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Widow Browns Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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128 Federal Rd, Danbury, CT 06811-4022
+1 203-743-7021
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11:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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New Milford, Connecticut
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to Widow Browns for over 30 years. You can depend on them for good food every time. In my opinion there is nothing better than the BLT - tons of bacon on any type of bread you like. The restaurant has a casual atmosphere with a large bar in the middle. Menu is mostly sandwiches, wraps,... More 

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Thank Mark H
Bethel, Connecticut
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Looks like a rundown, needs updating, food was very average to bad, beer ok, service ok. Easy access when you shop in the Federal road area.

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Thank Vasilis M
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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164 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Our friends love this place, and we've joined them once before. It is close to the Lowes Cinema, so an easy place to eat in an hour before or after a movie. Their specialty is there beer list, all or mostly on tap. They offer a 5 ounce "taste" of every draft, so it is easy to have a couple... More 

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Thank snorkelingfan46
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2 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in Danbury Love weekly special menu and great atmosphere Excellent service and reasonably priced!

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Thank Марина Ш
Danbury, Connecticut
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Best French Dip Sandwich in Danbury! Local owner, nice to support a local place compared to nationwide chains.

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Thank AnneMassoud
Buford, Georgia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Food is very good. I always get a Monte Cristo sandwich and have never been disappointed. I moved from Danbury many years ago and always make time to stop at Widow Brown's!

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Thank A C
Brewster, New York
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452 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We went there for lunch and enjoyed it thoroughly! The service was relaxed & exceptional. The Caprese salad with burrata cheese was delicious. The smoky chicken sandwich with sweet potato fries was huge & tasty! I will definitely go back!

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Thank Cynhoff
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of my new favorites. Great beer selection. The food was fantastic. Highly recommend. We need something like this down in GA.

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Thank David F
New York City, New York
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Food was very good. Service was attentive and accommodating. It was busy, so it wasn't quiet, but the mood was upbeat and relaxing. We will definitely eat here again.

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Thank C S
Danbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Never been disappointed by my selections yet. Awesome quality, good portions, fairly priced, highly recommended.

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Thank Tony232360

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Federal Rd, Danbury, CT 06811-4022
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-743-7021
Description
Widow Browns has been in business since 1977. We serve fresh food prepared daily with a large diverse menu that everyone would enjoy. From burgers and specialty sandwiches such as Reubens and french dip.....to New York Strip Steak and comfort food such as meatloaf, mac and cheese, BBQ ribs and many more.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?