Saturday, December 11, 2010

Love Esca!

Love Esca! Bartenders are awesome & so is the food! (Lisa D. Farmington, CT)

Great Place for a Date!

Love the octopus salad. great place/atmosphere for a date!

Great Meal!

The duck was fabulous-will be back!


Wonderful food & service. Thank you for the unique food selection. Very, Very good.


As a person who eats out often, the food was incredible! Will definitely be back.

Friday, April 30, 2010


Our waitress-amazing! Polite, friendly & knowledgeable! Food: 4 Stars! Foie Gras-to die for! Carpaccio-excellent!Crispy Sea Bass-perfectly cooked! Sirloin-like butter & perfectly cooked. Chocolate Chip cheesecake-orgasmic! Kudos! We'll Be Back. P.S. Great Ambiance! (K. Torello, Cheshire CT)

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Truly Incredible!!

Our favorite dinner in about 10 years. Truly Incredible!! -(Sandy G. Berlin)
Yummy. Yummy. Yummy. Triade is the best wine! Ever! - (Paul M., Middletown)
Excellent! Though I was in a classy NYC restaurant. Puts Middletown on the map.
-(Liz T., Chester)
Yummy...good service too! - (Mitchell)
Great Service & Amazing Food! - (Katie S.,Wethersfield)
Short Ribs were wonderful! - (Leslie W., Durham)

Great Meal & Service, Thanks!

-(Carol B., Canada)


Wonderful! Delicious Food! Great Service! Pretty Restaurant! -(Janet B., Newington)


-(Peter P., Milldale)
Our Server was the Best! -(Rohan M., Middletown)


Fantastic Service! Even better Amaretto Torte!! - (Mackenzie T., East Haddam)

Worth the Wait!

We watched you build it for two years. Worth the Wait! - (Dan C., New Britain)

Great Place!

We have eaten here many times and enjoyed each one. If you have a VIP list, we would be happy to be on it. Thanks! Great Place! -(Dave B., Glastonbury)
Great Service & Wonderful Food! - (Jacqueline W., Middletown)

Different From Other Eateries

Great Wine List & different selection of food items from other eateries on Main St. Exciting new atmosphere and great service! - (Therese T., Middletown)
Incredible Burger! Awesome Atmosphere! -(Justin D.)

Food Was Fantastic!

- (Brian C., Southington)

Absolutely Fabulous!

Absolutely fabulous! Amazing food, wine, service & atmosphere. Definitely coming back. - (Leigh B., Middletown)

Return Visit

Wonderful Atmosphere, good food and service. Looks like a great bar, looking forward to a return visit. - (Clifford P.)


Delicious Food, excellent service, relaxing atmosphere, A++ - (Amy G., Colchester)


Excellent Service, Excellent food! - (Tracy S.,New Britain)

First Time

It was our first time here and we absolutely love it. We will be back again! -Sara S

Thursday, February 11, 2010


The Food Was Absolutely STELLAR! Thank you & your kitchen for a wonderful evening.
Everything was perfect! - (Anonymous)
Superior Service & Personality from your staff! - (Brian P., Killingworth)

Excellent All Around!

- (J. Murray, Middle Haddam)
Great Pizza & Staff! - (G. Wheeler, Amston)
Wonderful Afternoon! Relaxed, no rush! Great Drink & Food! - (Joann G., Portland)
Ou server was excellent and food was fabulous! -(V. Putnam, Cromwell)
The Bartender was amazing! Great Service! - (Anonymous)
Great Food & Ambiance! - (Apres M., East Haven)


Great Service! - (Anonymous)
We enjoyed our experience. Waitstaff was excellent. We will return.
- (James & Linda, Columbia)

Wonderful Dinner!

Fabulous Service. We will be back soon and with more friends!-(Joyce M., Glastonbury)

Looks Great!

- (Jennifer F., Southington)
Our Server was one of the best I have experienced. She made very good recommendations and knew the menu well. - J. Woods, Essex)
One of the best restaurants we have been to in a long time! Your bartenders rock! Keep up the great work! We will be back soon! - (Jay & Caitlin, Cromwell)

Excellent Service!


Waiter Was Wonderful!

- (P. Milani)
Great Service & Wonderful Food! - (J. Wilkinson, Middletown)

Great Decor!

- (A. Smilarich, Middletown)

A Wonderful Discovery!

Loved the food, the decor & our waitress! - (S. Solomson)
Fantastic Service! Even better Amaretto Torte! - (Tyson, East Haddam)

Worth the Wait!

We watched you build this restaurant for two years & it was Worth the Wait! -(Dan C., New Britain)

Nice Place!

