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Columbus Park Trattoria

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205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
+1 203-967-9191
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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New Jersey
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great Italian food. Veal and Pasta dishes were excellent. Pasta cooked al dente. Good hard crusted baguettes.

Thank Vida-amorosa
Kansas City, Missouri
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This trattoria is outstanding - very nicely decorated and appointed. Excellent service and food. It's in downtown Stamford and well worth the experience. Food is traditional Italian and reasonably priced. Busy and a lot of "buzz" - best to have reservations.

Thank Trey1247
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much Trey, means a lot! Come back soon! More 

New Rochelle
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I walked in on a Monday evening with no reservation and although the restaurant was fairly full we immediately were shown to a table. He had some dietary restrictions at that time ... Accommodations were made with a smile and a no problem attitude. Service was excellent and very friendly. And the food is wonderful! This was... More 

Thank Barbara A
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much Barbara, this means so much to us! Come back soon! More 

Stamford, Connecticut
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Perfect gin and tonic. Delicious baby spinach salad with candied walnuts and strawberry vinegret. Amazing salmon piccata. Fixed menu for restaurant week but great choices for an excellent value. Also had tiramisu for dessert which was wonderful but not part of the fixed menu. Crowded but very friendly wait staff and everything served in a timely manor. Would definitely recommend... More 

Thank Leah W
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much Leah! Come backs soon! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We booked at Columbus Park an old favorite for my daughter's birthday last night. Service was slow with a medium size crowd which could be a staffing issue. We needed to prompt or track down a server to order drinks, refill water glasses and secure final bill. Shout out for bringing the bday girl a Tiramisu w/candle and singing though... More 

1 Thank Diane R
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here 3 times. Each time I left saying I need to come more often. The service is great and the food excellent

Thank Hiatrides
Los Angeles, CA
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66 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

One night out of five I choose to eat a bit more fancy so decided to visit this Italian place. I have been traveling for the last 20 years and this was one of the most disappointing dinners I have ever had. Service was almost non-existent, really had to twist an arm to serve a beer or take my order.... More 

2 Thank MG67
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi, we are very sorry and disappointed to hear this. We will have a talk with our staff because customer service means a lot to us. We hope you will give us another chance to impress you. More 

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73 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Really nice and efficient customer service, decent american italian food, slightly to much olive oil on everything, but good. Had a trout and it tasted well. Classical cosy interior. But take care its not cheap

Thank Markus K
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Thank you so much Markus!! Come back soon! More 

Bradenton, Florida
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

This trattoria has a cozy atmosphere, great service and good Italian Food. I ordered a pasta dish and it was good, as was the salad. One concern, the pasta was swimming in olive oil, something that some people might like-if you like it a bit lighter it would be worth asking.

Thank Patricia R
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

Thank you, we will take into consideration what you have said. Come back soon Patricia!! More 

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172 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Had eaten here before and enjoyed it so we decided to go back. The restaurant is small, the noise level was ridiculous and even though they seemed to have an adequate amount of help the service was horrible. Very slow, extremely inattentive, almost like we weren't there. Thinking this might have been our last visit which is sad because the... More 

Thank coughy
Aly G, Guest Relations Manager at Columbus Park Trattoria, responded to this review

We are really sorry to hear this, you might have caught us on a bad day. Please give us another chance to impress you. 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
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Main St, Stamford, CT 06901-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-967-9191
In the heart of downtown Stamford, Columbus Park is the destination for those who appreciate fine Italian cuisine. One of three family-owned restaurants in Fairfield County, Columbus Park was voted “Best Italian Restaurant in Stamford” and consistently receives high ratings from food critics. Known for its chicken Scarpariello, home made pastas, fine service and artwork, Columbus Park can accommodate private events with up to 65 people in its private dining room, overlooking the greenery of Columbus Park. An added benefit is the outdoor seating that allows “al fresco” dining. When in the mood for elegantly prepared Italian food with exceptional ingredients, visit Columbus Park. With an extensive wine list, warm service and beautiful décor, you’ll be assured of a wonderful dining experience.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?