Nightmare on Bedford: Sabatiello's re...

Nightmare on Bedford: Sabatiello's restaurant has closed its doors

There are 58 comments on the Stamford Advocate story from Dec 10, 2008, titled Nightmare on Bedford: Sabatiello's restaurant has closed its doors. In it, Stamford Advocate reports that:

National television exposure could not save a financially challenged Stamford restaurant.

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lady luck

Phoenix, AZ

#44 Dec 16, 2008
MERVYNS HAD GAS!!!!!
Grant

North Brunswick, NJ

#45 Dec 16, 2008
If the location is as great as touted in the article - then how come the restaurant folded?

I can't imagine how a mere restaurant can make enough money to cover a $100,000 triple net lease. The menu would be so expensive such a restaurant would go out of business. QED.
l0s exemplead0s

Stony Point, NY

#46 Dec 18, 2008
necesitam0s q 0s pague si un ab0gad0e est0 q n0saud el absa de las prers0nas n0 les paga ni les da de c0mer sabatiells setebre es un hij0 e ,,, n0 tene respet0 ni a sus hijas el debe de estar pres0
mags

Kings Park, NY

#47 Jan 2, 2009
anon wrote:
I would NEVER eat at ANY establishment owned by Sabatiello!!!
Hope that guy gets back his deposit on the Holiday party that Sammy ran off with!
if he wants his deposit back tell them to go to his new location in coscob!! you will find sammy there!!
mags

Kings Park, NY

#48 Jan 2, 2009
everyone that had put a deposit down on a party should go visit him @ the new pizza place he opened in coscob! your sure to find sammy there!! he should be sent to jail for what he did to people!!
TheKid44

White Plains, NY

#49 Jan 5, 2009
mags wrote:
everyone that had put a deposit down on a party should go visit him @ the new pizza place he opened in coscob! your sure to find sammy there!! he should be sent to jail for what he did to people!!
Sammie opened his little pizza place in Riverside on the Post Road, a few doors up from St Catherine's church next to the chinese food venue.
TheKid44

White Plains, NY

#50 Jan 5, 2009
I saw Sammie in Stop-n-Shop/Peoples Bank on West Main St in Stamford yesterday afternoon. He doesnt seem to have a care in the world.
browser

East Greenbush, NY

#51 Feb 24, 2009
never like that rest or the owner. he was rude and overprice.
CraigB

Bronx, NY

#52 Oct 3, 2009
"Is that you Sammy shilling for your new place? Just remember no matter how good the food is nobody wants to be bothered by a blabbering blowhard while they're ordering food under the guise of "just doing my job." A dim witted ape like you should take the mortadella out of your 4ss, stick it in your mouth and STFU. IDIOTA!!!"
I can't help but laugh at this highly ignorant comment. Clearly this being doesn't know Sammy, or the situation he is in. I've been a loyal customer since he came to Connecticut and Sammy has done nothing but try and make a living selling the best Italian food in the county. Everyone needs to stop spreading false rumors about him and let him keep doing what he does. He's had some run ins with crooked landlords who have treated him unfairly making him move out without even letting him honor his holiday parties. Don't go pointing the figure when you don't know the truth. Im anxiously awaiting the opening of a new establishment so that my family and I can once again enjoy an evening out at a family style restaurant we can rely on and enjoy!
5 star chef

Hicksville, NY

#53 Oct 3, 2009
CraigB wrote:
Don't go pointing the figure when you don't know the truth. Im anxiously awaiting the opening of a new establishment so that my family and I can once again enjoy an evening out at a family style restaurant we can rely on and enjoy!
Doesn't look like who've watched this:
http://www.hulu.com/watch/44210/kitchen-night...
Basil Fawlty

Brooklyn, NY

#54 Oct 3, 2009
Do you know what's moving into the spot where sabatiello's is? I heard another Indian?
Stan Johnson

Salt Lake City, UT

#55 Apr 30, 2010
Well, I guess we'll have to find a new place. Maybe http://www.stanjohnsonco.com
Bob the builder

Brooklyn, NY

#56 Apr 30, 2010
A pizza place is mving in, Spazzios I think...
ShockWaving

Corpus Christi, TX

#57 Feb 16, 2011
anon wrote:
I would NEVER eat at ANY establishment owned by Sabatiello!!!
I agree. After watching him (for the first time tonight-rerun), I am not surprised to see the news on this guy's failure. He blames others for making himself look bad while he is acting like a total jack-___! The only person he has to blame is himself. Too bad, so sad... for your family. They must really be proud to have you represent them. Grow up.
Chickeman

United States

#58 Jul 9, 2011
Sammy should have sold it. After. Ramsey came in. His head is too big causing failure
Former Ct Customer

Sarasota, FL

#59 Dec 5, 2011
Sammy was a ripoff in Cos Cobb. He is famous for saying "Try this and putting it on your plate" (table) Then it shows up on your bill.
Pretends to be a Big GUMBA.(NOT) Be sure to watch Ramseys Kitchen Nightmares for Sabatiello's (Not his real name)
Saucheech

United States

#60 Jan 15, 2012
Sammy, I'm glad that marquesa left you. How'd you get her in the first place? Madone, you are a big goof! You need to go sout for da winter and cook for a retirement community.
urnotagenius

Pawtucket, RI

#62 Sep 18, 2012
KAL wrote:
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Sammy and Benny are not brothers.
um yeah they are actually.

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