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Terra Ristorante Italiano

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156 Greenwich Ave, Greenwich, CT 06830-6778 (Lewis St)
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 am
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 am
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us went to dinner and we were all pleasantly surprised! Our favorite restaurant used to be Eastend but now Terra has taken its place. The organic salad, cauliflower steaks and tuna tartar were superb. The entrees were equally as exquisite. We had the summer vegetable ravioli and parmesan crusted sole. The servers were very friendly and welcoming. We... More 

Thank ndaless
Greenwich, Connecticut
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

it weren't for an extremely annoying server...Both our dinners were delicious. I had the cod and my companion had the veal chop. The constant interruption of our server asking if we would like to order drinks (he was pushy)....and then not getting the drink orders right and then disappearing led to us complaining and put a damper on dinner!!

Thank Solano10
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76 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

This review is based solely on deception and not the Quality of Food! When arriving we were reading a menu that was quite extensive! My wife finally decided on a salad after we worked the entire 2 sides of Greenwich Ave. I was famished and looked forward to a pasta meal. This is where the deception comes into play. When... More 

Thank richard B
Livingston, New Jersey
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197 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

My son and I enjoyed a hearts of romaine salad and a prosciutto brick oven pizza. The service was very attentive. The atmosphere inside the restaurant was warm and the food was delicious. The price is a bit high for lunch ($40 for 2). There is a small patio to eat outside on a nice day.

Thank swtravelmom
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Even though it's a trendy place, the food and service is hit or miss. Some of the choices are very good, some are very poor. The chicken, was dry. The service slow and poor. You'd expect more from an establishment like this.

Thank Howard S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Simply put, the food was excellent from antipasti to dessert and the customer service was on another level. The servers were attentive, but not overwhelming. And when my shirt was stained heading out the door to a wedding reception, Tony, the manager, offered the shirt off his back. I would recommend this restaurant ten times over, but I wouldn't want... More 

2 Thank Lonewolf4278
Miami Beach, Florida
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86 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

We came away with the memory of an average dinner with a menu copycated from the more flamboyant NY restaurants, which would not be a bad thing if it were served in other conditions. The exceptional side of the visit, alas, was its memory of crowded and most of all noisy ambiances and steep prices. Also lighting or absence thereof.... More 

1 Thank diana p
Greenwich, Connecticut
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Was a small restaurant with big prices. I was not over excited by the atmosphere nor size of place. Felt crowded with small amount of seating.Food was average.

1 Thank John A
Trumbull, Connecticut
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Sometimes your lucky enough in life to have one of those magical evenings in life with friends and our night at Terra was just that. Once a year I get together with 5 girls that I grew up with and we travel to make this happen. Let me start with Tony the manager He is everything that a Manager should... More 

2 Thank Catherine B
New York City, New York
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108 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

We went for a special birthday celebration and the food was excellent. The service was fantastic, as well!! We will be back!! Thank you!!

1 Thank Steven L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $50
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Greenwich Ave, Greenwich, CT 06830-6778
    (Lewis St)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Greenwich
  • Phone Number: 12036295222
The tantalizing aroma of Northern Italian cuisine fills the air at this lively trattoria, situated in the heart of Greenwich, Connecticut, amid the upscale shops and boutiques of Greenwich Avenue. With vivid frescoes and the soft glow of sconces creating a warm environment inside, and a charming outdoor terrace inviting al fresco dining on warmer days, guests of Terra are treated to savory, wood-fired pizzas and fresh, handmade pastas—lauded as “excellent” by The New York Times.

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