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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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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“manicotti” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4080 Mountain Rd, Next Top Notch Tennis, Stowe, VT 05672-4801
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to this restaurant to celebrate her 80th birthday. My wife who uses a walker was met by the staff and assisted into the restaurant. The food was excellent and served in a manner befitting a fie restaurant. We can not...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Dined there with a group of artists, actors and their children snd spouses. This group is here every year in Stowe, and commonly dine at well-known and popular restaurants. At my repeated recommendation, they decided to try Trattoria La Festa. They are now totally smitten...More

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We visit the Trattoria every year as a family. This year we had a larger party and we're seated in the function room. It's nice in a way because it is quieter but does not have the atmosphere the restaurant offers so if you make...More

Thank babel39
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear babel39 Thank you for the review. It was a pleasure having you back to celebrate your birthday with us. Unfortunately do to the late arrival of the party we had no choice but to put it in the fireplace room than main dining room....More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Service was wonderful nice family restaurant tasty food but it was all just ok. Cesar salad was fresh and very good and came with the meal. My wife loved the manicotti. My chicken parm lacked flavor and the chicken looked like it was a pre...More

Thank Wcm12
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear Wcm12 Thank you for the review and hope to see you soon. all the best Tony

Reviewed 12 March 2017

First time back in 15+ years... and Trattoria hasn't changed a bit (which is good!!) They have a wide variety of Italian dishes that are home made and very tasty - but also not overly pricey. Calamari and Mozarella specials as starters; Lasagna and gluten...More

Thank ryan_00_00_00
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear ryan_00_00_00 Thank you for the lovely review. I am glad everything was as good as you remembered. We strive for consistency and Italian hospitality. We hope to see you back soon so we can spoil your little one with special treats. All the best...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

A little off the beaten path and easy to miss, but an absolute gem! We've never had anything but great food here and the service is both stellar and unobtrusive. When my wife and I had trouble reading the menu, a pair of reading glasses...More

Thank Peter B
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear Peter B Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear about your wonderful experience and we promise you many more. All the best Tony and Family

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here twice before and the food was good as was the service. However when I dined there on Saturday evening with a total of seven lady friends and one charming three year old I was extremely disappointed in the service! It took...More

Thank kelmillington
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear kelmillington When I read your review I took it pretty hard. My name is Tony and I am the owner of the restaurant. I gave it a lot of thought and I do remember you and your party. I particularly know one of the...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a lovely Italian restaurant with options for everyone, including gluten-free pasta. Our server was so nice and the food arrived promptly. It's not fine dining but more like what your grandma would make for you - fresh ingredients and lots of love -...More

Thank BeforeSunrise
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear BeforeSunrise Thank you for the lovely review. You hit it right on the head. We are a cozy little place serving Stowe for over 30 years. Our food is fresh and cooked with love just like home. Buon Appetito Tony and Family

Reviewed 28 February 2017

We ate here early one evening. In fact, we were only the second table for the evening. We were looking for Italian food and out of the blue chose this restaurant--glad we did!

Thank Thom J
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear Thom J Thank you for the review and coming in for dinner. We are always striving to give our loyal customers a great dinner every time they come to visit. Hope to see you soon. Buon Appetito Tony and Family

Reviewed 18 February 2017

This restaurant is good for the soul. The owners and staff are so attentive and the food is delicious. Patty's desserts are reminders of home baked delights. Giancarlo's wine picks are excellent and glasses are filled to the rim! Tony is a warm and engaging...More

Thank jkandestin
Tony D, Owner at Trattoria La Festa, responded to this review

Dear JKandestin Thank you for the glorious review. We are a little neighborhood restaurant on Upper Mountain Rd, serving dinner for 31 years. We love what we do and it shows on how much care and attention we give to our guests. We are always...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
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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Seasonal Italian restaurant owned and operated by Italian family. Simple homemade food with a solid wine list and great music