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Good News Cafe

694 Main St S, Woodbury, CT 06798-3701
+1 203-266-4663
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
694 Main St S, Woodbury, CT 06798-3701
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant about a month ago and it really wasn't very busy. We ordered something simple and had to wait about 45 minutes for our food. The food was OK at best. The server never came over to see if we needed anything....More

Thank Eloise T
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Have not been here for years , now I know why. Food is almost average. Service is what I would expect at a road side dinner, although I have had much friendlier service at a lot of them, but not here Atmosphere, they should take...More

Thank 98999Mike
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Pleasant place to take family and friends. Varied menu with many vegetarian options. Good wine list. Good prtions.

Thank PatClose
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Good food, well prepared. A solid three stars. The lobster mac and cheese is tasty. The onion bomb with home-made ketchup, is good. The lunch burrito is large and you'll take half of it home--a good value. The artwork changes, and may be one of...More

1  Thank B4291GUcharlesa
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been great for many years... Clinton’s were here when they were in town... the food is good... the inside is like a diner... It is time for a make over... needs a new interior and better menu!! Maybe Gordon Ramsay can come...More

Thank 170TraVeler
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Cozy, friendly, and the food is wonderful. The preparation and presentation were impeccable. I highly recommend reservations. Only negative is the noise, but the food far out weighs that drawback.

Thank toothless2016
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We visited this restaurant a few weeks ago after not having been there for at least 5 years. The decor is ok, the service was ok, nothing special. I had a coupon that saved us $20 off of $40, so was hoping to get a...More

1  Thank suetravel2015
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Last stop on our three day mini vacay in CT and this place looked interesting and had good reviews so we gave it a go. So glad we did. Good news, Good food!! Farm fresh food, Not your typical menu or approach to food. my...More

Thank Momma L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We love coming here, the food is great, the atmosphere is perfect and the service very good. The clam chowder is full of clams and not too thick and very flavorful. We both get it, one of our favorites. The artichoke hummas had that perfect...More

Thank riskybusiness2014
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The chef of this restaurant is creative which results in many wonderful food combinations and choices. We enjoyed their combination of grilled meat which included quail, their fish of the day with tomato and spaghetti squash side and their scallop entree. The chocolate mouse cake...More

Thank Angela H
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2016|
Response from Mena M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't. She changes offerings on a regular basis.....always delicious and intriguing. But if you call, they will tell you if there will be special menus for that night. Reservations are a must.
5 December 2016|
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Response from CorvetteGuy1 | Reviewed this property |
suggest u call them
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 694 Main St S, Woodbury, CT 06798-3701
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Woodbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-266-4663
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