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Murasaki Cafe at The Mark Twain House & Museum - CLOSED

351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-6400
+1 860-247-0998
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12 Aug 2013
18 Aug 2011
“Delicate and tasty servings--if you need a leisurely lunch”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-6400
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Reviewed 12 August 2013

Wish I knew before I visited this past weekend. There doesn't appear to be many places in the area to get a good meal. Hoping someone else might add one to trip advisor.

1  Thank FLB18
Reviewed 19 August 2011

One of us had clam chowder (with those tiny bay clams, and with a very thin broth). The other one had chicken in teriyaki sauce. We only wished a tiny snack. The serving time took a total of 45 minutes. We had lots to talk...More

Thank SLPMontana
Reviewed 20 April 2011

I hadn't anticipated to stay as long as I did at the Twain museum, but there were numerous exhibits as well as the Harriet Beecher Stowe house next door, so we dined at the Murasaki Cafe located in the Mark Twain House visitor center. It...More

Thank Tazaemon
Reviewed 14 April 2011

I would consider myself an enthusiast in hearty Asian soups - specifically Vietnamese Pho and Japanese Nabeyaki Udon or Soba. Choices are somewhat limited in the Hartford area for places that serve these and while they all served very good Nabeyakis, none stood out as...More

Thank randsome
Reviewed 2 January 2011

The house itself is AWESOME. The juxtaposition of a Japanese restaurant within the attached museum seemed strange, but my wife and I have recently taken to sushi so we figured we'd give it a shot. Given this, I am no expert in sushi, but I...More

Thank jahausa
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-6400
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-247-0998
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The Mark Twain House & Museum is thrilled to welcome Murasaki, West Hartford's award-winning Japanese restaurant, as its new museum cafe operator. Murasaki Cafe, located in the stunning Mark Twain Museum Center, serves both Japanese favorites and American classics with a Japanese twist. Admission to the museum is not required. Hours: 11:30-4:00 Monday-Saturday. Closed Tuesdays Jan-March.
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