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73 West Wharf Rd, Madison, CT 06443
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Dolly Madison Inn
Ranked #3 of 5 Madison B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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West Haven, Connecticut
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Truly disappointing. We looked forward to going for three weeks. We planned our Friday and Saturday to have Sunday open. We drove the 65 miles to get there. It was so busy the sat us in the bar...fine. Turns out it was a bit too noisy for us so when I saw a small table open up I asked the... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Went for breakfast Christmas week. We waited a few minutes for a table even though the place was packed with customers.. Wait staff were very busy but extremely pleasant. We were served coffee right away but it was like drinking hot water.. Definitely can use some improvement there..I ordered the chicken fajita omelette which was superb..I noticed other meals being... More

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Freeport, Maine
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Worst inn experience ever! Our room was upstairs from the bar that was filled with a rowdy Saturday night crowd and "live music" that was a lousy one-man band. They gave us NO warning when we booked this room that we would be just above all this noise. The paper-thin walls also made it impossible to ignore the 50 Shades... More

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New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

I am only evaluating the restaurant on the premises. We did not stay here, but saw how cute it looked from the outside. There were mums all around. We stayed at the Wharf, and wanted to eat off the premises a few times. We were thrilled to eat breakfast here. When I couldn't find the restaurant I cross-referenced it to... More

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glastonbury, CT USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We have been to the Dolly Madison's restaurant (bar actually) several times before, it had been about 9 mos since we last visited. The food was always very good, and the local characters always made for some intereresting conversations. We were pleasantly suprised when we visited on a Sunday evening, that the bar was completely remodeled (same charm) the menu... More

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Madison, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Yea......The Dolly Madison is open and under NEW management by the owners of Christie's in Westbrook. And, yes, that means those great pancakes and omletes - so far only on the weekends, but I'm sure popularity will change that. The burgers, chicken quesadillas's, clam chowder, nachos, and salads were all awesome and priced great. I have teenage boys and young... More

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Thomaston, Connecticut, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We happened to be driving by and said "Why Not"?..Well the food and service was fantastic. The charm of an Old New England coastal inn.!.. We would definitely stop again when in the area. We live in central CT. and would take the trip with friends to enjoy it again.

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Madison, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

The Dolly is now under new management. I was pleasantly surprised when I walked in!!! The place looks great. They put in a whole new bar. Feels like old times again...so happy that it's back!!! Also back are some of the old Dolly crew as well. Feels good to be home again!!!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

If you haven't tried it, the Dolly Salad is the absolute best. Chicken, goodies and fresh veggies, wonderful homemade dressing. Don't miss this........but all the food here is excellent! If you need to do some business, internet is available. This is my office/dining away from home.

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Fort Lauderdale
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

While in the area on business, we wanted to get away to find a cozy place for some good food and local flair. This was the perfect stop - the people were friendly and we felt right at home. Service was wonderful and the food was over the top. If only we were staying longer, we would go back.

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Address: 73 West Wharf Rd, Madison, CT 06443
Location: United States > Connecticut > Madison
Also Known As:
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