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GW Tavern

20 Bee Brook Rd, Washington Depot, CT 06794-1503
+1 860-868-6633
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pot pie” (5 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
“cobb salad” (5 reviews)
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
20 Bee Brook Rd, Washington Depot, CT 06794-1503
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Charming country pub with a cozy first room with fireplace and second room with great views of the surrounding trees. You can also eat outside and enjoy the country breezes and birdsong. Excellent burgera, jalapeño cornbread a favorite. Most dishes are very good and hearty....More

Thank Clementinefox2018
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Of the five of us at dinner only two enjoyed their meals. Appetizers were all fine and a couple very good, but the main dishes were so salty they were inedible. Staff finally asked how everything was and when told the dishes were inedible said...More

Thank US_Expat91364
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, cozy. Excellent food, between the bread and ale soup special. Then had the chicken pot pie..delicious! It was huge!!! Can’t wait to go back and try more from the menu.

Thank Beccamarie72
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Great food in classic New England atmosphere. The seat near the fireplace on a cold, damp winter day was wonderful. In summer, sit out on the patio overlooking the brook. Great beer selection. Food is creative and fun and the portions are generous. Many natural...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed December 7, 2017

This is a great place for a cozy winter meal. The atmosphere is great, dimmed lighting and a huge fire. Tomato basil soup is great.

Thank kmass15584
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Thank you to TA, this was a great discovery. We went there for lunch after hiking on a Sunday, at 1.30pm and it was packed. We were lucky to have a table by the fireplace witch was very nice. The service was good as well...More

1  Thank Isabelle M
Reviewed November 9, 2017

The location in Washington Depot, is a quiet spot in a beautiful town. The food is thoughtfully prepared and served by helpful charming staff. Come and enjoy!

Thank LiveLifeCT
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

The GW is where to go if the nearby White Horse Tavern has got you down with its hit-or-miss menu and raucous noise levels. The GW provides you with thoughtful dining scenery, inside or out, a family accent in terms of service and comfort food...More

Thank E S
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Out for a Saturday drive to the Litchfield area, my wife suggested a stop at GW, having read the reviews in Trip Advisor. Happy we did. Everything was near perfect, from the décor, ambiance, service and food. When stepping foot into GW, you are transported...More

Thank TomBucci
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Stopped here as we missed some other stops in Salisbury, big mistake,Rustic setting, lots of GW stuff on the walls,Ordered local beer, bit pricey.had to ask for bread which was good,warm, some cornbread and cranberry flatbread, glad I asked. burger was :okay",my cobb salad was...More

Thank Kay C
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May 28, 2017|
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Response from MaryKay M | Reviewed this property |
No, I'm sorry but we don't have a restaurant for the general public, only the breakfast buffet which is open for guests of the hotel from 7am to 10 am on Saturdays and Sundays.
November 4, 2015|
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Response from HollyWhoLoves2Travel | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Ask the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Bee Brook Rd, Washington Depot, CT 06794-1503
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Washington Depot
  • Phone Number: +1 860-868-6633
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