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Butterfly Chinese Restaurant

831 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT 06119-1546
+1 860-236-2816
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“crab rangoon” (2 reviews)
“tofu” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
831 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT 06119-1546
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Visiting Hartford, CT for golf show and looking for Chinese and couldn't have found a better place. This is not an all you can eat buffet, but order from menu and it has a large variety of different chinese food...I had alittle of everything and...More

Thank Dick B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We discovered Butterfly a few years ago and really appreciate the quality and value of the menu offerings. The take out only offerings are a great value. Wish they were also offered for in restaurant diners.

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I have found very good evening dining hete but had my 1st lunch there, just this week. A nice sun $9 lunch is available with 4 or 5 options..gracious host, excellent wait staff and a friendly ambiance throughout the restaurant. Strongly recommended when on Rt...More

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

When my husband and I were dating, he used to take me there for dinner and Kareoki (he has a great voice. I love to hear him sing). So we were in Connecticut for my brother’s 50th birthday and decided to stop there for lunch....More

Thank Mickpage3
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Tonight I ordered Hot & Sour Soup, Cashew Chicken , Moo Shu . Chicken and Vegetable & Egg Rolls. Unfortunately it was the worst Chinese food I have ever had and that includes Chinese at the airport. Almost $36.00 of food went to waste. The...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I had the Crab Rangoon appetizer with Shrimp and mixed vegetables with Cashew nuts. The food was hot and delicious and the service was impeccable. The restaurant was very clean with elegant decor. I will be back!

Thank Kfb1967
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Worst Chinese food I have had in a long time - greasy, ho-hum, and just plain not worth the price. Stopped going here.

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Restaurant has a beautiful aquarium and piano. Staff was friendly and service was excellent. Food was good but not great.

Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We stopped here for a late lunch between walking around Reservoir 6 and the Elizabeth Park gardens. The restaurant is nicely landscaped outside, and we were seated right beside an exceptionally nice aquarium. The crunchy fried things were very fresh (not usually the case) and...More

Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Disappointing food all around best part was the coconut ice cream for dessert and it was probably store bought. Groupon reviews always give these places great reviews but if you want the real ratings come here to Tripadvisor.

Thank Dena7777
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Anna R
6 August 2017|
Response from Travel33871 | Reviewed this property |
Karaoke nights are Fridays and Saturdays starting from 9:30pm each night!
Anna R
6 August 2017|
Response from Kenneth S | Reviewed this property |
Well, they certainly don't have karaoke during weekday lunch! Why don't you call them?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 831 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT 06119-1546
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-236-2816
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