understand the glowing reviews here. I've been to lots of Italian restaurants in the region, but even the cheap and cheerful Santana in Newcastle was better than this. We arrived to a lukewarm reception after booking Don Vito's steak dinner for two and bottle...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

The service was fine, but the food did not match. My food came but it was not what I ordered even though when I placed my order it was repeated back to me. The chicken tasted processed and was not the best. The starter of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank denisewk
Don V, Owner at Don Vito's Restaurant Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you for your review. I would like to ensure that, your review is appreciated, and we are very sorry if the wrong dish was served to you. My sincere apologies for this. On the other hand I will like you to know that we...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

This my favourite restaurant a really hidden gem the owner always makes me feel special and knows what I order every time xx

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Great food, fab staff & service. Very busy period during the Great North Run, food was served hot, delicious and huge portions

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ang171265
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