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Trattoria La Festa

4080 Mountain Rd, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
+1 802-253-8480
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
4080 Mountain Rd, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
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81 - 90 of 315 reviews

Reviewed 22 December 2015

I am between giving an AVERAGE and VERY GOOD review for the quality of the food, but with service being good it pushes it to the VERY GOOD category. There were 4 of us and we went there for dinner, we showed up a before...More

Thank Myfirstchoicenotavai
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2016

Dear Myfirstchoicenotavai Thank you for your words of wisdom. I feel that you really know a lot and getting a review like this from you is a real treat, Italy is safe with you here in the USA

Reviewed 11 December 2015

Trattoria La Festa is one of the most romantic restaurants in Stowe. The chilli pepper lights and the cozy mountain lodge makes for a wonderful dining atmosphere. l had the bruschetta and the pesto lamp chops-- so delicious. My honey had the veal parmesan and...More

Thank JillCull
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2016

Dear Jillcull Thank you again for your true words. It's a breath of fresh air to hear normal people express their opinion on the Trattoria. This Xmas week I thought I had seen it all but I saw more. People come in with monstrous expectations...More

Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

The food here is authentic. They serve you warm bread with garlic butter. I had the gnocchi with meat sauce and it was great! My husband had the lamb chops pesto and thought it was delicious. Our server was outstanding. The dessert was really good...More

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Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2015

Dear EE In Fichburgh Mass> I can't thank you enough for your words of wisdom and kindness. We know what we do but when we hear it from you it feels good. We are an unpretentious little ethnic restaurant with solid food, service and wine....More

Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

This was our second visit to Trattoria La Festa. We really love the food and the service is excellent. There are always several (delicious) specials to try and the atmosphere of the restaurant is cozy and romantic. If you enjoy wine, their wine list is...More

Thank Kristina M
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Dear Kristina M I like what you say about our restaurant, it makes us feel good and confirms that we are doing a good job. A Positive experience is not achieved by chance, it requires work and sensitivity, but your heart is got to be...More

Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is one of the warmest, most friendly and yes, romantic restaurants around Stowe. You'll be welcomed like family to dinner. Very, very good Italian cuisine and a knockout wine list. And don't get me started on the desserts. Our server was very personable and...More

Thank Brent W
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Dear Brent W Thank you for the wonderful words. I am delighted that you see us for what we are. We are a simple, family operated Italian eatery where we live by our Motto. Our motto is "abbondanza" which translated from Italian means" where you...More

Reviewed 7 November 2015

A very pleasant meal in nice surroundings. Service was average with a rather pushy waiter who gave the impression that he'd wanted to go home. As we've been going to the Trat for 25 years we ignored it but it took the edge off the...More

Thank MagicMan52
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2015

Dear Magic Man First of all let me personally thank you for coming for 25 years and enjoy our restaurant. Your loyalty is exemplary. We have been here for 30 years and we strive to maintain consistent good food and good service. I read about...More

Reviewed 23 October 2015

We had dinner there while staying in Stowe and had a truly great meal. The sauce was absolutely delicious and the prices were reasonable. I would definitely visit again while visiting in Stowe.More

Thank georgeandgracie46
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2015

Dear GeorgeandGracie46 Thank you for coming to dinner and enjoying our homey hospitality. Here there is nothing fancy but we have a lot of heart and we love to cook the food we grew up with. I know you have nice Italian restaurants in Ct,...More

Reviewed 22 October 2015

We received a warm welcome upon arrival and were seated and served very promptly. Our first choice of wine was not available, but instead we enjoyed a reasonably priced bottle of Gavi with our meal. We chose the 'specials' for our starter and main course,...More

Thank Foxymerlin
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2015

Dear Foximerlin Thank you for visiting Stowe and coming to us for dinner. We love to make dinner to new comers and give them a little taste of Italy in Vermont. We hope to see you return to our lovely Stowe and back with us...More

Reviewed 22 October 2015

I was traveling solo and they couldn't fit me in for one, except at the bar. He asked if I had reservations at 6, when I walked in. He said he couldn't get me a table until 8:30. I took the bar seat and was...More

Thank Photogal11
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2015

Dear Photogal11 Thank you for the review and enthusiasm. We are the oldest chef/owner restaurant in Stowe been here for 30 years. Over the years we have forged wonderful relationships with our guests and that showed when you came in and we were absolutely packed....More

Reviewed 22 October 2015

Booking is advised. We had a lovely evening here. The welcome was friendly and the service very good. Lots of waiters so no difficulty catching one. The menu is extensive and the food delicious. Would recommend.More

Thank martyuk2015
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2015

Dear MartyUK2015 thank you for your lovely review. We are here to serve and make sure your dinner exceeds your expectations. We are from Italy and love to cook for our guests. It was a pleasure having you here and we hope to see you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 30
Meals
Dinner
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, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4080 Mountain Rd, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Stowe
  • Phone Number: +1 802-253-8480
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Description
Seasonal Italian restaurant owned and operated by Italian family. Simple homemade food with a solid wine list and great music
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