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The food was amazing!!! Is not disappointing, the waiter was the BEST waiter I have ever had. His name was Bryce and he was so nice and made sure that the food and drinks were perfect!!! I love to have great waiters and he was...More ... read more
Kashia A via tripadvisor.com - Aug 1, 2020
Amazing food and excellent staff!! We had lots of questions and our waiter was very helpful and definitely steered us in the right direction!
Jf Mc via google.com - Jul 29, 2020
The food and drinks here was amazing ...
The food and drinks here was amazing...I was looking for a great Italian restaurant to take my wife for her birthday. This place came up on Yelp and I am glad I came. The Waitress Jennifer never missed a beat and her service was above and beyond my expectations and I would come back here and ask for her anytime of the day to be my se ... read more
Charles T. via yelp.com - Jul 28, 2020
The food is excellent ... read more
Mucio69 M via google.com - Jul 25, 2020
AMAZING!!!!
My husband and I visited VA Beach this past weekend. It was our first time going to the beach without children in over 10 years! I have celiac disease and needed to find a restaurant that could accommodate for my gluten-free needs. We had a...More ... read more
Bethyduh530 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 22, 2020
Fantastic she crab soup. And the fried oysters appetizer were cooked to perfection with very rich parmesan cream sauce.
HoustonPrince via google.com - Jul 21, 2020
One of my favorite places.. Food is top notch and customer service is Great ... read more
Gary Honeycutt via google.com - Jul 16, 2020
My favorite place in the whole ...
My favorite place in the whole world!!! I used to work at the Princess Anne location when I was in high school so I'm a little biased 12 years later lol but this is hands down the BEST Italian food you can have in the area. The recipes are all authentic family recipes which is perfect for this family owned establishment. The owners a ... read more
Ashley V. via yelp.com - Jul 5, 2020
Loved the service their and the food and wine was awesome. Service was fast and on point.
Ismaillah Jefferson-brown via google.com - Jul 4, 2020
Amazing culinary experience
One of my favorite restaurants ever! I'm not local so not many opportunities to visit. Jennifer, our lovely & attentive server was as charming as the cuisine. The journey started with a scrumptious fried oyster appetizer with an unexpected savory sauce. The apple gorgonzola salad...More ... read more
S W via tripadvisor.com - Jun 27, 2020
Authentic ... read more
Phillip Davis via google.com - Jun 25, 2020
Great food and atmosphere. The ...
Great food and atmosphere. The staff is super friendly. Shout out to James and Amber, who are always A-Mazing!!!!
Michael P. via yelp.com - Jun 23, 2020
We live 8 hours away and only get to enjoy this place twice a year but it never disappoints! Diane has been our server multiple times and she's just lovely! The wine selection is great and food is some of the best in Virginia Beach!
AGilbert via google.com - Jun 17, 2020
EXCELLENT ... read more
Connie Ward via google.com - Jun 17, 2020
The she crab soup is the star of the show and it does not disappoint. Still the GOAT of the she crab soup. Had the jumbo shrimp rose dish and hubby had the penne with marinara added sausage. Both dishes were tasty and the service was excellent. Highly recommended.
Lincoln Patrick via google.com - Jun 9, 2020
The best italian food in the area!!
Heather Rosati via google.com - Jun 6, 2020
Great atmosphere and great food ... read more
wesley reeners via google.com - Jun 5, 2020
We been going here for year's we love it. Everything is delicious.
philly Born via google.com - Jun 2, 2020
Great food👍 ... read more
Dru Montoya via google.com - May 20, 2020
Top notch food and service. We've been a long time customer and really like going in for an app and a few drinks and we can't wait until we can do it again. Since they have been doing take out and delivery only we've called in twice and the quality of the food as well as the staff has not changed a bit. Great people running a grea ... read more
Lee Sheridan via google.com - Apr 28, 2020
Great service! Food and atmosphere is amazing.
