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Roma Ristorante

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179 Davis St, Oakville, CT 06779-2143
+1 860-274-2558
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Litchfield, Connecticut
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172 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had 6:30 reservations the night before Valentines day. We were taken right to a table in the back room just off the fireplace. Manager Serge stopped over to see if everyone had a drink. Amanda gave us the specials of the evening.The cheese cake was very good. This was our 2nd time back since the ownership change in 2016.... More 

Thank Chris H
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

After years and years of living nearby, I finally made my way here with my wife for our early valentine's dinner. I admit the food is the best in the area in my opinion. We had the bruschetta for an app.... so freaking good. The food and the service are well worth the money. And I do believe you make... More 

Thank stevelisawillie
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The escarole and beans were a great appetizer as were the zucchini flowers. Dinner was very good. We had the cod, the chicken Milano, eggplant and fettuccine Alfredo. Staff was courteous but the room was small. If noise makes a difference to you and it doesn't to everyone then bring earplugs. For us, it was enough to make us leave... More 

1 Thank Stephen A
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Recently went for my fiancées birthday dinner. His favorite meal is veal parmigiana. First time for him at Roma and it did not disappoint! I always enjoy the fresh and housemate cavatelli (yum). We called too last minute to get a reservation but we're lucky enough to get seats at the bar. The bartender took care of us. The food... More 

2 Thank tulane95
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Wow ,what a surprise! Family came up from Florida and wanted dinner at a good Italian restaurant. I have heard about Roma from a friend that raved about it and we gave it a try. The food and service was excellent. There was even a DJ in the next room playing some great music which we enjoyed. The prices were... More 

1 Thank ramjetR1
Lake Tahoe, CA
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Being from the west coast and an area that doesn't have a really good Italian restaurant I was excited to visit Roma due to rave reviews from family living in the area. I was not disappointed in my experience. We were warmly greeted by the owner upon arrival and seated promptly. The wine list was very good and I thought... More 

2 Thank r5family
Woodbury, Connecticut
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Have been going to Roma for years and was sorry to hear that Dave sold it. It's always been my favorite restaurant. Went to lunch with my friend last week and I must say I was pleasantly surprised! The new owner quickly introduced himself and was very friendly. The food was excellent! The only complaint was although the bartender was'nt... More 

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new england
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for good Italian food in a traditional "old school" setting, look no further! Be sure to have a reservation ( or hope you can get a seat at the bar). We sat at the bar and enjoyed the food, the wine, the service, atmosphere and other customers. Certainly not a fancy place ( jeans are fine)... More 

1 Thank loves2travelanywhere
Farmington, Connecticut
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Was introduced to Roma last year and have gone 3-4 times this year. About 40 minute ride for me - so this is a destination restaurant. Very authentic Italian - have loved everything I have had on the menu. Service is efficient - not particularly friendly. I love the cozy, tight, loud atmosphere - but be prepared for that. Impress... More 

Thank jimlafrance
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62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We were there once before and now I know why we haven't been since. The noise level is beyond comprehension! It was difficult to enjoy our meal for fear our ears would start to bleed at any minute. I come form an Italian family that is usually highly excitable around the dinner table, so I'm used to noisy meals. Roma's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Davis St, Oakville, CT 06779-2143
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-274-2558

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