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Thorold, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

My wife and I stopped in here to grab a late dinner and discovered: 1.) They have chips but no food. 2.) John is a very Jolly bartender who is great to talk to. If you are looking for a place to relax with great company and have a drink I recommend John's.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It's a bar so if you are looking for a drink with friendly staff and to sit and have people talk with you this is the place. Find out where the locals eat, where they go, and what to do. If you want to bury your face in your cell phone and eat overpriced appetizers you have plenty of other... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Great place during weekend days....The bartender will keep you laughing with Irish stories. Outdated with a pool table and music box on the wall but its part of the charm. Shots and Beers...nothing fancy. Well worth a visit after shopping and walking around the town.

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Selden, New York
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Met a lot of people from Long Island that have moved to CT and are now the new locals..Scott "The Dentist" was our savior and got us home that night..great time, great friendly bartender who also offered to drive us home after his shift!!

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Noank, Connecticut
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I ducked in here during a rainy moment during the summer concert series hoping the musicians would resume. The beer was cold, the wooden tables ancient. I wish they could talk of the thousands whose elbows have been bent here. A real local place with cold beer.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

My boyfriend and I were in Mystic at a hotel because we lost power during Hurricane Sandy. We walked all around town and found John's just near the water. Its a great location. For us, it was perfect. Great prices, "divey" and great service. The bartender(Bruce) was just back from Ireland and had loads of stories and funny jokes to... More

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Riverhead, ny
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2010

John's is a great local watering hole that features friendly staff and nice customers. My wife and I went here and had a great time last year. It is a bar with a good attitude. They like the sports there and there are some bar games available. It reminded me of my own local hangouts and we have the same... More

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Additional Information about John's Cafe

Address: 9 Cottrell St, Mystic, CT 06355
Phone Number: (860) 536-6700
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic

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