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This was our second visit to this location. Because #covidsucks my husband and I did a stay-cation i
This was our second visit to this location. Because #covidsucks my husband and I did a stay-cation instead of our yearly escape to Key West, hence the reason we were at the Oceanfront vice closer to home at the Princess Anne location. Much like our first visit to the Atlantic Ave store, the hostess situation needs improvement. Howeve ... read more
Tracy F. via yelp.com - Feb 13, 2021
Do you not want just good Italian food but GREAT Italian food? The this IS the place. The best. My fave... The gnocchi.
Audra Byrn via google.com - Feb 12, 2021
When we got to Mannino’s for dinner we just knew the food would be delicious and authentic. The menu
When we got to Mannino’s for dinner we just knew the food would be delicious and authentic. The menu is full of so many good options it was hard to choose! I went with the tortellini Mannino and was so impressed (I highly recommend this menu item!). My husband loved the chicken parmesan. The portions were so large we had leftovers an ... read more
haleyw349 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 12, 2021
My wife and I eat here often and we love it. Wait staff is always polite and speedy. The food is alw
My wife and I eat here often and we love it. Wait staff is always polite and speedy. The food is always hot and cooked correctly.
Kyle T. via yelp.com - Feb 6, 2021
Best she crab soup in Hampton Roads! The food and service never disappoint at Mannino’s! Hot and del
Best she crab soup in Hampton Roads! The food and service never disappoint at Mannino’s! Hot and delicious pasta 🍝 ... read more
386joannes via tripadvisor.com - Feb 5, 2021
Wow! what a fantastic experience and superb Italian food. Great service the wait was worth it.
Wow! what a fantastic experience and superb Italian food. Great service the wait was worth it.
Sophia J. via yelp.com - Feb 3, 2021
Loved the crab soup. Great flavor. Good amount of tasty crab. Fried oyster appetizer was also tasty. Seafood pasta had very tasty large shrimp. Service was a bit slow - but we came at a peak time when very busy.
Jared Wolfe via google.com - Jan 31, 2021
Had a great time and dinner, service was great too!!! Forgot to take pic of good. Will return.
Denise Simmons via google.com - Jan 31, 2021
My wife and I did takeout here and we thought the food and customer service was great. We will be back sometime and actually sit in the restaurant so more to follow.
Daniel Corey via google.com - Jan 29, 2021
My go-to for comforting Italian food and the most decadent she crab soup around. A glass of wine, a
My go-to for comforting Italian food and the most decadent she crab soup around. A glass of wine, a cup of she crab, and a plate of spaghetti and (huge) meatballs... This is what dreams are made of.
Cassie W. via yelp.com - Jan 24, 2021
Fabulous meal Friday eve! Had to come back Sat eve! Ask for Bobby to be your server! He is welcoming
Fabulous meal Friday eve! Had to come back Sat eve! Ask for Bobby to be your server! He is welcoming knowledgeable and a pleasure to be with!
davidmN2040TQ via tripadvisor.com - Jan 23, 2021
My friend and I weren't particularly hungry since we had downed margaritas earlier at Guad's. We opted for their prize-winning She-crab soup and shared a Caesar. Bobby's timing was superb; attentive but not intrusive. He was also the bartender and made a mean Espresso martini. Highly recommend the restaurant... And ask for Bobby. --- ... read more
Megan Whitherspoon via google.com - Jan 20, 2021
She crab soup is the best I've ...
She crab soup is the best I've ever had!! The pasta was amazing!! The waiter Scottie was awesome!! We'll definitely be back!!
Mike C. via yelp.com - Jan 16, 2021
The food was incredible, definitely the best calamari and veal parmesan I've ever had! The service was outstanding, the restaurant is very nice and clean and they follow all covid guidelines.
Jessica, Nisbet via google.com - Jan 13, 2021
Beautiful Atmosphere, Delicious Fresh Food, Rachel is an excellent waitress very pleasant. Always A Place I Want To Come Back To Very Enjoyable🙂 ... read more
Susan Carter via google.com - Jan 12, 2021
Absolutely fantastic service, food,and ambience...ask for Diane to serve you,she was amazing from start to finish, we started with she crab 🦀 🍲 soup and its the best I've had period! Entrées were chicken Parmagia, Manicotti, and spaghetti 🍝 which was excellent! As a Google guide,I post alot of reviews and keep it real,...this place i ... read more
Ricky Wysong via google.com - Jan 12, 2021
We talked ourselves into trying this place but didn’t expect much. Very pleasantly surprised and impressed. I think we ate here every day of our 4 day trip lol. Great food, great service (Adam & another guy who’s name slips my mind but he said his brother also works there). I told my sister this place makes Olive Garden the McDonald’ ... read more
Hannah Cooper via google.com - Jan 7, 2021
Best Shecrab soup on the East Coast.
