We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Match

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
98 Washington St, Norwalk, CT 06854-3007 (So. Main St & Water St.)
203-852-1088
Website
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

122 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 122: English reviews
Savannah GA
Level Contributor
26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our original restaurant was closed, so we walked around the corner and found Match. We sat outside since the weather was great and ate an above average dinner in a somewhat noisy street scene. We all had either small plates or a single serve pizza. My only complaint was that I ordered three plates and they all came at once,... More 

Helpful?
Thank MRG1024
CT
Level Contributor
111 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not my idea of "that special night out" kind of place, BUT for all the other nights of the year this is an excellent choice. Service is friendly, quick and relaxed. Food quality was excellent. Prices are the high side for locale. This is an easy choice for a night out with my special someone.

Helpful?
Thank jcl08
Woodmere, New York
Level Contributor
178 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

loved those legendary carpetbaggers. fried oysters with steak tartar and truffle cream. Steak was great as was pork shank and the wine. The dessert, freshly made choc chip cookies, served hot, with peanut butter gelato and caramelized banana was the bomb. We went early so noise level was low and service wonderful/

Helpful?
Thank peggyvb
Fairfield, Connecticut
Level Contributor
42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Match has been a staple in SONO for YEARS!!!!!!!! Incredibly consistent food, drink and service.........if anything it's only improved at the years have gone on. Large menu with plenty to choose from, wide range of drink options, great atmosphere and outdoor dining if weather permits. Staff is friendly, bar scene is cool and overall vibe is upscale. SONO wouldn't be... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tim S
Connecticut
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I am not only fussy but have food allergies. The chef took the time to talk to me about what they could prepare for me and it was delicious. Fantastic place with great food, accomodating staff and good drinks. Looking forward to returning soon!

Helpful?
Thank Lilleylil
Westport, Connecticut
Level Contributor
23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Owner/chef Matt Storch and Kate Fiore and bar team have created a give back week where a portion of the proceeds go to support some worthy causes to include the Westport Farmers Market, Community Plates, Triangle Community Center of Norwalk and the Human Services Council. With a choice of three different apps, entrees and desserts, there was plenty to choose... More 

Helpful?
Thank NateWD
stamford ct
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Very dissapointed. Def does not live up to reviews. The ceasar table salad is a tiny salad globbed with too much dressing.. It comes out in a hugemongous wooden bowl.. It looks like lily tomlin in that big chair...dont understand that at all.. I had the lobster and shrimp scarpiello for $36. Both the shrimp and lobster were not fresh...... More 

Helpful?
Thank jibeman
Stamford, Connecticut
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Every dish on this menu is amazing! Great atmosphere. Drinks are handmade so no simple syrup here just fresh natural drinks!

Helpful?
Thank Danielle M
New England
Level Contributor
186 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Dinner at Match is always a good experience. Ravioli was excellent as was the Tuna wasabi appetizer. Save room for dessert. The chocolate chip cookies are great.

Helpful?
Thank MC7894
Branford, Connecticut
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Once again Match has blown me away ! Food, service, location... I can't rave enough. I was craving the burger and it never disappoints. It has a great menu and wine list, every time I bring a client or friend they rave about it.

Helpful?
Thank recine623

Been to Match? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Washington St, Norwalk, CT 06854-3007
    (So. Main St & Water St.)
  • Public Transportation: The SoNo train station (Metro North) is walking distance to Match.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: 203-852-1088

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Match staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?