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Vito's by the Water

1936 Blue Hills Avenue Ext, Windsor, CT 06095-1528
+1 860-285-8660
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (16 reviews)
“calamari” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1936 Blue Hills Avenue Ext, Windsor, CT 06095-1528
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently meet a large group of friends at Vito's for a pre-conference dinner. Our table waitress, Lisa, was attentive and efficient. Everyone in our party had a great meal, food was served promptly and hot. I enjoyed the rolls with a mild dipping sauce,...More

Thank Donna S
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Donna, We love to hear from our guests and appreciate you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the fast, courteous service and your clams & mussels over linguine! We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We ended up here again for a work event and last time I had the Pizza which was good and filling this time I ventured for the Pappardelle Bolognese "Made With Rob’s Cutting Edge Chocolate Truffle Pasta, Meat Sauce, Ricotta, Pesto and Topped With Citrus...More

Thank TryppAdams
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi TryppAdams, We appreciate you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy the Papardelle Bolognese and hope that you will give us another try in the future. Thank you.

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Took a chance on new restaurant for our anniversary dinner. Loved the atmosphere. Lovely view of trees and pond. Staff was very nice. Kitchen was a bit slow. Didn’t tell us they were out of an entree until 45 mins after we ordered. Caesar Salad...More

Thank MercJK
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi MercJK, Happy Anniversary! We are so happy to hear that you chose our restaurant to celebrate! We are glad you enjoyed your dining experience and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Thank you!

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Where do I even begin? I first met Ally (Vito’s general and banquet manager) while looking at wedding venues, and while we didn’t end up using the venue she was showing us at the time, she struck me so much that I had to ask...More

Thank Elisabeth I
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi Elisabeth, We were thrilled you chose Vito's to cater your wedding and we are glad to hear how much you enjoyed Ally's professionalism, caring and top notch service. We hope all is well with you and hoping to seeing you again soon at Vito's!...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

We arrived at 7:00 and didn't finish until 10:00. The service was horrible. Our meals were pretty good - nothing exceptional but pretty good. The bar tender did not know how to make drinks. Most came out wrong. It's really too bad we had a...More

Thank MP_BassMan
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Hi MP_Bassman, We apologize that you are not happy with your recent visit. Do you recall your server's name? Also, were you able to bring up the service issue with the manager on site when you dined with us? We take out guests feedback very...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Met a client here for lunch recently. Neither of us had been to the restaurant. It sits on a lake in something close to an industrial park. Plenty of parking. Nice view of the lake. The outdoor seating area looked nice, but it was raining...More

Thank KMR96
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi KMR96, Thank you for choosing Vito's By The Water recently for your meeting with your client. We appreciate your business and are happy to hear that you enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Thank...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Family Sunday afternoon dinner. Table looking at the pond and fountain.Their fixed-price 3 course dinners include a nice bottle of wine! Good value, and all the regular entrees were very good.

Thank Tours-of-Scotland
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hello Tours-of-Scotland, Thank you for dining with us recently and enjoying our fixed-price menu. We are happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed the entrees'. We hope to see you again at Vito's By The Water! Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 25 June 2017

A great restaurant. What a menu! Delicious Italian cooking. Beautiful atmosphere, great service. We ordered several items and shared. A definite "must try" restaurant.

Thank RICHARD C
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Hi Richard C! Thank you for the wonderful review! We are happy to hear that you loved our restaurant atmosphere, menu, service and our food. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you.

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We were in the neighborhood and stopped by. We made a last minute reservation. We got a great table overlooking the water and the food was pretty good. We enjoyed it.

Thank Holly P
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Hi Holly P, Thank you for the nice review on Trip Advisor! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our outdoor dining space and your meal with us. We hope to see you again soon. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were at Vito's for a financial seminar in a group of 60 people. After the seminar we were served dinner and despite the crowd of 60 people the filet mignon was cooked to perfection, the salad was fresh and delicious and cannoli dessert yummy

Thank msesqct
SBDM K, Public Relations Manager at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Hello msesqct, We were happy to host the seminar here at Vito's and loved having everyone here for dinner. So glad you enjoyed the filet mignon and the cannolis! We hope to see you again soon. Thank you.

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patk07
3 August 2017|
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Response from Kenneth F | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure shorts are ok. Not a formal type place
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fastlaner
16 October 2015|
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Response from Rob M | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. The noise level depends on where you sit in the restaurant. The bar area in the restaurant can get pretty loud, but there are plenty of other quiet places to sit in the restaurant. Make sure to... More
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David B
8 July 2015|
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Response from ksreyes | Property representative |
$10 per bottle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1936 Blue Hills Avenue Ext, Windsor, CT 06095-1528
    (Day Hill Road)
  • Public Transportation: Vito's is located on the bus line.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-285-8660
  • E-mail
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