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Best Italian Restaurants in Milford


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A photo of Strega Milford restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Milford
Booked 4 times today
Strega Milford is a highly praised Italian restaurant that offers a rich, authentic dining experience. As noted in the numerous positive reviews, Strega's menu boasts "truly delicious meals" that reflect a deep appreciation for Italian cuisine. From the pizza to the entrées, every dish is described as outstanding, flavorful, and 100% authentic. Customers have hailed the food as "far above standard red-sauce-Italian-American," and "the best Italian food" they've ever had. The dining atmosphere is appreciated for its intimacy and elegance, and the waitstaff has been commended for their exceptional service. Whether you're a local or a visitor to Milford, Strega is a dining experience not to be missed.
A photo of Biagio's Osteria restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Stratford
Booked 6 times today
Biagio's Osteria is highly recognized for its exquisite Italian cuisine. Patrons rave about the "homemade pasta" that delights in its freshness and authenticity. Endorsements from Italian heritage patrons affirm its credibility, often lauding their "excellent meal in all ways", well distanced from the stereotype of pasta drowned in red sauce. The focus is not limited to the food alone but extends to an excellent service, a lively atmosphere, and a good value for money. Remarkable presentation of dishes is also apparent from the reviews. This "high energy lively spot" consistently earns accolades as a favorite Italian restaurant from its patrons, clearly demonstrating that Biagio's Osteria is a must-visit culinary experience.
A photo of Gioia - Wooster Street New Haven restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • New Haven
Booked 56 times today
PLEASE NOTE: The rooftop at GIOIA does not accept reservations. Seating is first come, first served. Cheerful Italian food and drink in Wooster Square. Follow us @GioiaNHVOnline reservations are now available through our website!!!
A photo of Il Gabbiano - New Haven restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • New Haven
Booked 17 times today
Il Gabbiano - New Haven is a top-tier Italian dining experience, offering luscious and generous portions that easily justify the prices. Their consistently excellent food, catering especially to larger parties, has won them glowing reviews. The relaxed ambiance, featuring beautiful waterside views and warm service, enhances the dining experience. Many reviewers mention the exceptional quality of the food, with one describing it as a "superior quality which is hard to find post Covid". Another highlights a unique selling point, noting that "quality far outweighs the places along chapel or state or Wooster streets". Reviewers also consistently praise the highly attentive staff and extensive wine list, making Il Gabbiano - New Haven a must-visit venue for Italian cuisine lovers.
A photo of Il Palio restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Shelton
Booked 22 times today
Il Palio is constantly praised as one of the finest Italian restaurants in Connecticut. From filet mignon to swordfish carpaccio, their dishes are prepared fresh and to perfection. The authenticity of their Italian cuisine is frequently noted in reviews with one patron proclaiming, "Italian specialties are done truly Italian!" while another felt like they were "back in Italy." The restaurant also provides excellent service and a warm Italian atmosphere. Diners have highlighted the quality of the food, wine selection, and the overall welcoming ambiance. With frequent mentions of outstanding service and excellent food, Il Palio is certainly one of the best Italian culinary experiences in the area.
A photo of La Fortuna restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Stratford
Booked 4 times today
"La Fortuna" is highly acclaimed for its authentic Italian cuisine, with many patrons praising its extraordinary food and service. With references to generous portions and outstanding flavors, this restaurant maintains a strong commitment to tradition and quality. One reviewer highlighted the chicken marsala complimented with a generous serving of peppers and onions, while others recommended clams casino and ricotta cheesecake. Some unique features attributed to the restaurant include the exceptional service, impressive portions and the great atmosphere. Despite the absence of a trendy downtown ambiance, La Fortuna evidently delivers on all corners including quality, flavor, and portions, making the overall experience a pleasantly memorable one.
A photo of Consiglio's - New Haven restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • New Haven
Booked 21 times today
Consiglio's in New Haven is hailed as a must-visit destination for authentic Italian cuisine. Their exemplary service, creative drink menu, and consistent quality set them apart. One reviewer applauds the fact that "Consiglio's is by far New Haven's best Italian restaurant. Probably the only restaurant that still cooks the way their ancestors did." The restaurant is particularly loved for its excellent homemade Italian food, its outdoor patio that feels like Italy itself, and accommodating servers who are willing to customize orders per dietary requests. Their fresh pasta, Eggplant Parmesan, and fried burrata receive high praises. With superior service, a relaxing setting, and unparalleled cuisine, Consiglio's stands out as a gem of Italian gastronomy.
A photo of Encore by Goodfellas restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • New Haven
Booked 18 times today
Encore by Goodfellas is an Italian restaurant praised for its excellent food and outstanding service. The restaurant's elegant yet inviting ambiance, enhanced by live music, makes the dining experience all the more special. Many reviews highlight the Cavatelle and Octopus Salad, underlining the authenticity of the cuisine. Patrons also commend the restaurant's attentive and friendly staff, with special mentions of servers Andrew, Mike, and Jacob. The renovations were also well-received, underlining the restaurant's commitment to offering a dynamic, modern, yet old-world charm setting for their customers. The consistent positive feedback signifies Encore by Goodfellas as a worthy destination for Italian cuisine lovers.
A photo of L'Orcio restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • New Haven
Booked 16 times today
L'Orcio has solidified its reputation as a top-tier provider of authentic Italian cuisine in its location. The restaurant frequently receives praise in customer reviews for its excellent food, professional service, and beautiful ambience, both indoors and outdoors. Noteworthy menu items include its homemade pasta and ravioli, which shine brightly among a host of other delicacies. The wine menu at L'Orcio is notably extensive, featuring a variety of selections from regions such as Tuscany, Piedmont, and Abruzzi. Diners have expressed their desire to return for more visits, showcasing L'Orcio's ability to create delicious Italian food and enjoyable dining experiences.
A photo of Caffe Bravo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • New Haven
Booked 9 times today
Caffe Bravo is greatly celebrated for its fresh and authentic Italian cuisine. The restaurant consistently receives acclaim for its combination of modern cooking and traditional Southern Italian tastes, serving large and satisfying portions. Reviewers rave about dishes like the cacio e pepe and the pollo scarpariello, with one diner comparing their steak to one they savored in a small Tuscan village, showcasing the restaurant's authenticity. The service is often highlighted as outstanding, creating a friendly, welcoming atmosphere in this cherished neighborhood gem. With a beautifully decorated venue and a superb chef in Guiseppe, Caffe Bravo is highly recommended for anyone seeking a stellar Italian dining experience.
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