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Anthony J's Bistro

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6 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2614
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Boston, Massachusetts
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106 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We walked to the restaurant from our hotel for dinner. We were early enough that we were seated right away. There was a large vase filled with flowers on the table. Beautiful yes...but definitely too big for the size of our table. We enjoyed the focaccia and oil to start. We split a casear salad that was large, fresh and... More 

Thank PrincessDed
Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After being told that we would have a long wait, we were seated in five minutes. The restaurant seating is limited and small, and they did have several tables outside. But after one bite, you knew it was well worth the wait. The food was terrific, with ample portions.

Thank janetron2
Tolland, Connecticut
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy weekend in Mystic. Shrimp cocktail had very little flavor, charcuterie tray tasted old. Bolognase was ok but the Gorgonzola on top didn't work. Quattro formaggio was dry and bland, disappointed. Service was slow.

Thank J34Dodge
Oslo, Norway
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860 reviews
321 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch on the patio - all by ourselves even though it was a sunday in august? The waitress was nice and efficient in the beginning - but faded away during lunch. That is we had problems obtaining contact with her after she had served us the food. I had a charcuterie platter - nice chuncks of tasty cheeses... More 

Thank EllenChr
Blythewood, South Carolina
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Anthony J's as an alternative to the 1 hour plus wait at S&P Oyster across the street and we didn't regret it! Although the tables are tiny and tight, the setting is intimate. Dimly lit. We ordered the fried mozzarella appetizer and it was incredible. Delicious sauce and a much fancier way to present "mozzarella sticks". YUM! The... More 

Thank Maria V
Norwalk, Connecticut
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice italian menu, very small and tight tables, romantic but a little loud at times. Good food, good selection, healthy portions

Thank jmoccia
Peabody, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was delicious! My friends and I all cleaned our plates. The portions were big. The service was excellent. There were options on the menu for everyone.

Thank abonaccorso
Stonington, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Romantic atmosphere , great food, great wine and friendly service. You must try the fried mozzarella but we've never had a bad meal

Thank sarag60632
New York
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Food was delicious. Would recommend a reservation as it gets crowded fast. Food was fresh and tasty! Walking distance to the main strip in Mystic. Very convenient.

Thank travelcat1
Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
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106 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

In the midst of many fine restaurants sits this exceptionally ood bistro. The menu options are varied,all excellent, and the service very good. For a slightly different take on dinner you won't miss out at this bistro.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: 860-536-0448

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