We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Harp & Dragon Pub

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
130 Main St, Norwich, CT 06360
(860) 885-0147
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 63 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 10
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pretty good eats!

It's a pub, and the food is pretty good for a pub. They probably try to serve a few more items than necessary. They, of course, fry a lot. Good atmosphere. My first time to try colcannon. It was heavy, but it was delicious for someone who loves garlic and corned beef as I do.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
sparrish5
,
Trumbull, Connecticut
Add Photo Write a Review

63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Trumbull, Connecticut
Level Contributor
32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

It's a pub, and the food is pretty good for a pub. They probably try to serve a few more items than necessary. They, of course, fry a lot. Good atmosphere. My first time to try colcannon. It was heavy, but it was delicious for someone who loves garlic and corned beef as I do.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norwich, Connecticut
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Waitresses were fine, but cook staff was totally unorganized and unprepared. Had to wait over an hour to start courses. Chowder was hot but corn and potatoes were served cold. Finally got steamers, but they were cold and we were given two servings for five people. Took 3 hours to be served 3 lobsters. No manager on site. Finally was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Taftville, Connecticut
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Authentic Irish atmosphere. Great portions ,decent prices and favorful meal .Plenty of choices for everyone and great service. This is the place to go

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I would give 5 star if they cook quiker, it wasn't even crowded and the food toook an 1hr. Everything else is good and service. But it really agrevate you when u have to wait so long.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norwich, Connecticut
Level Contributor
16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

The Harp and Dragon is my favorite spot for a bite to eat after a night out to the theater. My favorite sandwich is the Galway, and I love the Blarney Stones! The atmosphere is similar to a Irish pub.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Harp & Dragon is a friendly, cut epub I'd be glad to frequent. I came here for dinner and drinks after hearing about it from friend who lived in the town, and I'm glad I did. They have a pretty good beer selection and their food menu was also unique. Nt every pub you visit has good drinks AND food,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lebanon, CT
Level Contributor
25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Lots of teachers and area workers frequent the place during happy hour. A fun little hometown bar. Food is very good also. Can get very crowded but after happy hour place seems to empty out.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reston, Virginia
Level Contributor
323 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Decent place to sit down for a drink as they have a good happy hour. Staff was reasonable friendly but are somewhat reserved, not outgoing. Sandwiches were good and prime rib was very thick however Cesar salad turned out to be a house salad.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norwich, Connecticut
Level Contributor
17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I want to be fair when I complete this review. Hats off to Mr. Capuano for taking the time and effort to make his mark in Norwich. Harps and Dragon is a fine place for friends to join each other for a bite to eat and partake in this establishments libations. Truly a great selection of craft beers and a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Food is good, small menu for a Irish bar. Waitresses make u wait too long. (Some of them) Price too high for a small portion. Others Irish bars serve you more for the same price. Sometimes they over cook the fries. Beside that it's good eviroment.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Harp & Dragon Pub also viewed

Norwich, Mystic Country
Norwich, Mystic Country
 
Norwich, Mystic Country
Norwich, Mystic Country
 

Been to Harp & Dragon Pub? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Harp & Dragon Pub

Address: 130 Main St, Norwich, CT 06360
Phone Number: (860) 885-0147
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich
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: Chinese, Irish, Pub

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 130 Main St, Norwich, CT 06360
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: (860) 885-0147

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Irish, Pub
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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Harp & Dragon Pub staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?