Alicia A via google.com - Apr 25, 2020
Love it! Amazing service, authentic, fresh and delicious food.
Alicia Arganza via google.com - Apr 25, 2020
We’re all hunkering down so try carry out!
We’ve always loved this restaurant and the people there and I want to say that you should try the carry out! It’s delicious, as always, and we help keep this great restaurant up and running!
psradd via tripadvisor.com - Apr 24, 2020
Craving for this, wanna taste Italian ...
Craving for this, wanna taste Italian Bistro..
Trekago C. via yelp.com - Apr 20, 2020
Delicious food and cocktails! You would never know by looking at it from the outside, but it's a very nice (slightly pricy) Italian restaurant. Definitely recommend ... read more
Madison Morrell via google.com - Apr 9, 2020
Amazing She Crab
Food was great and service was wonderful! Rachel was a pleasure! I am a 40+ year local and can’t believe this was my first visit. I just had to try the she crab soup and it did not disappoint. I also had the Crabtini and...More ... read more
aswoody1 via tripadvisor.com - Mar 24, 2020
I went here for my 21st birthday. The food was wonderful and my server, Diane was very informative and kind. 5 stars!!
H. Ivery via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
This is a local “old faithful”. The food is excellent and the service is always good. I like that I don’t have to drive all the way to one of the major shopping districts to eat at a good restaurant. Perfect for special occasions, date night, or dinner with girlfriends. I love the eggplant parmesan and penne allá vodka. The pomadoro ... read more
Angela S via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
We have always enjoyed eating here and last weekend was no exception! We had the veal and lasagne and it was amazing!!!
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Mar 14, 2020
Always great ... read more
ashleys via opentable.com - Mar 14, 2020
Some of the best pasta I've ever had!
Tanesha Reynoso via google.com - Mar 13, 2020
Great Italian food; award winning she crab soup. Pleasant server and ok atmosphere. Menino's Kempsville location ... read more
B W via google.com - Mar 12, 2020
Place looked a bit dated an at times it was hard to see the menu because the lighting is really dark. But overall really good food and the portions are big, you definitely will take some home. Their Tiramisu is really good and you can definitely tell is made there. Is a nice place to try if you are looking for good Italian food.
Mitsa Maldonado via google.com - Mar 12, 2020
Excellent Italian
Our food was excellent. My family and I sat in the bar area and had dinner last week. It was some of the best Italian I have ever had. Our server, Jeremy treated us extremely well. I highly recommend this place.
Nickisgreat via tripadvisor.com - Mar 12, 2020
Soup to Nuts Great
Chance meeting w/Bobby, a waiter, on the street who recommended come for dinner. Glad we listened to him, as it was our 1st time in VA Beach. A superb Italian meal & excellent and attentive service, thank you Bobby. Absolutely recommend!
barbarac822 via tripadvisor.com - Mar 12, 2020
Awesome Italian food. Highly recommend.
Debbie Stallings via google.com - Mar 10, 2020
Great Place.
We were staying at The Ocean Air Resort in Va. Beach. This quaint great restaurant was right across the street. Great food, service and just what we needed on a cold winter night. Love it.
Gloria B via tripadvisor.com - Mar 7, 2020
Food was very good, she crab soup may have been the best I ever had. Waitstaff were conscientious and provided good service. Ambience/physical setup is the biggest drawback, with multiple tables on a single long booth with little space in between. Other seating didn’t look much better, out in the open without much space. We are going ... read more
John via opentable.com - Mar 6, 2020
Came here with the boyfriend on ...
Came here with the boyfriend on Valentine's Day! Such a romantic hole in the wall. The food and wine was quite pricey, but it was worth it for a romantic day out with my guy. He ordered the chicken parmesan and it was delicious! I ordered the chicken marsala and it was was just okay, in my opinion. The side of pasta was alright too, ... read more
Cameron T. via yelp.com - Mar 4, 2020
Fantastic as usual. House wine choices are excellent. Food is always top notch.
uvachief via opentable.com - Mar 4, 2020
great food😁 ... read more
jurassic gamer via google.com - Mar 2, 2020
Our great server Bobby
My DECA group ate dinner at Mannino’s and our server Bobby was great. He was on time and very hospitable. 10/10.
