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Tambascio"s Italian Grill

1 Dodgingtown Road, Newtown, CT 06470
(203) 426-2715
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Ranked #3 of 46 Restaurants in Newtown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Cuisines: American, Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
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English first
Southbury, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

My husband and I had dinner this evening, and, as usual, were blown away by any entree we select. My husband had linguine with red clam sauce, served in a huge bowl with a generous amount of clams, both in shell and shucked. The Italian dressing on the salad was wonderfully complex .Pasta fagioli soup was served piping hot with... More

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

friend's have been telling me about this italian grill . so i went there on aug.8th 2014 and i had a really nice dinner . food was really good , staff very friendly and always there for you every need. i had a server by the name of dale , really nice young man. i actually left something at this... More

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Bethel, Connecticut
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Had another great meal here - service was great, fast and pleasant!! We will be back!! John the owner always takes time to come around and check on you it is a nice touch!!

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Danbury, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Always excellent and constant meal. We had fried calamari appetizer and seafood platter over linguine and the Sole Calabrese style and all were great. Great service as always

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Middlebury, Connecticut
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94 reviews 94 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

While the service is usually good and the staff is very friendly, the food can be a problem. At our last outing they were promoting a Sunday night prix fixe dinner which turned out to be talapia (YUK) served under the guise of filet of sole. There is a profound difference between the two and this deception has caused us... More

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Newtown CT
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

They are the friendliest restaurateur and always deliver a high quality delicious meal., Pizza is excellent NY style, and the menu is varied and excellent. I reccomend Tambascio to all who come to Newtown

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Monroe
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My wife and I had dinner here yesterday for Mothers Day. We never ate lunch and went for an early dinner. About 4PM. When we walked in there were already people eating. I was surprised because it was so early. The restaurant looked nice. There was an atrium where we were seated in the corner. I did ask for a... More

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Newtown, CT
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The perfect balance of excellent food and excellent service!! The restaurant has a great family friend atmosphere to it and you are treated as if you are the only person dining there. Everything on the menu is great you will not be disappointed in anything you order.

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redding,ct
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

John and his staff at Tambascio's do a wonderful job of taking care of their customers and cooking great consistant food. My wife and I have been regular visitors since they opened. My favoirite dish is their SOLE CALABRESE. It is the BEST. Thanks John!

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Newtown, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Our favorite dish is the grilled salmon and risotto!!! John's the best!!! The salads are the best in the area for value and variety.

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