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Located in New London, CT across from Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, The Recovery Room restaurant has been a favorite among locals for decades! Casual restaurant serving red & white pizzas as well as classic Italian entrees.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Bar, Seafood, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Reservations, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed January 27, 2020

I chose this restaurant as my wife and I were looking for a place for dinner near the hospital and this was very convenient. When we arrived we were asked if we wanted to sit in the front room where the bar was located and...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 15, 2020 via mobile

The pizzas are very different and look fantastic. The burnt ends prime rib sandwich with fries is great. Was a bit let down by lack of seafood for lunch. Sign out front touted “fresh seafood daily” but the only seafood was the Clam and Mussel...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 4, 2020

Congratulations on taking the record away from Little Caesar's!! A record they've held for the past 25 years. Can anyone tell me WHY? Why would ANY professional chef, pizza- or otherwise, put MAPLE-FLAVORED BACON on a PIZZA ?!?!? That person has either: 1. Given up...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed October 28, 2019 via mobile

Food is great but place could use sound absorbers of some kind. Waitstaff are excellent. Parking can be a bit of a problem but there is parking in the back. Pizza is really good.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 11, 2019

Middle meeting point for people who have not seen each other in a while. Meatball sub was great. the others had salads that were excellent. Great service. I would reccomend.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 16, 2019

I've been many times (not often enough) over the many years since the first little Recovery Room opened and once again found the food good, reasonable priced, the service great, and the overall experience of feeling satisfied. There is a reason why they are still...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Went for dinner this week. Food plentiful but quality/taste was not very good. Service was also very slow.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Name was interesting - Hoping for broiled fish or seafood - menu was so disappointing we left. Pretty much pizza and sandwiches - not "healthy food".

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Best ever food and service. Always great service. Ask for Eddie. One of our students and great server.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

This is not an elegant Italian restaurant, and at times this seating for more than four guests can be uncomfortable. However, many of the dishes are excellently prepared and well worth the price. The Bolognese is superb and is clearly cookednese for a long time...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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