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Red Hen

286 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2304
+1 860-388-8818
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (14 reviews)
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“cod” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
286 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2304
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited this establishment more than once and thoroughly enjoyed it. BUT- my opinion has changed. The Red Hen sent an email to enjoy 20% off in the dining room. I tried to make a reservation online but the site was not accepting reservations,...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful little bar/restaurant with lovely, friendly staff. Had the clams they were excellent. Great service and staff as well.

Thank Marcy T
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

It was a perfect storm of ambiance, pure sexual energy and amazing stuff in my mouth! That was just the calamari!!!! Mary the drink slinger made coctails that made my lady friend and I wanna put our pants back on to head home for sexy...More

1  Thank lonzD
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We were there on a Friday evening. The place was pretty much empty. The service was attentive, the drinks were on the small side. The food was very well prepared and presented.

Thank William C
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

WOW!!! Had one of the best dinners I have ever had in my life last night. I have travelled all over the world. Not only am I beyond picky I am also a vegetarian.....I know blah blah blah but it is hard for me to...More

2  Thank PollyMc3
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This was my second time here, went with two couples and we ALL loved everything! The service was great, prices are reasonable for a nice restaurant, and they have a good selection. Steak, chicken and seafood were all represented at our table, but I believe...More

Thank alisa62
Reviewed 28 September 2017

My son and daughter in law wanted to have their rehearsal dinner at the Red Hen. Perfect choice. They sat with the owner and came up with a menu. It was perfect, we had about 30 people. the food was awesome and the party can...More

Thank ajprov
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to this wonderful hidden gem that more people should find because they will enjoy it immensely! The staff is extremely friendly and the owner as well as the kitchen staff aim to please- no matter what your request or needs may...More

Thank Jeanneconnors88
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Now for you that look for eclectic places this is perfect! It is a dimly lit , well decorated Place with a small bar seating area - it is a romantic's dream - the restaurant is perfectly set up - we sat at the bar...More

Thank macfinns
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Ok, so we moved from the Hartford area and we are seeking new little gems like the Red Hen!!! We live very close so we find it extra appealing! We like to sit at the bar and enjoy conversations with other patrons and meeting new...More

2  Thank Mary M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2304
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-388-8818
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