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Trattoria La Festa

4080 Mountain Rd Lodge, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
+1 802-253-8480
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (50 reviews)
“eggplant tower” (12 reviews)
“manicotti” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4080 Mountain Rd Lodge, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
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1 - 10 of 342 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are expecting nuouvo, Italienmodern/chic cuisine, this is not for you. Really good classics, shrimp scampi, veal parm, chicken marsala, etc. Old world trattoria style family rest, friendly serviceMore

Thank Bill S
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Bill Thank you for your kind words. You are right we are so different from the "nuovo" Italian, our place is a classic neighborhood restaurant serving Stowe for over 30 years. We have served at least 3 generations of our customers and they always...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I live in Montreal - approx. 2 1/2 hr. drive from the TRATTORIA - even though there are fine Italian restaos in Montreal - we will drive to Trattoria many times - as the food is awesome - the ambiance is exactly...More

Thank F7569QXbill
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear F7569QXbill Your review is a breath of fresh air since you are from Montreal a culinary Mecca in N.America. Thank you again and again for the honesty, integrity and the great choice of dining with us. We hope to cook for you soon. Chef...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a reservation and they took us on time. I had the lamb chops and my husband had the veal Marcela and they were both excellent. Drinks were great and service was perfect. Thank you for a wonderful night. We wil be back

Thank MariaArdo
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Maria Thank you for the review, It's always a pleasure to cook dinner for you. all the best Tony

Reviewed 4 November 2017

I reviewed this restaurant before because we love it so much, but we always get the same things year after year. Well tonight we creatures of habit busted loose and had something different - at least one of us did. I got the annual Carbonara...More

Thank Hipster_Dufus_714
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Hipster Thank you for giving us the opportunity of making another scrumptious Carbonara for you but I want you to promise to be adventures and try all our new dishes. This winter we will have Ossobuco and all sorts of Italian classics so go...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

In all truth, we live only about 25 miles away and Trattoria La Festa is one of our most favorite restaurants. Easily the best in Stowe. That said, they deserve it! The food is always excellent. I even asked if they would make me a...More

Thank WarrenKitz
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Warren Thank you for the pleasure of cooking for you and your wife. You have been coming for dinner for over 30 years and we are so proud of it. You and guests have so many choices in Stowe, almost 70 restaurants but Trattoria...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Everything was delicious. The service was beyond great. We felt as if we were the only ones there.More

Thank Nancy C
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Dear Nancy C Thank you for the lovely review, it's always nice and refreshing to know what we are consistently preparing day in and day out. We build relationships with our great guests based on care, solid food, solid service and remembering who they are....More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

My sister and I ate dinner here while visiting Stowe. It is a very cozy and romantic place, low lights and candles on the table, the perfect place for couples celebrating a special occasion but equally nice for sisters to come into out of the...More

Thank agregg17
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear agregg17 THank you for all you wrote and the feedback on the bruschetta bread(I have already changed it), It's always very nice to hear our guests being fully satisfied and happy with all. We are working hard to make your experience count. Grazie and...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is our third year dining here and we found it the best yet. Both my husband and I had the half duck with cherry brandy demiglaze. It was excellent. While our duck was high-moderate in cost, the cost included a house salad, vegetable and...More

Thank nanp494
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear nanp494 Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. I am delighted you enjoyed everything and we hope to see you soon. Abbondanza Tony And Family

Reviewed 17 October 2017

I work in NYC three blocks from the city's famous Little Italy. This place can easily compete with all of these restaurants. Fantastic home made pasta, red sauce was perfect. We ordered the eggplant tower, spaghetti and meatballs, chicken parmigiana. Caesar salad was outstanding. Wine...More

Thank michele_farrell
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Dear Michelle Thank you for your great review. We are humbled from what you said and inspired to do more for you on your next visit. Abbondanza Tony and Family

Reviewed 15 October 2017

This restaurant was close by the Northern Lights Hotel. The service was excellent and so was the food. I enjoyed a very generous martini, two actually.

Thank traveler60958
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Dear traveler Thank you for coming to dinner and the review. It's always a pleasure to hear what we do consistently Abbondanza Tony and Family

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4080 Mountain Rd Lodge, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-8480
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Description
Seasonal Italian restaurant owned and operated by Italian family. Simple homemade food with a solid wine list and great music
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