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The Rooster Tail Inn Restaurant

11 Cornwall Rd., Warren, CT 06754
860 868 3100
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Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Warren
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 21, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Litchfield, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I was very excited about dining here. I followed their ad in the local paper for some time and finally decided to give them a try. I invited my son and his wife and we went on a weekday evening for the special. While I am not a big prime Rib fan their ad made it sound so good. The... More

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Waterbury, Connecticut
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Tucked away in quiet rural Connecticut, the Rooster Tail Inn restaurant is well worth the drive, and a picturesque drive at that. My mother and I both enjoyed the delicious prime rib. Well, I must say that the fresh pop-overs almost stole the show, and our meal also included perfectly cooked asparagus and amazing risotto. Service was gracious and attentive.... More

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New Milford, Connecticut
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111 reviews 111 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Enjoyed a very delicious prime rib dinner. First they bring puts bread with a homemade spread. The spread was very tasty. The prime rib is served with a popover, potatoes and veggies. They also serve a horseradish sauce to go along with the prime rib. Service was good and the place is quite charming. Wed night is prime rib night... More

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Litchfield, Connecticut
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We had a chance to get together with friends during mid week to celebrate Valentine's Day. We had reservations for 7:00pm Great midweek special on Prime Rib. April our waitress made us feel right at home. After an enjoyable dinner we decide on a little desert . Key Lime pie was fantastic. Great evening .

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Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I have become very disappointed in our recent visits to the Rooster Tail Inn Restaurant. Since my first review from November 2012 the dinners and branches have gone down hill. On 3 separate visits a member of our party had to turn back a meal for either being bad, (mussels) undercooked(meat) and meat in a veggie omlette. Service remains good... More

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New Milford, Connecticut, USA
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

My wife and I went for a dinner for two and were very pleased with everything. The appetizer was an outstanding presentation of stuffed mushrooms. The dinner entrees were both suburb. I got the sirloin and my wife had stuffed lobster. Everything was so good that we asked to see the chef. He came out and was greeted by us... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

There are very few good restaurants in the area and we really wanted to like this one. When it opened, we were lured in by special prices and dinners. We tried most of them and were consistently disappointed. We stopped going altogether a few years ago. Today, we tried once more, this time at lunch. Big mistake. We had called... More

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2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant four times. I enjoy the food, and it is beautifully decorated. However, the owners attitude on 3/4 I have been is unprofessional. Talking to your waitstaff about customers while in earshot of them is unnecessary. Treating customers whom she deems have money and importance better, and might I add obviously sucking up and treating... More

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Washington, Ct
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105 reviews 105 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Yankee Silver Smith, a restaurant in Wallingford, CT used to serve delicious, light and crispy popovers in the middle of the dinner by a waitress in a traditional dress. The place burnt down and so the recipe. An attempt to revive the custom by Rooster Tail is far from successful. The popovers are served with prime rib on Wednesdays. The... More

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Bethlehem, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

We brought out-of-country friends to dinner and enjoyed Rooster Tail's "classic" American fare. They particularly enjoyed the beef and seafood dishes. Attentive staff who were there when needed, but didn't rush us. Friendly atmosphere. Excellent beers on tap and first-rate bar service. Will definitely return.

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