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607 West Thames Street, Norwich Inn, Norwich, CT 06360
860 886 2401
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Ranked #10 of 97 Restaurants in Norwich
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English first
Fairhaven, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

we are vegan and the staff was very accommodating and so was the menu! Our waiter went out of his way to make our experience pleasant!

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Mass.
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96 reviews 96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We ate at Kensingtons multiple times over a several day stay. The food was creative but not consistently fabulous. The main courses were interesting and well prepared. We also liked some of the soups and cheeses. I was glad to eat here several times while staying here, but I probably wouldn't go otherwise.

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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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95 reviews 95 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I enjoyed this restaurant very much. Our servers were very familiar with the menu and able to easily make suggestions and answer questions. The lunch menu has numerous choices including several for vegetarians. We had shrimp cocktail, potato green bean soup ( special that day), salad with fresh figs and mango and the salmon on chibatta roll. All of the... More 

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Southampton, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

All the food is very yummy. This place is really cozy with a fireplace. The portion sizes are huge. They have tons of options from steak to fish to chicken. The staff is really nice. I never had a bad meal yet and have been coming here for about 5 years.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

First, the place smells like a nursing home! Menu looked great, but the food left much to be desired. There are many places in the area that serve better food for the same or lesser prices.

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CT
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My sister and I had lunch during our "spa day" at Kensington's. Delicious! Quite a selection for everyone. Salads to burgers to sandwiches. Great appetizers and the cocktails?! Perfection!! The Peach Cobbler was thee best cocktail I have ever had! Service was fantastic as well! Very warm and welcoming! We loved it there!

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Lancaster, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Small, fancy restaurant. Took a while to get a mixed drink. There really wasn't any entrees offered for vegans. When I suggested something the chef said it would be to bland but didn't try to come up with anything else!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Everything about Kensington's was delightful. The ambience was warm and relaxing. The menu selections were varied. The quality of the food was excellent and the presentation lovely.

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Wilton, CT
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8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

They had many gluten-free, vegetarian and locally sourced options and a nice wine list. It was very quiet mid-week with only a few diners. Staff was attentive and friendly.

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Prospect CT
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70 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I had lunch as part of a day package at the spa. You wee able to choose an appetizer, an entree and a dessert as part of the package. The lobster roll truly was one of the best I have ever had. I had to use my ork to eat some of the lobster off in order to pick it... More 

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Address: 607 West Thames Street, Norwich Inn, Norwich, CT 06360
Phone Number: 860 886 2401
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich

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