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All 38 Derby Restaurants

Dew Drop Inn

25 North Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1618
203-735-7757
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Ranked #1 of 38 Restaurants in Derby
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Milford, Connecticut
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

...and lack of seating. Otherwise it's closer to 4 stars all the way. I've never seen so many wing choices; PBJ, butter this, butter that. Even dessert wings! I had fried green beans for an app that were great and a bacon cheeseburger cooked perfectly with a large side salad, a great option for a diabetic like me. All the... More

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Monroe, Connecticut
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I have visited the Dew Drop Inn several times over the last several months. I have driven by this place for years...and every time I thought I might go in.....I didn't until this year. It may look a little rough outside but once you walk in - the place is small but clean and filled with plenty of televisions to... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Not gonna lie, the seating is minimal...and I mean minimal. Like 5 tables. It's always packed, and its that way for a reason. You'll probably be afraid to go in. It's a little dive bar, out of the way..looks kind of rough. Go ahead it, order some wings, a brew..maybe a burger or a salad. You'll be glad you did!... More

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Stratford, Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Burgers and salads, yea baby!!!! Few places around can please us with a good burger AND a top notch salad...I know everyone raves about the wings, and I don't doubt the are really good, one day we will give them a shot...I do remember the " old days" in this place, and it's good to see it has mellowed with... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

From the first trip in to the most recent, only complaint is that they are becoming so popular that it is hard to get in!! PB and J wings are the bomb. Love all the craft beers and the fact that they allow you to sample, because while I would love to be adventurous it is hard if you get... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were driving on highway 34, when we realized we were hungry. We asked Siri what is a good restaurant near us and Dew Drop Inn popped up as number 1. We were approaching Derby. It was highly rated and we assumed it had to be a fancy restaurant and that we may have been underdressed. We were wrong. The... More

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New Haven CT
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We've often hit the DDI for their Monday half-price wings extravaganza, which can be washed down with a wide selection of domestic and imported draft or bottled brews. The wings are fabulous, come in a number of tasty to mouth-arson incarnations, and I haven't had a bad set yet. Friendly and attentive wait staff, and convivial atmosphere - as our... More

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connecticut
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Really good food, on the pricey side. Over ten bucks for burgers and for the wings. I got a twelve ounce Belgium style ale for 7.50 that tasted skunky, not in the good Belgium way either. I should have sent it back. Wait staff was excellent.

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Ansonia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Biker bar but who cares their wings are amazing! Check out the menu and you will be in heaven! Bacon wings are to die for, it might get hot in there but suck it up! Lol

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New Haven, Connecticut
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72 reviews 72 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

The wings at Dew Drop Inn deservedly get most of the attention, but the craft beer selection and friendly service also deserve mention. As far as wings, the selection is amazing! I'm not sure that I want to eat sourpatch wings or spicy peanut butter and jelly wings, but I am impressed at any place that will put such creative... More

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Address: 25 North Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1618
Phone Number: 203-735-7757
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Derby
Cuisine: American

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