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Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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About
Buon Appetito is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant that serves an eclectic mix of northern Italian dishes in a warm and relaxed environment. We strive for the highest standards in our service, our food and our overall presentation because we believe that dining out is not just about food, it’s about a true dining experience. Buon Appetito’s menu offers a variety of choices from, appetizers, soups, salads, specialty pizzas, calzones, sandwiches, ocean fresh seafood, entrees and mouth watering desserts. We pride ourselves in preparing only the freshest ingredients daily offering a menu of food and beverages with a distinctive image. We wish to thank all of you who have continued to
PRICE RANGE
$13 - $32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Italian
FEATURES
Television, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Live Music, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed March 11, 2020 via mobile

Never disappoints!! The grass fed ribeye was fabulous as always!!! The chicken piccata was delicious. We shared the ricotta cheese cake was perfect as was the lemoncello and cappuccino. Thank you for a wonderful birthday!

Date of visit: March 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2020

Thank you so much! We appreciate your support and business greatly. We hope you come back again! Ciao!

Reviewed February 4, 2020 via mobile

Give yourselves a treat! This place is a treasure. From the delicious food, to the great service, and beautiful surroundings. The grass fed ribeye, mashed potatoes, and broccoli rabe tonight were outstanding. Loved the Milky Way martinis, Creme brûlée, and cappuccino as well. There were...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded February 29, 2020

Thank you for the extremely generous review sir or madam! It is customers like you that make our restaurant great. We appreciate your years of loyalty and business! Please come back and see us again soon. Ciao ~

Reviewed December 24, 2019 via mobile

You may be on your way to one of the casinos but this would be a better stop for dinner then Casino food. We were on our way home from Mohegan Sun and stopped here on a recommendation from two different people. We ordered the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your transparency and very thorough review Nicky! We appreciate you taking the time to leave some feedback. Is there anything specific we can do to improve your next visit to be deserving of a 5-star experience? We would be happy to accommodate...More

Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

Party of eight people on Saturday night. Table was ready when we arrived. Very good service from the bar. Server was very good about asking each person if we had questions about the menu. Our meals were served timely - no rush, no delay. I...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2019

Hi there David, I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Buon Appetito! Thank you for the excellent feedback from your meal. I will be sure and pass your compliments on to our staff. Come back and see us soon! Ciao ~

Reviewed November 23, 2019 via mobile

Great atmosphere- excellent service and really great quality food... chicken piccata the best ever had and the bolognese was very good... wines a bit pricey...,but very good

Date of visit: November 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2019

Hi there, thank you for your excellent review and honest feedback! We are happy to hear we have earned your business. We look forward to having you back soon! Ciao!

Reviewed November 6, 2019

I have been there twice and even though both times the restaurant was very busy the food and service was excellent! The Hangar Steak is very good and a must every time I go. I can also recommend highly the Chicken Picatta but the crowning...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2019

Hi Jonathan, thank you for your 5-star review! It means more to us than you know. We look forward to having you back again, and again!

Reviewed October 12, 2019 via mobile

This place came highly recommended by a family member and the food did not disappoint. I tried one of the "special" cocktails and it was nothing to write home about. The ambiance was great but service was slow to absentee. When taking our order the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2019

Thank you for your thorough review and for awarding us a 4-star review. Our service is a top priority with our customers, so I appreciate your sharing this feedback so we can improve. We have the reputation of being a family style Italian restaurant and...More

Reviewed October 8, 2019

Fairly nice ambience and wait staff was professional but the entrees were thumbs down. The chicken of the Chicken Piccata dish was over cooked and thus tough. The pasta suffered the same ailment resulting in mushiness as well as a much too pronounced lemon flavor...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2019

Hi there, I apologize someone from our staff did not respond sooner. Thank you for your honest feedback from your dining experience with us. We are disappointed to hear that our dishes did not meet your expectations. We strive our very best to deliver top...More

Reviewed September 24, 2019

I stopped to get 3 pizzas for a Sunday game. We've been here before for dinner and loved it but hadn't tried the wood fired oven pizza. It was worth it. Everyone loved the Margarita, the pepperoni and at 14", it's bigger than a personal...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2019

Thank you for the thorough review and kind words from your experience! We look forward to having you back again soon!

Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

With how close to our hotel this was, we just had to try it and we are so glad we did. Very authentic Italian recipes. Waitress was very pleasant and the bartender did not skip on the outs for our drinks. A little inconsistent in...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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PetritM19, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2019

Hello, thank you for your thorough review of Buon Appetito! I enjoyed reading all of the items off our menu that you loved. I am glad you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to having you back in the future. See you...More

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waterview35
November 30, 2018|
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Response from PetritM19 | Property representative |
Hi there, we do offer reservations. In order to secure a table with no wait for you and your party, we recommend calling and making a reservation. Thank you!
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pamlath
July 29, 2018|
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Response from PetritM19 | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we do! We have a full bar and offer a Happy Hour Monday to Thursday from 3-6pm that includes 50% OFF beer and wine at the bar. We also offer 50% OFF select bottles of wine with purchase of an entree Monday to... More
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