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Joey's Seafood

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188 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-4311
860 355 2255
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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New Fairfield, CT
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the restaurant, the food, the staff- our new to go place for our date nights and future family gatherings!

Thank jenny9570
Danbury, Connecticut
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to Joey's for dinner a few times over our six years living in Connecticut. The food is always good as it was this past Sunday night. I had the shrimp scampi which was delicious!! And my husband had beer battered fish and shrimp with homemade tartar sauce and a lovely ginger sauce they were kind enough to provide... More 

1 Thank Alba K
New Milford, Connecticut
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

This was our choice to celebrate our 49th Anniversary. We have always enjoyed the ambiance of this intimate restaurant in an old house. We enjoyed the Bolognese and linguini and the shrimp scampi. The Bolognese is a longtime favorite, and the scampi was excellent, albeit more of a creamy sauce rather than the olive oil I have had elsewhere. We... More 

1 Thank drmicro42
Goshen, Connecticut, United States
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

My business colleagues and I have monthly meetings and then go out to a local restaurant somewhere in Litchfield County. After our May meeting we met at Joey's on Route 7 just south of New Milford. Joey's has been around for almost forty years with owner/chef Joey Esposito at the helm. The menu is not extensive, and I was surprised... More 

1 Thank RobFisher2002
New Milford, Connecticut
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

The waitress is 1/2 the problem with this establishment and the food is the other. We ended sending our meals back because the seafood smelled rancid. we ended up getting a chicken dish which was ok. But now we are having chicken at a seafood rest. Unreal! To top it off, they would not honor a 6 month old gift... More 

Thank tubetone71
Danbury, Connecticut
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

We have gone to Joeys for many years. It is still one of our favorites and we,again ,had a delicious dinner last Sunday. The salads are so good and the fish so fresh. Our friends had the shrimp on linguini and raved about it and we had the sole. Quiet, cozy atmosphere makes for a delightful dinner venue.

Thank Pattyann27
New York City, NY
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

I've been going to joey's for over 10 years. The people are unfailingly kind, the food is always delicious and fresh. The seafood is superb, the pasta, the steak. Each entre comes with a wonderful salad. Joey himself cooks all the food, as did his father before him. The staff is friendly and professional, always welcoming. Children are treated kindly.... More 

1 Thank GBDKopschmertzen
Brookfield, Connecticut
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

It is small and rustic. Our service was wonderful. Food was really good. My husband had the swordfish special. It was delicious! I had steamed lobster, very good also. Food prices were great and portions were good. Our only complaint was the bar prices. An "okay" bourbon was $13. That's pretty steep.

1 Thank Terri V
New York City, New York
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65 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2015

Zero ambiance. A wait staff that tries in earnest, but too, too many oversights/slip-ups in our party's requests. In that I was a guest, I would not dare insult our host, yet I knew with the appetizer that our dinner was doomed to be an abysmal failure, and indeed it was. the smoked salmon appetizer was served with a dollop... More 

6 Thank URNYCritic
New Milford, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2015

Great seafood and steak and the staff is terrific. Nice romantic atmosphere for couples. The price is very reasonable.

1 Thank RichieButtons

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $50
Seafood, American
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-4311
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Milford
  • Phone Number: 860 355 2255

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