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Liana's Trattoria on Tunxis Hill Rd Fairfield, CT

javaandjazz Sep 22, 2012 05:40 AM

Went here on the recommendation of a friend. It's a very small place and it can get a bit noisy but the food is worth it. It was packed when we arrived at 8:30 on a friday night. We shared 3 apps, zucchini rollatini(very light and fresh tasting), chicken livers(my dining companions loved them but they are not my style), and long hot peppers(they were eaten up but I did not ask how they were). I had the gnocchi with meat sauce, the gnocchi was light as air, I have never had them like this before.I was full by the time my meal arrived but these went down very easily. The meat sauce was very fresh and simple. The 3 of us shared the coconut cake. It was unusual, seemed closer to a macaroon than cake. My pieces were very moist but my dining companion on the other side of the table said his pieces closer to the edge were drier. I will be going back here again.

  1. TrishUntrapped Sep 24, 2012 12:09 PM

    I really like Liana's. Have been numerous times and each meal has been excellent. On the thread below I wrote a review of my first meal there.

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/781998

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