Have a wedding anniversary coming up? Perhaps it’s your spouse’s birthday, and you want to surprise him or her. There’s no better place to make it happen than a romantic dinner date at Cafe Mangia, Colchester premier romantic dining destination. Step inside our doors and you’ll be greeted by friendly and caring staff whose only needs are to ensure you enjoy your romantic dinner with your date. Choose from any one of our menu items to have the best Italian fare in Colchester. Even if you’re in surrounding areas such as Glastonbury or Hebron, CT, Cafe Mangia is worth the drive.



Cafe Mangia – Romantic Dinner Colchester CT, Next to Glastonbury CT, Hebron CT


This Friday night, what are you going to do? If you’re craving a romantic dinner with your significant other, stop by Café Mangia, where you can have a romantic dinner for two in Colchester, CT. If you’re located in Glastonbury or Hebron, make the short drive to Colchester to see the friendly staff at Café Mangia; it’s worth the trip. Our delicious Italian fare will make you feel like you’ve entered the homeland of Italy, with our tasty dishes, fresh-baked bread, and mouthwatering pastas. Yum! No wonder we’re known for miles around as the best Italian dining option for a romantic dinner on a Friday night in Colchester, CT. Give us a call today to make your reservation!



Cafe Mangia has a creative and seasonably updated Italian lunch menu Tuesday through Friday from 11 am to 3 pm. Come have lunch in a relaxed, comfortable enviornment. Whether you’re catching up with a friend, having a business meeting, or simply just want to have a delicious Italian dish, Cafe Mangia has something for everyone. Our new lunch menu features dishes such as Caprese Salad, Steak Tip Sandwich, Shrimp Scampi and much more. We also offer outdoor dining on our beautiful porch. Cafe Mangia is located in Colchester, CT just a few minutes away from Glastonbury CT, Hebron CT, and Salem CT. Thank You for reading our blog we look forward to serving you soon!



Lunch – Colchester CT, Salem CT


Summer is here and Cafe Mangia welcomes you to celebrate the beginning of a beautiful season with our updated Summer Menus. Summer is all about being refreshed and farm fresh dining. Our ode to the season infiltrates our menus with farm fresh produce such as cucumber tomato relish, seasonal vegetables of the day, fresh spinach salads, vine ripe tomatoes with fresh mozzarella and more. We make planning a brunch, lunch or dinner insanely easy and delicious when you dine with us. Our porch is open, and makes for a wonderful date night or casual social gathering, either way dine outside while the weather is on our side.  This Summer we look forward to serving you farm fresh ingredients on our newly updated menus. Please call for reservations. Thank you for reading our blog we look forward to serving you soon.

Farm Fresh Dining – Colchester CT


So you have the jitters, a little nervous and can’t figure out what to wear, lets face it, first dates can be intimidating so it’s great to go out and have a good dining experience to help break the ice. Cafe Mangia in Colchester, CT is a wonderful choice for a date night. Our beautiful restaurant offers a seasonally updated menu, excellent customer service, an elegant wrap around porch and of course great food.We’re not stuffy, we have a upscale casual atmosphere. Our servers can recommend the best wine to pair with your entree, and can make you a top shelf classic or creative martini. Whether you are going out for your first date, or are embarking on your 25th wedding anniversary Cafe Mangia in Colchester, CT is the place for couples to come and connect. For more information please check our up to date menus online. To avoid regrets please call to make a reservation. We look forward to serving you soon. Cafe Mangia is sure to impress!


Cafe Mangia is an Italian Restaurant in Colchester CT. We are proudly introducing our robust spring menu. Cafe Mangia features many classic Italian dishes such as famous Basil Pesto Rigatoni – Rigatoni pasta tossed with sun dried tomato and artichoke hearts finished in a basil pesto cream sauce.  Another one of our favorites is our locally famous Spaghetti frutti di mare – which features, Spaghetti pasta tossed with tiger shrimp, fresh mussels and salmon finished in our spicy marinara sauce. These dishes touch soul and will make you remember what real Italian dinning is all about. We also offer a wonderful wine selection that you can see here – cafemangia.com/menus/wine-list which make for a perfect date night. We hope to see you soon. Thank You for visiting our blog. Please like us on Facebook for the most up to date news and events.