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50 Albany Tpke, Canton, CT 06019-2516
860-693-2211
Today
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 11
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Always the Best!

First of all, I must address the negative reviewer. This place is tiny, like a NYC bistro. Get over it, it's part of the experience. Reservations are a NORMAL part of life, get over that as well. The food is fresh, and the owner likes to know how much to buy/prepare. It's not brain surgery. Try to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 30, 2014
phoebessh
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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  • Reservations
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

First of all, I must address the negative reviewer. This place is tiny, like a NYC bistro. Get over it, it's part of the experience. Reservations are a NORMAL part of life, get over that as well. The food is fresh, and the owner likes to know how much to buy/prepare. It's not brain surgery. Try to think beyond your... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews 100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The sauces make all the dishes here! If you love pasta, you certainly need to try here! I had such a beautiful meal with my family!

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Hartford, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

best Italian food in the Farmington Valley. Interior is on the small side, but the food is top notch. Another bonus, it is BYOB. Garlic Bread is a must. Every pasta dish has been superb. Service is A+ as well.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The dishes are out of this world. The array of appetizers is fantastic. Creativity abounds with bursting flavors. The main dishes are very delicious and large. That you can bring your own booze truly helps keep the cost down. However the tightness of seating the often stifling temperature and the very poor acoustics keep me from going often. I have... More 

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Canton, CT
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I'm hearing a bunch of negative reviews on a place that should have nothing by rave reviews. I'm sure the disappointed diners may have been looking for something like a pizzaria. This is not a Pizzaria. This is, however, an authentic, Itialian restaurant with wonderful meals and BYOB. I've been here a number of times and everytime this place impressed... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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44 reviews 44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Hm, sad to say, I had hoped for more, despite the bad reviews on here. Firstly, two waitresses work together, one is really nice, the other, well, don't get on her bad side!! Salads are just plain lettuce with dressing. Boring. Garlic bread that costs extra, too small. Pasta dishes just ok, sauce not anything out if the ordinary. It's... More 

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Collinsville, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

First off, the place is so small that you can watch the chef and the dishwasher as you eat! It's located in a strip mall. When I walked in the door no one greeted me so I sat myself (there were only 2 tables occupied). The waitress came to my table and asked if I had a reservation (I laughed... More 

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I went back to Buon Appetito after hearing friends rave about the place - because others in the group wanted to try it. A few years back I was unimpressed, and it's gotten worse. We had reservations which was likely unnecessary - when we arrived we made our way around a very long table to the booth beyond, assuming they... More 

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Avon, Connecticut
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

A friend and I went for an early dinner. Our waitress (Lee) was excellent. She gave a very detailed list of the specials. We were served very quickly, but not rushed at all. It was a pleasant experience. My entree was the lemon chicken over linguini and it was very good. Brought about half home, as the portion was most... More 

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Avon, Connecticut
Top Contributor
219 reviews 219 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
416 helpful votes 416 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Went for dinner with my wife last night. I had been there once before, 6 yrs ago, for an office party. We brought our own wine-bottles already opened, $1.50 pp corkage fee. Started out nice. Empty restaurant (no other patrons at 5:45). Waitress was friendly, explained the deletions from the menu before she described the specials. Very small place. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 50 Albany Tpke, Canton, CT 06019-2516
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: 860-693-2211

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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