Where tradition and modernity collide. The authentic Italian Restaurant opened in 2014 in the Myers Park neighborhood and features classics with a fresh, modern twist. Since opening their first restaurant 15 years ago, the Moffett's know from experience that life's greatest memories unfold around the dinner table and created Stagioni to bring friends and family together.
As seasons change, so do our appetites and food habits. Stagioni, which means "Seasons" in Italian, sets the stage for what the restaurant is about. Chef Andrew Dodd utilizes fresh, locally sources ingredients to create a seasonal menu filled with hand-made pastas, wood-fired Pizzas and slow-roasted meats.
Italian, Contemporary Italian
Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:30pm - Close
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Small parking lot in front additional parking in the rear of the restaurant, enter on Fenton Place and watch for signage on the right to enter parking lot.
Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Stagioni Ratings and Reviews
Found this restaurant on Open Table, und ...
Found this restaurant on Open Table, under the Top 10 Popular Restaurants in Charlotte. Everything we ordered was beyond our expectations, from taste/temperature, to fresh local ingredients. Highly recommend the Short Rib and the Butternut Pasta dish and leave room for dessert. The Zapollis' were amazing! Service was great, nice drink selection and the ambiance was memorable. Excited to return again.
We LOVE Stagionis. This was our second ...
We LOVE Stagionis. This was our second time visiting and was just as if not more impressed. Our server/bartender Russ is awesome. We had him last time as well. He certainly hustles to not only wait tables but to make everyones drinks. We felt so special dining there for our 1 year anniversary, they went above and beyond to make sure we felt like it was our special night. Their burrata is INCREDIBLE. We have tried their peach burrata but this last time it was a risotto burrata, may of been the best dish of food we've ever had.
What an interesting place inside with wo ...
What an interesting place inside with wonderful food. Very nice area of town. Noted in prior reviews the noise level too much. It was still very loud but did note some ceiling acoustics to help with sound. Did not see much of our waitress. The price of menu items, my expectations for service level were higher. Booked on Open Table and was seated by entrance of women's bathroom. Will not do that again. The food options, taste and plate appearance was wonderful. Will definitely return but request a quieter seat location if there is such option.
Our server Russ was fantastic and attent ...
Our server Russ was fantastic and attentive without being overbearing. Great guy!
Noise continues to be an issue at this restaurant. Would suggest that sound dampening be installed. Large tables quickly get too loud and overtake the entire place when loud.
My wife and I went here for her 33rd bir ...
My wife and I went here for her 33rd birthday. The food and ambiance was phenomenal. And the wait staff was extremely attentive and friendly, and knowledgeable to boot!
Can't wait to go back...the risotto was amazing!
Kept hearing about this restaurant but i ...
Kept hearing about this restaurant but it's advertised as Italian. Stayed away because I am just not a fan of the typical "lasagna/chicken parmesan" style food usually associated with Italian. Once I heard it was part of the Moffett Group (Good Food on Montford is one of my favs), I decided to give it a try. This is so not your typical Italian. Think squash blossoms stuffed with mascarpone, ossobuco made with bison, handmade cocktails with peach shrub, delicate meatballs in simple fresh tomato sauce with just the right amount of sweetness, handmade pizza with duck and figs. Get the picture. It was one of the best meals I have ever had in Charlotte. Our waitress, Kelly, was attentive, informative, and extremely helpful with narrowing down our decisions. Atmosphere transports you out of run-of-the-mill Charlotte with its predictable steak houses into a cozy, secret hideaway. You definitely feel like you've hit the foodie jackpot here!!!
Stagioni is always a wonderful experienc ...
Stagioni is always a wonderful experience. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and responsive. And the food is terrific. The specials are always diverse and creative and the standards are consistently great. We love the pizzas, they are the best in town. The crust is perfection. The spaghetti is far from traditional, with seared scallops and amazing sauce. Portions are perfect, not too large so you can enjoy an appetizer of cheeses and meats or meatballs. We love it and return whenever we can.
Food was absolutely extraordinary. We h ...
