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Italian Bistro

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1625 N Main St, Summerville, SC 29486-7864
+1 843-832-6001
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Saw the sign. Pulled into the parking lot it lunch time. I watched the patrons going in, the were families, work groups a nice variety. So I went in. It was very busy. I ordered takeout. I just wanted some good pizza. The pizza looked good I got 2 pepperoni slices. I went to my car to eat it. There... More 

Thank Good4u911
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I decided to have a nice Valentine's Day dinner at a very local restaurant, practically around the corner from our house in Knightsville. We have been patronizing this establishment since we moved here in 2009. We love their New York-style pizza, spaghetti, and lasagna. Tonight, however, we went outside of our comfort zone and ordered something other... More 

1 Thank Doodah121
Summerville, South Carolina
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Italian Bistro Sangaree (not to be confused with Italian Bistro Knightsville) is a typical family pizzeria with strip mall characteristics and great food. In the past I have reviewed both their made from scratch Veal & Eggplant Parmesan ($13.29 & $12.29), which are excellent, but I had not had their pizza until now. Wow! Outstanding, thin crust, baked to perfection... More 

Thank ricgin3
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71 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch over the holiday for pizza sausage and meatballs. Had some issues with the sausage which I brought to the attention of the server but they did not address it. I've been at this place several times before and never had a bad meal but that one made me not want to go back. Not sure what the... More 

Thank Thom N
Summerville, South Carolina
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2016

If your looking for a great Italian restaurant with excellent food and great prices then you must go to the Italian Bistro. I have tried numerous dishes and all were great. Stromboli, pizza, chicken parmigiana, Caesar salad, sausage, veal parmigiana, gnocchi, stuffed shells and caprese salad.

Thank Jim R
Summerville, South Carolina
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105 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I almost bowed out of dinner last night with friends when they changed their plans and decided to go here because Italian food is not my favorite. But I'm so glad I changed my mind because this place is a find! For a small place they have a large menu. When our very helpful server explained the difference between a... More 

Thank tripper123
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Everyone is friendly and the food is amazing so worth the price. Pizza is awesome along with the wings and pasta love it order from here at least every other week

Thank Heather R
Summerville, South Carolina
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82 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had the veal Marsala and a pepperoni, sausage, and mushroom pizza. Neither was anywhere near the quality of other Italian places we've visited in the area. The pizza ingredients swam around on the crust due mainly to an over-abundance of tomato sauce. The veal was drowned in brown sauce that tasted like it was made from a mix. The... More 

1 Thank James N
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to eat when I am in the Knightsville section of Summerville. The food is always fresh and made to order and the service is excellent. They have everything from Pizza to all the standard Italian dishes. When in the area I highly recommend stopping there, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Tom R
South Carolina
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175 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Take out. Large antipasto salad with many toppings, and spaghetti too. Enough for three meals. Friendly staff.

Thank Rachel K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1625 N Main St, Summerville, SC 29486-7864
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Summerville
  • Phone Number: +1 843-832-6001

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