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Rigatoni's Pizzeria & Italian

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606 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
+1 336-368-3200
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Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Small Italian restaurant. Service slow because food coming out is slow. Ambiance soso. Owner is difficult if there is an issue with food.

Thank gsskid1043
Charleston, SC
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Food tasted like it was out of a can. Service was not up to minimum standards. Must have been waitress's first day.

Thank Jeffrog
Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

There homemade sauce for the stromboli is the best. And we also love there pizza. The food is also delivered in a timely fashion also.

Thank twinstar93
Bethania, North Carolina, United States
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178 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015

My wife and I live nearby, have eaten here several times and have tried several different dishes, most recently the ziti pasta with marinara sauce and she had the spinach eggplant manicotti with the homemade tomato sauce. Both dishes were very good and I liked both the sauces. The service is excellent and the prices are also. I think the... More 

Thank RJR1112
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

We were in Pilot Mountain for the first time. We were visiting Pilot Mountain State Park. It was a pleasant relaxed meal. We had the vegetarian pizza. We had their thin crust - the crust had the perfect texture and flavor. It was loaded with vegetables and cheese. I would have liked there to be more flavor in the sauce... More 

Thank NCMom4
Greenville, North Carolina
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Both dishes that my wife and I had were good tasting and a the right price. A lot of dishes seemed to be hand made which is rare these days.

Thank ncsanman
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2014

We almost didn't eat here because of the lack of cars in the parking lot. We drove down the street to Aunt Bea's, and asked a gentleman exiting what kind of food they had and if it was good. Then we asked him about Rigatoni's...he said the pizza was excellent so we went back to R on his suggestion (also... More 

1 Thank marinewife5
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

I decided to try this restaurant. My waitress was nice. The food was not good. The dessert was smaller then I expected and tasted like one of the ones you get at the super market in the frozen food case. The pizza was at best alright. The steak sandwich which I had was bland and unforgettable because of how un-tasty... More 

Thank Araunah
Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

The pizza is quite good, and reasonably priced. House salad is iceberg lettuce with a small amount of grated carrot, 4 half slices of cucumber, two wedges of tomato, and one olive. The ceasar salad is much better. The tomato sauce on all pasta dishes is straight from a can and applied heavily. Service is always excellent.

Thank FiveDaughters
Kinston, NC
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014

My wife and I were really disappointed with this place. The bread was obviously an unwarmed store bought loaf. The wine was flavorless. The "Tour of Italy" (a sampler of lasagna, ravioli, and stuffed shells) was awful; sauce straight from the can drenched everything, while the meat and pasta were of low quality. The service was decent, but overall you'd... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 606 S Key St, Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Pilot Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 336-368-3200

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