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rubyclaire Dec 22, 2012 06:39 AM

My husband and I have a tradition of going to a decent Italian restaurant for Christmas Eve each year. We like to stick to the Fairfield/Bridgeport area. In the past we have gone to either Bella Sera or Viale. Bella Sera is ok - Viale is one of our regular spots and we are happy, we are going there the next week for a family dinner, so we are looking for someplace different. I love Liana's but I am not sure if they are open. Any recs???

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    sbxstr Dec 22, 2012 02:13 PM

    Having Christmas Eve dinner out is a wonderful tradition we started 4 or 5 years ago. Since we do a full-up Christmas dinner, it's a relaxing way to move into the holiday. We go to Ruth's Chris in Newington early and are home by 7 or 8. We're going with another couple this year who want to minimize some familial obligations. And even better, they have offered to drive.

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      GatorMan Dec 22, 2012 01:45 PM

      Not sure if they're open, but we've always enjoyed Ralph and Rich's in Bridgeport. This year, we're going to Biagio's in Stratford. They are definitely open.

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