We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Al's CookOut

439 Candlewood Lake Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-1001
+1 203-775-1900
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible5%
17 Sep 2017
“Great food great service!”
2 Apr 2017
“The food looked better on the menu”
Closed Now
Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
439 Candlewood Lake Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-1001
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Go out of your way to eat here! The food is great and the service is even better! They are known for their wings and the day we were there the special wing flavor was "French toast"...amazing, tasted just like French toast! Will definitely go...More

1  Thank JBashfull
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We arrived Monday March 6 2017. At first glance the place didn't look like much and it was questionable if the restaurant was even open. We were met at the door by an employee and advised we could seat ourselves. He brought menus and the...More

Thank medic72
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Gave this place 2-3 tries and have finally given up. Perhaps if I just wanted to go to a local dive bar this would work, but for BBQ, for any kind of service, it is a total bust. Last time I went I waited and...More

1  Thank saltcreekct
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We came here one Monday evening for a few drinks and snacks. It was busy and I was told they were out of ribs.....bummer. Anyway, there was plenty of other things to choose. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was really good....More

Thank TheBigfella601
Reviewed 29 May 2016

You sit down and wait forever. Even for a beer it's a small dive I guess locals like it food is so so I wouldn't recommend it. Just a place to hang out other places have better wings

Thank 27Casabella
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Couldn't wait to come here, even had a coupon. Ordered the half-rack of baby back ribs and received a catcher's mitt with bbq sauce. The establishment looks like a dive but I never judge a book by it's cover...I judge them by their food. The...More

2  Thank cdrake3460
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Having read all of the reviews about this restaurant, I decided to come here for my wing fix. They have a tremendous selection of flavors to choose from but I wanted to try a traditional hot wing so I ordered the extra large (30 wings)...More

1  Thank thegeekboy
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Went with my wife & kids, the waitress with the orange sneakers was great.. The wings were very good as were the pork empanadas, the chili was straight up AWFUL. Very dry & tasted as if the lid fell off when the cook was going...More

1  Thank gabernt
Reviewed 29 July 2015

A wonderful creative variety of flavors for wing night. Must order at least 8 of a flavor. Delicious, meaty and a good price. Must get there early to get a seat.

Thank Phyllis K
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Best wings around, period. Yes, you might have to wait a bit, but they bring drinks quick and the wings are worth the wait.

Thank Jill K
Nearby HotelsSee all Brookfield Hotels
Newbury Inn
70 reviews
2.18 km away
Quality Inn & Suites
171 reviews
6.84 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Danbury
974 reviews
7.40 km away
Best Western Danbury/Bethel
345 reviews
7.60 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mangia Mangia
52 reviews
.59 km away
Candlewood Inn
19 reviews
.58 km away
Pulcinella Wood-fired Pizza
34 reviews
2.25 km away
Peachwave Brookfield
13 reviews
2.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bridgewater Chocolate Factory and Factory Store
48 reviews
2.65 km away
Squantz Pond State Park
48 reviews
4.98 km away
Elephant's Trunk Flea Market
177 reviews
4.54 km away
DiGrazia Winery
55 reviews
5.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Al's CookOut staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 439 Candlewood Lake Rd, Brookfield, CT 06804-1001
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Brookfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-775-1900
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing