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Rosemary & Sage

1080 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2142
860-388-1166
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Ranked #10 of 71 restaurants in Old Saybrook
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
NY
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Although the décor is dated, the garlic bread that came when we were seated was great, the eggplant parm was delicious, and I am told that the veggie burger was great. The only criticism was that my sister's shrimp in the scampi was overcooked. She loved the sauce and the rest of the dish, but when she mentioned that the... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Nancy's Rosemary & Sage NEVER disappoints. Always fresh and delicious food. The service is impeccable!! We have been many times with kids and without.

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Windsor Locks, CT
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Try the scallop and red bell soup. Can recommend both the pear salad and salmon special (mango sauce the night we went). Friendly staff, good service.

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Chestnut Hill
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Dining at Rosemary and Sage never disappoints! This restaurant is a favorite. My friend and I love to sit at the bar. The crowd is always friendly and the attention you get from Nancy, the owner, makes you feel as if you are the most important patron in the restaurant. We often order from the specials listed on the blackboard.... More

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Madison, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The food was really good. The petite option is a great value and much appreciated. Staff was very friendly and attentive. The decor is an example of less is more. Take down the dreadful polyester window treatments, the bamboo blinds can stand on their own. Please, please remove all the depressing motel style paintings. if I get a third wish,... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Was recommended as Nancy's....but found out it is Rosemary and Sage....Food good nice menu with decent prices....but I think they make it up with the wine menu. Wait staff attentive.....good restaurant to visit if you are going to be in the area

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

This restaurant was recommended by a local. I was looking for a romantic spot where conversation and good food went together. We sat at the bar for a before dinner drink, but ended up sitting there for dinner as well. The calamari appetizer was a generous portion of a spicy mix of calamari rings and peppers in a lite sauce.... More

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New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

Usually Trip Advisor steers us in the right direction. While the restaurant has a lovely ambiance and upscale friendly waitstaff and owners the food is lacking. A few changes using quality ingredients and classical techniques of cooking will make a deserving 4 or even 5 star rating. The Champagne sauce and Picatta sauces were thickened with cornstarch and I detected... More

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Beaufort, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 via mobile

Love this place. Always make sure we dine here when in the area. Used to live nearby, know Nancy, and are so happy Rosemary and Sage such a success.

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Brooklyn, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

In October, we went to Rosemary and Sage for dinner with friends. Our friends are both "foodies" and know good food when they have it. Well, one of them actually said "This is one of the best meals I have ever had!" We all felt the same way. And besides wonderful food, the service was above par. Especially of note... More

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