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All 129 Westport Restaurants

Pane E Bene

1620 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880
203-292-9584
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Ranked #3 of 129 Restaurants in Westport
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Portland, Maine
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

They accommodated our party of 6 without a reservation on a busy night without a problem. The half a chicken is wonderful-- waitress described it as "Sunday dinner," and it was.

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Weston, Connecticut
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Nice Atmosphere and delicious food. Service is right on!!! Delicious fish and pasta dishes. Nice selection of wines

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boston
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116 reviews 116 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

You might not notice it from the street, but Pane e Bene is a real find. Delicious Italian food, lots of photos and posters of La Spezia, good service from the wait staff and the bar. A very welcoming ambience. Definitely worth the effort to find -- and enjoy.

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daninthecity
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We read the good reviews for Pane E Bene on TripAdvisor and decided to try it ourselves. We were seated promptly at our reservation time. We ordered the Grilled Octopus and the Burrata as our appetizer. The Octopus dish was huge - much larger than expected and both tasted great. We ordered the Branzino and the Sea Bass (special) as... More

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Naples, Florida, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This was our first visit to Pane e Bane in Westport, Connecticut and we found it to be a true winner! We were introduced to the restaurant while visiting special friends in Westport, Ct.... when we arrived they told us they were taking us to their favorite restaurants in town. And now, I must tell you, it has become our... More

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Stamford CT
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133 reviews 133 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed the food here very much, but a restaurant experience is not just about the food. The service was also excellent. My only two peeves are how tight the tables were together and how noisy it was. That said, I would go back.

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Westport, Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The food is excellent, standard and as well as some not so well known Italian fare. Their specials are truly special featuring recipes I have never seen before and definitely worth ordering. Service was friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. The owner will greet you and come by to ensure you are well taken care of. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming.... More

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Boca Raton
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44 reviews 44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Angelo Capponi owner runs a wonderful restaurant. The food and the service was excellent. Every time I travel to CT, I'll make a stop at Pane e Bene. We were 6 people and they said arrive in 30 minutes, then we can fit you in on this Holiday weekend. Definitely a busy restaurant with big groups of people. Everyone enjoying... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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91 reviews 91 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

What a great find! Had driven past it many times and my wife always said we need to try it. We finally did... and loved it!!! It's my NEW favorite Italian restaurant in Fairfield County. The service is excellent. The waiter took the time to carefully explain the menu and specials. We both chose from the night's specials. My wife... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Pane e Bene is owned and managed (and even some cooking) by Angelo Capponi who knows great food. He and his service team are wonderful hosts and always happy to make requested changes. The food is consistently top shelf. In fact, we went to Pane e Bene the night after returning home from three weeks in Italy; because it was... More

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