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Michael's Trattoria

344 Center St, Wallingford, CT 06492-4205
+1 203-269-5303
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“swordfish” (9 reviews)
“banana pie” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
344 Center St, Wallingford, CT 06492-4205
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1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We dined here Saturday night and thought the food was delicious. We will certainly return. The seafood appetizers were scrumptious! I would recommend a reservation because this restaurant is small.

Thank Tessa35
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you so much glad u enjoyed

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

After years of driving by and talking about going, we finally went on Valentines Day. Happy we did. Food was excellent. A little crazy considering the night we went, but will try again on a “normal” night. We were off in one of the side...More

Thank broseman
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks for nice review will Work on tables in right place

Reviewed 3 February 2018

Went the other night. It's been a Long while since we dined here. Out waitress was spectacular. She was just being herself, and we all got along fine. The swordfish was really good,great flavors. I would of preferred a potato instead of pasta, but still...More

Thank Renata B
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Michael's Trattoria is a good choice for your basic Italian food...shrimp over linguini was very good and ample portion. Clams over linguini had generous portion of clams but stingy pasta serving Calamari with hot peppers was disappointing and misleading as the "hot peppers" was pepper...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This is one of the best restaurants I have ever been to. Small and cozy with great food and service. Upon entering the restaurant, I noticed that everyone sitting at the bar and tables was having a good time. This is always a clue if...More

Thank PA_Pat_in_Chalfont
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thanks for you review. Appreciate it very much. Michael

Reviewed 30 November 2017

Great service! Great Italian food. This place reminds me of a local hot spot (I am not from the area). The people at the bar seemed to know each other and the chef came out to talk with people in the restaurant. One woman seemed...More

Thank benton2569
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thanks for coming in. Please come back when you are in the area. Michael

Reviewed 30 November 2017

Small and crowded but the food was filling and tasty. Family eating but very tight seating. Service was Ok

Thank jomomcows
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thanks for your review. Come in on Wednesday for wine and parm night. Michael

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Michael’s Trattoria’s has been our special occasion restaurant. We celebrate birthdays, our anniversary, my daughter-in-law’s bridal shower and just dinner out. There are lots of Italian specialities to choose from and a nice bar crowd as well. They have pizza also. Located right in the...More

Thank Barbara M
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you Barbara for your wonderful review!

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service and plenty of parking. Chicken parm and zuppa de pesce are excellent and banana pie was delish

Thank Michele C
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you Michele for your review. The banana cream pie is a favorite of many. Come in again soon.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Meatballs for startes are amazing, Ambience, staff, food and wine all amazing. 10 out of 10, simply best restaurant in CT!

Thank integrity10
m t, Owner at Michael's Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Wow! Thanks so much!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 Center St, Wallingford, CT 06492-4205
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-269-5303
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Description
Michael's Trattoria has served the Wallingford community for the past 20 years. Cozy, great friendships, big flavor in a relaxed casual Italian Cuisine. Food is prepared by Michael in the spirit of his Italian roots. Our customer includes a huge amount of locals, but many choose Michael's before a Toyota Theater show or it's closeness to Choate. Friends, strangers, colleagues and family are always welcome to try simple generous, full flavored style of cooking. Michael's Trattoria gives you a range of appetizers, pasta. chicken, veal, steak and seafood. We offer fresh bread with Michael's own irresistible (customers rave!) virgin olive oil to dip in. We have private rooms available( for business and small parties) and also offer catering (on site, carry out and off premises) We are a small family owned Italian Resturant and take pride it the dining experience we offer. Best to make reservations.
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