Mike Masek via google.com - Dec 31, 2020
Unexpected
We talked ourselves into trying this place but didn’t expect much. Very pleasantly surprised and impressed. I think we ate here every day of our 4 day trip lol. Great food, great service (Adam & another guy who’s name slips my mind but he said...his brother also works there). I told my sister this place makes Olive Garden the McDona ... read more
Checkitout2020 via tripadvisor.com - Dec 24, 2020
THE SHE  That is all..
THE SHE  

That is all........get there! You're welcome!!!!!!!! And I'm a she crab soup snob , so just go try it!
Latoyia S. via yelp.com - Dec 22, 2020
The best Italian restaurant in ...
The best Italian restaurant in Virginia Beach, hands down! The food is delicious, staff is friendly, and the portions are good. I order the she crab soup and lasagna every time I go, but you can't go wrong with whatever you order.
Tyler V. via yelp.com - Dec 18, 2020
BEST SHE-CRAB SOUP I have ever ...
BEST SHE-CRAB SOUP I have ever had. Their food can tend to be pricey but the ambiance, service, drinks and food are delicious and well worth it. Perfect for date night or any special occasion.
Susan D. via yelp.com - Dec 18, 2020
Nice Italian Restaurant
We were looking for a nice Italian Restaurant and tried Mannio's for the first time. The chicken parmesan was very good. We also had chicken picante it was good not excellent. I like chicken that has a nice golden sautéed color to it it was...snow white. The appetizer was fried mozzarella and zucchini. Cheese was very tasty but it w ... read more
Worldtraveler4455555 via tripadvisor.com - Dec 13, 2020
A+++ Thank you to server Bobby
My friend and I weren't particularly hungry since we had downed margaritas earlier at Guad's. We opted for their prize-winning She-crab soup and shared a Caesar. Bobby's timing was superb; attentive but not intrusive. He was also the bartender and made a mean Espresso martini....Highly recommend the restaurant... And ask for Bobby. - ... read more
TinaVB757 via tripadvisor.com - Dec 11, 2020
Ambiance was amazing, food was even better!! Loved this place ... read more
Alan L via google.com - Dec 9, 2020
Delicious Italian Food!
Oh my gosh, the food was delicious! We ordered linguini with meatballs. The sauce was perfect and the meatballs were huge! In fact, my meal was enough for two meals! When we went to order and carry out our dinner and had 5 little dogs,...they had no problem letting us wait in the lobby and have our beer. In fact the manager came out ... read more
928sarat via tripadvisor.com - Nov 29, 2020
CRAB SOUP AND CHEESE RAVIOLI.
Limited seating because of covid. Dinner only offered. I made it a point to be here immediately after the restaurant opened. I was seated right away. Courteous service. I started off with the crab soup. Delicious. Then onto the cheese ravioli entrée. Very tasty. An...enjoyable dining experience.mMore ... read more
Bunmaster2014 via tripadvisor.com - Nov 28, 2020
Best Italian restaurant in Virginia Beach. Their prices are reasonable, their atmosphere is great, and their flavors are amazing. I highly recommend them.
Dennis Riordan via google.com - Nov 27, 2020
OMG, Mannino's Italian Bistro was ...
OMG, Mannino's Italian Bistro was truly great. This place is awesome at what it does. My friend had several items from their menu, but he believes that their Pollo Con Peperoni is just simply amazing. The team is really friendly. We're excited to try more options soon.
Nick b. via yelp.com - Nov 24, 2020
Make reservations well in advance
Because of COVID19 seating in this smaller restaurant is quite limited so reservations, especially on weekends, are a must. This is a dinner only restaurant. We were promptly seated in a small corner table for two and immediately brought water, warm crusty bread, and olive...oil and vinegar for dipping. The menu, though not exception ... read more
wxprof via tripadvisor.com - Nov 13, 2020
Excellent service from the young gentleman. Delicious food topped off with a half off Monday night bottle of wine. More people should know about this little gem.
Michael Underhill via google.com - Nov 9, 2020
One of my favorite spots for italian food. Everyone at our table was enjoying everything. Fast, efficient, and courteous service. Food is similar to a place in San Francisco I liked.
