Holy Creperia! New spot coming to Stamford–Volta Gelateria Creperia, Downtown Stamford

26 May

UPDATE:  Now open!  See our review on their awesome gelato.

When we stopped by Bar Rosso for their opening weekend, we couldn’t help but notice a nice ‘lil goodie coming next door.  Guess what?  Stamford’s getting Volta Gelateria Creperia!  So, of course when we got all excited we immediately went home and searched for more information like the good little bloggers we are. Unfortunately, their website seems to be about as “under construction” as their storefront, so it was a deadend.

So, we basically gave up on finding out any more information, until the other day when we just so happen to be eating at Capriccio Cafe (see our review)after a private tour of Zaza and noticed that Volta gelato was on the dessert menu.  So of course (again being good little food bloggers), we called over the owner to ask him about it. As suspected, they both have the same owners. Apparently, much like Capriccio, there will be outdoor seating, with room for about 50 people.  On the menu? Yep, you guessed it gelato and crepes, but it doesn’t stop there. They’ll also serve wine and beer along with lighter cafe fare like salads and sandwiches with a French twist.  This will be a nice little place to hang out and a good change up from the normal kind of pub and Italian dense restaurants in Downtown Stamford.

We were told that they’d be open in about two weeks, but after looking at the outside and the construction going on, we’d have to say more like a two months, but I guess we’ll see.  We’re excited to try out the gelato and get our crepe on.  They’ll be open for lunch, dinner, and-wait for it-brunch.  Boo yah.  We all need more brunch spots.

Stay tuned for updates our beloved Omnomivores!

Volta Gelateria Creperia

Address:  30 Spring Street

Stamford, CT 06901

Phone:  203-883-8841

Website: http://volta.us/ 

Volta Gelateria Creperia on Urbanspoon

15 Responses to “Holy Creperia! New spot coming to Stamford–Volta Gelateria Creperia, Downtown Stamford”

  1. whitemist June 19, 2011 at 9:07 am #

    you are correct!


    • Dan Del Ferraro June 19, 2011 at 10:32 am #

      :) They’e got a great spot in New Canaan. Excited about this new venture in Stamford.


  2. Whitemist June 17, 2011 at 7:10 pm #

    Above the Sandwich shops in the land mark square area facing atlantic – supposedly place that has done well in other towns, but we will see about it.
    I can not remember the name at this time.


  3. whitemist June 17, 2011 at 10:59 am #

    they got their permit last Tuesday and should be opening (i was confused with another place on Atlantic)


  4. Volta Gelateria Creperia June 14, 2011 at 8:11 pm #

    Check our facebook page.
    and you will get the scoop of Volta !


  5. whitemist May 29, 2011 at 12:50 pm #

    I will check with my contact about the opening, we tend to know these things since we are the final say!


    • Dan Del Ferraro May 29, 2011 at 1:04 pm #

      Cool, definitely let us know and thanks for subscribing!


      • whitemist May 31, 2011 at 8:58 pm #

        Ah, they came by to discuss the concept, they have not submitted plans and if there is construction without submitting plans, there will be problems and re builds. No time soon for this opening!


        • Dan Del Ferraro May 31, 2011 at 9:06 pm #

          Hey, that’s a real bummer. At least there’s a new place to have ice cream in Stamford, down by the Cove…TropiGlace! :)



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    […] that Volta gelato was on the menu.  DING DING…after going to Bar Rosso we were mystified by Volta Gelateria Creperia next door.  Well, Capriccio Café is opening up Volta next door and we got a glimpse into what it […]


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