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Cava Restaurant

1615 West St, Southington, CT 06489-1027
+1 860-628-2282
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good16%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“surf and turf” (12 reviews)
“risotto” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1615 West St, Southington, CT 06489-1027
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had dinner with my family on the rooftop and it was beautiful. Felt like I was on vacation. Server was so attentive and the service was good. Dry ice drinks were cool. Chose the surf and turf and the stuffing in the lobster tail was...More

2  Thank Brianna C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined in the pub room several times and have always found the food,service and atmosphere great. We decided to try the new roof top. Big mistake....not sure if management's priorities have changed....but the service was so bad we never got to the food....More

Thank winniwen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never again will we give this place our money. The waitress said that if we did the appetizer for $13 a person (at that time 7 people) was we would each get a small sample of every appetizer. Imagine our dismay when a very small...More

1  Thank S D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It still saddens me that this restaurant hasn’t improved the quality of their food. Been here numerous times and each time is just as disappointing. We decided to give it another try as the weather was perfect for their beautiful rooftop bar. Unfortunately the food...More

Thank Melrocco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to a business dinner here with some colleagues, the food was first rate and the roof top was excellent. Will definitely be back in the future!

1  Thank Ed D
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere but things went downhill quickly - waiter took our wine and appetizer order and ten minutes later wine came and waiter asked if we wanted to try order an appetizer. Calamari was ok not bad and not great. My wife ordered a pasta...More

2  Thank Quinnipiac10
Reviewed April 21, 2018

I've been to a lot of Italian restaurants that claim to be fancy and a 'fine dining' experience. This restaurant is by far the truest to its word. Very fancy, professional, accommodating, and DELICIOUS! I cannot get enough of their food or rave enough about...More

2  Thank Jane K
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Every so often you run across a restaurant where every dish on the menu sounds amazing. Had a wonderful tasting salmon dish, serving size was more than I could finish. The server was extremely knowledgeable about the menu and knew his wines. He recommended a...More

3  Thank ConnieSperz7
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Ok the place is made up of small rooms, Very crowded in the bar area, I felt like I was in everyone’s way, Dining rooms are also crowded sitting very close to the people next to you, Food was ok nothing special but wow expensive,...More

4  Thank James P
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

This past Saturday I was lucky enough to still experience the "famous lights". It truly lives up to its expectations. This had to be the best Italian dinner I've ever had. The servers were outgoing. Not hanging over you, or being so aloof you had...More

4  Thank Bridget98980
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April 17, 2018|
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Response from Beechlover1232 | Reviewed this property |
I would some nights can be busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1615 West St, Southington, CT 06489-1027
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Southington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-628-2282
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Cava has established itself as a taste of luxury. An experience of Old world charm and romance, both in its decor and cuisine. Its upscale fine dining experience caters to those looking for an evening out, a special occasion, or private events. The cuisine is authentic Italian, using the finest ingredients. The menu alone exceeds any expectation. The daily additions to the menu, both appetizers and entrees are prepared daily by our executive chef based on the freshest market products. Cava expresses its zest in season, both during the holidays, and on our cocktail list. There's a charm with each season, that should be brought to the table.The luxurious decor reflects the old world charm, with modern nuances. The warm feeling of home, paired with a featured glass of wine is sure to put your mind at ease. Each room has a separate serenity encompassed by different fixtures. The "Fireplace room" and it's cozy, warm candle lit atmosphere will soothe you and your guests after a long day at the office, or for a romantic evening. The "sunroom", filled with light, white linen, and paired with the right company, makes for an impressive room for a private dining, or the right place to impress that someone special. The "sunroom" serves as a private banquet room for all occasions.When the sun sets, and the lights are low the "Main DIning Room" has a grand dining table for occasions with more intimate groups. Everyone can enjoy a cocktail,or glass of wine, at the granite top bar, surrounded by dark cherry wood. There is a more casual atmosphere in the back tavern, with high top tables for a "girls night out" or just a couple appetizers while watching "the game".In addition to the dining experience, the cuisine has upscale items with aged Angus certified steaks, fresh atlantic salmon, pasta dishes, lighter fare, and authentic flavors throughout. Cava strives to leave an impression. The dining experience is that of traditional Italian, perfect for a relaxing meal. Cava is well renowned for elegant private events. Private dining events range from wedding receptions, baby showers, bridal showers, business meetings, cocktail hours, birthdays, rehearsal dinners, holiday parties, and all business functions. Private rooms are available for any events.
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