WESTPORT, Conn. -- It’s a simple question: “What’s the most DVlicious Italian restaurant in the county?”
What's the Best Italian Restaurant In Fairfield County?
Arezzo Ristorante, Westport
Bar Sugo, Norwalk
Cotto Wine Bar, Stamford
Osteria Romana, Norwalk
Sounds straightforward, right? But with a dizzying array of options – everything from old-school red sauce joints to modern takes on Grandma’s homemade cooking to trattorias with gourmet pizzas -- the answer can be hard to answer.
We asked for your favorites; five have been narrowed down as part of our contest and those finalists are being profiled this week.
Voting continues until 4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.
Grab a fork, read on, and let your fingers do the clicking.
The winner will receive a framed DVlicious certificate as well as the pride in knowing it offers a taste of Italy close to home.
What Makes Its Pasta Perfect: Pasta is homemade and includes complex dishes, such as Cavatelli e Piselli (homemade pea flavored ricotta cavatelli with hot and sweet sausage ragout) and Fettucini con Fungi (a flat noodle with wild mushroom and a touch of truffle oil).
Worth Special Mention: The wood fired Italian food and global selection of wines get rave reviews on Yelp as does its outdoor seating in warmer weather. The outdoor terrace faces the Saugatuck River.