Lucille Randall via google.com - Nov 8, 2020
My top place for delicious italian food. It was so appetizing. The service was very friendly and attentive. The bill was fair. Food is like a restaurant in Louisville I liked.
Avery Donaldson via google.com - Nov 6, 2020
Decor is a little old and outdated ...
Decor is a little old and outdated in my opinion but the restaurant is clean. The waitress was very sweet and knowledgeable. Food was great and fresh just wish the atmosphere was a little fresher.
China M. via yelp.com - Nov 2, 2020
Celebrated my mother's birthday here. Great food, nice atmosphere well trained staff!
Patrick Espino via google.com - Oct 29, 2020
Loved it! Delicious food, fantastic service. Eli was amazing. Great memories for our family and we will be back.
Rebecca Steiner via google.com - Oct 27, 2020
Best experience ever from start to finish. Our server Elijah was great and his attention to detail and knowledge of the menu was amazing. Per his recommendation I had the Alfredo which was quite delicious!! Finished off my meal with the strawberry gelato. Perfect ending to a great night and meal. If you’re ever in the area I would re ... read more
Mandy via google.com - Oct 24, 2020
Amazing food, amazing service
Always a perfect dinner. Diane was absolutely amazing - recommended great wine, timing of our courses was perfect. 10/10!
Debstew0 via tripadvisor.com - Oct 17, 2020
Excellent food, great drinks
Excellent food, great drinks nice atmosphere...husband will eat just about anything and I’m a picky vegetarian and both of us loved the meal! Bobby our server went above and beyond for us, made great recommendations and was extremely helpful and friendly!
samsonsmom82 via tripadvisor.com - Oct 10, 2020
Best Italian in the area, hands down.
Greg Stockburger via google.com - Oct 9, 2020
Wonderful service,food and atmosphere ... read more
catherine reeners via google.com - Oct 9, 2020
Best Authentic Italian Food
This is the best Italian restaurant we have been to, as well as some of the best food from a restaurant overall. Tast homemade. We are an Italian family and this food was totally authentic and comforting. Clams appetizer, frutti de mar and the bread...were so simply perfect. And the Scampi Rose was something I will crave later. Wine ... read more
U6677SRkristys via tripadvisor.com - Oct 9, 2020
Outstanding food and service!
This was our second time eating here and the food and service was impeccable. Vasili, who was our server, made sure we were happy with the appetizer and our food selections and he was friendly and informative and someone we would love to see again...when we visit again. Would recommend to anyone who enjoys great Italian food and good ... read more
dawnwM7860MO via tripadvisor.com - Oct 7, 2020
Finally tried it. It is a great locally owned Italian restaurant that makes fresh food and has a terrific menu, delicious food, many wines & dessert selections. A little pricey, but great for a romantic date night. The staff were very attentive. Will be back for an anniversary dinner!
Amber McCulloch via google.com - Oct 6, 2020
Excellent food. Excellent service.
Leslie LaPorta via google.com - Oct 5, 2020
italian food, my preferred treat. Staff is always super even when they have a full house. Really nothing but good experiences here.
april calderon via google.com - Oct 3, 2020
They have definitely upped their ...
They have definitely upped their takeout game since the last time I ordered. They have also improved the containers they use for takeout. The food was as delicious as ever.
Rebecca G. via yelp.com - Oct 2, 2020
Amazing!! The gluten free noodles are to die for!!! Alfredo is incredible ... read more
Lindsay Combs via google.com - Oct 1, 2020
Great dinner, server, and atmosphere!
Such a wonderful experience here for our first time! Our server, Bobby, was so knowledgeable and friendly and explained the menu to with great detail, as well as recommended excellent dishes. Food and atmosphere was great! Can’t wait to come again!
christinahZ2869AR via tripadvisor.com - Sep 24, 2020
Great authentic Italian food! She crab soup was amazing! For those who rate it low I think is really based on personal preference..I thought it was one of the best I’ve e we had - and I am from MD! Overall, great food and atmosphere! Highly recommend.
Chelsea G. via google.com - Sep 23, 2020
Top Notch Italian 100% Recommend
We came in with a party of six around 6:50 and were told a table would be ready by 7:30 so we went shopping around the strip and returned around 7:25 and were greeted and seated immediately. The waitress although seemingly maybe shy or put...off by a party of teens and young adults was extremely nice, most of us had never eaten at a ... read more
626loganc via tripadvisor.com - Sep 23, 2020
Great Place
Dinner was incredible and we really enjoyed the hospitality of our server bobby. Would recommend and as great family restaurant.