Gardsilly via tripadvisor.com - Feb 28, 2020
Too Fut
I had the most enjoyable experience at Mannino’s The staff was very friendly and courteous. Bobby our waiter made the best recommendations from drinks/appetizers/entree and dessert. If you are ever in VA Beach looking for a great dining experience please come to Mannino’s and ask...More ... read more
493martinab via tripadvisor.com - Feb 28, 2020
Absolutely love this place!Try ...
Absolutely love this place!Try the she crab soup, it won't disappoint! Also make a reservation or you'll be left siting at the bar near ether front door freezing your butt off.
Brittany M. via yelp.com - Feb 28, 2020
It's Italian for sure
Table for two during restaurant week was fun. The specials weren't particularly attractive but we made do. The place was pretty quiet early in the evening and it was a weekday. Our server was very nice and helpful, patient too as we tried to decide...More ... read more
Columbo160 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 26, 2020
Food is fantastic and portions are extremely generous. Always have delicious leftovers the following day. Service is outstanding and the bartenders poor a great drink. Everything about the place is amazing. On my regular rotation of places to eat.
PeteK via opentable.com - Feb 26, 2020
Great food and atmosphere ... read more
Luke Jones via google.com - Feb 23, 2020
Food is amazing! So glad we came to try it out! The she-crab soup was the best I have ever had. The bruschetta was wholly cow! So good. House made fresh mozzarella!!!
Billie Jones via google.com - Feb 22, 2020
She crabcsoup is the best! Shrimp pasta was delicious! Amber was a great bartender.
Rusty Bishop via google.com - Feb 22, 2020
Overall, everything was very good. Was a little disappointed in she crab soup. Still good, but not quite as tasty and seemed thinned out. Small portion of shrimp scampi was a little too lemony. Still one of our favorite Italian eateries!
DonaldP via opentable.com - Feb 21, 2020
5:00 o’clock reservation dining room started out quiet. By 6 pm a few larger groups added to the din. Overall meal was awesome, happy hour wine was good too! She Crab soup was the best on the East coast!
DLeeBaker via opentable.com - Feb 20, 2020
Excellent food and service, mixed ambiance was odd fit.
Chris via google.com - Feb 19, 2020
When it comes to Italian restaurants ...
When it comes to Italian restaurants in the area, Mannino's tops my list as one of my favorites. My most recent visit was during Restaurant Week which made it a plus. I made sure to make reservations ahead of time. We arrived right when they opened a little after 5pm. By 5:30, tables were already filling up.
To my surprise, they
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Chris M. via yelp.com - Feb 18, 2020
Mannino’s
I was recommended to Mannino’s and took my son here for Valentine’s Day. We truly enjoyed our experience and our meal. I will be returning again to try other dishes. We ate the crab soup, eggplant Parmesan, chicken Parmesan and tiramisu for dessert.
Nedelka P via tripadvisor.com - Feb 16, 2020
I was recommended to Mannino’s and took my son here for Valentine’s Day. We truly enjoyed our experience and our meal. I will be returning again to try other dishes. We ate the crab soup, eggplant Parmesan, chicken Parmesan and tiramisu for dessert.
Tanisha Prins via google.com - Feb 16, 2020
I was recommended to Mannino's ...
I was recommended to Mannino's and took my son here for Valentine's Day.  We truly enjoyed our experience and our meal.  I will be returning again to try other dishes.   We ate the crab soup, eggplant Parmesan, chicken Parmesan and tiramisu for dessert.
