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Buon Appetito

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386 Norwich Westerly Rd, North Stonington, CT 06359-1549
+1 860-535-2333
15:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Wed 15:00 - 21:00
Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you are in the North Stonington area, this is a must stop for lunch or dinner. When you walked into the restaurant you felt like you walked into a restaurant in Italy or California wine country. Great atmosphere. We chose to sit at the bar since it was early afternoon and were greeted with a wonderful smile by our... More 

Thank Connie A
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great atmosphere. We got hugs at the door 😊 Our waitress Liza was so friendly. Had great conversations with her and she was right there if we needed anything. Food was sooooo yummy. I had chicken Parmesan. My friends loved their meals too. We can't wait to go back!!!

Thank Barbara A
Groton, Connecticut
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like going here for the Ambiance more then the food.I have enjoyed the meals I have had here and think it is more of an upscale restaurant then not.The menu is more for adults here but I have seen many youngster here too

Thank ajfmrf
Southern New Hampshire
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My husband and I ate here on a Friday night recently. The service is excellent at this restaurant. I had the beef barley soup, which was very good. My husband had the chowder, which he said was okay. We were served warm bread with olive oil for dipping which was excellent. I chose the eggplant parmesan with penne and my... More 

Thank Caseybum
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We had the pleasure to gather for our annual girls night out at Buon Appetito and we were once again blown away with the food and service! Mirella, the owner, arranged for us to have the side room all to ourselves and since we only numbered about 20 she suggested family style dining instead of the buffet we had last... More 

Thank Kimberly W
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent service by Liza! Ordered the arugula salad with artichokes & homemade lemon vinegrette dressing accompanied by tender grilled chicken! Scrumptious!!! Rodney Strong Cabernet paired well! Homemade Italian red sauce & evoo with cheese was served with homemade melt in your mouth bread...Freshly baked was outstanding! Fabulous find for me! Definitely coming back with my husband for a great dining... More 

Thank fastsha
Lisbon, Connecticut
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2 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Excellent as always one of my favorites the service was great accomodated my husbands special diet needs couldn't have been better

Thank debibud
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent salmon with mango chutney over risotto and ribeye steak, banana bread pudding for dessert. The bread and olive oil for dipping are delicious. The service is great and they never take the plates til everyone is finished eating. Etiquette other places need to follow.

Thank keepthedream
Lisbon, Connecticut
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Met for an impromptu family gathering.. The food and atmosphere are always consistent.. Plus we are always made to feel not like customers but part of the Buon Appetito family.. Greeted by charming hosts and waited on by lovely, attentive waitresses/waiters/busboys..Love the tomato caprese salad..so fresh, the tomatoes taste just as fresh in the winter as summer.. One of my... More 

Thank lisa11162
South Windsor, Connecticut
1 review
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Mirella and team provide the best authentic Italian food! We had the salmon special and the papardelle bolognese...a favorite of ours. We always feel like family here and come back because of the quality of food and the high service level!

Thank LMRog

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 32
Mediterranean, Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 386 Norwich Westerly Rd, North Stonington, CT 06359-1549
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  North Stonington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-535-2333

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Woodbury, Connecticut
North Stonington, Connecticut
4 months ago
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?