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Cafe Mangia

68 Linwood Ave Ste 1, Colchester, CT 06415-1134
+1 860-537-7707
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
68 Linwood Ave Ste 1, Colchester, CT 06415-1134
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The monthly Wine Paring Dinners are unforgettable. The food is prepared especially for these dinners and are not part of the regular menu. Each of the courses is pared with a different wine chosen for that specific course.

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We decided to swing by Cafe Mangia on our way to a show, as we have been here a few times before, and it has never disappointed...until this day. A reservation was made for 5 pm (just in case), but upon arriving we were told...More

1  Thank SummerofPtr
Reviewed July 18, 2018

If you're looking for authentic Italian cuisine and an acceptable wine list, skip Cafe Mangia! I brought 2 Italian clients her for dinner ... what a mistake! The food is average at best and the wine list is pitiful. But the waters/waitresses/servers are even worse!...More

1  Thank paologio1957
Reviewed June 24, 2018

It has been a while since we were at Mangia. The martinis are as good as ever. Wait staff was attentive and prompt. Chicken piccata was a bit too lemony and the penne vodka, one of our all time favorites, was not as creamy as...More

Thank debra3472
Reviewed June 15, 2018

So we came here to try out a restaurant that I have probably driven past at least 500 times by now and not even realized it was there. My bar for Italian food is fairly high as I have eaten in Italy and loved it,...More

Thank Curious_Chemist
Reviewed June 13, 2018

We were meeting friends and decided to give Cafe Mangia a try. We were very pleased. It was a Tuesday and not very busy. We enjoyed our table on the porch. I had the grilled vegetable wrap and it was very good, warm sauteed vegetables...More

Thank SMJ48
Reviewed May 31, 2018

This place is terrible! Slow service, below average food, and above average prices. If you're looking for authentic Italian food,don't go here. The wine list is awful and the wines are pricey. And the food ... well it'sworse than the wine selection.

Thank pgl1957
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This is a quaint restaurant situated in a house with enclosed porch for additional seating. I have only sat on the porch- even on a crisp fall day as it is sheltered and has a very warming little stove going for heat. It is a...More

Thank DFS60
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This restaurant has a nice atmosphere and good food. There weren't many people in the restaurant for a Sunday breakfast so we had a leisurely breakfast. The waitstaff was courteous and polite. The veggie omelets were very good. The hot chocolate was watery and unflavorful...More

Thank Cheri R
Reviewed May 1, 2018

there are days when finding good eats in a small town are difficult this is a great place for a good simple meal with a very friendly atmosphere cute porch seating now that weather is getting better they could expand the beer selection with some...More

Thank peter a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Linwood Ave Ste 1, Colchester, CT 06415-1134
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +1 860-537-7707
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