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Parker Eatery & Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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7365 Main St, Oronoque Shopping Plaza, Stratford, CT 06614-1300
+1 203-212-3200
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Trumbull, Connecticut
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We went to Parker's tonight for a coworker's birthday. We brought a small cake. The waitress who was not very friendly said she would charge us $2.00 per person to have our own cake. We even had our own plates. Really, Parker's? We were eating dinner and having drinks. You weren't going to loose any money because we wouldn't have... More 

Thank Dawn C
Salt Lake City, Utah
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

We were staying nearby and looking for a neighborhood restaurant that would be good value. The clams were exceptional. The wait staff brought more bread to help us get every drop of the broth. Shared a pizza and that was the perfect amount for two. Desserts were tempting - carrot cake was enjoyed.

Thank AnninSLC
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103 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

Service can be all over the map. I've had excellent service and questionable service. food is consistently good. I'm not intrigued by anything on the menu, though so I usually try to steer guests to another place. That being said, if you like something on their menu, it's going to be excellent every time you go there. People that enjoy... More 

Thank Tim B
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344 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for dinner at the bar. Pretty crowded but we found two seats. Service was good. Food is always good. I was a bit disappointed with the Turkey Club. It was new on the menu and ordered it as we have tried most of the selections. It was pretty typical of what a diner offers but was still good. The... More 

Thank Thomas K
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Terrible service. Food arrived, waiter left and we had no napkins or silverware. Waited until he came back to get tableware before we could eat. Ordered a "well" Vodka and was charged $10. Are you kidding, well vodka for $10! This is Stratford not Westport or Greenwich. Have been to Parker in Stfd probably 20 times this year and we... More 

1 Thank lamhj13
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344 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

We normally sit at the bar although we do order dinner. The meatloaf wears very good. I had the chicken sandwich which was also good but fairly typical. The service is usually very good and the atmosphere is very nice. We don't normally have desert, but the special cinnamon donut could not be passed up. We were happy we ordered... More 

Thank Thomas K
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244 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Wasn't sure when we walked in, seemed like a more upscale bar food kind of place. Place was not crowded for 7pm on a Saturday, maybe because it is located in a small strip shopping enter. Wow, everything was delicious. Bested lemon roasted chicken I ever had, and I eat a lot of chicken! The dish came with roasted potatoes... More 

Thank travelerdebBaltimore
New York City, New York
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139 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

A lunch here recently left me surprised at how nice this place was. We ate on the deck in the back overlooking the river. It was a beautiful day so that added to the ambiance. Food very good but service was slow as it was a hike for the servers to go upstairs to serve. Parking a bit of a... More 

Thank janetoco
stratford, Ct
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Never a bad meal here. They have a cool choose your own salad option where you decide which greens, what you want in the salad, what protein you want, salad dressing etc. menu is not huge but there seems to be enough on there for everyone. The chicken soup is fantastic taste just like homemade. Highly recommend

Thank therap4paws
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Always great service. Very professional stuff. Good food. Usually come here for burger but tried everything on the menu. No complains. Come here and you won't be disappointed. Been to both locations Trumbull and Stratford and both are great.

Thank sandisvlv

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7365 Main St, Oronoque Shopping Plaza, Stratford, CT 06614-1300
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-212-3200

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