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Columbus Park Trattoria

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205 Main St Stamford, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
+1 203-967-9191
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: In the heart of downtown Stamford, Columbus Park is the destination for...
In the heart of downtown Stamford, Columbus Park is the destination for those who appreciate fine Italian cuisine. One of three family-owned restaurants in Fairfield County, Columbus Park was voted “Best Italian Restaurant in Stamford” and consistently receives high ratings from food critics. Known for its chicken Scarpariello, home made pastas, fine service and artwork, Columbus Park can accommodate private events with up to 65 people in its private dining room, overlooking the greenery of Columbus Park. An added benefit is the outdoor seating that allows “al fresco” dining. When in the mood for elegantly prepared Italian food with exceptional ingredients, visit Columbus Park. With an extensive wine list, warm service and beautiful décor, you’ll be assured of a wonderful dining experience.
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Visitor rating
  • 77
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great for celebrations

Recently dined at Columbus Park celebrating my wife's Cousin's Birthday with her family. Appetizers & entrees were delicious & served hot - my wife loved her Mediterranean Sea Bass & I enjoyed home made ravioli.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Thomas D
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Tranquility Nj
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Tranquility Nj
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Recently dined at Columbus Park celebrating my wife's Cousin's Birthday with her family. Appetizers & entrees were delicious & served hot - my wife loved her Mediterranean Sea Bass & I enjoyed home made ravioli.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Thomas, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're so glad you and your party enjoyed your meal! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We have eaten lunch dinner and had numerouse events at this establishment.We are NEVER dissapointed the food is always great as well as the service.If you have a favorite meal you are garanteed it always tasts just as good as the last time.

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Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Joe, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're so glad you have had so many wonderful meals with us! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Southington, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The service and Food were excellent! I couldn't decide what to order, the server was very helpful and flexible. My husband let the server know what I was in the mood for and they created the most delicious meal for me. I ate every last morsel! The homemade Cavatelli and Gnocchi were A+! Everything was perfect from beginning to end,... More 

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Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Tricia, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear we were able to create a dish specially for you! We love creating new dishes and sometimes our customers bring us the best ideas! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

CT
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Had dinner here with my husband and two adult children. We did not have reservations (which I highly recommend due to the small size of the restaurant). Nonetheless, we were greeted warmly and quickly accommodated. The service was wonderful and the food was great! You'll pay a little more but it's well worth it. My daughter and I had two... More 

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Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you so much for the kind words and wonderful review! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Wonderful authentic Italian food! All the ladies I was with had nothing but the best of comments for this place. Will definitely be back next time.

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Alex C, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Nicole, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear you and your friends had such a wonderful evening and enjoyed your meals! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you soon! More 

Stamford,CT
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This Italian restaurant knows what it's doing, Fresh home made pasta, fresh ingredients, a good reasonable wine list. Welcoming and atentive service. What more can you ask?

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Alex C, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear you have enjoyed many meals with us and love hearing we're among your favorite Italian spots! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you soon! More 

Stamford, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a very nice place for couples, dinner or lunch with clients, whatever the occasion. Food is good, service is good staff is excellent.

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Alex C, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Rocco, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear you have had so many wonderful meals with us! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Stamford, Connecticut
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food here is very good, the service was spotty by the wait staff, but the Manager took control when we had issues. The dining room is cramped and tables are on top of one another so it gets loud.

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Alex C, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Robert, Thank you for the review! We're glad you enjoyed your meal! We always encourage getting a manager involved if there is an issue, we are glad we were able to solve the problem so you could have an enjoyable evening! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon! More 

Memphis, Tennessee
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This place is definitely worth it to go. A bit on the pricy side, but had great food and wonderful service. I would suggest the chicken parmesan if you go.

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Alex C, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Elise, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your meal and service! We sincerely appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon! More 

Old Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Always fresh pasta..made daily.. sauces to die for and everything always spot on.. one of my fav go to restaurants in the suburban area!!(if you are not city bound, this feels like a southern Italian home)

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Alex C, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so honored to hear you feel at home and that you enjoyed our homemade pasta along with the atmosphere! We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 205 Main St Stamford, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-967-9191

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: Italian, American

Description

In the heart of downtown Stamford, Columbus Park is the destination for those who appreciate fine Italian cuisine. One of three family-owned restaurants in Fairfield County, Columbus Park was voted “Best Italian Restaurant in Stamford” and consistently receives high ratings from food critics. Known for its chicken Scarpariello, home made pastas, fine service and artwork, Columbus Park can accommodate private events with up to 65 people in its private dining room, overlooking the greenery of Columbus Park. An added benefit is the outdoor seating that allows “al fresco” dining. When in the mood for elegantly prepared Italian food with exceptional ingredients, visit Columbus Park. With an extensive wine list, warm service and beautiful décor, you’ll be assured of a wonderful dining experience.
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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