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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
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (48 reviews)
“manicotti” (11 reviews)
“eggplant tower” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
4080 Mountain Rd, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I work in NYC three blocks from the city's famous Little Italy. This place can easily compete with all of these restaurants. Fantastic home made pasta, red sauce was perfect. We ordered the eggplant tower, spaghetti and meatballs, chicken parmigiana. Caesar salad was outstanding. Wine...More

Thank michele_farrell
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Michelle Thank you for your great review. We are humbled from what you said and inspired to do more for you on your next visit. Abbondanza Tony and Family

Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant was close by the Northern Lights Hotel. The service was excellent and so was the food. I enjoyed a very generous martini, two actually.

Thank traveler60958
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear traveler Thank you for coming to dinner and the review. It's always a pleasure to hear what we do consistently Abbondanza Tony and Family

Reviewed 1 week ago

On 13 Sep we phoned from UK and booked this restaurant with Tony (who said he was the chef when I checked) for 6.30 pm on Mon 9 Oct. When we pitched up on that rainy night it was closed. Very bad. As it happens...More

1  Thank GBZASING
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GBZASING I am sorry for being closed when you came for dinner but in September after you reserved we realized we were going to be closed that particular date you requested. Five minutes later we tried to call your UK number to no avail....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An Italian-American restaurant serving the classics in an old-school setting and especially popular with people over 70 who remember Italian food as exotic cuisine. Service is good, friendly and welcoming and our waiter did an excellent job serving the many tables under his jurisdiction. We...More

Thank JimRiesterer
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JimRiesterer Thank you for your opinion about old fashion, but we may differ in personal opinion. Old fashion to me means: good food for sure, great value, attentive service, lovely low volume Italian music, warm and cozy atmosphere, guests they actually hear each other...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This wasn't the worst place I have been but definitely not as good as I had expected. I was really disappointed with my meal. My husbands meal (carbonara) was pretty good but I wouldn't say anything I couldn't have made. I was craving spaghetti and...More

1  Thank Laurelanna D
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Laurelanna D Thank you for your opinion. We are a bit confused when we read something like this because it contradicts many, many, great reviews. Who knows, what goes on peoples heads EH all the best Tony

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been eating here for more than a decade. They have consistently had friendly servers, wonderful food, and a fine dining experience.This visit, I especially enjoyed the apple galette. The bread and whipped butter was fantastic. I hope they keep up the tradition of great...More

Thank Dan_Yucaipa_CA
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dan_Yucaipa_CA Thank you for your exciting review. We want to hear the good and the bad but it's always refreshing to hear what you said especially after coming back again and again over the years. Thank you for taking the time to share. All...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for dinner, everything was excellent. Service was quick and efficient, food was delicious. I would highly recommend, Make a reservation to be assured you'll get a table.More

Thank Scott R
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Scott R Thank you very much for your kind words. You definately understand our cooking and have enjoy your experience here with us. Sometimes I think people watch too many reality cooking shows and that changes all their perspective on what is real and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited from Texas and absolutely loved it! The owner was so friendly and the food was excellent!More

Thank Cheryl H
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear CherylH Thank you for the lovely review and for letting us know how special we are. This restaurant is our livehood therefore not only we have skin in the game but we care about every person that comes in and every dish we put...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

I would love to write a positive review of Trattoria La Festa as judging from its website and reviews it appears to be exactly the type of restaurant I prefer patronizing: small, family run, unpretentious, emphasis on seasonal ingredients, and eschewing of culinary fashion in...More

Thank npolkking
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Dear npolkkingear If what you are saying is accurate I definately apologize and I am sure it was a simple oversight on our part and nothing more. A busy restaurant around 7pm/saturday night any where in the USA is like the Emergency Room of a...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Move quickly to your table in this most charming Italian restaurant and start tasting the food ASAP! You will immediately notice you're dining at a different level, a unique and flavorful and distinctive Italian food level. This is not just one of the best in...More

Thank Julio O
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Mr.O Thank you for the generous review. It was a real pleasure to see you and family back after all these years. I am delighted to hear we have not changed and we are still making our guests happy. With the hope of seeing...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 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, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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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