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J Timothy's Taverne

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2021
+1 860-747-6813
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon 11:30 - 22:00
Tue 11:30 - 22:30
Wed 11:30 - 23:00
Thu 11:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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South Glens Falls, New York
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27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

In town for business looking for a quick lunch. Unfortunately did not have a lot of time. I Soup and salad very good and had to get going. Old New England Inn and want to return next trip. Old New England Charm Worth the Trip

Thank J M
Plainville, Connecticut
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Place is very cool, feels like you you go back in time. Food is very good, but if you eat at the bar it's very busy and hard to find a set.

Thank Hunterjumpergirl357
Brooklyn, New York
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in Brooklyn, NY -Go here regularly when visit my Sister in Bristol,CT there wings is the best in the USA....

Thank Vijkid
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, good service. Nice area. A little bit dark inside. Good place to sit and chat with family and friends.

Thank elaine499
New York
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204 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had to wait for 25 minutes on a Thursday. The parking lot was almost full when we had arrived at 6:15 PM. I waited with a glass of beer in hand, so the wait was not too long. The selection of beer on tap was plenty. This restaurant is known for chicken wings. I had to try them. I... More 

Thank rico_chan
Burlington, Connecticut
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114 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some things were good, some not so. The red snapper was tasty - but raw in the middle. The scrod was good. The prime rib seemed to have been frozen at one time, and was served in a puddle of extremely salty broth which made life miserable for me for hours after. Mixed drinks were good, desserts were excellent, especially... More 

Thank Jonathan S
Enfield, Connecticut
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Sunday afternoon. Crowded; noisy; but a good vibe. Stood in the bar for a drink while in the 25-30-minute queue. Hostess found us and directed us upstairs within 10 minutes. Thank you. Service was very good. The "Dirty" wings were just so-so. Cooking twice leads to very well-done. Not sure what the fuss is about. My mouth was watering in... More 

Thank Michaelman73
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Had a cocktail and pretzel with the cheddar beer soup. My friend had dirty wings and let me try. Everything was very yummy. We ate at the bar, because it was really crowded.

Thank Rebecca S
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This is consistently great place to eat and get wings. Service is great! Can usually get you in and out quickly. I had my son and one of his friends with me and waitress went the extra mile to get a free dessert for his friends birthday! Awesome...will always go back.

Thank Christina V
Plainville, Connecticut
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants for nearly the 20 years. The food and service is always top notch whether it's a lunch for two or a party for 60!

Thank andersen924

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2021
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Plainville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-747-6813

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?