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Charlies Place Restaurant & Lounge

26 W Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-2340
+1 860-739-2975
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (6 reviews)
“pita bread” (3 reviews)
“hash browns” (3 reviews)
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26 W Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-2340
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Reviewed yesterday

I love Charlies Place. The menu is extensive ands I have never been disappointed in the food. Portions are generous and reasonably priced. Their seafood is always fresh. I prefer the dining in the bar which is a little more intimate- some cute and more...More

Thank DFS60
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been going to Charlie's Place for a long time and I love their food! My favorite lunch is the Chicken Caesar Salad and I love the fish & chips! I have eaten many different meals there and they are all great!

Thank Jerilyn D
osfp25, Owner at Charlies Place Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

thank you charlie

Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a great local favorite you will really enjoy. It was recommended to us and I am glad we took their advise. I had Stonington scallops and my wife the Sole Dory Dish. They both were exceptional!!! it is a great place where you...More

Thank Mark B
osfp25, Owner at Charlies Place Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

thank you and i hope we see you again

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

While visiting the area for a couple of nights, an Innkeeper recommended Charlie's Place for great burgers. But...I had the grilled chicken sandwich with Swiss, bacon, and tomato. Delish!! My husband had the "Fish & Chips" - three lovely pieces of sweet haddock coated and...More

Thank CiCi8742
osfp25, Owner at Charlies Place Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

thank you

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went through the center of town and everything was occupied. On the road to Rocky Neck we found Charlie's. Since that is the name of my cat, we stopped. Glad we did! Fish and Chips outstanding. The fish was not the usual thin fillet resulting...More

Thank Jim H
osfp25, Owner at Charlies Place Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

thank you

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Charlies Place is a great (and reasonably priced) place to eat any meal. The wait staff is especially fun and full of energy. Locals are especially happy all winter as the place is rarely too crowded. In the Summer season though, it can be packed...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Went for breakfast and I was thinking it would be a diner type quality of food but I was WRONG. I had eggs and homefries and it was not greasy and impressed with the flavor of the food. Service was quick even though they were...More

Thank Darlene02804
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This restaurant is close to town w/ample parking. The service is excellent, food selection is wonderful & the food is great

Thank mary lou o
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a GOOD restaurant! Try the Eggs Benedict for breakfast: excellent, with the perfect hash brown (really "brown", the way I like it!) or the Cesar Salad with shrimps or scallops (fresh, love the dressing!). Or the Mussels with garlic sauce (delicious with amazing...More

Thank Goanga
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My family and I were at a local gymnastics place for a meet and I googled local places to eat. Charlie's Place popped up and we decided to go there. When we got there, there were no cars, nothing. We were a bit worried. When...More

1  Thank Sandra G
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George B
Do they have a room to cater to about 20 at a Navy reunion?
23 August 2015|
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Response from osfp25 | Property representative |
Do they have a outdoor patio.
16 August 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, 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, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 W Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-2340
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-739-2975
  • E-mail
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