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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
+1 203-265-6393
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“grits” (17 reviews)
“cheese plate” (11 reviews)
“popovers” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to try their new menu, although we were happy to see some items remained, especially their Short Ribs dinner. We had an excellent waiter, whose suggestion of their special - Stuffed Pork Chop Milanese was incredible. Very cool re-use of an early 1900's...More

Thank Jay V
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The ambience is great in this old converted bank. We decided to return to this restaurant after a previous less than exciting experience and unfortunately it was better but nothing great. Menu was interesting when reading and presentation was nice when arrived, but taste was...More

1  Thank Keith G
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

A converted bank the interior of this entry is beautiful. The fare it serves is less so. The prices were high for what you receive and the enters were so-so. The young wait staff could also use some additional polish. This place has a lot...More

Thank pjmalia
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The waiter was lovely and the food was terrific! The calamari and mac & cheese were our two favs! I ordered a special which was steak that was cooked to perfection.

Thank kbws
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My first visit to J. Christians was terrific, there really is no other word. I walked in and was taking in by the atmosphere, not formal, fantastic attention to the building's history, and excellent use of an upstairs eating area. The food is incredible with...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Visiting area for college graduation. Pretty setting downtown with easy parking even on a weekend evening. Hostess greeted us and brought us to a table where we could converse. Liquor selections were limited but fairly priced. Our dinners items were tasty with generous portions. My...More

Thank poppy5Colorado
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for an anniversary dinner and it was worth the trip and every single penny. The cheese plate was put together excellently and was delicious. I ordered the venison filets and they were the most flavorful and tasty cuts of venison I've ever...More

Thank Samkidd666
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Food was tasty but the menu is pretty limited. I'm pretty picky and am typically a chicken and fish diner. I found little to chose from on the menu. Almost every dish was served with grits which were good but I would have preferred healthier...More

Thank MM8803
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to dinner last week. The service was amazing as always and dinner just as good

Thank slucibello41
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I had read about the restaurant on the "only in your state" website. I was immediately interested when I saw that it was set in an old bank. The atmosphere was definitely unique, we sat upstairs next to the rail looking down, very cool. Tuna...More

Thank Jaimye L
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Caryl T
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take credit cards. That's how I paid.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-265-6393
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