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787 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
+1 860-510-0839
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7:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Sun 7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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West Hartford CT
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80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived on a Sun. morning and did not have to wait at about 9:00 am. There were a few tables open so we were happy. The menu seems pretty large so we perused the offerings and my husband got the Salmon Wrapped Poached Eggs (Layered spinach, red onion, avocado, smoked salmon lemon-sour cream sauce with toasted French bread). He... More 

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Durham, Connecticut
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131 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our Saturday morning breakfast at JAMSS! It's a very cozy spot with a lot of interesting menu choices in addition to traditional breakfast fare. I had the French Toast, served with a hint of powdered sugar, real maple syrup, and warm blueberries and blackberries. Heaven! My husband had the hash, poached eggs, and rye toast. We are... More 

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Essex, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Try it soon! Innovative dishes(veggie benedict), friendly service, attractive space. Meet some friends for breakfast.

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Wilmington, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

Casual restaurant visited by both local and travelers. Wall shelves loaded with modesl of lighthouses...that their customers have brought to them. Very large portions, and very good meals.

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Livermore Falls, Maine, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Had to wait but great food and polite wait staff. Would go again! Lots of choices on the menu. For health conscious and not!

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Thank Cindy C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I tried this place before and it wasn't that bad something's gone wrong lately we had lunch we got served the wrong meal they had to throw it out because it was supposed to be for someone else. There are open sugar containers on each table and we spotted one of the waitresses spraying some cleaner on the table which... More 

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New Jersey
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207 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Last time I was in OS, this restaurant was at their smaller former location which I never found comfortable due to the tight seating and the open kitchen which meant the cooking smells were throughout the dining area. The new location has a much larger seating area, a bit more parking space, and the kitchen is closed off from the... More 

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Thank Veneto8
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

We have had breakfast several times over the past several years--mainly at the old location and twice at the new place. Unfortunately, something has gone wrong. In the past, the food was great. Friends warned us that it has gone downhill, but we wanted to try it again. We were disappointed. The wait was long, though it was past the... More 

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NE
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

This place really looked promising but it failed to deliver. The flips (pancakes) were rather bland; even toppings/stuffing did not help at all. The Cinnamon Raisin French toast should have been flavorful but was tasteless, and worse, mushy in spots. The orange juice was fresh squeezed, we think, and was the best part of our meal.

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Clinton, Connecticut
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

We have had breakfast at JAMSS many times and have loved it. Today we went for lunch and were amazed at just how awful it was. First, we were the only two people in the place and it took 25 minutes for our soup and sandwich to be served. The order, as served, was incorrect. I was supposed to have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 787 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-510-0839

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