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10615 Spotsylvania Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22408-2637
+1 540-710-7055
15:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I took 3 co-workers there as we were in the area together. We were looking for some good Italian fare. When we walked in I had a hunch this was not going to be what was expected. We were the only customers in the restaurant the entire time. Each time the waiter would come to our table he was followed... More 

Thank Shauna B
Mocanaqua, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I always make a point to dine at Vita Felice on our way to or from South Carolina during our fall vacation. The food and service at Vita Felice are excellent and it is located right off I95 near many hotels. Manager Gilberto Barahona is a cordial host.

Thank kateberniec2015
Palm Coast, Florida
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greeted warmly by the owner and seated comfortably in an empty dining room on a Friday night...this restaurant was recommended by our hotel. We ordered Veal Piccata, Veal Parmigiana and Chicken parmigiana. The meal was delicious. Obvious it was all homemade. Very attentive to the three of us.

Thank dreamboatannie2015
Davidson, North Carolina
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Like a lot of people that have reviewed the restaurant, my wife and I were staying at a nearby hotel and the hotel clerk suggested Vita Felice. We were not disappointed. Its a family run restaurant that provides a good meal. We will be back when we are in Fredericksburg!!

Thank Thomas S
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82 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We asked our hotel for a restaurant recommendation and this was suggested. The location didn't look promising - in an almost deserted car park next to a cheap supermarket - and there was only 1 other couple in but we decided to risk it. And it was worth the risk. This was the nicest spaghetti vongole I've had in ages.... More 

Thank GilliCaldi
North Carolina
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We loved that this little restaurant was family owned and offered a full menu of options form appetizers, including rarely found grilled calamari, Their secret is offering a range of items that can all be made from a few basic ingredients--and they use good fresh ones! My husband had a pasta arrabiatea--excellent, and I had the eggplant parm. Very good.... More 

Thank lovetotravel1017
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Like a number of reviewers I was travelling the I-95 corridor and stopped in Fredericksburg. It was between Italian and Mexican. I'm so very done with Mexican so I opted for Italian. Note to self - when ethnic food is done poorly opt for the least expensive, in this case the Mexican should have won out! The service was friendly... More 

Thank Skye322
Naples, Florida
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the hotel. Excellent dinners: veal picata, veal Marsala and gnocchi with creamy pesto sauce. We started with two salads, warm bread and a lively bottle of Chianti. Perfect service, excellent food. We may have to always include a stop in Fredericksberg - just to enjoy dinner at this restaurant!

Thank Maryanne B
Huntsville al
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This restaurant was recommended by the desk clerk at the hotel. We asked for a restaurant that was good and that we would not need to get back in the car to get there. Vita Felice is a wonderful place for good food and quiet, relaxing atmosphere. A good place to wind down after a day of touring. The food... More 

Thank Nina681
Port Jefferson, New York
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8 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

The empty restaurant should give it away. Our waiter had to go to the Food Lion two doors down as we were seated at the table. The calamari was inedible, rubbery salty dripping with oil on the plate. The minestrone soup was doctored up with vegetable canned soup. The spaghetti and meatballs, there was so much water in the bottom... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10615 Spotsylvania Ave, Fredericksburg, VA 22408-2637
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-710-7055

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