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    Griswold Inn

    36 Main St, Essex, CT 06426-1132
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
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    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
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    “wine bar” (33 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

    This is a lovely quaint hotel and bar, which is said to be the oldest bar in the States. It's a great place to go for brunch with good food and service. It provides good seafood. It also has a good wine selection. The village...More

    Thank Alice C
    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    The oldest continuously operated B&B in the USA. A MUST to stay at. Total experience, from the original building to period rooms, old fashioned courtesy from the staff, tasty and sensibly priced food & drink. Live music in the bar, Sea Shantys one night and...More

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    Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

    My cod was delicious, as was the bread and salad. The green beans and mashed potatoes were just ok; nothing special. The wait staff provided quick and efficient service. Atmosphere was calm, quaint and very clean.

    Thank Ron W
    Reviewed 2 October 2016

    So we stopped into this place after a long day of looking at boats...our last broker we spoke to at the Island Cove Marina recommended it to us...what a great recommendation...the place is beautiful...people are very nice...we got there 15 min before dinner started and...More

    Thank fuzzylablover
    Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

    A group of us had dinner here. It is a neat old restaurant. Our server took great care of our table. The menu had a lot of choices. I had the potato cakes for a starter, they were the closest to the ones I had...More

    Thank Thedevelopingimage
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$198 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    Response from Innkeeper1776 | Property representative |
    Sorry to say - there are no laundry facilities for guests on property. Essex Laundry, however, is within 5 minutes from the Inn.
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