Nedelka P. via yelp.com - Feb 16, 2020
The food was very delicious we had the Valentines Day specials. The chef truly makes wonderful specials for the menu on Valentines Day and continues to surprise us each year. Absolutely love this place, the staff are very courteous and attentive to the guests.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Very nice meal. Service was really good. Place needs to be updated ... read more
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Awesome food and service
Had dinner with friends this evening. The apps and entrees were all excellent. Our server Diane treated us like royalty, was extremely attentive and made sure everything was perfect. Will definitely return!
Leahlizz via tripadvisor.com - Feb 15, 2020
The service was fantastic. Esmeralda was very energetic and positive with knowledge of the menu and the specials. Her recommendations were spot on. The food was exceptional. The lobster bisque was the best my wife had ever had with large pieces of lobster. Too bad they only serve this on Valentines Day. The Veal Osso Buca was fantast ... read more
Fairone via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
We love this place, it’s our new favorite. Part of the reason we love it, amazing food but, Esmerelda is the best. I worked on restaurants for twenty years and I truly appreciate great service.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
I was recommended to Mannino’s and took my son here for Valentine’s Day. We truly enjoyed our experience and our meal. I will be returning again to try other dishes. We ate the crab soup, eggplant Parmesan, chicken Parmesan and tiramisu for dessert.
TanishaP via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
The rock fish special was delicious and our waitress made the meal delightful and fun.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 15, 2020
Soup & salad
This was the best salad I have ever had baring none. I really didn't expect it would have such a wonderful selection of ingredients, great house dressing. The she crab soup could do with a little less salt, but still yummy ... read more
cdodd0545 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 11, 2020
Restaurant week visit but we have been many times and love the food and service at Mannino’s.
geno07 via opentable.com - Feb 8, 2020
Wait staff was wonderful and attentive. Food was great.
steveheb via opentable.com - Feb 8, 2020
Went on a Sat nite with 5PM reservations. The food was great, especially the NYC Peppers appetizer. The spaghetti and meatballs pomazane was great also. Only downfall was cappuchino was flat and cold. The price of the meal was good and the service was excellent. As we were leaving the place was packed and a long waiting line, which t ... read more
GeorgeS via opentable.com - Feb 8, 2020
Food was great ... read more
Lawrence Pitts via google.com - Feb 8, 2020
Great food, fantastic service ... read more
LouisM via opentable.com - Feb 7, 2020
Very enjoyable dinner. The restaurant week specials were outstanding.
OpenTable Diner via opentable.com - Feb 5, 2020
consistently wonderful in every way which is why we return often ... read more
BonnieL via opentable.com - Feb 5, 2020
As usual dinner was excellent. Restaurant week menu was great. So happy to see the best She Crab soup on the menu. Diane my waitress never disappoints. I love this restaurant!!!!!
Beeta215 via opentable.com - Feb 5, 2020
We went for restaurant week. The food and service were spot on. Mannino’s continues to offer the best value during restaurant week offering all of our favorite appetizers, entrees, and desserts to choose from. They also have happy hour drink prices throughout the restaurant until 6:30 pm. The food and service keeps us coming bac ... read more
Foodwinefun via opentable.com - Feb 5, 2020
Since it was restaurant they decreased the portion size by about half except the desserts. Haven’t found ... read more
gammy via opentable.com - Feb 4, 2020
Food was excellent as always as was the service. The crab soup still the best in Tidewater by far.
TomJ via opentable.com - Feb 4, 2020
Like to eat there good service.
JONAS WRIGHT via google.com - Feb 4, 2020
Need to update the booth cushions do make it more comfortable.
Lise via opentable.com - Feb 4, 2020
another wonderful dinner experience--- a slight hiccup with 1 meal but all got worked out. Loved the restaurant week choices--- awaiting word on a Wine Dinner ---soon hopefully Excellent job by Diane our server. will be back soon thanks ... read more
VirginiaA via opentable.com - Feb 3, 2020
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