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What began as a small family business has now grown to include three very successful restaurants in the Fairfield county area. The Marchetti - Tarantino family, who hail from Gravina in Puglia in southern Italy , started with their first restaurant, Maria's Trattoria in Norwalk , in 1983. The dynasty continued with the much acclaimed Columbus Park Trattoria in Stamford in 1985, and Osteria Applausi in Old Greenwich and Tarantino Restaurant in Westport in 1994. From the very beginning the ingredients were simple and fresh and that has remained the secret to their enormous success. At every Marchetti-Tarantino family restaurant you will find homemade-handmade pastas, the choicest cuts of meat and the freshest market fish. In addition all of the customers are treated as a true part of the family. Your dining experience will be enhanced by the professional wait staff and talented chefs. With every visit you will be transported to enjoy the delightful tastes of the family's hometown and to the other beautiful regions of Italy . Please come and join in the fine food and wine and a celebration of the culinary delightful tastes of life. The Restaurant, For the authentic flavors of an Italian kitchen, look no further than Columbus Park Trattoria-one of three Marchetti-Tarantino family owned and operated restaurants in Fairfield County . Located in the heart of downtown Stamford , Columbus Park Trattoria offers an exceptional menu of regional and national Italian dishes; they include signature homemade handmade pastas made on the premises, fresh fish, and meats. The Marchetti-Tarantino family is from southern Italy in the region of Puglia . They recognize their home town of Gravina in Puglia as the main inspiration for Columbus Park Trattoria and their other two restaurants: Osteria Applausi in Old Greenwich, and Osteria Tarantino in Westport .
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205 Main
Stamford, CT 06901
(203) 967-9191

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  • Monday
  • 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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  • Tuesday
  • 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Wednesday
  • 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Thursday
  • 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Friday
  • 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Saturday
  • 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Sunday
  • Closed


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    Wi-fi, TV, Private Party Room

  • Atmosphere

    Romantic, Outdoor Dining, Bar Scene

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