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Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria

386 Norwich Westerly Rd, North Stonington, CT 06359-1549
+1 860-535-2333
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
386 Norwich Westerly Rd, North Stonington, CT 06359-1549
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our large group had an amazing dining experience at Buon Appetito recently. Our server, Liza, was caring and attentive and made us feel right at home! The appetizers and salad was shared by all. Each dinner was plentiful and delicious. Most of us took some...More

Thank Debby122018
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I've been here a few times and I'm ready to give up on other Italian style restaurants - this place will give the best of them a good run and probably beat them. The ingredients are fresh, prepared with skill and the taste and presentation...More

Thank donoat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually dine at one of the casino restaurants but this year we wanted to try something different and visited Buon Appeitito. The food was excellent, the wine selection extensive and the service first rate. Our server Liza was a lovely woman who had no...More

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Burn Appetito is our go to Italian restaurant when home. Liza is our server is a joy and always helpful funny and attentive to her guests. Every meal was flavorful and abundant. Love coming here, you can’t go wrong. Thank you Liza for a wonderful...More

Thank Stephane L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is the real deal! Absolute must visit. Real chefs prepare the food here, not cooks. The ingredients are fresh and top quality, you can taste every aspect of the dish clearly. Fresh, clean, not fake seasonings to make something taste a certain way....More

Thank DaveMck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is amazing!!! The steak, pizza, and pasta are so good makes it tough to decide what to get! The staff always provides the best customer service. Liza is very personable and friendly! High recommend this restaurant!

Thank Bp4774
Petrit M, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Buon Appetito! Thank you for the excellent feedback from your meal. I will be sure and pass your compliments on to our staff and of course Liza. Come back and see us soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I live locally, I have never been to this gem of a restaurant (my husband has for a work function). We were greeted by the hostess and had a very small wait. We were offered seats at the bar but declined in favor of...More

Thank KObey1017
Petrit M, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review! I was glad to see that your 1st visit with us was an exceptionally good one and you left feeling like family. Welcome to the Buon Appetito family! Ciao ~

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dining experience! We have celebrated many special occasions there... A BIG thank you to Liza for always making our time there extra special. The food is delicious! I'm particularly fond of the lasagna!! It's all good...

Thank Kathy P
Petrit M, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review! We loved serving you and hope you will come back and see us again soon! We love Liza and will be sure and pass along your compliments to her! Ciao!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother, and I took my brother to celebrate his 50th Birthday. They treated him like royalty. I brought in a cake to make it special but they made it special. Liza was so attentive to our table and to my brother. We had great...More

Petrit M, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the extremely generous review! It is customers like you that make our restaurant great. We are so glad you chose Buon Appetito to celebrate your brother's 50th birthday. We loved having you and your family and look forward to having you all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I met another couple here for a combined birthday dinner as two of us have birthdays in the same week. The restaurant has a distinctly European Flair with two dining rooms, a full bar and a patio area which is open in...More

Thank NancyCWalker
Petrit M, Owner at Buon Appetito Ristorante & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow...Nancy! What a pleasure your review was to read. So thorough and I thank you for your transparency to the public. We look forward to having you back very soon and let us know if there is anything I or my staff can do to...More

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Yes I always get the gluten free pasta its amazing!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 386 Norwich Westerly Rd, North Stonington, CT 06359-1549
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  North Stonington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-535-2333
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Buon Appetito is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant that serves an eclectic mix of northern Italian dishes in a warm and relaxed environment. We strive for the highest standards in our service, our food and our overall presentation because we believe that dining out is not just about food, it’s about a true dining experience. Buon Appetito’s menu offers a variety of choices from, appetizers, soups, salads, specialty pizzas, calzones, sandwiches, ocean fresh seafood, entrees and mouth watering desserts. We pride ourselves in preparing only the freshest ingredients daily offering a menu of food and beverages with a distinctive image. We wish to thank all of you who have continued to support of our family on this journey. Please come and try us and give me your thoughts, suggests and opinions we are here to serve you.
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