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Villa Capri

101 E 2nd Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-3943
+1 814-201-2043
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“garlic rolls” (7 reviews)
“ravioli” (10 reviews)
“cannoli” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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101 E 2nd Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-3943
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m not from Altoona but I come here on business once in awhile/can’t come here without a trip to. Villa Capri! It’s in a little neighborhood -off the usual path but so worth looking for!!!!! The people are very friendly especially Vinny -he’s very funny!...More

Thank Alboise1
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Had dinner here on a Friday night for the first time. Quaint place in the middle of Altoona's local neighborhoods. The entree's here are reasonably priced and the portions are generous and the garlic knot rolls are awesome! Seems to be a very popular spot...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Delicious rolls, salad, ravioli, gnocci, sauces, and desserts. I'd love to buy a case of Vodka sauce when I'm in town. Wonderful meal.

Thank 80tasha
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My husband, sister nephew and I visited this restaurant while we were in Altoona for a baseball game. I had read a lot of positive reviews about this place, so we decided to try it out.It was absolutely superb,from the crisp garden salad with house...More

Thank fionairwin
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went here on a Saturday evening with friends who had been here before. Was easy to see why they suggested it. I had a lobster ravioli that was very good. Prices were ok too. People were bringing their own wine and drinks with them. Will...More

Thank justtony1663
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were on a long weekend and wanted Italian food. The first place we went was closed due to construction. So we went to Villa Capri. I think from now on when we are around Altoona we will have to go there...More

Thank TimandCindytravelers
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place has great atmosphere and even better food. This is authentic Italian fare at great prices. The staff is super friendly. Recommend calling ahead for reservations, especially on weekends.

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We have had dinner and lunch at Villa Capri various times since it opened and it is always good authentic Italian food. The restaurant fills up fast on weekends so get there early. It's BYOB, so you can save by bringing wine from our own...More

Thank PittAltoona
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My family and I went this restaurant for my birthday. I had heard some very good reviews on their food and wanted a new experience. Wow! I was not disappointed. The menu is large and varied. Because of this, I worried that my meal might...More

Thank 020858
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Really good Italian food. Portion are very generous and cooked to perfection. You can buy drinks there or bring your own bottle. Very busy place but the waitress was fast and courteous.

Thank Robert Y
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Response from Mary R | Reviewed this property |
Any attire is acceptable. I see all kinds of clothing there. I hooe you enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 09:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E 2nd Ave, Altoona, PA 16602-3943
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-201-2043
Villa Capri carries on a tradition of authentic, homemade Italian specialties known to its neighboorhod. Owner and chef Vinnie Scolaro offers a full menu for lunch and dinner, preparing all of his meals with fresh ingredients from scratch. From seafood to eggplant to pasta to his famous sauce, there is something for everyone. The large dining room is perfect for family gatherings, holidays, and special occassions, with party options like family-style dining and buffets available. Guests enjoy live music on many weekends throughout the year, a complimentary glass of wine or bottle of beer, and the option to bring your own! Our two dining rooms accommodate 125 people; be sure to make reservations if you are planning to visit on the weekend. Parking is available in our lot and the building is wheelchair accessible.
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