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Cafe Silvium

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371 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902-6010
+1 203-324-1651
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is worth the wait. Great food at great prices. The atmosphere is like being at home with family.

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Thank Ssfogel5
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

As usual Cafe Silvium provided a great meal! Wednesday lunch in early January was not very busy so we were seated quickly! Large menu selection but light on salad options. Lobster Ravioli are the best restaurant ravioli I have tasted! Wait staff was attentive. Pricy but worth it for a quality meal.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Stamford, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful ambiance, food & service. Reservations a most. Thur Fri Sat no reservations under 5 or 6 I believe

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Thank sail0r28
Stamford, Connecticut
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had been to Cafe Silvium as a guest a year or so ago for lunch and it was very good. So i decided to take my family last night as our daughter was visiting from Holland. What a let down. The food was a decent presentation but overcooked and octopus bland and served over the same beans given to... More 

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Thank roseypontz
Stamford, Connecticut
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best Italian in town. I am a vegetarian so food is always a bit of a challenge. Got enough variety at the restaurant

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Thank Foodacation
Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A meal at Silvium is a treasure and a brilliant experience. The menu will satisfy the most discriminating of tastes. Many dishes for vegetarians and vegans. Service is attentive, yet not intrusive. As with any excellent Italian restaurant, the menu is just a suggestion of the kitchen's skills as special requests are easily provided. Come early; enjoy a stunning repast.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have dined here on many occasions over the years. The food is authentic, interesting, delicious and though upscale food, the cost is reasonable for the quality. My caveats are the same: Very popular, so expect to wait and enjoy a glass of wine while you await your table...especially on weekends. The setting is cozy, romantic and ambience is friendly,... More 

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Thank Bonnie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Cafe Silvium is always consistently outstanding. Huge diverse menu, fair prices, large portions, good desserts, glass of wine was even huge. Love this place. Hard to get in though sometimes because it is so good.

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Thank Alan P
stamford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Never was disappointed with dinner. Staff very professional and friendly. Only problem not a large restaurant so have to make reservations.

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Thank icecreamStamford
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading great reviews, I drove to this restaurant from NYC to meet old friend who lives near. We had to wait 30 minutes even though we made reservation. Place was crowded and noisy. Our appetizers were good and they give you big portions. My main dish was just too salty and could not finish even half. I gather, this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 371 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902-6010
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-324-1651

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?