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105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
+1 203-972-8887
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (12 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“bread pudding” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

been coming for 17 years.wonderful pizza.good .service with a smile. comprehensive high quality Italian fare/wonderful escalope milanese

Thank toroza
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This upscale dining establishment has very good food, an excellent wine list and extremely professional waiters. The decor is understated elegance, and it is clearly aiming to attract and retain its clients from the very wealthy community it serves. Expensive but generally worth it. Try...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Still the most consistent service, food quality and ambience in any restaurant I have visited over the 30 years in Connecticut.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Six of us met at Sole last week prior to a movie for some appetizers, pizza and drinks. Service and timing was great and we were able to get out in plenty of time. The calamari was average while the octopus was excellent. The pizza...More

Thank Crawford99975
Reviewed 6 January 2018

During warm days, grab one of the few tables on the street. Cold days, sit at the bar or the tables near the bar for the warmth of the brick oven. Food is always consistently good. Saturday lunch has a great prefix menu that is...More

Thank EPB12345
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Sole is a great place to grab lunch with friends. The Pre Fixe is cheap and cheerful! I like the vibe and decor as well!

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Sole is warm and inviting, the service was excellent and the food was superb. Everyone had a wonderful experience. Even though it was a crowded Saturday night, we did not feel rushed in any way.

Thank ammdmb
Reviewed 14 December 2017

At Sole the food is always great, the service is great, the ambiance is great, the prices are reasonable and the location is perfect. It is a great place for lunch and dinner or a drink at their hopping bar.

Thank 1keithrichey
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Despite our lack of reservation for a Friday evening, we were greeted very warmly and promptly seated. Make no mistake - this is a nice restaurant with top-drawer dining. The layout made the place seem a little cramped and loud, but not unpleasantly so. The...More

Thank chagebak
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Following a visit to the Glass House, we dropped in here for a mid-afternoon lunch. Despite the late lunch hour, the staff was very welcoming and we enjoyed a lovely meal, some of us with wine. We found the express lunch - an appetizer and...More

Thank KVTraveler
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2017|
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Response from CirJon | Reviewed this property |
There are several outdoor tables along the sidewalk, nothing expansive.
16 November 2016|
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Response from Farrahsbo | Reviewed this property |
Typical of the area....on the expensive side.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840-5405
    (Park St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Canaan
  • Phone Number: +1 203-972-8887
Whether you unwind with a glass of Pinot Grigio at the bar that encircles the exposed kitchen, or linger at a table for two beneath a striking arbor inspired by an Italian vineyard, you’ll be swept away by Solé. This sophisticated trattoria, located on Elm Street in the picturesque New England town of New Canaan, Connecticut, serves handmade pastas, wood-fired pizzas, and succulent entrees in a relaxed, yet utterly cosmopolitan setting.
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