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105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
+1 203-972-8887
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“halibut” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“bread pudding” (2 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Six of us met at Sole last week prior to a movie for some appetizers, pizza and drinks. Service and timing was great and we were able to get out in plenty of time. The calamari was average while the octopus was excellent. The pizza...More

Thank Crawford99975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During warm days, grab one of the few tables on the street. Cold days, sit at the bar or the tables near the bar for the warmth of the brick oven. Food is always consistently good. Saturday lunch has a great prefix menu that is...More

Thank EPB12345
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sole is a great place to grab lunch with friends. The Pre Fixe is cheap and cheerful! I like the vibe and decor as well!

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sole is warm and inviting, the service was excellent and the food was superb. Everyone had a wonderful experience. Even though it was a crowded Saturday night, we did not feel rushed in any way.

Thank ammdmb
Reviewed 13 December 2017

At Sole the food is always great, the service is great, the ambiance is great, the prices are reasonable and the location is perfect. It is a great place for lunch and dinner or a drink at their hopping bar.

Thank 1keithrichey
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Despite our lack of reservation for a Friday evening, we were greeted very warmly and promptly seated. Make no mistake - this is a nice restaurant with top-drawer dining. The layout made the place seem a little cramped and loud, but not unpleasantly so. The...More

Thank chagebak
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Following a visit to the Glass House, we dropped in here for a mid-afternoon lunch. Despite the late lunch hour, the staff was very welcoming and we enjoyed a lovely meal, some of us with wine. We found the express lunch - an appetizer and...More

Thank KVTraveler
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Sole is still one of my favorites. Food is always delicious, staff is always friendly. Tuesday nights are busy with 1/2 price wine.

Thank jenniebelco
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Loved the décor,the staff was wonderful! Had a nice drink and a great meal, would go back in a heartbeat1

2  Thank Jeanking2014
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Sole has been in New Canaan for at least 15 years. It's food quality has always been very good. In fact, I have never had a bad meal at Sole. Their signature dish is a parmesan crusted halibut served with sauteed spinach. I highly recommend...More

Thank Rogerwilco123
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2017|
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Response from CirJon | Reviewed this property |
There are several outdoor tables along the sidewalk, nothing expansive.
16 November 2016|
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Response from Farrahsbo | Reviewed this property |
Typical of the area....on the expensive side.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
    (Park St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Canaan
  • Phone Number: +1 203-972-8887
Whether you unwind with a glass of Pinot Grigio at the bar that encircles the exposed kitchen, or linger at a table for two beneath a striking arbor inspired by an Italian vineyard, you’ll be swept away by Solé. This sophisticated trattoria, located on Elm Street in the picturesque New England town of New Canaan, Connecticut, serves handmade pastas, wood-fired pizzas, and succulent entrees in a relaxed, yet utterly cosmopolitan setting.
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