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250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
+1 860-444-2800
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
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Reviewed August 13, 2016

This is the restaurant where you take the football team. The service is slow (drink a lot is the only solution) and the food is piled high. They get lots of groups, and the server told me that one person serving 25 people is not...More

Thank CSSnowshoer
Reviewed August 13, 2016

We were in New London for a few days and decided to try this restaurant per several reviews on this site. We were not disappointed. As you walk in the hostess explained to us that there is not a bad seat in the house and...More

Reviewed August 10, 2016

Wife and I enjoyed a great meal with wonderful views. We had a few appetizers, bacon wrapped scallops and the crab cakes. Both were nice size portions and tasted really good. For dinner we spilt the baked fisherman's platter consisting of stuffed shrimp, haddock and...More

1  Thank caddy93
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Went here on recommendation of hotel concierge. It was touted as a seafood restaurant but it's more Italian than seafood. My husband had lobster special which he said lobster was perfect, corn was 'eh', I had pistachio crusted salmon, string beans and garlic mashed potatoes...More

1  Thank grumpyntiana
Reviewed August 7, 2016

I was lucky enough to visit this wonderful gem with a large group of people. From the moment we entered, everyone felt welcomed by the staff and owners! I have taken groups of people to many different establishments over the past years and must say...More

Thank teri l
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We lived in this area for eight years, many years ago. We visit this area every couple years. We wanted a new place to eat with a view. This restaurant exceeded our expectations. I was traveling with a 16, a 24, and a 25 year...More

Thank Diana Burkholde... M
Reviewed July 31, 2016

The atmosphere is upscale casual without being stuffy. The view from the front dining room over the Thames is impressive especially at dusk and then with the lights from the boats and marinas. The baked seafood platter has scallops, baked stuffed shrimp and cod all...More

Thank Jay W
Reviewed July 29, 2016

Went for dinner and had the cod dinner. It was really good, my friend had the seafood lasagna and he liked it. If you don't mind the calories its a good dish as it has a rich white alfredo type sauce. Reservations were recommended but...More

Thank denise2004
Reviewed July 29, 2016

A great place, if you are lucky or make reservations you can get a water view. Parking can be tough, but there is a public parking lot on the hill just past the restaurant. Worth the walk.

Thank c0llegehill
Reviewed July 28, 2016

I'm always looking for a new restaurant to try and boy did I get this one right! I ordered the Seafood Paella, clams, scallops, mussels and jumbo shrimp! Excellent! My wife tried the Baked Fisherman Platter. A more than generous portion of Haddock, Stonington Sea...More

Thank FoodCriticNorwich_CT
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Tara M
June 23, 2017|
Response from ronald c | Reviewed this property |
There is no specific children's menu but they do have wraps and panini sandwiches. They also have a.cheeseburger on menu, hope this helps.
Tara M
June 23, 2017|
Response from Denise C | Reviewed this property |
I believe so but if not, they are so accommodating they would make your child a grilled cheese if he/she wanted one.
September 18, 2016|
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Response from grumpyntiana | Reviewed this property |
Very casual...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Pequot Ave, New London, CT 06320-4619
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 860-444-2800
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