Food was absolutely extraordinary. We had a variety of beginners and all were delicious, but the squash blossoms were our favorite. We loved all of our entrees and the pillows of heaven for dessert were the beautiful ending to a perfect meal.
On confirmation of our reservation, we w ...
On confirmation of our reservation, we were told that if we wanted a drink before dinner to come early and sit at the bar. Obviously, the table is for eating only. No perusing the menu with a drink. Let's keep it moving folks! The seating is very crowded with tables very close together. The lighting is so dark one cannot read the menu without some kind of flashlight. Fortunately, we had a phone with a light. Then when we are ordering we are told we need to order everything at once, so the chef can prepare the entire meal and knows from the start all of our wishes. Who is the customer here? The food tasted okay, but I couldn't see what I was eating. It could only be identified by taste. There were things on the plate I never did figure out. This restaurant is only interested in turnover and functioning at capacity. They are all about themselves. We will not return.
Early dinner at 5:30 and we were first i ...
Early dinner at 5:30 and we were first in the dining room, but it filled up quick. Waiter was knowledgeable and courteous. Food was very tasty. Appetizers were great. We got the hummus, cauliflower, and risotto. I got the Trout, wife got chicken. Both were very good but chicken was better. We also got side of broccoli which was fantastic and my wife's favorite, which is saying something because she's not that into veggies. Great experience.
Incredible dinner at Stagioni. We made r ...
Incredible dinner at Stagioni. We made reservation and arrived a little bit early and were still sat right away. We shared a burrata appetizer, prosciutto pizza and the cannelloni. All were incredibly delicious. The cannelloni was OUTSTANDING! Service and atmosphere were excellent.
First of all, our server was fantastic. ...
First of all, our server was fantastic. Though he was busy tending bar and serving other tables, he was very thorough and attentive to us.
Secondly, the food was incredible. Our server, and the table next to us, suggested the squash blossom appetizer.. which was great. We ordered the special, Striped bass with cauliflower risotto and the veal chop. Both dishes were amazing.. the braised kale that came on the side of the veal chop was a standout. So good!
We couldn't be happier with our experience at Stagioni. We will be back!
We waited for 7 minutes after being seat ...
We waited for 7 minutes after being seated for someone to approach us (w/reservation). Server then said there were new people she was training. Prefer not to eat my bread (so-so) out of a brown bag. Caesar salad was underwhelming, but main pasta dish was very tasty. Never were asked after food was delivered how everything was. My husband asked for more bread but it never arrived. Quick to refill wine though. Serving staff seemed discombobulated. Overall, disappointing and not good value.
Stagioni was wonderful! The hummus and f ...
Stagioni was wonderful! The hummus and fried squash blossoms were outstanding. Great location and nice decor. Our server was attentive. We split the gianuja tart for dessert and while it was very good, you couldn't taste the hazelnut flavor at all. All in all would highly recommend.
The cocktail menu was nice, featured a n ...
The cocktail menu was nice, featured a negroni cocktail, not usually found. The bread was hot and tasty not needing butter or olive oil dipping. The fried squash blossoms were flavorful and not greasy. The wood fried mushroom selection was varied from the usual white button side. Scallop carbonara with butoni pasta was perfectly prepared. Zeppoli were hot, light and plentiful, enough to take home. Frank Sinatra serenaded in the background was just the right mood.
The food! I've been to Italy many times ...
The food! I've been to Italy many times and struggle when it comes to going to an Italian restaurant here in the States now. However, this is a fantastic restaurant with super fresh ingredients and true Italian flavors. The burrata with tomatoes and peaches?! OMG. The fried squash blossoms?! absolutely. No.words. It was just so good! I cannot wait to go back!
Stagioni's was great. small space tucke ...
Stagioni's was great. small space tucked away with a cool atmosphere and exceptional food. We had a great experience. I would say dress slacks are highly recommended but you could go a bit more casual. The food: some of the vegetables were amazing! The beef short ribs was melt in your mouth. I've heard they have a seasonal menu that changes so I will have to come back to try some of the other fare.
We really liked Stagioni's and would highly recommend it, especially for small intimate groups.
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