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All 40 Niantic Restaurants

Illiano's Grill

228 Flanders Rd, Niantic, CT 06357-1201
860-739-7017
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Ranked #12 of 40 Restaurants in Niantic
Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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English first
Oakdale, Connecticut
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Good pizza, complementary slice while you wait , decent grinders and prices. Decor could use a freshening , service is fast and friendly. Not the best pizza, but quite good, for this pizza snob!

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Halifax, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We live in Massachusetts, but we first discovered Illiano's about 20 years ago when my husband was in the Army Reserves at his two week training camp, and his friend took him there. My sister lives in NJ, and several times a year we make the trip across Connecticut (on route 95) to visit. It is always worth the stop... More 

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Niantic, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Every Friday friends and I gather at Illiano's for food and good conversation. The staff is friendly and give a warm welcome. The food is average and typical Italian fare. The service is inconsistent from week to week. A friend in the group ordered first and received his meal last. But if you're with a group, Illliano's provides great garlic... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Dropped in and grabbed a couple slices of pizza to take back to the hotel. Great staff. Welcoming. Offered the sample slice of pizza while I waited. Many options of pre-made pizzas which they quickly heat for you. It was very good. Will return. Recommended.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

East Lyme/Niantic's pizza is the world's greatest! I was raised there. Nothing is better than their meatball pizza. It's pricey, but totally worth it.

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Rhode Island
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Recommended as a very good Italian restaurant. Our meal was less than satisfactory. Soup was reheated in Microwave, White sauce on veal chicken was watery and not cooked properly. Coffee was burnt. It is a Pizza place, which we should have stuck to something a little more simple.

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Colchester
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

After reading these reviews, I wish I had ordered pizza when I went to this restaurant for the first time today. Our waitress was excellent and very attentive, but we were in there for what seemed like forever because of a kitchen hold up. As an appetizer we shared the calamari, which unfortunately favored quantity over quality- way too much... More 

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East Lyme, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Vey good Pizza place in Niantic, CT. I always go there when I am in the mood for some good tasty Pizza..!!

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Niantic, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have only gotten take out pizza and subs there. The food is really good but getting in and out of the parking lot can be a challenge. Also, even though I called in advance, I have still had to wait for the food. I only wish they had delivery.

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Niantic, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner tonight from illianos. 1/24/14 we have had just about everything on the menu over the last couple of years. Hands down illianos has the best linguini and white clam sauce in the area. Fetuccini Alfredo is Devine . The DW always gets this . Pizza is so so. Tough crust, for me . Too chewy. More often than... More 

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Additional Information about Illiano's Grill

Address: 228 Flanders Rd, Niantic, CT 06357-1201
Phone Number: 860-739-7017
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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