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Eli Cannon's

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695 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2732
+1 860-347-3547
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“wings” (13 reviews)
“on tap” (13 reviews)
“mug club” (6 reviews)
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
695 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2732
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

We stopped in for lunch. It’wasnt crowded, we got a nice wooden booth and checked out the interesting memorabilia while ordering. I ordered a burger with blue cheese, jalapeños and bacon. It was the best burger I’ve had in literally years. The burger was juicy...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

I am just back after a visit to Eli's in Middletown. 3 of us dined at about 6pm. It was my first visit and yes, I was impressed. Our server was superb, a lovely girl with a great personality about her. Our 3 main courses...More

Thank flame01
Reviewed May 6, 2018

They have a lot of beers on tap. I miss when they used to have them listed on a blackboard. Food is pretty good; tends to be kinda spicy. Outdoor seating area is nice.

Thank akka08
Reviewed April 27, 2018

We have been to Eli Cannons several times. Its an eclectic and somewhat claustrophobic place with really good bar food, a great and ever changing beer selection and a big outdoor patio. They kind of have a skeleton, Mardi Gras, memorabilia, graffiti theme going on...More

Thank benton2569
Reviewed March 4, 2018

My friends had an emergency with an ill family member and couldn't make it. I ended up having a glass of beer, one of about 30 different kinds on draft, chatting with a few people and having a nice time. The crowd behind me though,...More

Thank Dale N
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

My wife and i went for a Sunday lunch with my 10yo Grandson. He touched every display they had, they are fun. We have been there about 8 times over the last 5yrs and the food is consistently good. The staff has always been friendly...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

So we stopped by here for lunch this past weekend. The corner they sat us in was very noisy which was no fault of the restaurant. The service was very good and the waitress was very friendly. I ordered The Boss which is their chicken...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

We joined some friends for a quick appetizer lunch a beers and wound up spending several hours enjoying the outdoor eatery. The beers were good, atmosphere and service was tremendous and the appetizers as good as anyplace. The outdoor atmosphere is the greatest. It's theme...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner and drinks here w friends and the food was good. Large selection of craft beers. The outdoor area upstairs is great!! They have lounge chairs on actual sand that gives it a very tropical feel like u are somewhere exotic. I def recommend...More

Thank amanda g
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I have been going to Eli's for years and it never disappoints. They have plenty of beers on tap and feature a chalkboard of all the beers they have on tap. If you enjoy trying different beers,this is the place you should be

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April 2, 2016|
Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, full bar. It takes up half the open space roughly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 695 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457-2732
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-347-3547
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