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718 Highland Avenue, Waterbury, CT 06708
203.755.0261
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Still searching for the elusive perfect homemade redsauce!

Very pleasant. Good food, nice atmosphere. It was a little cool the night were visited, however looking forward to going back and eating outdoors.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
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cheshire,connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very pleasant. Good food, nice atmosphere. It was a little cool the night were visited, however looking forward to going back and eating outdoors.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This fabulous little jewel of a restaurant is not to be passed by. Everything on the menu is a culinary delight. We shared the colossal shrimp appetizer which was plenty for 2 people, (although we both wished we had gotten our own)! The pasta dishes tasted just like your Italian grandmother cooked them. The wait staff is young engaged and... More 

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Southington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night- had reservations and we were seated right away. The service was impeccable. We were asked at least three times how our food was, if we needed anything, even how our dessert and dessert cocktails were. Extremely friendly and truly care about their customers' experience. The food was the best I've had at an italian restaurant... More 

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Oxford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We tried this restaurant for a second time only because my husband liked the chicken parm on our first visit. It was a much better experience this time. The service was very attentive; everyone was working as a team. The bread was delicious. I had the lobster ravioli and it was tasty. My only criticism is that the ravioli could... More 

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Oxford
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The salad and main meal were very good (chix parm and cavetelli, sausage and rabi). The red sauce was tasty too. The bread seemed a bit stale. The service was very slow but the waitress was personable and apologetic. The prices weren't too bad. Soda was reasonable and each entree ran about $2.00 more than the local average. If our... More 

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Manassas, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Far be it for this Scotch-Irish guy to tell an Italian how to cook but in this particular case, I have no choice. Based on a recommendation of the hotel front desk folks at the Hampton Inn in Waterbury, CT, my wife and I decided to give D'Amelio's Italian Restaurant in Waterbury a try for dinner. I must say that... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The veal dishes are exceptional. The prices are fairly reasonable. The service is a bit amateurish but gets the job done. It is a great choice if you're in the area.

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Bristol, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

i have been here several times with friends and family,always raving about it to others, I took my husband the other night, raving about the food and Tuscan cheesecake dessert and coffee. we ordered a bottle of wine, mussel appetizer, veal parm and seafood. the pros: the service is always good! waitress attentive and friendly. the sauce, love their sauce!... More 

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Waterbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

We have been here many times the food is always great service is good. Great new room downstairs. The bar can get a little noisy but other than that great place!

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New Milford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Good, sizable portions for the price; wine was nicely portioned. Very pretty inside. Had the bolognese which was delicious. Great for a romantic dinner for two.

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Additional Information about D'Amelios

Address: 718 Highland Avenue, Waterbury, CT 06708
Phone Number: 203.755.0261
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 718 Highland Avenue, Waterbury, CT 06708
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: 203.755.0261

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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