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Yantic River Inn

270 W Town St, Yantic, Norwich, CT 06389-1003
+1 860-887-2440
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“clams” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
270 W Town St, Yantic, Norwich, CT 06389-1003
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Food was excellent. Not great on ambiance but still a great restaurant. They also have a great happy hour. Need more hours open in the summer.

Thank Mema1213
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We stopped for lunch, and were thinking on staying for dinner too! The outside description is a little dated, and the inside ambiance was as if entering the '70s. A little care in addressing this would be helpful...but we were not there for elegance. We...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

With the early bird specials, and Karaoke nights, it is like a dinning center for a 55 and over community. Reasonably priced burgers and sandwiches, and well overpriced entrees. Nothing to go back for, unless you forgot your walker.

1  Thank McBozrah
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We went for our monthly girls night dining out and picked Yantic River Inn. I thought it was good, although apparently some in the group didn't like what they ordered. I ordered the turkey dinner, turkey was moist and stuffing was very good. Also came...More

Thank lingiglondon
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Went to a dinner theater performance here. The performance was very good. But the buffet provided was marginal at best- nothing special, pretty bland and not as advertised (substituted roasted potatoes for pasta which many were disappointed in). I commend the new owners for really...More

Thank DFS60
Reviewed 3 December 2016

My wife and I decided to have dinner at the Yantic River Inn on Friday December 2, 2016. We had not visited the Restaurant several years. We arrived and notices there were only five tables occupied during dinner time. The waitress was very attentive and...More

Thank timcolemaninct
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Good menu selection. Love the salad bar. Clean. Food is good and a good value. Waitstaff efficient and pleasant.

Thank 7maidsamilking
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Went there to see a band that we enjoy watching. Decided to get some dinner first. To start my husbands drink (vodka cranberry) was over 12.00 for ONE! Where are we? Yantic CT or NYC? I had 2 draft beers 1st was fine and the...More

Thank Allisonburelle
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Went for lunch on a Wednesday. They had a Senior special for $7.95 which included a cup of soup, salad bar, 1/2 sandwich and a soft drink. They also let us order off the "Early Bird Menu" which had a lot of choices for $11.95,...More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Very Limited Days Open week-ends best. Most Fri-Sat evenings live music in Bar 7;30 to about 10;30. some Dance regulars.Can hear Blasting music in dining room with limited menu. my choice has been the daily specials which have included a baked stuffed fish, with Salad...More

Thank ivannhonorwichct
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Questions & Answers
25 September 2016|
Response from Steve M |
They do advertise their shows/bands on Facebook. And yes, there is a handicapped entrance at the back door of the restaurant.
19 August 2015|
Response from Bob R | Reviewed this property |
Yes. 11:00 to 3:00 on the days that it is open.
Carlene S
25 March 2015|
Response from Joseph P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know. I would call the restaurant, or check their web site. It's a nice place. I hope you like it too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 W Town St, Yantic, Norwich, CT 06389-1003
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich  >  Yantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-887-2440
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