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Olio

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934 Hope St, Stamford, CT 06907-2201
203-817-0303
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Stamford, Connecticut
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've eaten at Olio a few times for Sunday brunch. The food is wonderful. However, the restaurant is very small, and thus seating is very difficult. It is very hard to get in, and the employees are not very friendly; it feels as if they prefer you leave rather than wait for a table. Further, the acoustics are such that... More 

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Stamford
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a wonderfully diverse and creative menu. Portions are large and shareable. We shares a mixed seafood stew which was lightly spicy and quite delicious. I started wit an arugula salad that was wonderful with surprise ingredients. My husband had the vegetable soup which he devoured. We were too full for desert. With 2 glasses of wine, a... More 

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first visit to to Olio was with two friends and I had never heard of it before. I'm so glad I made the trip; the food was absolutely amazing. I ordered the chicken which does take 30 min but the server was quick to point that out and suggested I order an app while I wait. I ended up... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After hearing and reading wonderful things about this little restaurant in Springdale we decided to try it last night. Their pastas are house made so I ordered the fettuccine with meatballs. My husband had the same. My son ordered the cod special. The bread and white bean dip were delicious. They never asked us if we wanted a drink, but... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two friends and I had brunch around noon time. The wait staff was great since we had one person running very late. We ordered Vegetable Frittata, Lobster Benedict and Pancakes. My friends had Grand Mimosa and drank coffee. Everything was delicious. The bill was about $29 per person, tip included.

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Darien, Connecticut
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Had eaten at Olio several times before. Memory of scallops and gnocchi being very good. I recall they used to serve the two together, but have now split them on the menu. That was wise because they could never get both right -- either the scallops were overcooked or the gnocchi colder than it should have been. I also remembered... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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40 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Went for lunch and ate the meatball appetizer and gnocchi for the main course. My wife had the beet salad with the steak sandwich. Everything was excellent. The beets were fresh and were not canned like in some restaurants. The service was friendly and competent. The portion sizes were just right. The wine list had a number of wines that... More 

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Thank Joseph L
Norwalk, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

We have never been for lunch so we called and yes they were open..so happy what a great an innovative menu...great salads like beet salad they had a nice steak sandwich and pasta ..I opted for the paleo zuchinni spaghetti with roasted red tomatoes white beans and arugula topped with parmesano cheese...it was tasty and sooooo fresh loved it...my hasband... More 

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Thank Morganna
Stamford, Connecticut
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Went with another couple. American, Italian & Asian fusion. Everything ordered was very good and tasty. Pork belly and beet salad starters. Bass with bok choy and soy miso, Cioppino, House made Cavatelli, and House made Fettuccine. Definitely would recommend and go back.

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Thank chingard
Stamford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This small restaurant has excellent food and a funky atmosphere. It's a bit off the beaten path, but worth the short trip

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 934 Hope St, Stamford, CT 06907-2201
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: 203-817-0303
Description
This is a brand new restaurant in Stamford, CT. The food is excellent!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?