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Villa Italia

26 Mill River Street, Stamford, CT 06902
2033487742
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Ranked #26 of 390 Restaurants in Stamford
Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Description: INTIMATE, FAMILY OWNED ITALIAN HIDEAWAY KNOWN FOR ITS REASONABLY PRICED ITALIAN AMERICAN CUISINE FAVORITES. LOCATED IN A SMALL SHOPPING CENTER VILLA ITALIA'S DINNING ATMOSPHERIC EXPERIENCE WILL MAKE YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE AND RELAXED. THE STAFF IS FRIENDLY AND ATTENTIVE. THE SEAFOOD IS FLAVORFUL AND FRESH. THE WINE SELECTION IS AMPLE AND A BAR ALSO OFFERS BEER AND SPIRITS. DESSERT RECOMMENDATIONS WOULD HAVE TO BE THE HOME MADE TIRAMISU. THE RESTAURANT OFFERS A SMALL OUTDOOR SEATING AREA EQUIPPED WITH A HEATING LAMP TO INSURE A COMFORTABLE TEMPERATURE ON CHILLY DAYS. WEDNESDAY THERE IS SOULFUL LIVE MUSIC TO HELP YOU GET ON WITH THE REST OF THE WEEK.CONVENIENTLY VILLA ITALIA OFFERS ONLINE ORDERING, FAX, TAKE OUT AND DELIVERY. THE ESTABLISHMENT ALSO OFFERS GENEROUS PARKING, WIFI AND CATERING SERVICES.COME AND VISIT US AND TELL EVERYONE WHAT YOU THINK, WE SURE YOU WILL ENJOY IT. BUON APPETITO!
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Description: INTIMATE, FAMILY OWNED ITALIAN HIDEAWAY KNOWN FOR ITS REASONABLY PRICED ITALIAN AMERICAN CUISINE FAVORITES. LOCATED IN A SMALL SHOPPING CENTER VILLA ITALIA'S DINNING ATMOSPHERIC EXPERIENCE WILL MAKE YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE AND RELAXED. THE STAFF IS FRIENDLY AND ATTENTIVE. THE SEAFOOD IS FLAVORFUL AND FRESH. THE WINE SELECTION IS AMPLE AND A BAR ALSO OFFERS BEER AND SPIRITS. DESSERT RECOMMENDATIONS WOULD HAVE TO BE THE HOME MADE TIRAMISU. THE RESTAURANT OFFERS A SMALL OUTDOOR SEATING AREA EQUIPPED WITH A HEATING LAMP TO INSURE A COMFORTABLE TEMPERATURE ON CHILLY DAYS. WEDNESDAY THERE IS SOULFUL LIVE MUSIC TO HELP YOU GET ON WITH THE REST OF THE WEEK.CONVENIENTLY VILLA ITALIA OFFERS ONLINE ORDERING, FAX, TAKE OUT AND DELIVERY. THE ESTABLISHMENT ALSO OFFERS GENEROUS PARKING, WIFI AND CATERING SERVICES.COME AND VISIT US AND TELL EVERYONE WHAT YOU THINK, WE SURE YOU WILL ENJOY IT. BUON APPETITO!
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English first
Greenwich, Connecticut
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

When calling for a 7 pm Saturday night reservation we were told that there were many tables available throughout the evening, but that we could only reserve a table for 4 for very early or very late in the evening (arrive before 6 pm or after 8:30 pm), because "we may need to push the tables together in case larger... More

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Delray Beach, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This restaurant has moved from one side of Stamford to another. What an improvement! It is larger, the tables further apart and it has the same wonderful, down-home cooking, and the same reasonable prices. We like it so much we've been there twice in the last month! This is a family owned restaurant and they truly care about their customers.... More

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LI, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We were in town visiting old friends. They knew this place from it's previous location, frequented it often so made reservations for our dinner for 6 of us. It's in a Hampton Inn, very spacious and well lit, and it was full of travelers and locals enjoying dinner. We were happy to be able to meet one of the owners.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Ive celebrated many life events at the old location ever since I stumbled across this hidden gem 5 years ago. Last night, I went there for dessert. My cannoli was brought to me with a birthday candle and two staff members singing Happy Birthday. How sweet that was! It was the Perfect way to end my birthday celebration. I left... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I thought that this hidden gem once they relocated in town would have suffered a set back, but not the case. The entire staff along with the new additions have transitioned very well. Good food, nice atmosphere, always friendly staff good for lunch and dinners. You really need to try this place

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Houston, Texas
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198 reviews 198 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We visit family every year and always stay at the Hampton Inn which is very comfortable. I tend just to ignore hotel restaurants, but friends in Stamford knew this restaurant from its old location and we tried it for drinks one night and then for lunch. Very light and pretty inside, not the usual dark or rustic Italian restaurant decor.... More

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Stratford, Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Same owners as before they moved. Same great food, same great value. The new place is bigger as well as comfortable. The staff is cheerful and friendly. The service is good. This place gets busy so try to get there early

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Connecticut
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162 reviews 162 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I am pleased to report that although they have moved the food is as grand as ever. Their new location is about three times as large as their old one and all newly decorated. Four of us had a lovely meal here. The food is extremely good, fresh ingredients, well-prepared and well presented. As I noted in my previous review,... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I wanted to have a different kind of birthday party--not a sit-down dinner but one where we could mingle and enjoy good food; Villa Italia was so accommodating -- and the new location is wonderful! The appetizers, antipasta and amazing pizza were great -- everyone had a good time and there's so much space. The owners want to please, and... More

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Stamford
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Very loud!! Food and portions mediocre. Would not return. Very unsatisfying experience!!!!! Many other options in town.

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