Trilussa La Trattoria

401 W Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Customer Reviews (11 reviews)

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on Citysearch Dec 21, 2008
Trilussa's is an institution. It has been around for years and has some of the best authentic Italian food around. The first time I ate there I actually ordered take-out. I went back into the kitchen while the owner... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 27, 2006
OK, OK, it is a next door neighbor to University Massage, but University Massage was there before Trilussa, and will be there when they're gone. My wife and I have wanted to try this place on numerous trips to Chapel... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 12, 2006
<b>In Short<br></b>One chef-owner, one waiter and a few linen-dressed cafe table makes up this eatery's atmosphere. You'll see UNC sophisticates dressed up for a date, academic Chapel Hillians in search of a... (more)


on Citysearch May 01, 2006
My wife and I had an excellent time dining at Trilussa last night. The service from our waitress and the chef/owner was exceptional throughout the meal; Giovanni even sent us a free glass of recommended wine to try... (more)

Jenny P.

on Judys Book Apr 10, 2006
So I've been to this restaurant once, and I honestly didn't like the food at all. The pasta I ordered was way too greasy and not very tasty. Not to mention, the prices were way too expensive. The restaurant is really... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 05, 2006
I've lived in New York for a long time and frequented many places on Mulberry St. The decor and single chef-owner might throw one off at first, but it gives me the nostalgia of the mom-and-pop kind of restaurant I... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 17, 2006
Upon entering the restaurant, my significant other and I found the ambience to be quaint and reminiscent of Epcot Center. The server was very nice and welcoming. But let's cut to the chase: it took FOREVER for us to get... (more)

L G.

on Judys Book Sep 02, 2005
Trilussa's is a great little tucked away restaraunt on Franklin Street that has a good variety of vegetarian options. It also has yummy meat dishes so it is a great place to go with a group of mixed eaters. It is not the... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 21, 2005
Service was almost adequate; not great, and my salmon was overcooked and the sauce watery. On the other hand, my companion enjoyed his food and the stuffed mushroom appetizer was good. This place's feel is more like a... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 23, 2002
My wife and I had the pleasure of dinning at Trilussa for our wedding night dinner. I had called ahead and made reservations and explanied the importance of the evening. When we arrived, the waiter escorted us to a... (more)
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