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189 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-2508
203-775-7072
Today
11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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I go here for sports and a beer. But I am surprised how good the food can be sometimes. I got the penne vodka and it was really good! Normally I wouldn't get a Italian dish at a sports bar but I craved pasta. ( never get at a diner ) I actually wanted to go back for the penne.... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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English first
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I go here for sports and a beer. But I am surprised how good the food can be sometimes. I got the penne vodka and it was really good! Normally I wouldn't get a Italian dish at a sports bar but I craved pasta. ( never get at a diner ) I actually wanted to go back for the penne.... More 

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

One time I was there and they were not busy, so we had a server checking on us every 3 minutes. That was great no one ever had an empty glass. The food was good and they had a couple of drink specials that were good. Another time we were seated on the covered patio and no one came to... More 

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Connecticut
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I normally never write a review the same night as I eat/stay somewhere, but this place 'deserves' a same-day commentary. We ordered today, late afternoon/earlyevening from 189 Sports Café via a local delivery service which always delivers food from local restaurants very quickly. We've never had a problem with delivery but the actual food from 189 today was...inedible. We visited... More 

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Great Neck, New York
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This place has one within your line of sight no matter where you look. Good "bar-type" food, but if you're someone who doesn't love televised sports, this is not your kind of atmosphere...

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Many locals hang out at this tiny bar/restaurant located right on the main road of route 7 in Brookfield. Though from this town originally, I have been to it a few times and have found it less than welcoming if you are not a regular. The drinks, on a standard night are high in price, but according to friends, they... More 

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We love 189 Sports Cafe! Very nice selections on the menu and seasonal specialty drinks that are so delicious! There is a regular dining room with little tv's at every table, or booth seating in the bar which is wall-to-wall tv's....our favorite place to dine is outside - they have two outdoor seating areas...we prefer the barside one because there... More 

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Danbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

If you want a fun atmosphere, good food and good times head to 189. The huge booths in the bar are a great place to hang out with a group of friends. The service is great and everything I have ever eaten was delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

189 has a great atmosphere if you're looking for somewhere to go with your friends or on a date. The drinks are good as is the service. The food is consistently good and is a step up from standard bar food. I find the food much better here than in the big restaurant in the plaza behind it. Want to... More 

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Wilton, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I had a miserable experience at this restaurant. The decor is not impressive. The food came out late and cold (the beer was warm) and the service was horrid! I had told our waitress that we were celebrating my boyfriend's birthday and asked her to bring over a piece of cake with a candle in it. She... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Had sirlion steak and it was delicious. Only issue was the food temperature was not piping hot, so I sent it back. Dinner came back still not piping hot, but was warmer. Overall it was delicious. Other meal was salmon and that was delicious. For the temperature issue, I received a complimentary dessert, any dessert off the menu. That was... More 

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Additional Information about 189 Sports Cafe

Address: 189 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-2508
Phone Number: 203-775-7072
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Brookfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 189 Federal Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-2508
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Brookfield
  • Phone Number: 203-775-7072

Price and Cuisine

  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?