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Chef Vola's

111 S. Albion Pl. (Pacific Ave.) Send to Phone
A bit of theater to digest along with hearty Italian-American fare.

Dinner Tues.-Sun.
  • Dress code: Casual dressy
  • No Credit Cards
  • Reservations required

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Chef Vola's Restaurant Review

: What looks like a clapboard house in an old neighborhood, complete with a Madonna statue in the sideyard, is a restaurant that’s been in business since 1921. The fiction is that you have to know somebody to get in, and with its long list of regulars, you’d almost believe that's true. The website requires a password, and does not provide a phone number or address, although the information has been widely published elsewhere. The portions are large and generally Italian-American favorites, such as veal Parmigiana and pasta with any sauce. Ricotta pie is a satisfying dessert. Service is efficient if a bit theatrical. Wine can be ordered from a nearby store.


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