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Tambascio's Italian Grill

1 Dodgingtown Rd, Newtown, CT 06470-1801
+1 203-426-2715
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (18 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
“linguine” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 Dodgingtown Rd, Newtown, CT 06470-1801
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love tambascios. It is never disappointing. It’s super quaint and cute. I had the best linguini and clam sauce I’ve ever had here! Come here!

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 21 April 2018

amazing place for a candlelit dinner...the lounge has a nice ambiance and is great for a before dinner drink. The cooking here is excellent..authentic recipes...delicious homemade bread with garlic and olive dipping oil. The house salad dressing is amazing. Try the mussels in tomato cream...excellent...More

Thank chiantiConnecticut
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Tambascios is our go to place for a great meal with friends. Specials are ALWAYS a highlight. The many seafood and fish selections make it possible to try something new every visit. We especially appreciate the customer loyalty points program they have. Warm, welcoming and...More

Thank karaqueen385
Reviewed 24 February 2018

My wife and I went there for dinner last night. The food selection was good as was the service. The portions were large. There were enough leftovers for us to have another dinner tonight. Everything about the dinner was on the plus side.

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Italian food was good so stick with that. I had salmon and it was a bit dry. Salads were drenched with dressing so if you don’t like a lot of dressing in your salad, ask for it on the side. Wait staff was attentive with...More

Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 5 December 2017

My wife and I eat there half a dozen or more times a year. They have a good selection of just about anything one would want. We have never been disappointed.

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 12 September 2017

good food reasonable prices comfortable setting try the veal piccata or seafood pacillipo there pizza is also top notch nice quiet little bar and dining room may need to make reservations on weekends great rewards program

Thank william1012017
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Been dining here for close to 10 years- dining in and take out - this place is a hidden gem - the food is consistently good - never disappointing . Reasonably priced , atmosphere dependant on what time you go - very loud and crowded...More

Thank mooncusser91
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Friends ordered the pepperoni pizza for pick up. Estimated wait time was spot on. If you cannot pick up, they use a delivery service and the wait is usually an hour versus 20 minutes or less for pick up. Pizza is a bit thick for...More

Thank Rosslyn H
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Try the white broccoli. They use ricotta instead of mozz on their white pies for a real treat. Other favorites: white eggplant and garlic, spinach, rabe. Been over a dozen times without a single complaint. Haven't tried the restaurant but it sure does smell good....More

Thank Paul L
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Ron F
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Response from nwtwnfmly | Reviewed this property |
I knew it as George's before it was Tambascio's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dodgingtown Rd, Newtown, CT 06470-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-2715
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