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Lenny & Joe's Fish Tale

1301 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3432
203-245-7289
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Ranked #5 of 40 Restaurants in Madison
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
New Jersey
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Passed by the area on our way to Mystic and took the very easy 3 min. off I-95 exit 61 to give this place a shot. On a Thursday afternoon at 2, there was a steady flow of well-dressed couples, construction workers, moms with small children. This is a seafood place that offers counter service...you order your drink and food... More

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madison
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Have been coming here for years and love it! Best lobster roll ever! (roll lightly toasted with butter). Also love the fried scallops and the onion rings - great! Very fast service and comfortable seating. Great outside picnic tables for warm weather!

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New Haven, Connecticut
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229 reviews 229 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

The food and service continues to be consistently great. When in the mood for fast seafood, this is the first place we head for. My wife loves their lobster rolls, and I had a fish sandwich and lobster bisque luncheon special that I really loved. The lobster bisque was nice, thick, and creamy with large lobster chunks. The fish sandwich... More

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Shelton, Connecticut
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77 reviews 77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I overheard someone talking about this place while watching a college soccer game in new london, ct. I decided by their description to stop on the way home along I-95. It was great. Service was fast, place was crowded but food came up quickly. Everything was fresh and very hot. Not too greasy and priced fairly.

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Madison, Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The lobster rolls at Lenny and Joes are very good. It's an easy and delicious meal. We consider it "fast food" on the Shoreline of CT. Delicious lobster rolls; fish sandwiches; onion rings and Birch Beer "on tap". What more could one want?

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Guilford, Connecticut
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

this is a very overrated restaurant. Don't get me wrong. Food is but not very good. in many ways it is a glorified fast food restaurant concentrating on seafood. The atmosphere is ok but somewhat hokey.service is ok but pretty much what you would expect for a fast food restaurant.there are a lot of better restaurants in the same town... More

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Madison, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Lenny and Joes Fish Tales in Madison, near the entrance to the Hammonasset Beach is a favorite of the locals. The fish is fresh, you can bring your own wine, and the carousel is great fun for the kids and the proceeds go to charities. Seasonal shoreline favorites are lobster and soft shell crab. Grab a T-shirt while you are... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

My family has been going here for years. Great fried seafood, carousel for the kids and awesome soft serve ice cream for desert. Make sure if your kids go on the carousel to tell them to grab the rings... Blue ring gives you a free ride. If you can't decide on what to eat, order the seafood combination as it... More

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Bristol, Connecticut, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We have Alway gotten great, seafood there, never been disappointed. Buy one of there shirts, there great souvenir.

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Madison, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you're looking for the quintessential New England Seafood Drive In This is the place for you. Steeped in Shoreline tradition Lenny and Joe's is a quick and easy option for fresh friend seafood.

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Additional Information about Lenny & Joe's Fish Tale

Address: 1301 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT 06443-3432
Phone Number: 203-245-7289
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Madison
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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