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Aspen Restaurant

2 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1510
+1 860-395-5888
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1510
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always good. Plus choice of draft brews. A range of foods and prices. Aspen changes menu. One of our favorites, lobster raviolis, not available now.

Thank finerdiner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When it comes to a modern feel this seems to be the only place in Old Say brook. Old Say brook is a sleepy coastal town in CT. We found Aspen restaurant on the main drag. Its located in a house shared by a clothing...More

Thank Pina B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Memorial Day weekend with my spouse. We made reservations and were seated promptly upon arrival. The hostess was very friendly. We always appreciate a smile. It was very nice to have the table pre set for just the two of us and the menus...More

Thank DashingDiner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to dinner a couple Saturday evenings ago and sat at the bar. The female bartender was great. She helped with suggestions as I wanted to order everything, and gave her honest opinion of items I inquired about. She was spot on. The Lobster...More

Thank LeysaB
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I am struggling between Average and Very Good, how about good. I had two side plates, the ravioli and the lobster summer roll, my spouse the ribeye. The ravioli was very good, the lobster spring roll was not very flavorable, kind of blah. My wife...More

Thank intrepid411
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Located on the corner of the Boston Post Rd. (Rte. 1) and Main St. in Old Saybrook this restaurant offers something for everyone. Accessible parking and entry, fine dining, and atmosphere. We enjoyed our small plates while larger portions were available as well.

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We were celebrating a birthday and we picked Aspen to have dinner. From start to finish it was the wonderful. The atmosphere,dinning room,bar, service all done very well. David was our waiter and was very attentive and paced out our dinner well. we shared a...More

Thank hairlady10
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Having seen the rave reviews, my husband and I decided to check this place out. The parking lot entrance isn't obvious, but I already knew that from having checked out the shops connected to the restaurant on another date, so we didn't miss it. Delicious...More

Thank Judith L
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is an elegant place , great atmosphere. The calamari is hot but scrumptious, the salads delicious. We loved the salmon and the strip.

1  Thank Melindablendah
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stopped here on the way back from NY. I was a little skeptical at first as some of the menu items are a little pricey, but they also have small plates that are very reasonable. The calamari appetizer was delicious, with a hot/sweet cherry pepper...More

Thank Joe H
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Does the restaurant have take out service?
18 March 2017|
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Response from michaelmiglino | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but you can contact the restaurant.
is there a kids' menu and is it a good place for kids before the Essex Steam Train?
11 December 2016|
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Response from gormlk | Reviewed this property |
No, it's not an appropriate restaurant for little ones.
The entrees menu
26 October 2016|
Response from Maria A | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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: 2 Main St, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1510
  • Public Transportation: Across the street from Amtrak Station/Shoreline East commuter train
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-395-5888
  • E-mail
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