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883 Bridgeport Ave, Shelton, CT
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Ranked #35 of 122 Restaurants in Shelton
Cuisines: Hamburgers
Most recent review
- Jul 8, 2014
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English first
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Duchess has consistently provided the best selection and the best quality fast foods. From hamburgers and hot dogs to chicken or veal Parmegiano, they have the best sandwiches for a restaurant of this type. The service is polite and quick and the seating is comfortable.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

My wife is from this area and over the years we have enjoyed good solid food and good service at all the area Duchesses. The one in Shelton was contrary to most of our other experiences. The food was good but we went there on three separate occasions and the um...gentleman who delivered our food was devoid of personality, speech... More

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Shelton, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

When you must do fast food, the choice in this area is Duchess. Inside dining is better than most fast food joints. Order and take a seat. They will deliver to your table. Very good selection of soup, salads and all manner of sandwiches and meals. Get to play with the latest Coke machine! More choices than you can imagine.... More

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Smithtown, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Clean, friendly staff, very good service with a large selection of food at reasonable prices. We dined here twice during our visit. I really liked the 100 variety soda vending machine.

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Shelton, Connecticut
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

My husband went to Duchess today to bring home lunch for our grandsons and himself...when he walked in with the bag I could tell it wasn't going to be good. The bag had lots of grease stains on it! He asked for burgers plain but only add ketchup...well the burgers had chopped onion on them....and the buns were very soggy... More

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

A well oiled solid food chain on Bridgeport Avenue in Shelton. Clean and descent service. The same staff has been there for years!!! The food is solid as fast food can get. Great burgers, yummy fries, tasty shakes amongst others. They have descent dinners too that are made fresh. No complaints here. Great place to go in morning have an... More

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Stratford, Connecticut
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Well what can I say , good dogs and burgers.Clean surroundings , attentive staff , some of which have been there for years.Just a well oiled machine producing good eat in or take out burgers,dogs,fries,and lite meals.

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Monroe, CT
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132 reviews 132 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Actually they advertise as fresh food done fast and they are right. While they do offer variety of dinner meals now, I come for the Big D Hamburger and fries. This is a real burger served on a bun that does not fall apart in your hands. And not a bad place to stop for breakfast as they will if... More

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Saint Johnsbury, Vermont
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

If you dont want to drop a bundle at a restaurant and dont mind a fast food environment, go here... Original menu and great food from a popular local chain.

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Shelton, Connecticut, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

fast and friendly service. Great interior- newly redone with tv's and free wifi, Kids loved the place, and there was a wide variety of menu items to choose from

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