123jeremyd via tripadvisor.com - Sep 19, 2020
Quality Italian food, my grandmother is from Sicily and I know good authentic Italian food ... read more
Lori Samson via google.com - Sep 19, 2020
AMAZING!
Joyce Smith via google.com - Sep 17, 2020
VIP
Went to Manninos at the ocean front for the first time and Misty and her trainee, Irene gave us Excellent service! We had all 4 courses and even spoke with the Chef! I can’t rave enough about the homemade mozzarella and chicken Marsala. Absolutely will...be back! 🤤More ... read more
katieaR4555HO via tripadvisor.com - Sep 16, 2020
Absolutely delicious!
Amazingly delicious! Our waiter Bobby was terrific! The she crab soup is award winning and it shows. So many wonderful choices for a delicious meal!
lisacB412VC via tripadvisor.com - Sep 13, 2020
This is a favorite Italian for ...
This is a favorite Italian for our family.  Its kid friendly.  We have 4 kids!  Everyone can get something they just love here.  That is not something that is easily accomplished with a large family.  When we bring the kids, we eat here almost every day.

My husband and I come here too eat alone too.  Order off the "Chef's Spec
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Jannelle H. via yelp.com - Sep 13, 2020
Dinner with Vasili
Vasili was incredible and so kind the entire meal. Continued to make sure we were taken care of the entire time and always had our drinks topped off, incredible meal!!
anthonymM6136FF via tripadvisor.com - Sep 12, 2020
The BESt she crab soup. They aren't ...
The BESt she crab soup. They aren't lying. We also love the fried oysters. Whatever sauce they use is delicious. Honestly, I have nothing negative say. Great spot.
Dom P. via yelp.com - Sep 12, 2020
BEST food, BEST service!
My husband and I came in this evening for a quiet Italian dinner. We were not disappointed! Bobby was our server, and he was phenomenal! He was extremely knowledgeable and attentive to us! We had the Gorgonzola bruschetta which was fabulous. The perfect appetizer to...More ... read more
pudds412 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 11, 2020
First off the place is small, cozy, and very welcoming. The food was AMAZING. I ordered the eggplant parmesan with a side of broccolini. I ended up dipping my bread in the butter from my broccolini and it was to die for! I will be back. Also the customer service was amazing as well.
KaDeidre Bickley via google.com - Sep 11, 2020
Take out Italian
So, when you drive 1/2 an hour one way to get take out, you are taking a chance. Not here. Their takeout was better than most restaurants dine in meals. I’m not kidding. Fantastic bruschetta, pasta was on point, delicious soups, perfectly cooked seafood. And,...More ... read more
tpr7340 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 10, 2020
Tonight we celebrated our 20th ...
Tonight we celebrated our 20th Wedding Anniversary at Mannino's Italian Bistro located at 4402 Princess Ann Road in the heart of Virginia Beach.

They are taking Social Distancing very seriously as their customers are required to wear masks and all of the staff were wearing masks as well.

Our server, Rachel (also the ma
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Bob R. via yelp.com - Sep 9, 2020
Decided on Italian for the evening ...
Decided on Italian for the evening and of course I referred to Yelp for suggestions. Food was delicious. Eggplant was cooked perfectly. Oysters were huge and cooked perfectly. The service was great. The young man that was our waiter was very helpful and informed of all the menu choices. It was a pleasure chatting with him after dinne ... read more
Dani L. via yelp.com - Sep 4, 2020
My husband and I ate at the restaurant on Atlantic Avenue! It was wonderful, we had the best waitress, Esmeralda!! The food was excellent! Thank you!
Cindy Beck via google.com - Aug 31, 2020
Awesome food! The best! Service was extraordinary. Generous portions I drove 30 miles to eat there.
Betsie Leahy via google.com - Aug 22, 2020
Delicious Italian food!
Delicious Italian food! We had the veal parm & chicken Alfredo and each were amazing. We ordered to go & it was still perfect.
JES522 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 20, 2020
Absolutely incredible food.
Hannah Lancaster via google.com - Aug 14, 2020
We really enjoyed ourselves.
We really enjoyed ourselves. We picked this spot based on our love of Italian food and their high rating on Trip advisor. The food was excellent. The bread was served warm and the olive oil dip was delicious. The onion soup was good (although a...More ... read more
PADad101 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 13, 2020
Food 😋
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
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