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502 Main St, Sturbridge, MA 01518-1214
+1 508-347-2321
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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502 Main St, Sturbridge, MA 01518-1214
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

My husband and I have been to Avellino a number of times, but it is no longer special. The food and service are both okay, but not special. I had the Gorgonzola bread - the bottom was so hard with cheese that I could not...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Overall the word that comes to mind is mediocre. The bread reminded me of a loaf of Wonder Bread, very doughy and voluminous with no substance. Eggplant Parmesan was essentially lots of sauce on spaghetti. The Risotto was a bit stiff and not very creamy...More

Thank Edward Y
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

First time at Avellino's and it will not be my last. Good music and atmosphere and great food. I had the Cesar salad and bolognese. Amazing

Thank cfalz
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Visited whilst on business trip, great restaurant, staff were friendly and helpful, food was fantastic. Highly recommend

Thank hambones64
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Close to 5 star dining! Great menu, food made to order. Staff very knowledgeable. Reservations recommended.

Thank sjthomas2013
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Recently had dinner here on a Saturday night. We had reservations and were seated promptly. The restaurant was busy and had a good vibe. We had a nice table in the corner of the main dining room. The calamari appetizer was one of the best...More

1  Thank anneh481
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stopped here for dinner on our way back to CT from Cape Cod. We were greeted very nicely and seated immediately. We were served water, given menus and advised that our server would be with us shortly. Over 10 minutes later our server appeared,...More

1  Thank teffie5677
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

A group of 4 was greeted and seated immediately. Our waitress was very accommodating as we had two vegetarians with us. She helped them order food they would eat. They loved the new harvest salad. I had the gnocchi which was very good. We had...More

Thank setzler50
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We had our rehearsal dinner at Avellino's Labor Day weekend. It was a very large party and Brad and Tammy went over the top to accommodate us. Communication about the menu, price and set up of the room exceeded expectations. Our guest raved about the...More

Thank cathysteiner48
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I attempted to book a rehearsal dinner at Avellino and have never received as poor customer service. I first contacted Avellino on August 20 and spoke with the director of operations about the space they had for rehearsal dinners. I visited the space the following...More

Thank Jen S
Daniel G, General Manager at Avellino, responded to this review

Hi Jen, My name is Dan Gonya and I am the General Manager of Table 3 Restaurant Group. I wish to extend my sincerest apology regarding your inquiry for your rehearsal dinner at Avellino. The chain of broken or lack of communication from my staff...More

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Is this restaurant open for lunch?
12 September 2016|
Response from Daniel G | Property representative |
No Avellino is closed for lunch but the Duck which is located upstairs from Avellino is open 7 days. Also, the Cedar Street Grille (Tues-Sun) and the Cedar Street Cafe (Wed-Sat) (both 1/4 mi away) are open as well. Thanks... More
John H
Is your restaurant very loud? We want to meet some friends for conversation and need a place with decent acoustics, not loud and reverberating.
15 January 2016|
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Ginniy T
What are the hours they are open?
14 September 2015|
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Response from terryw678 | Reviewed this property |
Tuesday thru Saturday open at 4:30pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 Main St, Sturbridge, MA 01518-1214
    (Route 20)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Sturbridge
  • Phone Number: +1 508-347-2321
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