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Columbus Park Trattoria

205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
+1 203-967-9191
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Sometimes things happen for a reason. After my not so warm welcome at Cafe' Sylvium I chose to try Columbus Park as my colleague originally suggested. Nice, quaint place, warm and friendly welcome with a bar for a person on business to enjoy a nice...More

Thank Reschardo
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Hi, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so happy to hear this and sincerely appreciate your business! We look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2016

I went with a group of 8 ladies for a bachelorette party in the private dining room upstairs where we took a cooking class with Maria. I wasn't sure at first if this would be entertaining enough for such an event, but it was FANTASTIC!...More

Thank Erin_leigh79
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2016

Hi Erin, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so happy to hear you all had a wonderful time and everyone enjoyed it! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 July 2016

The food is wonderful. Classic good Italian with Osso Bucco being a favorite. They also do a super job with the fish.

Thank Chris P
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016

Hi Chris, Thank you for the wonderful review! So happy to hear you enjoyed your meal and dining experience. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 25 July 2016

Stopped for dinner. The place was very loud so we sat outside. Service was very good. Both of our dinner were disappointing. The meat ravioli of the day was bland. The clams in olive oil and garlic were severely lacking in the garlic. All I...More

Thank TrishaW1014756
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2016

Hi Trisha, Thank you for your feedback and review. We're sorry to hear you found your dinners disappointing. If there is ever an issue with a dish, we encourage our guests to let their server or the manager know so it can be corrected or...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016

one of my stamford downtown favorites...yummy food, always some interesting specials, and a charming helpful wait staff that's quite attentive. can be somewhat noisy so i always ask for a table in the back. and i always go back!!

Thank weeklyflyer2014
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

Hi! Thank you for the wonderful review! We sincerely appreciate your business and are so glad to hear you've enjoyed your meals and specials! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Had a quiet table in the back of the restaurant. Food is very good to excellent. Prices fair. Service excellent. Daily specials add to the menu choices. Reservations needed. Street parking is tight; might have to use a garage. In short, you won't go wrong...More

Thank Papaleadfoot
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2016

Hi! Thank you for the wonderful review! So happy to hear you've enjoyed the food and service as well as our specials! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I've been to Columbus Park many times. This is a classic, upper scale east coast Italian restaurant. You can order off the menu or ask for something custom. They will fall over backwards to try and honor your request. Case in point: they did not...More

Thank Chuck S
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Hi Chuck, Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad we were able to deliver the gnocchi and sincerely appreciate your kind words! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you soon!

Reviewed 15 July 2016

We've been here many times and we keep on coming back because the food, atmosphere and service are fantastic. Yes, due to its location downtown-ish not everyone appreciates that this place is a nicer and a little more formal but that doesn't take away from...More

Thank DrinkswKarl
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I visited this restaurant with my former chairman some years ago and found the food to be fantastic. I've since been back several times over the past year and honestly don't understand the allure. The food is very mezzo mezzo and the atmosphere seems to...More

Thank Mike C
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

Hi Mike, Thank you for your feedback and review. We're sorry to hear you did not thoroughly enjoy your meal and dining experience. If ever have any issue, please do not hesitate to get the manager or your server involved. We appreciate your business and...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

We had a lovely celebration for 8 on a Wednesday evening. They waited for us and we enjoyed delicious specials - salmon, lobster ravioli, clams, fried calamari, to name a few items. Best Italian restaurant in Stamford. but hard to find street parking.

Thank C W
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Hi C.W. Thank you for the wonderful review! So glad you had a wonderful celebration and enjoyed your meal! We sincerely appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again 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
US$30 - US$50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
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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