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Tavern on Main

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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150 Main St, Westport, CT 06880-3302
+1 203-221-7222
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Newtown, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I have gone here for brunch every Dec for the past several years. This year the service was poor and the food had no flavor. Our waitress did not bring requested drinks. She basically abandoned us. The grilled cheese had no flavor and barely any bacon. Salads were bland. Expensive and not worth it. Not going back.

Thank tsmith0127
Boston, Massachusetts
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100 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

We have been a few times. We have had fish, sandwiches, burgers and apps. Good drinks with a rotating list of beer. Everything has always been fresh and well prepared. The service is pleasant albeit a bit slow. Prices are fair. Great local spot that flies under the radar.

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

Probably been here 30 times for lunch and dinner. Never had a bad experience. sometimes parking is tough but I usually find something close if it is. I've tried everything from seafood to sandwiches and it has all been very good as has the service. Very reliable place. Definitely recommend!

Thank Tim B
Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I really wanted to like this place, but alas, it is not great. We went for dinner (other times may be better), but the food was fair to poor (worst lobster roll in history), and the service was TERRIBLE even when the house was half full. The bar was packed, so maybe the drinks were better, but there is MUCH... More 

Thank Brad O
Dublin, Ireland
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Visiting Westport CONNECTICUT USA. Glad to find this warm and well appointed Inn open for evening bookings. Arrived before 7 PM and we were quickly seated. Not a huge dining area but most tables in the two rooms had a view two hearths with gas log fires. Crowd grew while we dined but we never felt cramped. Calamari appetizer -... More 

Thank mmi6
Providence, Rhode Island
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Have had many business lunches here and have also enjoyed dinner. Great old New England building of a style that is normally found more readily in Litchfield, Newport, et al. Wait staff has great sense of humor and are fast and professional. Granted you will encounter stuffy, full of themselves a-holes here but taken as part of the atmosphere can... More 

1 Thank House111
Fairfield, Connecticut
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Three different environments to choose from outside, main dining room or bar. Whichever your selection you'll be pleased. Very reasonably priced. Go enjoy their Sunday Brunch but arrive early.

1 Thank clay2n53
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

It's hard to find a good restaurant that's open on a Sunday night during a holiday weekend, and this is a great pick. We got to sit out on the lovely patio. The food is very good-I had the quinoa salad with blackened chicken and it was delicious. Lots of gluten-free options marked clearly on the menu (I appreciate that!)... More 

Thank GuilfordCommuter
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670 reviews
464 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Had a fair calamari for lunch,the CB salads were excellent and the burger was good. Place was sorely understaffed .the waiters tried hard and moved like Olympic runners.service was ragged because of staffing problems . He did earn his 20% tip just for being overworked. Management should do abetted job in staffing and anticipate these problems so I can say... More 

Thank Steve R
New York
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89 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Food is great and setting is laid back and kid friendly. Like the outdoor patio as well. Lots of character and good food.

Thank Jessica N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Main St, Westport, CT 06880-3302
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 203-221-7222

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