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Lotus - CLOSED

409 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT 06066-4863
+1 860-871-8962
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Nov 22, 2013
“End of an Era”
Nov 5, 2013
“Great place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
409 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT 06066-4863
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Reviewed November 22, 2013

For 29 years Lotus has been providing sophisticated Vietnamese food, much like I would expect in pre-war French influenced Saigon; sadly for all, they are closing December 2, 2013. My wife and I went for a last meal, she adores the Hen Allspice, a fried...More

Thank JHAllen
Reviewed November 5, 2013

Have been here many times and it's always a great experience! All food is made by the owner...quality is king.

Thank Ben O
Reviewed August 5, 2013

I have been going to the Lotus for over twenty years and it is one on my all time favorite local restaurants. I know some people think it is not "authentic" Vietnamese but it is sooo delicious I don't care - it is just that...More

Thank Nannyp2009
Reviewed April 4, 2013

An interesting menu sets Lotus Restaurant apart from the typical Asian restaurant. I found the menu to be different and the food well prepared and presented! When I asked for a dish to be made extra spicy, they did it and did it well! The...More

Thank pitgnarf
Reviewed October 7, 2012

Lotus is a favorite for Vietnamese food. Large portions and tasty dishes. Try the spicy soup. Only sorry that Lotus is not open for lunch.

Thank leslie a
Reviewed September 1, 2012

There is absolutely no, ambience and that sets the mood. Quiet, small, limited menu, a little quick with the orders, feels like you are being rushed. But it was clean and food was kind of tasty, but I wouldn,t go back

Reviewed May 20, 2012

I have not had such horrible food coupled with lousy serrvice in such a long time- if ever. I live in the area and have been wanting to come here because of the great reviews, Its too bad, since I so wanted it to be...More

1  Thank anniem4690
Reviewed February 3, 2012

We have been going to the Lotus for over 20 years. Still one of our favorites (and we've been to a few !) Excellent, unmatched and consistent dinners with a attentive staff. Try their Shaking Beef or Almond Chicken.

1  Thank Recumbent
Reviewed September 11, 2011

I have been going to the Lotus for years. Recently, there's been a noticeable step down in quality. The portions appear to be smaller and the quality lower. For example, the spring rolls, a long time favorite of mine, taste and look to contain more...More

3  Thank TravelerConnnecticut
Reviewed July 28, 2011

Year after year this is my favorite restaurant in Connecticut! Some of my favorites are the Pork Over Rice Noodles, Shaking Beef, Spring Rolls, Chicken Rice Soup, Flan, and Apricot Moka cake! I think the reason I love this restaurant is that everything is cooked...More

1  Thank Brygida_2008
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Restaurant Details

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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT 06066-4863
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 860-871-8962
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