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2316 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5656
+1 203-292-6916
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beignets” (12 reviews)
“tuna burger” (6 reviews)
“trout” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2316 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5656
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Casual dining at its best. Creative menu with a French touch. Great appetizers, large drinks. Friendly, efficient service. Only 2 small issues -- limited parking and noisy when busy.

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went last Saturday night and were seated immediately outside. The owner came by and was so kind and friendly. The martinis and escargot were incredible. We really enjoyed our time on the outside patio there. Everything from the flowers, the food, the drinks, the...More

Thank Allison C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best food ever! Never will you be disappointed. The food is amazing and they pour a great glass of wine. Love happy hour with homemade chips, dollar shrimp, clams and oysters. Come here routinely Nd always have a great meal.

Thank Bettegig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must! A friend and I ate there for lunch, perfect menu. Seafood, Sandwiches, and bar at your use! I hate the brisket sandwich that was the best I have ever had!! Highly recommend this place a true winner!

Thank Miamor13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve met friends here during the week, the food is delicious, service good. The bar is full of a loyal close knit crowd and I’m sure the weekends are very crowded in this little restaurant. Visit on a weeknight, you’ll be glad you did!

Thank hickster2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First, the good. Salads were good fries are very good. Burgers were good. Service was spotty. Coquille St. Jacque was a disappointment, very few scallops. Lobster roll was below average. Macaroni and cheese was very good. Beignets were okay, a little disappointing. Overall a spotty...More

1  Thank Das4545
Reviewed April 8, 2018

We tried this place because of a coupon but unfortunately we didn't read the fine print and it wasn't good for a Sat. We started with the Coquille St. Jacques which was good but salty in spots. I ordered the seafood soup which I had...More

Thank Kim449
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Martels is a great place for interesting food that is well prepared. Whether you’re in the mood for soup and a salad or a sandwich or a full meal, Martels is the place to go. Great bar, too! Try the cold seafood platter and the...More

Thank Grammiesu6
Reviewed February 6, 2018

This space has been the home to a number of restaurants. For years the "Breakaway" was a solid choice for food and drinks. After that time a succession of so-so restaurants occupied this small building. We ahd been tio Martel yeara ago when it first...More

Thank RcikS
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Always great..... love the meatloaf... consistent and staff is always wonderful. Just wish it was bigger

Thank Gerry A
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Questions & Answers
May 8, 2015|
Response from ChowSnub29 | Reviewed this property |
11:30 to 10:30.........
March 29, 2015|
Response from Lori R | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so - they use predominantly ciabatta bread and brioche buns for their burgers and sandwiches. However, you could probably make a special request to the owner of the restaurant, Marty Levine - they may be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2316 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5656
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-292-6916
  • E-mail
bistro and bar food. Very good place; I'd like to review it.
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