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Terra Ristorante Italiano Restaurant Review: Neighborhood locals know Terra Ristorante Italiano is the place to go to enjoy some of the best Northern Italian cuisine in the Greenwich area. It has a decidedly rustic but chic feel and sports wood chairs and tables, a cozy bar and provincial accents reminiscent of a Tuscan country house. To start, consider the charred Portuguese octopus or the nutty flavors of the Maplebrook Farms burrata with pumpkin caponata and walnut pesto. Entrées have included Cervena venison rack with huckleberries, butternut squash and bitter chocolate, and Parmesan-crusted sole finished in a white wine sauce. The wine list offers regional Italian and California selections. As is the case with Terra’s counterparts on Capri and the Amalfi Coast, people come here to be seen and see the celebs who frequent it, as well as to dine. Staff is sometimes inattentive, but service is usually solicitous.