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Morning Glory Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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11 Halls Rd, Old Lyme, CT 06371-1457
+1 860-434-0480
08:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 14:00
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Thu - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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West Hartford, Connecticut
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57 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had an excellent meal at Morning Glory on Father's Day. There were some special additions to the menu that several of us enjoyed. I had a tasty veggie omelette with loads of fresh mushrooms, red pepper, onions and green pepper. It was done to perfection with the addition of a little Swiss cheese for good measure. My brother had... More 

Thank Lisa B
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Ate here a couple of times. The servers are very nice and helpful if you would like a substitution on the menu. Food was tasty. Sad to say, the bathrooms are not very clean. Someone goes in there and mops the main part of the floor but along the edges it is dirty. Wonder what the kitchen is like.

Thank Shalynne
New York
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89 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

My wife and I had breakfast here on a Sunday. The place was very busy and we had to wait awhile for our food. But the wait staff was excellent and the food was good.

Thank returnpost
Arcata, California
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121 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

I recently enjoyed a quiet lunch on the patio of the Morning Glory Café, overlooking the Lieutenant River. I like trying items that are new to me, so I chose the "Vientiane chcken Wrap." The wrap included grilled chicken, a green chile sauce, shredded cabbage, carrots, scallions, mushrooms, a hardboiled egg, peanuts, and cilantro. Very tasty !

Thank griggs2000
Hartford, Connecticut
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263 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

The initial appearance of the facility is not impressive. However, the location by the Lieutenant River is outstanding. Very calming to be on the patio while viewing the sights and sounds. The food was served quickly and the quality was high. Help staff was very friendly and efficient. Great place to visit on a pleasant afternoon or summer dinner. I... More 

Thank Jerandnanc
Jersey City, New Jersey
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

the outside porch sits right by the river with a beautiful view. we had breakfast there and it was delicious. service was prompt and pleasant

Thank 46531bob
East Lyme, CT
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189 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We always get a great meal here. My wife had an omelet special and I had poached eggs and an English muffin. Service is always good.

Thank VinMar_10
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68 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

This respite is right off I-95. We ate outside and enjoyed the marsh view. I had the lobster salad special which was not bad. My husband had the French dip which he said lacked seasoning. They offer Thai tea which was super. Our waitress Nova was excellent.

Thank Sandy W
Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Seven of us went there for Father's Day brunch after a very disappointing visit to The Grille (separately reviewed). The staff was very accommodating and quickly put tables together for our large group. Service was excellent, as was the food. Prices are very reasonable. I had a tasty "Fisherman's Benedict" with salmon & lobster on a croissant. Yum! Put this... More 

Thank Renee B
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The breakfast is great and the view of the river is stunning! The staff is very nice and they are willing to accommodate your needs. Always nice to support a family run local business!

Thank Sls816

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Halls Rd, Old Lyme, CT 06371-1457
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Lyme
  • Phone Number: +1 860-434-0480

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