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Lyme Tavern Restaurant & Sports Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
229 W Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-1016
+1 860-739-5631
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good27%
  • Average32%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible6%
12 Aug 2017
“Great price for a lobster dinner”
31 Jul 2017
“Not bad for my first time”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
229 W Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-1016
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The stuffed lobster tasted great and was priced very well compared to what other nearby restaurants charged. But, the salad that came with the meal was just mediocre - torn up iceberg lettuce, a cherry tomato and a halved cucumber slice. I had requested mixed...More

Thank S Y
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I've driven by this establishment so many times and this is my first time stopping in. At first glance it looks like a dive. I came into a beautiful square bar located in the center of a spacious bar area. The menu has something for...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Have stopped by the lymetavern every year for God knows how long, always been a good place good food little rowdy at night a good time check it out

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first time having dinner here. We were pleasantly surprised at how good it was. We live in town but never thought about coming here for dinner. We decided to give it a try and we are glad we did. The food and...More

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Friends have been to this restaurant many times before and it was time to check it out. 8 of us went on a Sunday evening after tennis. There was only one waitress and the service was slow. She was really busy and I felt sorry...More

Thank N4903MFericp
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Spinach in salad huge, tough and stems still attached, old chicken. Pizza very mediocre, not sure if crust was premade, and mozzarella was fake. Sauce was from a jar. It's desperation food at best. Bartender lacked any positive personality qualities. When phone rang the question...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

We went to the Tavern for lunch. We ordered hamburgers, medium rare. The burgers were overcooked, I found a cooked feather in my french fries, and the Blue Moon I ordered magically became a Summer Shandy. The other patrons were rather boorish, dropping F-bombs every...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat! Food is reasonably priced and great menu! Typical bar foods, sandwiches and full dinners ..

Thank TerriH1641
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

No frills, crowded beyond belief on a Sunday afternoon. Service friendly and quick. I had the calamari RI style, very good.

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Dark interior....definitely bar type atmosphere.....food mediocre at best. Eggs runny and cold. Toast barely toasted. Coffee cups minimally refilled. I refuse to return.

Thank Croquetgal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 W Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-1016
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-739-5631
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