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Liana's Trattoria

591 Tunxis Hill Rd, Fairfield, CT 06825-4301
+1 203-368-1235
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“gnocchi” (24 reviews)
“plum cake” (2 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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591 Tunxis Hill Rd, Fairfield, CT 06825-4301
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Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Love this little trattoria! So quaint warm and inviting, The food is superb and I feel like I've been whisked away to Italy. The location is a little off the beaten track so we who have found it feel very special.

1  Thank amatraveler55
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Liana outdoes herself time after time. Her appetizers are wonderful and the paccheri (pasta) is not to be missed. Her secondi, whether fish, poultry, meat, or vegetarian, are always memorable. And the desserts!! Our favorites are her plum tart and her wedding cake -- don't...More

1  Thank NewtoCT
Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

We've recently just relocated to the area and were in search if good local spots. We had read the reviews on this place and had to try it. Boy were we disappointed. It took 25 minutes to get sparkling water delivered to the table, they...More

2  Thank PrettyGirlfrmCali
Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

The gnocchi is the best I've ever had! Great little restaurant with fantastic food and service. You are treated first class every time.

1  Thank Yankees42
Reviewed December 26, 2013

We have been coming to Liana's for the past five years. The physical space is small, not unlike some of our favorite haunts in Manhattan. Liana is a charming host and a magnificent chef. Her specials are worth trying and her plum cake in season...More

Thank NewtoCT
Reviewed December 8, 2013

Pasta was good but not fresh. Veal was a bit dry. Artic char was ok. At $30 an entre I would have expected better. The lack of wines by the glass also was a disappointment.

2  Thank Jim M
Reviewed May 18, 2013

We know of Liana back to the 1980's when she was at Pasta Nostra in South Norwalk. We have been coming here for years. We started coming less frequently because the menu was stagnant. Everything was always excellent but it never seemed to change. Liana...More

1  Thank datawest20
Reviewed May 15, 2013

We recently had dinner at Liana's with our family who lives in Fairfield. We all shared the eggplant rollatini appetizer which was excellent. The gnocchi was fluffy and light and was served either with a tomato based or a gorgonzola sauce. Both were very good....More

1  Thank capemaggieCapeCod
Reviewed May 14, 2013

Like formerexpatCT, I'm not sure what all the fuss is about. Our food was "okay" ... the gnocchi that is praised so highly was light and fluffy, but rather bland in flavor. Pasta with aglio e olio and broccoli rabe again, was good, but nothing...More

2  Thank Linda G
Reviewed March 8, 2013

My husband and I just tried Liana's based on the great reviews. We left wondering what others saw that we missed. First of all, not only is it small---the tables are really packed close together--but it's VERY noisy. And in my opinion the food is...More

1  Thank formerexpatCT
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Faye K
October 24, 2015|
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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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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 591 Tunxis Hill Rd, Fairfield, CT 06825-4301
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-368-1235
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