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Bar Shade Grill

16 Ella Grasso Tpke, Windsor Locks, CT 06096-1015
+1 860-804-4726
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good37%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
16 Ella Grasso Tpke, Windsor Locks, CT 06096-1015
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The seared Ahi Tuna with the seaweed salad was fantastic! Highly recommend. I also got the blackened sea scallops in a white cheesy sauce and that was also pretty good.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Storm outside so we partaked in the hotel restaurant. Happy hour was great with prime rib being served. Food was good but the service was slow. Probably due to the number of folks that stayed in due to the storm.

Thank TIM K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I ate for dinner and the next night has an appetizer + wine.... The experience was the same.. the food was just okay yet pricy. The wine was in small glasses and expensive for a lower cost wine. So overall the gastronomic experience was not...More

Thank rocket0001
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My husband and I used to enjoy eating here. Not anymore!! After a very disappointing dinner the other night, we will not be back and unfortunately for the DoubleTree, we will also elect to stay at one of the other Hilton properties nearby in the...More

Thank bosfreqtraveler
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

What a nice restaurant and great friendly staff. I don't eat hotel food too often even though I travel a lot. Flight cancelled and staying at the double tree. Everyone is very friendly. Nora suggested the pot roast. Oh my.....I was very delighted. It's cold...More

1  Thank CGSanDiego
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Ugh, we were staying across the street at another Hilton property and figured we would try it. This had to be the worst meal I have had in a long time. Business travelers, I know you are tired and figure since you are staying at...More

1  Thank Micki B
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

When I sat down I immediately picked up on the overstressed bartender. In her defense, she was solo and had a full bar of patrons. However, sitting within earshot of the register I could hear her complaining out loud about it to a non-bartending coworker....More

Thank Shortonvt
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Small hometown feel. Tv's for sports watching. They do have a happy hour daily. Full bar. Food is very good.

Thank yellowbin1
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nothing to rave about here, middle of the road service, middle of the road food, expensive drinks sounds like a hotel restaurant, no? I was encouraged initially as their seemed to be some regulars in there dining but it turns out they were lonely locals....More

1  Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Typical bar food. Maybe it was the New Year holiday but the food was average at best. What you kind of expect from a DoubleTree Hotel place.

Thank SalMTravels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Ella Grasso Tpke, Windsor Locks, CT 06096-1015
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Windsor Locks
  • Phone Number: +1 860-804-4726
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