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Rizzuto's Oyster Bar & Restaurant

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6 Stony Hill Rd, Bethel, CT 06801-1053
+1 203-790-4444
11:30 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The atmosphere is pleasant enough for brunch/lunch at 12:00.Sunday brunch menu only. We were seated in the main dining area in a booth. Same table layout since 8-9 years ago. I ordered the eggplant panini that had the bread lightly toasted and the breading on the eggplant was lightly fried, just the way I like it. I had the small... More 

Thank Anne M
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My family loved this place. The pizza was amazing and the place is very charming. We had a very good time there!

Thank Aline S
New Fairfield, Connecticut
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We hadn't been to Rizzuto's for a while but today we stopped for a late lunch since we were in the area and we are so glad we did. We started with fried calamari and they were excellent, crispy and not greasy,accompanied by two sauces, one spicy tomato and the other a creamy garlic. There was enough for two people... More 

Thank Tony M
Bethel, Connecticut
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great atmosphere and lots of food choices. My wife and I shared fried calamari, bruschetta and a sausage roll. It tasted so good we had one more sausage roll, boy were we stuffed. The place is very nice with a large outdoor eating area. We ate in the bar and had a full view of the dining area and parts... More 

Thank caddy93
Brooklyn, New York
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69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I have been to Rizzuto's several times in the last few months. It is a well-appointed, friendly restaurant with great service and good food. Rizzuto's is a neighborhood place and a successful one. Why? Because you can go there and order most anything on the menu and get a very good meal. Salads are large and easily shared by two... More 

1 Thank TigerDiner
Redding, Connecticut
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Wood top tables with real napkins of cloth increase the comfort of wood fired oven and an adjacent comfortable bar area with high table seating and flat screen tv. From pizza to wood oven heated Pasta and fish dishes all well seasoned this is a nice casual place to have a drink and dine. Prices are fair and service is... More 

Thank Myrna R
Bethel, Connecticut
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is one of my favorites to go for Happy Hour to meet a friend. The specials are fantastic. You can get a glass of wine and appetizer portions of mussels, wings, sliders, and more for a decent price. Another favorite is the meat, cheese and vegetable platters, so good! The food is good, the restaurant is clean and the... More 

Thank Kathryn M
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24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Came here with family for pizza. I recommend making a reservation since most times I've gone without one I end up waiting a while- watching as late reserved guests fly by. The gluten free pizzas here are terrific- they don't leave you wishing you could eat the real stuff! We sat outside on their patio which was nice, they have... More 

Thank WhaleyD
Bethel, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very Nice restaurant. Nice atmosphere and the food is very good. Excellent martini's and very good happy hour with food.

Thank malvermont
South Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We ordered delivery and the young lady that answered the phone was polite and cheerful! I ordered calimari and eggplant and was told it would be 45 minutes. Dinner was delivered with plates, plastic wear, breads, olive oil and the food I ordered. It was delicious! Definitely worth going back for!

1 Thank xstchlady

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 25
Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Stony Hill Rd, Bethel, CT 06801-1053
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bethel
  • Phone Number: +1 203-790-4444
Rizzuto's Italian Restaurant and Bar in Bethel, CT combines a warm urban environment and genuine hospitality with a rustic Italian menu and authentic stone-fired Neapolitan brick oven pizza that focuses on fresh ingredients, simple preparations and great value. Rizzuto's is a community driven, family friendly Italian restaurant and gathering destination for everyone to enjoy a great dining experience. Rizzuto's in Bethel, CT is our founding location. We opened in 2004 with a simple concept: An Italian Restaurant with great Italian food and brick oven pizza at a great value in a casual atmosphere. Rizzuto's continues to be a neighborhood favorite where folks gather for lunch and dinner, as well as a lively happy hour scene.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?