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Meatball & Co.

20 Center St, Darien, CT 06820-4501
+1 203-309-5600
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“meatballs” (25 reviews)
“sunday sauce” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
20 Center St, Darien, CT 06820-4501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hidden gem in Darien! My son suggested this restaurant to us and we are glad he did. We ordered Pasta Fagiolo soup and the buffalo chicken meatballs and both were excellent. The meatballs were served on very fresh bread. Delicious!! We really...More

Thank PAMNewJersey
Reviewed 16 May 2017

One of our favorite places in Darien. Good food in a small but nice room. You can eat outside in the summer (though you'd be overlooking a parking lot). Limited wine menu, but well-chosen options. All the meatballs are good, including the eggplant ones. I...More

Thank LawGod2
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Eggplant parmigiana meatball sandwich was incredible! My husband had a beef meatball parmigiana, and it was also really good. The sandwiches came with a small mixed salad, topped with shreds of apples, yum! We split a single chicken meatball with pesto sauce, just to try...More

Thank boardgirl1220
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Half a block away from the Darien train station lies this hidden small Italian restaurant, so you can easily walk over here after you are done commuting for the day, or if you have that long to wait anyway. Prices are affordable and the food...More

Thank AtnierR
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Visiting family and looking for a quick bite before a movie. Thanks for the recommendation Yelp! My wife and I split the Chef's sampler and every meatball was amazing! Beer selection was great and the staff was fantastic. I think we were the only people...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

May 24,2016 While visiting our son and his fiancée and attending her graduation from Yale we had a wonderful opportunity to have a fabulous meal at Meatball and Co. We were greeted by a very friendly man who gave us choice of inside or out...More

Thank Piney1234
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Almost three years old and continues to improve. Name of the establishment a bit of a misnomer as Joe creates a wide variety of Italian food. From his wonderful meatballs, to a spectrum of pasta and risotto. Excellent salads. Even a selection for those that...More

Thank Doubleeagle
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Stopped here to wait out traffic on a recent trip through CT. We were there early on a Tues evening, right around 5 and it wasn't at all crowded. Nice small selection of craft beer. My family had meatballs, which they said were very good...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Unusually variety of gourmet meatballs. Combinations available, daily specials and pasta too. Beer and a select list of wines. You won't be disappointed. We frequent it regularly.

Thank Seamoor7
Reviewed 4 December 2015

We've become regulars at this unpretentious local restaurant the serves very good, simple food in a casual, comfortable, friendly atmosphere. The menu features several types of meatballs in several sauces in various combinations -- bowls, sandwiches, and pasta: Beef, Chicken, Spicy Pork, Eggplant, Buffalo Chicken,...More

Thank Hawk470
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Center St, Darien, CT 06820-4501
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Darien
  • Phone Number: +1 203-309-5600
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