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Penny Lane Pub & Restaurant

150 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2373
+1 860-388-9646
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
150 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2373
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1 - 10 of 287 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came to Saybrook to stay at the Saybrook Point Inn and Spa but wanted to stroll around town on our first day. This great little pub is right on the main strip and had some outdoor seating so we stopped for lunch. Service was...More

Thank Toni D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did not have reservations. Sat at the bar of this British style pub. Friendly atmosphere. Rueben was excellent and made with house made corned beef.

Thank Steelersbeerdog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent pub food. The sweet potato fries arereally good. We come here on the motorcycle a few times each summer.

Thank James F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to explore the region so we chose a restaurant on Main Street where locals and tourists mixed. What we chose was a perfect addition of places we'd love to return. The pub was pleasantly full with tables leaving, new guests arriving. The ambiance...More

1  Thank Ildi469
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relatively intimate place. Nice folksinger (amplified, not quiet) when I arrived Friday at 9:30 for dinner. Reasonable selection of beers on tap. 2 sports TV's. Food was better than I expected and not over priced. Seemed to be closing down around 10:30

1  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Anniversary dinner...New York Strip and Pan-seared Arctic Char. Char was perfectly cooked, on a bed of sweet creamed corn and spinach - wonderful blend of tastes. Outdoor dining on a warm Spring night, passers-by chatting and enjoying the evening...blues music inside...fun time! Eclectic pub menu...More

Thank Marko K
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We love Penny Lane--the pub food ranges from consistently good to sometimes excellent, the drinks are fun but they know how tome a classic martini, too, and the atmosphere is shiny wood and brass. Friendly staff round out the positive vibe. Great spot in winter...More

Thank laursie10
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The food was good but nothing to make it stand out from other pubs. I like the decor. Parking can be a challenge on the weekend. I also believe it's a bit overpriced.

Thank asilipo3
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

It's a pub for God's sake. They obviously think there is something special about what they serve to charge those prices.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 23 April 2017

First timer. Went there for grandsons birthday place very clean and comfy. The service was wonderful, great atmosphere. Nice large room upstairs. The french onion soup was the best.Everyones meals was great. Had the fish and chips the fish was done just right fish just...More

Thank Mike B
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do you take reservations
24 March 2017|
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Response from flip9418 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend calling ahead. It's a cozy pub, seating is limited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2373
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-388-9646
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