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Trattoria La Festa

4080 Mountain Rd Lodge, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
+1 802-253-8480
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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4080 Mountain Rd Lodge, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at the Stowe Ski Lodge - needed a night out.. Our ski host suggested this restaurant - small and dark! Yes it’s personal and the lighting is perfect.. The food is fab and the wine list is as equally engaging.. Thankyou to Brian and...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another trip to Stowe, another great meal. Can be busy on a weekend night during high season so best to call ahead. Food is excellent. Not a single bad meal in 20 years. We always return at least when we make a trip to Stowe....More

Thank PJA09
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Had eaten there many times in the past. Always delicious. Hadn’t been in a few years and was glad to see nothing changed. I grew up in an Italian based town and know what authentic Italian is. Very nice ambiance. If you eat a meal...More

Thank jjbinc
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great dinner with our family. Delicious bread and herb butter was especially flavorful. Tiramasu was excellent also!

Thank cruane57
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Four adults and two children enjoyed the hospitality and wonderful cuisine in what could be a small ski lodge. The service impeccable. Anyone who complained about the service must have been there on an off night. The recommended wine selection was perfect. Our meals came...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Great place to get Italian food on a -5F winter night. My son won the table with Gnocchi. I had veal marsala...good but not as good as the Gnocchi. Nice long bar with seating when you come in then about 15 tables in the main...More

Thank LazyPoint
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We, a party of three, had dined at Trattoria La Festa last week which, of course, was a very busy period. We arrived on time for our reservation and were seated soon thereafter. Our server took quite a while before coming over and apologized for...More

1  Thank NY100250
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Dear NY100250 Our most humble apologies, like you said it was absolutely busy holiday period and unfortunately details were missed that normally ,make our place so special. Let us know next time if you come back we'd like a chance to shine. Chef Tony

Reviewed 13 December 2017

If you are expecting nuouvo, Italienmodern/chic cuisine, this is not for you. Really good classics, shrimp scampi, veal parm, chicken marsala, etc. Old world trattoria style family rest, friendly serviceMore

Thank Bill S
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear Bill Thank you for your kind words. You are right we are so different from the "nuovo" Italian, our place is a classic neighborhood restaurant serving Stowe for over 30 years. We have served at least 3 generations of our customers and they always...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

My wife and I live in Montreal - approx. 2 1/2 hr. drive from the TRATTORIA - even though there are fine Italian restaos in Montreal - we will drive to Trattoria many times - as the food is awesome - the ambiance is exactly...More

Thank F7569QXbill
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear F7569QXbill Your review is a breath of fresh air since you are from Montreal a culinary Mecca in N.America. Thank you again and again for the honesty, integrity and the great choice of dining with us. We hope to cook for you soon. Chef...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We made a reservation and they took us on time. I had the lamb chops and my husband had the veal Marcela and they were both excellent. Drinks were great and service was perfect. Thank you for a wonderful night. We wil be back

Thank MariaArdo
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Dear Maria Thank you for the review, It's always a pleasure to cook dinner for you. all the best Tony

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4080 Mountain Rd Lodge, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-8480
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Seasonal Italian restaurant owned and operated by Italian family. Simple homemade food with a solid wine list and great music
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