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Columbus Park Trattoria

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205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
+1 203-967-9191
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (29 reviews)
“veal chop” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
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21 - 30 of 233 reviews

Reviewed August 22, 2017

Nice place, liked the seafood pasta, desserts are good too and the pork chop is outstanding. Decent wine offering

Thank Hvaldesb
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Thank you so much! We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and we're so glad you enjoyed your meal! We look forward to seeing you in again soon!

Reviewed August 9, 2017

Last evening my wife and I walked in off the street and were welcomes like regulars - which there clearly are a lot of! Service was very speedy and pleasant. One of our cocktails was not made to our preference, it was gladly changed out...More

Thank cburnssr
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Thank you so much Colin! We are so pleased to hear that you and your wife enjoyed dining with us so thoroughly! It was our pleasure to meet you and we are so glad to hear your food was perfectly prepared! We hope to see...More

Reviewed August 7, 2017

The food was excellent. The huge portion , tasty dish of Osso Buco was exceptional! So were all the other dishes. Highly recommend this eatery. Reservations suggested!

Thank Papaleadfoot
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Thank you so much! We're so glad you enjoyed your meals and we appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review! We look forward to seeing you in again soon!

Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

To start they have a cocktail & wine menu. You should look it over before you order your usual. For starters we had calimari😚. Had a grouper special that was simply spectacular. The veal chop my wife had...she said was great, cooked to perfection. Service...More

Thank emanme
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Thank you for this wonderful review! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your meal especially our special of the night! We hope to see you both in again soon!

Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Great location and fun vibe but very mediocre food and slow service. The mix green salad was great as was the tiramisu. The veal shank osso bucco was over cooked and leathery. It came with a very very average risotto. I asked the waiter to...More

Thank Dbd630
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Hello, We are so sorry to hear about your dining experience with us. We pride ourselves on making sure our customers get the best food we offer every time and it sounds as if that was not the case here. We apologize that we were...More

Reviewed May 22, 2017

Anything you order is very delicious. The waitstaff are helpful and very friendly. Wonderful and tasty Italian food.

Thank pattidolphin809
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Thank you Patti! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you in again soon!

Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Always our "go-to spot" for an excellent Italian dinner. Service is always top notch and the Marchetti family really know how to treat their customers. Telmo is readily there to greet you with a smile. Some favorites are the chicken scarpiello, veal sorrentino and any...More

Thank tasgritta
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Thank you! We always love to hear from out repeat customers about their experience at our restaurant! We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and let us know what your favorite meals are! We look forward to seeing you in again...More

Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

I decided I must get here on my 3rd visit to Stamford in little over a year since this restaurant gets such high reviews. I had to go for Saturday night dinner as it is closed on Sundays. The day was gorgeous and the few...More

Thank Rob S
Aly G, Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Wow! What a review! Thank you so much Rob for taking the time to let us know about your dining experience. As for your concerns regarding the bartender needing assistance and the tray of dirty dishes, we will absolutely address these concerns with our management...More

Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

In the decade we've been enjoying Columbus Park Trattoria's wonderful traditional Italian food we've never been disappointed with the consistent quality of the food or attentive care of the staff. Two of our favorites are the The Rigatoni Alla Vodka and the Scaloppine Di Vitello...More

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Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thank you very much! Come back soon!!

Reviewed March 29, 2017

Great Italian food. Veal and Pasta dishes were excellent. Pasta cooked al dente. Good hard crusted baguettes.

Thank Vida-amorosa
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2017

Thank you so much! Come back soon!

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I've never seen a pet there but you could call them and check.
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Casual is fine. I would not wear jeans.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-967-9191
Description
In the heart of downtown Stamford, Columbus Park is the destination for those who appreciate fine Italian cuisine. One of three family-owned restaurants in Fairfield County, Columbus Park was voted “Best Italian Restaurant in Stamford” and consistently receives high ratings from food critics. Known for its chicken Scarpariello, home made pastas, fine service and artwork, Columbus Park can accommodate private events with up to 65 people in its private dining room, overlooking the greenery of Columbus Park. An added benefit is the outdoor seating that allows “al fresco” dining. When in the mood for elegantly prepared Italian food with exceptional ingredients, visit Columbus Park. With an extensive wine list, warm service and beautiful décor, you’ll be assured of a wonderful dining experience.
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