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Walrus + Carpenter

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Wed, 4/24
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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for Barbecue, Craft Beer, Cocktails, and Wings by the readers and experts of Connecticut Magazine since 2014 “A perfect combination of rustic, chic gastropub with traditional Southern comfort food.” Connecticut's Best Barbecue Joints by Connecticut Magazine
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
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All reviews brunch ribs cornbread deviled eggs fried chicken pulled pork poutine mac and cheese burnt ends maple bourbon sausage links oysters tacos collard greens salad fries great beer selection
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say. Nice small place crowds not loud for a Saturday evening. Food was excellent service was spot on. Prices just ok. Yes I would revisit. Enjoy.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank L9603KPbriand
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Stopped in after a day of visiting CT's lighthouses, had heard some good things. Managed to get a table without a reservation, got in just before the crowd..make a one if youre planning a Saturday night here. Staff seems friendly. Little slow on service, but...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wallysfood
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Rustic looking place, drinks are little pricey. For bbq place when entering the place you could smell smoke from the Bbq good signals. We had 3 course meal for 4 people. Wanted to taste everything they had. Lots of food the appetizers we had were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lookoutman
Reviewed February 11, 2019

Walrus and Carpenter is a smallish, romantic little restaurant with friendly, helpful servers and owners who really care about your experience. It is, however, in a slightly out-of-the-way part of town. It's location aside, it is a "Must-Go-To" restaurant. As many reviewers will attest, any...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 76victorj
Reviewed January 14, 2019

We took my oldest daughter out to Walrus & Carpenter. We had never been there but have heard good things. Needless to say we were not disappointed. We stated with the Maple Pork Belly and Burnt Ends appetizers. They were excellent. My daughter had the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John H
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

The food is really tasty and it’s a nice bar. I recommend pig nachos, pulled pork sandwich, the WC burger, and THE FRENCH FRIES ARE OUT OF THIS WORLD!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jazzybangg
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Walrus & Carpenter has a great menu for carnivores, & a better bar for those wanting a cocktail that aren't on a budget. While waiting for an order of St. Louis Ribs(19) to go with additional sides($7) of Collards & Mac Cheese, I $$$sprung for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RedSky56
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Walrus + Carpenter is a fun spot in an area of Bridgeport that has been gentrifying over the years. Walrus + Carpenter seems like it could just as easily be in Brooklyn. The drinks menu is extensive- with lots of Beer, Bourbon and Innovative Cocktails....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lisaz78
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

On June 1st we went to the restaurant to celebrate a wonderful event (high school graduation). The food was really good and the place had rustic feel to it. The menu is like a marriage between southern comfort food and a back yard barbecue ....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kellie P
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

We saw this restaurant featured on the Food Network and immediately added it to our list. Outstanding oysters and steamed mussels. Be prepared for a wait, but it is absolutely worth it!

Date of visit: June 2018
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