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Sal's Italian Resturant

3940 Valley Gateway Blvd, Roanoke, VA 24012-6856
+1 540-904-7767
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“garlic knots” (17 reviews)
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“cheese cake” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
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3940 Valley Gateway Blvd, Roanoke, VA 24012-6856
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

I loved this place! The spaghetti was superb and mouth watering! Noodles were cooked perfectly. They didn't taste like water like Olive Garden's! The decor is lovely. The staff is very friendly! Will go back!

Thank A G
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

It's hard to understand some of the reviews being so negative, but my husband's and my experience a couple of night ago was very good. Salads fresh as are the dressings, and since we both got pasta with red sauce, I can only speak on...More

Thank Cindylou60
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stopped in based on trip advisor reviews and I am so glad we did. Wonderful restaurant. Well trained , very attentive staff and excellent food . Large portions and fair prices .What more can you ask for . Would certainly eat there again and again...More

Thank bellasgigi
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We really wanted to enjoy this place - there is a real need for restaurants in this area of town. We have ate there twice a few years ago - our family members each ordered different pasta & main entrees. And we have, also, tried...More

Thank KiKiRvw
Reviewed 22 May 2016

As for Italian restaurants and food, there is the American version of Italian food and the authentic Italian food. Sal has both. If you think of Italian food as being Pizza, a calzone, and pasta, order from the menu, however, if you want the true...More

Thank Hot4jak
Reviewed 18 May 2016

3 went to dinner here. Food was perfectly prepared and presented. Very delicious, each of our meals. The homemade salad dressings were light, and tasty. Salad was very fresh and crisp. Server was friendly, never rushed us and was knowledgeable regarding menu choices. Her name...More

Thank Charlene Y
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious. We stopped here for lunch on our way to Richmond VA. Lunch menu was affordable ($9-$13 entrees). Good choices for kids. Portion sizes were good and filling. Even for the kids. Good stop!

Thank Lady J
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Our favorite Italian Restaurant in the Roanoke Valley. Good menu selections and specials, never disappointed.

Thank elwefel
Reviewed 21 February 2016

In light of the fact that there are now very few mom-and-pop restaurants--which have traditionally been the best--it was very nice to run across this little gem. The steak stromboli is superior to any other I've had in Roanoke in a long time. Staff are...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 13 February 2016

As we recently moved into the region from New England, we've been searching for a good local pizza place in the greater Roanoke area. We have already tried a few, but finally took a chance with Sal's. All I can say is that I cannot...More

Thank Jordan R
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Aubrey L
9 April 2018|
Response from melnurse2015 | Reviewed this property |
They have many different sauces..I think they do have a meat sauce but can't be sure. I believe you can pull their menu up online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3940 Valley Gateway Blvd, Roanoke, VA 24012-6856
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-904-7767
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