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Madonia Restaurant & Bar

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1297 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06903-4431
+1 203-322-8870
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Hartsdale, New York
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there for dinner on a Friday evening. Service was prompt and friendly. The oysters were fresh, plump and juicy, and the lobster risotto was one of the best dishes I have ever had. I would go back just for that! The rigatoni with spinach sauce and shrimp was also a stand out. It is a nice looking dining... More 

Thank Joan Z
Stamford, Connecticut
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85 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My wife and I celebrated Christmas eve here. Dinner was very good and the selections were okay, not many, but still good enough variety. I enjoyed a nice steak and my liked the salmon dish. The only complaint was the serving sizes, they seemed rather small and I left hungry even though I am not a big eater. We will... More 

Thank GCGC204
New York City, New York
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Took my wife for a special occasion. Poor experience. Service was poor, very rushed- we felt like it was all about turning notables as fast as possible. Food very average- do not think we will be going back.

1 Thank Edward D
Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went to the Madonia to celebrate a 40th Wedding Anniversary on a Saturday night. Waited a long time to be seated at the table followed by an even longer time to be waited upon. Choice of menu was good but the food that came out was not up to the expected standard. I had the chard skirt steak which came... More 

1 Thank murphy-stleo
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Had eaten here once back in April and remembered it as being a pleasant experience. Not so much this time. Service was abysmal, food was mediocre at best – not what one would expect paying the prices they charge. Hostess making her rounds to ask if everything was okay reminded us more of a drill sergeant – wouldn’t have dared... More 

Thank SeashoreTraveler
Vineland, New Jersey
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350 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Was driving up the highway and found this place for lunch. Food was excellent, and you really need to check out their menu to see. Roasted chicken sandwich was yummy and my wife really enjoyed her Eggplant Piadina. Service was also good. If you are in the area, you should stop by for either lunch or dinner!

Thank Stu C
Oxford, Connecticut
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139 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We took in Madonia Restaurant because it is a long standing favorite of locals in the Stamford CT area, not far for the heart of the town and theater. Service was pleasant and attentive. Menu selections provided a nice range of italian pastas, seafood and beef.There were six in our party and everyone was quite with their selection. Two kinds... More 

Thank peter m
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46 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful surprise. Great atmosphere, love the outdoor cafe. Great soups, had the piglet sandwich, incredible. There are more tempting dishes in want to go back and try. Serice excellent & upbeat.

Thank Manuel P
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4 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We stopped here on our way home from Gettysburg for an early dinner. The restaurant was easy to reach from the Merritt Parkway. We ate outdoors, on a nice patio. The waiter was very friendly and helpful. The food was excellent. Two of us ordered from the new tasting menu; the eggplant parmesan was excellent. I had the branzino fish,... More 

Thank Roma1818
New York City, New York
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223 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a great restaurant to meet friends or business associates. They have a nice private outdoor patio and the food is very good. It is a bit pricey and the drinks are expensive so be prepared to drop about $200 for 2 people.

Thank VacaCouple2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
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: 1297 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06903-4431
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-322-8870

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