- (Will Cruz)
Excellent Service, Great meat & fish! - (L. Tuzzio)
I am very happy for your arrival in Middletown and enjoyed the food & service.
- (Robert R., Middletown)
Scallops were wonderful! Everyone enjoyed - all 7 of us! - (Schultz, Meriden)


Great Atmosphere! Great Service! Great Food! We'll Be Back!-(Chris H., New Hampshire)
Excellent Service & Delicious Food! - (Anonymous)


Thought I was in a classy NYC restaurant. Puts Middletown on the map!
- (Liz T., Chester)
Your calamari is the best! - (Judy M., Middletown)

Everything was Delicious!

- (Raina B., Middletown)

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Thank you. It was all just special. - (Diana & Joe)
Food was great & service was phenomenal - (Joseph C., Waterbury)
Very enjoyable & a nice surprise! - (Pat C., Old Saybrook)
Awesome short ribs & mashed! - (Dana D., Old Saybrook)
Nice food, atmosphere, service & drinks! - (Christina, Middletown)
Great Meal & Service! - (Jeannette D., Middletown)
Our server was wonderful and the food was excellent! - (Bruce & Jude)
Excellent food. Our service was great & very professional. - (Carole A.)

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Very Nice Experience - Nice atmosphere & lighting. Friendly Service. - (Bill & Judy, Rocky Hill)
Lovely meal - pasta was fresh & well seasoned. Service was excellent. Attentive & helpful staff. We'll definitely come again. - (Anonymous)
Spinach Ravioli was excellent & sea bass very tasty! - (Alethia, Rocky Hill)

A Rave Review

We saw tje article in the Hartford Courant today & it drew us to you! A rave review!
We will visit you again soon & often. Staff is fabulous. Chef is extraordinary. Thank you for a great evening! - (Richard & Deborah - Kensington)
Love the sinks in the Bathroom! Staff friendly, booth comfortable, decor nice, Merlot delicious! - (Molly , East Hampton)
Wonderful Staff! Great Presentation! Taste to Die for! - (Dolores L.- Rocky Hill)
Great wine! Great food! Great Service! Will recommend to others! - (Donna, Wallingford)
Food was very, very, good. Ambiance was great & service was excellent! We'll be back next month! - (Felix J., New Jersey)
Excellent! Can't wait to brink back friends and show off this great find. Excellent Service!!! - (Cindy P. - Branford)

Don't Change a Thing!

- (Rob M. - Plainville)

Don't Change a Thing!

- (Rob M. - Plainville)


- (Jack Z. - Southbury)

Best Restaurant in CT

You guys have hit a home run! Terrific food, terrific service, terrific atmosphere. I will definitely tell everyone I know that I have found the best restaurant in CT. Congratulations & Good Luck! - (T. Bailey, Hartford)


-(Joe S., Middletown)

Awesome food!

- (Willie & Betty, Middle Haddam)

5 Stars

Our first time here - We'll definitely be back! Excellent food, excellent service!
Five Stars - (Robin, Unionville)
We love coming here! Dinner was outstanding as well as our server! - (Wilcox, Essex)

Excellent as Always!

- (Gentile, Glastonbury)
Great food! Great waitress! See you again! - (Barbara, Glastonbury)

Great Job as Usual!

- (Scott, Rocky Hill)
The place is amazing! The food top notch! Our waitress - the best! We'll be back!
- (Michelle & David, Newington)
Very interesting menu & nice decor - I'll be back! -(Susan, Deep River)


-(Erica & Jim, East Hampton)

To The Chef:

Thank you for a wonderful Vegan Meal! - (Gary & Beth, Middlefield)
Bar is Beautiful, food was extraordinary, drinks are great, bartender was friendly & knowledgeable, We'll Be Back! - (Frank, Kensington)

Fabulous food & atmosphere!

-(Pat, East Berlin)

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Excellent Food & Service!

- (Patricia & Marco, Middletown)

Sea Bass Excellent!

Sea bass excellent! Love the ambiance of this place! - (Robin K.)

Friday, January 1, 2010

Are You Sure We're In Middletown?

Lovely! Great Food, great service & beautiful space! Are you sure we're in Middletown? - (Sharon, East Lyme)

Lovely Meal

Lovely Meal - pasta was fresh & well seasoned. Service was excellent. Attentive & helpful Staff. We'll definitely come again

Everything was Delicious!

- (Martin, Norwich)

It Was Lovely, Thank You!

- (Schweiker, Kalinne - Besigheim Germany)
Wonderful food and service, We will definitely be back! - (Orozco)

Great Place & Food!

Great place & food! Professional Staff, we will be back soon!
- (Sam & Melanie, Rockfall)

Always Great!

- (Wilkinson, Middletown)

Thank You

Thoughtful Service with good humor, thank you! - (Richard Lou)

Will Be Back!

Food very well prepared, Good combinations of flavors, Vert Attentive Staff.
Will be back. - (Davoli, North Haven)


Excellent atmosphere, food & service! - (Becky & Ed, Durham)
Amazing scallops! Great Wine, thank you. 0 (Schaefers, Middletown)

Happy New Year!

Great food, good time, Happy New Year!
P.S. Good Service too! - (Barbara, East Hampton)