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Vito's by the Water

1936 Blue Hills Avenue Ext, Windsor, CT 06095-1528
+1 860-285-8660
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (16 reviews)
“calamari” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1936 Blue Hills Avenue Ext, Windsor, CT 06095-1528
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

This was first time at Vito's by the Water .Met the owner there. Talked To him about the of Vito"s b y Park I have been. The where busy with bridal party . Wedding rehearsal party . The menu was different then Hartford one but...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 17 September 2015

This visit could have been a disaster. So much so the restaurant tried to call us to ensure we knew the situation the evening we visited (a great touch, even though they weren't able to reach us). The evening we dined, they had 3 huge...More

Thank BurBunny
Reviewed 13 September 2015

The atmosphere is lovely, the wait staff is so professional, and the restaurant overlooks a small lake so it is romantic. My meal of Chocolate pasta with red sauce was out of this world. My husband enjoyed fresh salmon with a curry sauce. PERFECT!

Thank hourys2013
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Drink specials are good Oysters were pretty good and for only $1 what's not to like Beet salad was good but short on beets Meatballs need some work and what's with the peas and corn they serve them on!? Pasta dishes were good - vodka...More

Thank Foodisfun77
Rob M, Owner at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Thank you for your review and for visiting Vito's By The Water. I am glad you enjoyed your pasta entrees and our drink specials. I am very sorry you did not completely enjoy our homemade meatballs. We hope you will dine with us again in...More

Reviewed 9 September 2015

Service was very good. They can help if you have food allergies. I had the best tasting gluten free bread.

Thank guttjoyce
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Had a lovely evening at Vito's. Enjoyed the chicken dish I had very much. We were all pleased with the food

2  Thank Velma Sue
Rob M, Owner at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2015

Velma, Thank you for your review! I am very happy that you enjoyed a lovely evening at Vito's By The Water! I hope you and your friends will dine with us again. Thank you

Reviewed 12 August 2015

Vitos for lunch today made a perfect setting for a business meeting. The menu provides a wide variety of choices that satisfied the entire team. The waiter provided good service that respected the meeting event without unnecessary interruption. I had the Panini and side salad...More

Thank DiAlJo
Rob M, Owner at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review! I am happy that you were able to have a successful business meeting at my restaurant. I hope that you and your team will return for future business meetings. Thank you, Rob M.

Reviewed 29 July 2015

A groupon brought us to Vito's, our experience there will bring us back. We were promptly greeted by the owner and hostess. We requested outdoor seating by the water and were brought outside to our table immediately. My wife ordered the rough chopped salad with...More

Thank goldrush28
Rob M, Owner at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thank you so much for your review! Hope you see you again soon. I am very happy that you enjoyed your experience at Vito's By The Water. Thank you Rob M.

Reviewed 13 July 2015

My wife and I had high expectations for this Vito's restaurant, but from the moment that we walked in and no hostess was to be found, we knew we were in for it. Our biggest issue was the service. From the 20-30 minute delay for...More

Thank nyrajf
Rob M, Owner at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2015

Dear Guest, I am very sorry about your experience at Vito's By The Water. It is surprising to hear that the service was this way. If you have any questions or concerns feel free to email me at rob@vitosct.com. Thank you Rob M.

Reviewed 9 July 2015

Work team dinner for 14 people last night, and it was a very enjoyable experience. The food was good (especially the appetizers), and Will, our server was fantastic. The restaurant allowed a corkage fee, so I was able to bring a few bottles of wine...More

Thank David B
Rob M, Owner at Vito's by the Water, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2015

Dear Guest, I am very happy to know that you enjoyed your visit to Vito's By The Water. I am thrilled to hear when guests have great food and dining experiences at my restaurants. Looking forward to you dining with us in the future. I...More

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Questions & Answers
3 August 2017|
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Response from Kenneth F | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure shorts are ok. Not a formal type place
16 October 2015|
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Response from Rob M | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. The noise level depends on where you sit in the restaurant. The bar area in the restaurant can get pretty loud, but there are plenty of other quiet places to sit in the restaurant. Make sure to... More
David B
7 July 2015|
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Response from ksreyes | Property representative |
$10 per bottle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1936 Blue Hills Avenue Ext, Windsor, CT 06095-1528
    (Day Hill Road)
  • Public Transportation: Vito's is located on the bus line.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-285-8660
  • E-mail
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