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Black Bear Saloon

187 Allyn Street, Hartford, CT
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English first
Hillsboro, OH
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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Ate there waiting for a flight. Ordered the Philly Cheese Steak. It was not good at all. It looked like it had been left out for a week and then burnt when cooked. The service was also just so, so. Drinks did get re-filled once, but that was it. The quick sub shop across the way made much better looking... More 

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Ma
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stopped in to eat lunch before our flight left. We had a group of 8 people. The service was good, everyone enjoyed their lunch. The waitress allowed us to do seperate bills and was nice.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great appetizers and quick service. When you first see the line to wait for a table, it will seem long but the tables turn quickly. I love when I have trouble making a decision of what to eat- because there are so many options I like instead of TRYing to find something to eat.

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Longwood, Florida
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109 reviews 109 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I had 3 hours to kill at Bradley and didn't want to be rushed. I sat down at 4PM and ordered a burger with bleu cheese. The hamburger was perfectly cooked to order with just the right amount of cheese crumbles. French fries were very tasty and hot. One of the best burgers I ever had. Service at this slow... More 

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Middletown, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

What a pleasant surprise the food at Black Bear Saloon is! The standouts were the cheese/veggie quesadilla, buffalo chicken wrap and the veggie panini. Both the sweet potato waffle fries and almost shoe string french fries were delicious! We went for Paint Nite on a Tuesday evening and really enjoyed ourselves. The space was light and airy with high ceilings.Service... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This review is actually for Black Bear Saloon location in Windsor, CT at Bradley International Airport that is not listed for a review within Tripadvisor. My family had a good start with the nachos appetizer but average finish. We picked this place because it was CT establishment and really did not want a fast food joint before our flight. All... More 

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Statesboro, Georgia
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90 reviews 90 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Not bad or good. The service is so so. Big dining room, long bar, and the service is okay. I had the "BB Bites" which were okay, but pricey for the portion. Way too much socializing amongst the staff while ignoring customers.

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Ottawa, Canada
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69 reviews 69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

First night in town and wanted a bite for dinner. This fit the bill. Food was typical pub and was decent. Service was get and friendly. Nice spot to grab a simple meal. Recommend.

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

One of the few restaurants open in Hartford on Sundays. Good sports bar with plenty of TV's. Sat at the bar and the first bartender was fairly inattentive and unhelpful. However, before our meal was delivered another bartender came on who was very attentive. We ordered the Turkey Avocado Wrap and when it came the avocados were rock hard. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

Food was good service and the atmosphere were great!!! Hot a drink of their new drink menu and absolutley loved it and are server was very friendly as well! Great experience will definitly go back next time were in Hartford

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Additional Information about Black Bear Saloon

Address: 187 Allyn Street, Hartford, CT
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Pub

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