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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” (10 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“bread pudding” (2 reviews)
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105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Have had several lunches here. Service and food consistently good. Can get noisy though back tables a bit quieter.

Thank ELLlady
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We fell upon Sole as we were walking around this quaint little town. From the second we walked in, until we left very welcomed and not rushed. The food was amazing. I had the steak with truffle fries. Delicious! My girlfriend had the halibut and...More

Thank Peabodymomof3gurls
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious halibut with spinach dinner, my friend has.the Angus steak and French fries with truffle aioli, and all I can say is we were in a food coma before we has dessert, which was bread pudding and a fudge brownie. Food was delicious...More

Thank Vicki K
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Love the food here... especially the chicken and pizza... but, if you don't sit in the back the noise level is ridiculous... other than that choice of wines is good (1/2 price bottles on Tuesday... great food.

Thank Donald K
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Possibly the best in New Canaan. It's been around a long time and is consistently great! For the quality it is reasonable but it is pricey. Well with it! The homemade ravioli is amazing. The wine list is good.

Thank Mammaof3inCT
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, 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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