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Cafe Silvium

371 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902-6010
+1 203-324-1651
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prosciutto” (9 reviews)
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371 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902-6010
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Cafe Silvium has seemed to have achieved iconic status in the Shippan Point section of Stamford. After my third visit to this Italian restaurant, it is not hard to see why. A pleasant but small restaurant, it is known for its delicately prepared Italian dishes....More

Thank rmanzino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my boyfriend on a Tuesday night and it was really busy; I would recommend making a reservation. The food was delicious! I loved the burrata as an appetizer and the fettuccine al mascarpone for my main meal. The service was great...More

Thank Cttina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We keep coming back to Cafe Silvium and we have never been disappointed! The owners, Vincenzo and Nick, and all of the staff are really nice people who do their jobs really well. And the food is to die for! The seafood and warm calamari...More

Thank mannyab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extensive menu to say the least. I had the stuffed veal chop, it was excellent!!! One of the best I’ve ever had. The service was equally good, knowledgeable and friendly. Tight quarters but it was great.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service is excellent. A gem - a must for reservations; the food is original Italian and very fresh and heartfelt

1  Thank Terryr623
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being one-hundred percent Italian you can find it hard to dine out for Italian food. Like most Italian/Americans we know the true authenticity of our ancestor cuisine. You can't fool our palette. Café Silvium is like visiting your grandmother's kitchen. The food is authentic and...More

Thank Pina B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I have been eating at Cafe Silvium first so many years and no other Italian can beat it. The absolute creamiest burrata and best prosciutto and not to mention homemade delicious desserts, just best tiramisu.

Thank DeeNYC01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cafe Silvium is a small, family run restaurant in the Shippan area of Stamford (super easy to get to off I95). Our party of four walked in on a Friday night and were very happy to be seated within 10 minutes or so, despite the...More

Thank georgeandsheryl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful restaurant; both food & service are excellent. Only drawback is too many people know about it & the waiting times can be ridiculous.

Thank robinmadan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I lived in Italy for years. Cafe Silvium does Italian like no one else in the US. Awesome, diverse menu of italian classics along with an always changing robust list of specials.

Thank CoolGeek2013
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Response from Tortoni | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not have outdoor seating. there is a garden room that is very nice, but I have not seen pets there.
9 October 2015|
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Response from Marilyn B | Reviewed this property |
No, the restaurant is not walking distance to the Palace theater., But the restaurant is worth the visit. My favorite restaurant in Stamford!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 371 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902-6010
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-324-1651
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