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Trattoria La Festa

4080 Mountain Rd, 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” (38 reviews)
“manicotti” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4080 Mountain Rd, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped for dinner had a veal chop, very good, almost to much to eat, pasta was cooked just right, good sauce. Wife had the veal Marsalis, good portion very tender. Nice wine list, waiter was over from Italy for summer headed back to university. Total...More

Thank billy2222
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Billy2222 Thank you for the review. It's always great to hear when we do things right but we can always improve and do more for you. Hope to see you soon. All the best Chef Tony

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited here for many years during our anniversary vacation. Our experience this year on a Tuesday evening, while not bad, was not up to the standards of past visits. I guess good, not great, would describe it best. Our service was good, but kind...More

Thank Walter S
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Walter Thank you for the review and lettings us know how much you have enjoyed us in the past. It's hard to predict the overall feeling of the place sometimes it all depends on the chemestry of the day but one thing I promise...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good dinner last night at Trattoria La Festa. The service was outstanding. Thank you Marco & Maya! The bruschetta, the barratta, the eggplant and veal parmesan and the shrimp manicotti were all delicious. The 6 of us drank some nice chianti...More

Thank JillCull
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jill: Thank you for the review. I an delighted your party had a great time. For us it was the busiest saturday in history with Antic car show in town. Hope to see you soon for dinner. all the best Chef Tony

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How this place got 4 1/2 stars sure beats me. The food is nothing special and the service was amazingly poor. In their defense, we were a party of 12, and I know service for large parties can be slow. However, a small amount of...More

Thank Lynn N
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lynn: I am sorry about your response and I promise to do better next time. Your party was part of a group staying at the lodge for a business meeting and most of them showed up at our place without notice or reservations. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love their red sauce so we always order the chicken parm. Nice wine selection and the Caesar has a light dressing which is sooo good. If u get there early u can request an outside table. Otherwise be prepared with glasses because it is...More

Thank jokt2016
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jokt2016 Thank you for the review. We hope to see you soon. All the best Chef Tony

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great homemade pasta, extensive wine list and friendly service. No pizza for the kids but they enjoyed their spaghetti and meatballs.

Thank Caleb C
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear Caleb: Thank you for the great review, we are always at your service. Chef Tony

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I'm a Long Islander so I'm picky about my Italian. My brother ordered the chicken parmigiana. He loved it. My husband and I indulged in the meat sauce. I had the gluten free penne($2.50 up charge). Discrimination if you ask me. We both said there...More

Thank MonicaK614
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Dear Monica: Thank you for the review. Our Long Islander guests are the most discriminating because the many great Italian restaurants in their back yards but we love the challenge. THank you for everything and by the way the meat sauce has a little smoke...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

This place has survived for a long time in a highly competitive market, both because it has a good menu and also because the overall ambiance feels fun and relaxed. The ownership has remained stable for many years.

Thank steventobolsky
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Steve thank you for thinking of us, it's always a pleasure to see you and family. We are looking forward your next visit. Buon Appetito Tony and Family

Reviewed 20 May 2017

My wife and I went to this restaurant to celebrate her 80th birthday. My wife who uses a walker was met by the staff and assisted into the restaurant. The food was excellent and served in a manner befitting a fie restaurant. We can not...More

Thank Richard M
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Richard: Thank you for the great review. It was not too hard to be extra nice to you and your wife, you guys were absolutely wonderful and a pleasure to serve. We are old school and when guests come in for dinner it's like...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Dined there with a group of artists, actors and their children snd spouses. This group is here every year in Stowe, and commonly dine at well-known and popular restaurants. At my repeated recommendation, they decided to try Trattoria La Festa. They are now totally smitten...More

Thank Keith R
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Keith Thank you for the great review. Your party was absolutely impressive, all the people they are connected to and their craft, mind boggling experience. Thank you for the photos I was able to take with them. You were very helpful in preparing us...More

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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, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4080 Mountain Rd, 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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