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Red Fox Restaurant

218 Smith St, Middletown, CT 06457-1741
+1 860-740-4967
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 Smith St, Middletown, CT 06457-1741
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of three went to the Red Fox early on a week night. The service was arrogant and sparce. None of the three servers smiled. Our server was very difficult to understand due to a language barrier and acted as if we were an...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Red Fox for dinner on Friday evening. We shared 1/2 dozen oysters as an appetizer and they were fresh and delicious. The menu offered many tempting choices. I had the chicken piccata which was served with broccoli and no...More

1  Thank ceilidancer5
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Food was pretty good....We felt it was over priced. Waitress manipulated my friends food order,for her(waitresses convenience). And beware of coupons...One couple,two couples,5 couples....ONE PER TABLE...although it is not noted on the coupon. Scallops were a little sandy...Have nice day.

Thank 430debbie
Reviewed August 5, 2018

This is the second time we have met friends at the Red Fox Restaurant in Middletown. It's in an out of the way place, and the outside looks like a house, but inside there is a lovely dining room and there is also outside seating....More

1  Thank NadineG222
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food & service! What a pleasant surprise- we happen upon this fine place by mistake. Saw the sign - “fine dining” & turned around to check it out. Our server “Eldis” from Montegenegro couldn’t have been nicer & suggestions such as “porter house for...More

1  Thank jhb944
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful lunch with co- workers. Lots of fresh, healthy choices including some artisan cheeses. The wait staff is super friendly and attentive.

Thank cweiner2016
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The food was great, the staff was very friendly, and the dining room was beautiful. It was lunchtime when we went, so not very busy at all. My daughter and I had a great time and would definitely go back again. From the outside it...More

Thank Happy_Traveler316123
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Food was great, staff was good. We were on the newer addition part of the building, very crowded and noisy. Definitely recommend to experience the food.

Thank Shananagals
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

A group of 6 of us went for dinner. We started with the Red Fox sampler, mussels, claims, mushrooms, wonderful taste. The dinner selections were great, 5 out of the six ordered Pork Shank, one scallop dish. Lots of clean plate awards. The restaurant has...More

1  Thank dariadbentley
Reviewed May 16, 2018

We had heard good things about Fed Fox, but were greatly disappointed. the decor is a jumbled mix off styles and our waitress acted put upon when we said, "Yes we'd like to hear the specials." The bread was stale. The steak was not cooked...More

Thank Maureen H
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Kathy A
March 13, 2016|
Response from Kristie B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The staff is very professional yet friendly
Evelyn S
November 7, 2015|
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Response from cgct1966 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. Call them as they are very accommodating.
Bill G
July 28, 2015|
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Response from MrSunshine34287 | Reviewed this property |
Just make the request and I am sure the chef will be willing to accommodate you. Also, best to make a reservation as business is booming at the Fox.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Smith St, Middletown, CT 06457-1741
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 860-740-4967
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