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Liana's Trattoria


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed February 14, 2019

Ordered deboned pan seared baby chicken dinner. It came overcooked and basically unacceptable. (Couldn't come remotely close to a Boston Market chicken) When I told them about this meal being too overcooked and dry I was told it's just the way this type of chicken...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ed c
Reviewed January 17, 2019

Must make reservations as the place is small.. Individualized attention and great Italian food. You won't be disappointed.

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

This is a hidden gem nestled behind Tunxis Hill Road in Fairfield. The restaurant is quaint and comfortable. The food is special in every way. We started with a burrata with pickled vegetables which was excellent. The ricotta gnocchi are light and airy with a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jamkozy
Reviewed October 24, 2018

A co-worker of my wife said that Liana's food was excellent so we decided to try and she was correct, the meal was delicious!! This is a small restaurant in size so make reservations; our server was on the money, she was efficient, checked in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jmorth
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Cramped dining room. Server came to take our order, we said we needed a few minutes. Well, 10 minutes went by before she came back! I ordered gnocci and was very surprised at the portion - more like an appetizer - seriously. No embellishments, just...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank DianeCL
Reviewed August 30, 2018

$20 for a kids pasta with butter... That is correct, they charged the 3 kids $20 each for pasta and butter!! Yes, you read that right, that is not a typo it was $20 for a kids pasta with butter. Factor in a 20 %...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dave3888
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Having lived in Italy, and tried Italian restaurants all over the world, I can verify that this food is like being in Naples with a wonderful southern Italian charm and atmosphere.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank David302
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Just finished a great family meal here. The food was excellent and the service good as well. Intimate atmosphere. Limited parking and an older decor. Owner was very visible and interactive. Loved our beet salad and eggplant appetizers, our main dishes, gnocchi, chicken stuffed with...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank TracieS27
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We like Liana's and go every few months, and have been for years. Other reviews said if you're not a regular, forget it. It is filled with a loyal crowd most nights but the family/staff are friendly, the service is pretty good. They are always...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank hickster2014
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

The food, for the most part, it's really good. The spinach stuffed chicken was not that great but the Branzino was really good. Seltzer water definitely needs to be replaced. As far as service, I think they should be a tad more attentive and in...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Response from davidrS8786RH | Reviewed this property |
Dress is upscale casual. No jacket required but should the dress of clientele is well appointed without going over the top.
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