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787 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
(860) 510-0839
7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun 7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Wilmington, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Rick E
Livermore Falls, Maine, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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!

Thank Cindy C
1 review
2 of 5 stars 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 

Thank Trailsign63
New Jersey
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203 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 

Thank Veneto8
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars 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 

1 Thank mpirro7306
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars 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.

Thank Splenza
Clinton, Connecticut
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars 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 

2 Thank Maryanne1021
Plainville, Connecticut
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

I am not a huge fan of breakfast...Unless it's from J.A.M.S.S. I crave their Italian sausage omelet with home fries and pumpernickel bread. This is my goo breakfast and I don't even need the menu. My boyfriend lives their skillet with jalapeños, sausage, Cheddar, potatoes and topped with a fried egg. We have tried to replicate these breakfasts at home... More 

Thank Alyse L
East Lyme, Connecticut
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is the best place we've found for breakfast, good size menu and very different. Have never had anything we didn't like.

Thank cheshirecat072
Boston, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Sunday morning at 11:30, full but not jammed. The woman taking our name was so frazzled she was sweating. She was put off by her wait staff and kep verbalizing her discontent with their skills. At one point she said "everybody keeps picking up slips and I cant keep my eye on everything."We waited 5 minutes before she asked out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 787 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: (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?