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1550 Pleasant Valley Rd, Manchester, CT 06040-1637
(860) 644-7095
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
It was a good experience

I was yesterday there, good hosting, clean and wide restaurant. Our servers were nice and helpful they gave us the right suggestions and the food was delicious. NB: Unlimited Salad, Breadsticks and soups if you order an entrée.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2015
Yassine A
via mobile
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

I was yesterday there, good hosting, clean and wide restaurant. Our servers were nice and helpful they gave us the right suggestions and the food was delicious. NB: Unlimited Salad, Breadsticks and soups if you order an entrée.

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Thank Yassine A
East Hartford, Connecticut
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185 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Haven't been here in a long time because it's usually very crowded. We happened to be in the area and noticed there were no lines so we stopped in for a quick lunch. We were seated quickly and placed our order. The meals were great, can't beat the free salad and breadsticks. Everything was very good.

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Thank Jaguar002
islamorada
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

A new distraction to your table - looks like a mini pad. In case you don't hear them do not play the game, you will be charged $1.99 and they will not remove it. Also, the waitress stands over you, as this is how you pay the bill. I felt that she had chosen the percentage of her tip, so... More 

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Thank Tristate2015
Crystal Springs, Mississippi
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

Service was excellent with plenty of special attention to the 18-month-old accompanying us. The food as always was dependably delicious!

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Thank rjwilson3
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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172 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Our waitress only came to our table 3 times. Someone other than our waitress brought our food. That's not uncommon, but no one came to check on us or ask if we needed refills after we'd taken a few bites. I don't like that because if there's a problem, you're going to know it after 2 minutes. A manager came... More 

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Thank Skippermark
Connecticut
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Eat here last night with the family. The waiter was very nice, polite and professional , however , when we ordered drinks from the bar he came back several times to say that they didn't have the ingredients to make this or that drink. After several different drink request finally got one . Then asked for a diet beverage got... More 

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Thank thom1223
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Eaten here before seems to be hit or miss, although this time was not a miss it was close, seems like they are short of help lately, however most disturbing is they now have those tablets on the table for ordering/ paying your bill or whatever rather than having human contact with a server, I immediately removed it from our... More 

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Thank Teamster671
connecticut
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We went to Olive Garden last night. While the white wine that I had was good the quality of food was very poor. Only the soup was good. We ordered stuffed mushrooms. The mushrooms were raw and the stuffing was only warm. The taste was not at all good. For dinner I ordered the baked Tilapia with shrimp. The tilapia... More 

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Thank traveler1661
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

A lovely place to dine with my grandchildren because they love the bread sticks. I like the potato and sausage soup. The rest of the Italian entrees are okay for chain restaurant

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Thank Velma Sue
Niagara Falls, Canada
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114 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Host lady to greet us was a joke- pissed off- annoyed looking and half time on the mike to cover her 'don't care attitude'. Felt rushed and staff kept asking if food was ok- annoying- once is enough- even some guy jumped in and asked- manager- that makes 4 times? Vegetarian food selection ok but bland tasting- we had 3... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1550 Pleasant Valley Rd, Manchester, CT 06040-1637
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: (860) 644-7095

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?