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The Venetian Restaurant

52 E Main St, Torrington, CT 06790-5428
+1 860-489-8592
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Opens in 8 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
52 E Main St, Torrington, CT 06790-5428
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint Italian atmosphere, great for families, friends, or couples. This place has been around for a very long time and deserves an excellent reputation!

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Obviously an “in” spot in Torrington; and if you are not part of their inner circle—you are served and acknowledged second. The “inner” circle is fawned and “much loved” while the “mere customer” who might return sits and watches the show hoping to get some...More

Thank I8025IKdonnal
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The food is always consistently good at The Venetian and everyone in our party enjoyed the food - salmon, sole, shrimp, and chicken. Every dish was perfect. The only downside to our meal was the waitress who was not friendly, and mostly ignored the table...More

Thank Atrandom13
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Excellent! Great atmosphere. Very relaxing. The vegetable home made ravioli are fantastic. Excellent service.

Thank 712ladybird
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Owners of this restaurant have operated this landmark restaurant for decades. Authentic cooking led my husband and wife team. Cozy booths framed by painted wall murals depicting canal settings. Can handle larger parties in 3 different rooms. Closed on Tuesdays. Will likely need reservations on...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Four of us went to dinner on a Friday night with a 6:30 reservation. It was not filled yet, and we were promptly seated. The first thing that I noticed is that it's totally unchanged from 30-40 years ago at my last visit there. One...More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

The Venetian Restaurant has been an award winning Italian restaurant, established well over half a century ago. It has impeccable food, staff and diligent, on-site owners with standards beyond any other restaurants in the area. No matter what you choose on the extensive menu, it...More

1  Thank nicarafiki
Marilena G, Manager at The Venetian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for recognizing our food and establishment, we appreciate your great review.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Wonderful Italian cuisine in the heart of Torrington!! The food is true Italian cooking!! I go there on a regular basis and the owners are very friendly.

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I am from the area, and being 100% Italian I really enjoy this great hidden gem. Its not pricey at all and food is fresh made to order. Its may 4th time in 3 years.. Michael the owner for the past 45 years is a...More

Thank bowmanmt
Marilena G, Manager at The Venetian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thank you for recognizing great food and experience.

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Consistently great food and service. Not to be missed when visiting Torrington. Dinner at the Venetian And a show at the Warner, a great evening

Thank Marie S
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4 December 2016|
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Response from Leslie M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't open the app that often. I don't know. I love the place and hope they aren't in their annual vacation when we come east.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 E Main St, Torrington, CT 06790-5428
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Torrington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-489-8592
  • E-mail
White Tablecloth - Traditional Regional Italian Cuisine.
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