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My Fairfield County Italian Restaurant List - - - What's Next???


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My Fairfield County Italian Restaurant List - - - What's Next???

foleyd7 | Apr 8, 2010 05:45 PM

This post has been a long time in the works. I wanted to ask everyone what Italian restaurants I should try next in Fairfield County. But I didn’t want everyone to recommend places I already visited. At the same time, I wanted you to know of the places I visited - - and how I liked them - - so you could appropriately gauge your recommendations for me.
Here is a list of al the Italian places in (or super close) to Fairfield County that I’ve visited over the last 5+ years categorized by how I like them.
I also have listed restaurants I intend to visit.
Here is what I’m looking for from you: Of my “intend to visit list”, what should I make a priority to attend, what should I skip, and what great places an I missing altogether?

Our Favorites
Pasta Nostra - Norwalk
Lianna's - Fairfield
Paci - Southport
Columbus Park Trattoria - Stamford
Mona Lisa (closed now, but was a Favorite)

Multiple Visits, Still Enjoy
Copia - Fairfield
Quatro Pazzi - Fairfield
LaZingara - Bethel
Tarantino's - Westport
Il Falco - Stamford (closed now)
Pasta Vera - Greenwhich
Spasi - Danbury
55 degrees - Fairfield
Aqua - Westport
Pane Vino - Westport (closed now)

Enjoy with kids
Centro - Fairfield (for dinner with kids, not adults only)
Avellino's - Fairfield (for dinner with kids, not adults only)

One Visit, Enjoyed enough to return
Café Roma - Bridgeport
Finalmente - Westport
Luca - Wilton
Tre Scalini - New Haven
Il Palio - Shelton
Strada 18 - Norwalk
Pizzeria Molto - Fairfield
Scoozzi - New Haven
Terra Ristorante - Greenwich
Café' on the Green - Danbury

One Visit, could go either way
Cava - New Canaan
Tuscan Oven - Norwalk
DaPietro's - Westport
Positano's - Westport
Zest Café - Westport (now closed)

Multiple Visits, but probably no more
Tuscany - Bridgeport
Via Sforza - Westport
Bella Sera - Fairfield
Cinzano's - Fairfield
V Restaurant & Wine Bar - Westport

One Visit, Will Not Return
Café Tavolini - Bridgeport

Intend to Visit Next:
Ralph 'n Riches - Bridgeport
Siena - Stamford
Cucina Modo Mio - Westport
Ferrante - Stamford
Aloi - New Canaan
Assagio - Stratford
Roberto's - Monroe
Mike's Ristorante - Norwalk
Biagio's Osteria - Stratford

Strada 18
122 Washington St, Norwalk, CT 06854

Café Tavolini
3074 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06605

Biagio's Osteria
88 Ryder's Landing, Stratford, CT 06614

191 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06901

62 Main St Ste 4, New Canaan, CT 06840

Pasta Vera
48 Greenwich Ave Ste 1, Greenwich, CT 06830

New Haven, CT, New Haven, CT

233 Hillspoint Rd, Westport, CT 06880

Mike's Ristorante
50 Main St, Norwalk, CT 06851

Spasi Restaurant
39 Mill Plain Rd, Danbury, CT 06811

Mona Lisa Restaurant
160 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470

Pane Vino Restaurant
1431 Post Rd E, Westport, CT 06880

V Restaurant & Wine Bar
1460 Post Rd E, Westport, CT 06880

Tarantino Restaurant & Bar
32 Railroad Pl, Westport, CT 06880

319 Post Rd, Darien, CT 06820

1920 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT 06825

Tre Scalini Restaurant
100 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511

Pasta Nostra
116 Washington St, Norwalk, CT 06854

Il Falco
59 Broad St Ste 1, Stamford, CT 06901

Cava Restaurant
1615 West St, Southington, CT 06489

Paci Restaurant
96 Station St, Southport, CT 06890

Columbus Park Trattoria
205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901

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