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The Ginger Man

American, Eclectic
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99 Washington Street, Norwalk, CT
203.354.0163
Today
11:45 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:45 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:45 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 8
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great pub fare

Excellent menu and prices, tariff ice service! This converted bank building is warm and friendly, and the menu offers something for everyone.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Donna N
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norwalk, United States
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30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
norwalk, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Excellent menu and prices, tariff ice service! This converted bank building is warm and friendly, and the menu offers something for everyone.

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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great Burgers! Nice dark atmosphere for either a relaxing night with friends or a romantic date night. Not the type of bar if you want to dance. Whisky and beer drinks will be very happy here!

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Cozy, lots of wood and feels very warm. Outdoor seating in warmer months. Lots of great beers and also bourbons. VERY knowledgeable and helpful staff if you are unsure of what you'll like or want to try something different. Food could be better and have a better selection.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Stopped in to the Ginger Man pub on Washington Street last night with my wife. The beer selection is truly outstanding, and as such rates five Tripadvisor bull's-eyes. Unfortunately, the décor, lighting, and food dropped Ginger Man's overall rating down to an average three bull's-eyes. My wife commented that The Ginger Man would be a good place for the guys... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A very good beer collection, with a lot of unorthodox varities. Definitely some place I would revisit.

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Astoria, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Go check this place out! The decor is stunning, very beautiful. It's a great place for a quiet drink with friends.

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Shelton, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I never had a great experience at the Ginger Man but it was fine to go with some friends for lunch or a light bite. The food is typical dull bar food, not of a good quality but quick for lunch. Order something safe and it should be fine. That is until my salad turned out to be fully rotted... More 

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Hamden, Connecticut
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Great beer selection...friendly servers...and cool vibe. The wings were excellent (and not your typical wings) and duck confit quesadilla was out of this world!!!

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Danbury, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This was our first stop in SONO and we weren't disappointed. Excellent, friendly service, great selection of beers and nice atmosphere. Highly recommended in my opinion. Will be back.

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Westport, Connecticut, USA
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Overall, a great place for 20-30 somethings Fridays and Saturdays, especially in the summer with the patio outside. Food is alright, but as always becomes fantastic after a couple heavy brews. I love the ambiance whether going in a big group or just you and a friend. Always a good time to be had.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 99 Washington Street, Norwalk, CT
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: 203.354.0163

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Eclectic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:45 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:45 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:45 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:45 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:45 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:45 am - 2:00 am

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