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979 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06032-1558
860-676-2255
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Good food and service at a good price

We went to Lotus Grill for supper on a Friday evening. It was just after the dinner time rush. We waited briefly as our table was prepared. The service was wonderful. Theresa is charming, knowledgeable and truly wanted us to enjoy our meal. We chose a simple meal, fried rice and a curry. It... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
Cynthia053
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Eastchester, New York
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Eastchester, New York
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We went to Lotus Grill for supper on a Friday evening. It was just after the dinner time rush. We waited briefly as our table was prepared. The service was wonderful. Theresa is charming, knowledgeable and truly wanted us to enjoy our meal. We chose a simple meal, fried rice and a curry. It was beautifully prepared. If you want... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Salt and Pepper Fish and S&P Squid are amazingly good. The curries are good, too. It would be a five star if it had any atmosphere at all, but it doesn't. Crispy rolls are okay, but not the best. Stick to the curries and salt and pepper dishes.

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

. . . , and they know pho. That is all I need in a good Vietnamese restaurant. The ginger chicken was quite nice as well. Reasonable prices, large portions, and decent prices. I'll be back.

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Newtown, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went on a Tuesday at 11:40, so we were first to dine in that day. We ordered 2 rare beef pho and one chicken. The broth was good but didn't make you say Wow like other places. The beef was pre- packaged deli meat, not sliced rare beef. The chicken pho was much better. I would go again and... More 

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Farmington, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We often come here for their won ton soup which is made with shrimp and chicken rather than pork. We consider this a light meal and usually include an appetizer. We often come for lunch when we intend upon having a large dinner or if we have a big lunch we come for a light dinner. This soup is great... More 

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Canton Conecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Best, Best food, Best prices, Best service! That covers it.What else can I say. Try It you will like it.

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CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Great service, great food, and totally affordable! Make sure you have the pancake/crepe appetizer. Run, don't walk here.....

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Farmington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Very simple dining. zero ambiance, zero atmosphere but soups and food individually prepared and I have never been disapointed! Don't take anyone with you you want to impress!!!!!!! Much better than "fast food"!!!!!!

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West Hartford, CT
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I recently took a business colleague out to dinner and based on the reviews on Trip Advisor we sought out the Lotus Grill. I was embarrassed as we pulled up and saw how tiny and unattractive the restaurant is. Inside there are approximately 10 or 12 tables, linoleum floors, fluorescent lighting and formica table tops. For most of the meal... More 

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New England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a restaurant that we often frequent for a light dinner. We usually order a large wonton soup and chicken dumplings. We used to order the PHO but that is a heavier meal. This is a small place with only a few tables and we have been pleased with everything we ever ate. We also take out the wonton... More 

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Address: 979 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06032-1558
Phone Number: 860-676-2255
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Farmington
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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  • Address: 979 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06032-1558
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Farmington
  • Phone Number: 860-676-2255

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

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