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Corner Pug

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English, Pub
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1046 New Britain Ave, West Hartford, CT 06110-2417
860-231-0241
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quality food, good variety, good service

I was here with a few friends tonight and we tried a little bit of everything. I had the Chicken Cubano, with waffle (Pug) fries, mac and cheese, a nice craft beer, and topped it off with the Peanut Butter Pie. Our service was great, and the food was quality. The price was fair, although the beer... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
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100 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

I was here with a few friends tonight and we tried a little bit of everything. I had the Chicken Cubano, with waffle (Pug) fries, mac and cheese, a nice craft beer, and topped it off with the Peanut Butter Pie. Our service was great, and the food was quality. The price was fair, although the beer and dessert cost... More 

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Mahwah, New Jersey, United States
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Visited the Corner Pug several weeks ago with 11 fellow convention attendees. They handled our crowd in a very welcoming manner on short notice, and we were treated to very good service and excellent food. Many of us ordered one or more of the evening's specials and nobody was disappointed. I turned an Irish pierogi appetizer into my main course... More 

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Torrington, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I have had strawberry salad at many restaurants and have always liked them but Corner Pug had the best! The dressing was exceptional and having the addition of kale stepped up the standard baby lettuce versions that most restaurants serve. I also enjoyed the butternut squash soup which was a special that day. After I tasted it, I was wishing... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The pug is one of the warmest places in West Hartford. The menu, mostly pub style food, is innovative yet not pretentious. Service is good even when busy. My favorites are the mac n cheese and the Crabcake BLT. Great selection of beers on tap and in bottle.

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Middletown, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We've been here numerous times and have always had a good meal. It is a great place to go for classic pub food and hearty dinners. The place is usually packed but we've never had to wait very long for a seat and that is much appreciated. The chicken pot pie is creamy goodness with a flaky pastry top, the... More 

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Manchester
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This pub style restaurant has the best food! From the Shepard's Pie to the Macaroni and cheese to the numerous other selections, all are fresh and tasty. The noodles in the macaroni and cheese are actually stood up and the cheese sauce is poured over the top so it goes into each noodle. The appetizers are great too. Whether you... More 

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Hartford
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Friendly atmosphere, cozy booths and a yummy menu will make for a fun night out. Try the Irish nachos (potatoes, not corn chips!) but be forewarned, it is enough of an appetizer for four people who still want to have room for dinner. The fish and chips, reuben, and burgers all got rave reviews from our party. Enjoy!

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Holden, Massachusetts
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111 reviews 111 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Stopped on Tues evening before Christmas and were seated right away but the place started to fill up soon after. One ordered the chicken mushroom marsala over fettuccine which was very good and just as good reheated. I ordered the pulled pork Panini with a spiced ham and monterey Jack chees.. My sister tasted it and could not even eat... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My wife and I enjoy going out to eat and sitting at the bar for dinner and a cocktail. Usually we are able to get seated right away and by eating at the bar this also affords us a more casual dining experience with a sense of kinship to the bartender and fellow patrons. The Corner Pug is everything I... More 

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West Jordan, Utah
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I love this place. The food is very good, although over priced for their breakfast menu. 15.00 for eggs, hashbrowns and toast? come on people. The server for us was scatterbrained and barely remembered to come back to our table. The environment is what I came for. Pugs everywhere.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1046 New Britain Ave, West Hartford, CT 06110-2417
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: 860-231-0241

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 35
  • Cuisine: English, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
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 - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?