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San Marino Restaurant

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111 Thomaston Ave, Waterbury, CT 06702-1008
+1 203-755-1148
11:30 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Southbury, Connecticut
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133 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time that I have been to San Marino, once for dinner many years ago and this time for lunch. Although the wait staff is young, most of the clientele seems to be senior citizens. I had the chicken parm and it was good but not outstanding for an Italian restaurant. Given its location, there are not... More 

Thank Nancy K
Waterbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Delicious food, great service and huge portions. Saturday date night with hubby. We shared awesome eggplant rollatine appetizer, two huge pieces! Dinner was veal Claudio and veal osso bucco both to die for. Had enough for lunch for next day. Dessert was turtle cheesecake and tartufo also delicious. Thank you to our great server Mauricio and to manager Sonny both... More 

Thank Susan_SGP
Naugatuck, Connecticut
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158 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Have never had a bad meal here in many times as I have eaten here. The wait staff was excellant. If you crave a good Italian meal, come here. So many selections to choose from. Each one better than the next.

Thank Huskies74
Waterbury, Connecticut
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40 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Sunday afternoon we went to see a play at the Shakesperience on Bank Street in Waterbury. It started snowing after the play and we didn't feel like going home to cook dinner. My wife wasn't sure what she wanted to eat. She asked me what I was in the mood for and I said Italian. "I want sauce". Besides the... More 

Thank Townz
Prospect, Connecticut
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100 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

It doesn't look like much from the outside, but nicely appointed on the inside. Haven't been her for over 25 years, but other than some decor changes, it's basically the same. The food is good (not outstanding) and the service was a little slow for our party of 9, but to be fair, there were a number of holiday parties... More 

Thank BRosaJr
Prospect, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Hadn't been to San Marino's in years but thought we'd try it for our 42nd anniversary. Surprised that they were so busy on a Tues. nite. We ordered the veal and since it happened to be Ladies Nite, the chicken bruchetta. Both were excellent. What a deal the Ladies Nite special is: drink,appetizer, entree and dessert for $22. And lots... More 

Thank prospect_linda
Milford, Connecticut
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100 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Stopped here for lunch with my friends on the way to Seven Angles Theater in Waterbury. Some had a burger platter with fries , some had a tuna wrap that looked real good with fries and some had a big chef salad that was more than enough. everyone was happy with their meal and we all had a dish of... More 

Thank poppy843
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I hosted a small anniversary party at this restaurant yesterday. The service was exceptional from beginning to end. The food was delicious and prepared as the guests requested. When I made my reservations I made several special requests, all my requests were meet.

Thank Tresa Z
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64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Saturday night, my wife and I arrive at 630. Seated right away. Party going on but dining room is not overly busy. Hostess seats us and gives us menus. Waitress standing right behind her asks is we would like a drink. I ask if she can come back in a few as we just sat and would like to look... More 

Thank BonzoCT
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Second time here. Both times had eggplant parmigiana. Why mess with perfection? Only complaint is very loud.

Thank DHuntCT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Thomaston Ave, Waterbury, CT 06702-1008
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-755-1148

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