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Octagon

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625 North Rd, Groton, CT 06340-3212
+1 860-326-0360
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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108 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the Mystic Marriott. The restaurant is located within the hotel. We had two amazing meals with filet mignon, potatoes au gratin, and creamed spinach. It was so great, we ordered the same thing the next night. It was very quiet and romantic. We were celebrating my husband's retirement. The service by Nathaniel was impeccable!... More 

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New London, Connecticut
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167 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 335 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Paul's is a great place to go and have homemade Pasta. They make everything from scratch, my favorite is the meat lasagna. They do not take reservations and you WILL wait to get seated most nights and you WILL stand outside so come prepared. One of the last few places that have an outstanding reputation for homemade food on a... More 

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Thank Unclesogg
Connecticut
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Had breakfast buffet here in Sept after staying overnight. Staff was great especially the chef in the buffet area. The rest of the property isn't as good. Our October visit wasn't as good.

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Thank Tom F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

My new husband and I were gifted dinner here for the first night of our honeymoon in Mystic, CT. From the minute we walked in we were treated like royalty, and in looking around that was how every guest was being treated. Our server Angela could not have been more amazing and accommodating and at the end of the meal... More 

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Thank Abby S
Medford, NY
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Service and ambiance was good. I enjoyed my wedge salad. The bread served with olive tapenade and butter was nice. Now being that this is a steakhouse, I figured I would splurge on the ribeye. Unfortunately, my friend and I were both disappointed in our steaks. They were not tender at all. Another dinner companion had gotten the lamb dish... More 

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Thank Therese M
Stony Brook, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Given the location and price I expected a more appealing decor with great food. What you get is a noisy, cafeteria layout eatery. The food was not much to rave about. I had duck and my wife had scallops. The scallops were gritty with sand. The duck was ok at best, and my French onion soup was best part of... More 

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Thank Michael N
Philadelphia
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

My husband and we're staying at the Marriott in Groton and wanted to get dinner before we checked in. We had been to the highest rated restaurant last year and were not impressed. Then we remembered the restaurant in the hotel which wasn't then listed at all on trip advisor. The meal was fantastic, service perfect, it wasn't crowded or... More 

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Thank Masweets
Nashua, New Hampshire
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164 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

The food here was extremely good. In fact we also ate at one of the high-end steakhouse is at the casino and the quality of this food it was far better. The service was fantastic. This is located in the hotel or to the hotel, it really needs an update on decor and furniture.

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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634 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Several folks had told us about the excellent food at Octagon, so we decided to drop by for drinks and appetizers to check it out. Our cilantro lime fried calamari with aioli was inedible . . . tough, tough, tough calamari, though with a nice flavor, served with avocado chunks which could have used an additional three days to ripen.... More 

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Thank Linda K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

It was nice ,everything tasted good especially the lobster bisque,and the server was very efficient,on the other hand we were the only people in there for that night,lol

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Thank Samantha C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $70
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Healthy
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 625 North Rd, Groton, CT 06340-3212
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Groton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-326-0360
Description
Located just outside Mystic, CT, Octagon prides itself on offering the finest steaks and freshest seafood everyday. Our menu changes seasonally and celebrates local ingredients harvested right here in our beautiful state of Connecticut. To our pleasure, our guests are travelers from around the globe and neighborhood locals. From our open grill and wine cellar to our one of a kind artwork and glass sculptures, we truly believe dining should be an experience, not just a meal.

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