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Tonelli's Restaurant

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41 Grassy Plain St, Bethel, CT 06801-2050
203-794-0298
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
New Name, Great Service !

First time here at PARMA's since they changed hands from Tonelli's. Service was excellent, food come out fast & Hot. Looks like they did a little remodeling, place was clean. Only complaint in our party was the Fri-Diablo shrimp & pasta did Not have any spice to it, sauce was very bland. Others... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
CT55AND56
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Connecticut
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English first
Connecticut
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

First time here at PARMA's since they changed hands from Tonelli's. Service was excellent, food come out fast & Hot. Looks like they did a little remodeling, place was clean. Only complaint in our party was the Fri-Diablo shrimp & pasta did Not have any spice to it, sauce was very bland. Others enjoyed their meals, bread very very good....... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

So glad you changed your name to Parma! I have nothing but good things to say about your restaurant.. Enjoyable and great menu!

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Buenos Aires
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63 restaurant reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I hadn't been here for years because I didn't particularly like the old owners but now that it has changed hands, I stopped in and had some bar food and a bottle of wine. Prices were reasonable and food was good. I'll go back.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I think change the name and advertise in news paper... Excellent food... Our server Chris went above n beyond!

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Lexington, Massachusetts, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The service was absolutely horrible. Judging by the fact that everyone around was served. They seemed to do a good job on small tables and large groups. Our group of 6 must have fallen between the cracks.

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Danbury
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This was our first time back since Tonelli's re-opened and we were thrilled to find they were better than before! There were four in our party, my parents and my husband and myself, and we had a great night out. The food was fabulous... I had the soft-shell crabs, a Special that night that was to die for! Our waitress... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Two steps above average. We have lunch here frequently as it is close, portions are more then ample and price is reasonable. Main reason is the super service from the waitress, kim. She is often the only waitress on and she can handle it with great efficiency! The food is consistently good and they will do what they can to... More 

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Old Forge, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

i was in a group of about 20 served family style. The food, ziti in a kind of vodka sauce, eggplant parm, and chicken piccata was just outstanding. There were at least 12 huge platters for the 20 of us. This was not your average steam table or buffet food. This food was totally outstanding. The service equalled the food.

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Redding, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

We have been going to tonellis for lunch, dinner and drinks for the past 3years. The only reason we go there is because of Henry, the very attentive and efficient bartender. It seemed like whenever henry was working there was a packed bar, because he had a great following. After 20 years, the new owners have recently fired him for... More 

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Bethel, Connecticut
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Warm,accomodating and friendly staff. Fresh pasta dishes are delicious and plentiful. Interactive live music , always a crowd pleaser. Owner Mike and wife mingle and make everyone feel like family.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41 Grassy Plain St, Bethel, CT 06801-2050
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: 203-794-0298

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?