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Tambascio's Italian Grill

1 Dodgingtown Rd, Newtown, CT 06470-1801
+1 203-426-2715
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“linguine” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American
$$ - $$$
1 Dodgingtown Rd, Newtown, CT 06470-1801
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A clean, well-lighted place with reliably excellent traditional Italian food, plus an ever-attentive owner who makes sure your every wish is met. Always enjoyable and delicious.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, great service, pleasant atmosphere. John is always sure to thank you for coming. The bread is baked on site and is delicious. Enjoyed the bruschetta and the steak and shrimp Marsala.

Thank Connie S
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Am amazing place for a romantic dinner, friends, or family. Excellent ambience Great food and a lot of vegetarian friendly options. Pizza crust amazing and the salads very fresh In my opinion this place is better than national Italian chains. Besides you end up supporting...More

Thank jinesh_traveller
Reviewed 23 May 2017

In a restaurant serving good food in house is slightly easier than sending the same food experience home. Our first experience with this restaurant was take out and I have to say it was excellent! Our pasta was still al'Dente and nothing was chewy or...More

Thank Allison A
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Went here for our 25th wedding anniversary dinner. My wife and I had a great meal. We met John the owner and had a nice conversation. Saw Derik Jeter's photo on the his wall which was pretty cool. We enjoyed our meals and we'd definitely...More

Thank Samuel C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

have been there several times good food ,ok service the linguine with garlic and olio is spot on as a side

Thank Victoria E
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The food never disappoints. The pizzas are the best in the area. They also have excellent Italian Veal and Chicken dishes.

Thank James L
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on the way home. Ordered a simple specialty pizza (not on Web menu) but it had bacon, which I substituted with grilled chix. AMAZING....and, the chef went out if his way to give me some chopped fresh basil!! Fantastic! Ate 2/3 on ride...More

Thank CTFoodeez
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Easy parking Friendly staff Delicious food Prices reasonable One of my favorite restaurants in the Newtown\Bethel area I highly recommend this restaurant

Thank mtravel27
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My husband and I ate here on a Sunday night and found it quite a delightful place to eat. We chose the linguine with white clam sauce and seafood fra diavlo both of which were huge portions, delicious, and full of seafood. We had no...More

Thank Marla M
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Ron F
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Response from nwtwnfmly | Reviewed this property |
I knew it as George's before it was Tambascio's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Dodgingtown Rd, Newtown, CT 06470-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-426-2715
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