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Capriccio Cafe

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189 Bedford St, Stamford, CT 06901-1906
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 am
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Three friends and I had dinner here! We all had delicious dinners, chicken parmigiana and 3 different pasta dinners! All were very tasty! The restaurant was quite busy and our waiter did a nice job keeping up with the high volume! The only negative was the bathroom which you need to get a key and wait in a corridor!

Thank 277Mary
Stamford, Connecticut
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Capriccio Cafe is my wife's and my favorite go-to restaurant in Stamford. My wife is from Italy and feels that Capriccio is true Italian food (as compared to what she often describes as Italian-American food). Is it not fancy, but rather consistently good quality Italian food at a very reasonable price. And in the summer time, it is a great... More 

Thank Jemredd
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131 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

The bruschetta turned out to be chopped tomatoes on a pizza base. The tomato pasta was very decent with fresh flavorful tomatoes. The spinach vegetables side was drowning in oil. The pizza Bianca was ok but very heavy and doughy, it tastes of cheese and not much else. Setting is super casual with water served in plastic cups. The staff... More 

Thank Senyum
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

After reading reviews and new to stamford. Some friends came to visit. Outside trendy sidewalk cafe. Food was a little pricy but good. The help needs to get organized and i blame the management. My wife and I both had salmon it came out and we sat there what seemed fo be forever (at least 5 minutes) before our friends... More 

Thank Anthony F
Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant restaurant with shaded tables outside. A little pricey If choosing from the main menu I thought but if you go during happy hour then some cocktails are only $5 and a selection of their dishes are only $5 too which is really great value. All 4 of our dishes were delicious. Staff very friendly too.

Thank Fitzgerald_home
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

With so many restaurants in the area, you would think the service and the food would strive to be the best. my husband and I happened upon this restaurant while walking around Stamford, from an outsider we really liked the outdoor and open air seating that it offered. So we decided to stop. We were told to pick a seat... More 

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Hudson Valley, NY
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157 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

I was here with a group of people. I was impressed with the service. The servers took our orders and the food was out in no time. Everyone enjoyed their selections. We will be back.

Thank DHudsonValley
Greenwich, Connecticut
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128 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for an early light dinner and we were delighted, if not surprised, by how fresh and full of flavor our food was. The fried zucchini and octopus in red sauce were the perfect preamble for the magnum opus that was the bow tie salmon pasta in cream sauce and gnocchi. Treat yourself and stop by.

Thank Trendy_Explorer
Quito, Ecuador
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60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Healthy and fancy dishes for a fair price! I really love their salads and their creative combinations of flavors!

Thank LilyRoseUIO
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

The food is really quite tasty. But overpriced for what you get. A small bowl of pasta for $14. It seems more like an appetizer portion than a main course. They allow you to sit with a well behaved dog, but only at tables along the perimeter. On a nice evening, the wait for this type of table can often... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Bedford St, Stamford, CT 06901-1906
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: 203-356-9819

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?