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Dew Drop Inn

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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25 North Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1618
+1 203-735-7757
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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211 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

You will be amazed of how many varieties of wings this place has to offer. Now this is a bar type atmosphere nothing fancy but on Monday nights they have specials. You could have the wings of your choice, spicy, sweet, cheesy, dare to try the peanut butter and jelly. I believe on Thursday nights they offer a steak night.... More 

Thank bilasi
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

We went on a Saturday evening and had been told by others to expect a long wait for service but we ordered and were served very quickly! They have your standard wings but we chose some out of our comfort zone that we didn't really end up liking (which I think was just not us, not their food) but we... More 

Thank Laura G
New York, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

I was skeptical, any restaurant with 50 varieties makes me wonder if its quantity or quality that they strive for- but there is some creativity and even glimpses of brilliance in the flavor combinations- I ordered the peanut butter and jelly wings as a dare and thought it would be a joke- but there is a reason why peanut butter... More 

Thank Prasad H
Mahopac, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

I love wings. Any kind of flavor you can throw at me I'll try it. I enjoy Wingbowls, Wingfests and Wings every sunday during football season. These wings were amazing. Crispy, and sauced perfectly. I had the Cucumber Wasabi and my husband had Honey Sriracha. We had fried pickles as an app (they were bread and butter pickles still not... More 

Thank Jenn C
Seymour, Connecticut
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I have never had a bad or even avarage meal here! Wings are the best in a 50 mile radius and the buegers, wraps & more are all great! This is the quintessential hole in the wall. Absolutelya must eat!

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70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

so every week my son brings me different wings. from here. they are very full of meat,He loves the blue cheese wings I hate blue cheese.the garlic wings where very strong. the honey wings where great. you can eat them cold or hot. they last well. hot and fresh is the best. The wings will just keep coming. I am... More 

Thank jessicahT3170UD
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

For a Monday afternoon, this place was packed for dinner. Everyone there to try a new flavor of wings or something off their delicious menu. Fast service, decent beer selection, good crowd. Will be back!

Thank Schmidtd4
New Haven, Connecticut
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

This is a surprising gem hidden in Derby. Looks can be deceiving on the outside, but this place is a small bar with limited seating. Great service - the waitresses check on you constantly. There are so many wings to choose from and since going here I will never gets wings elsewhere. I am yet to try a burger or... More 

Thank LeighA34
Ansonia, Connecticut
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Best selection of wings. I love the Parmesan,garlic butter bacon wings. Small place so go early and don't be intimidated by the motorcycles out front, food is really good. Staff is friendly and helpful. Burgers and sandwiches are just as good as the wings which is their specialty.

Thank Katkins1968
Ansonia, Connecticut
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

If you love wings you need to visit this place. There are a lot, I mean a lot, of choices for wings. We had a few to share and they were all delicious!

Thank hjraymond

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 North Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1618
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +1 203-735-7757

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