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Sesame Seed

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68 W Wooster St, Danbury, CT 06810-7743
+1 203-743-9850
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
Fri 17:30 - 22:30
Sat 17:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 15:00
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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Fresh food and friendly service. Low key atmosphere for lunch. Had the gryo and it was tasty and satisfying. French fries were ok, but that's not what I came for. Will come back again when in town.

Thank Lisa N
Miller Place
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37 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

When you arrive at a strange town and spot with no expectations and just reviews on the web......and it's a grand slam fantastic place!!!!! Unique and cool from the outside. Even cooler and nostalgic inside. Worth a visit just just to look around. Great selection for all palates I went for a gluten free special by the chef. Sesame salad,... More 

Thank thomasjohnlynch
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I've been there a few times and it's always been good. The dining room is filled with vintage toys, and other antiques. If you like that sort of thing, cool. If won't be your cup of tea. The service is friendly, and the place has a casual feel, like your eating at a friend's house. The menu has a solid... More 

Thank James O
Wilton, Connecticut
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

It's the lights that get you first. Strings of twinkly lights in the windows, the ceiling and maybe even the floor, I can't remember. It's like magical bookstore from a bygone era, turned into a welcoming cafe that beckons you from the road: "Come in! Join Us!" Nothing fancy here--rickety tables and tons of rusty memorabilia on high shelves offering... More 

Thank jhc106
Conrad, Montana
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95 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I came here based on a recommendation from a local. I really liked the character of the restaurant. The servers were friendly and provided great service. The food was also delicious. The only issue was that they didn't have enough shawarma patties for my meal, but we were able to figure that out because I wasn't extremely hungry.

Thank Steggie86
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Their signature salad with feta is a must - add grilled chicken for a healthy, hearty meal. The hummus is the best by far & any of the daily specials are worth a try.

Thank zak223
Danbury, Connecticut
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181 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This cute little house (turned into restaurant) with TONS of fun memorabilia, has the best hummus in the world! I get their Tahini on my salad, as a dressing, since I am not a fan of the lemon dressing it typically comes with (most people love it, so try it if you love lemon). All of the Mediterranean stuff is... More 

Thank sds
Dallas, TX
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Called to make sure they were open and could take our party of 5 at 7PM. First phone call they answered, but said "hold on" put the phone down and then never returned to the phone. I called back, they answered and said yes, they could take us and asked for my name to reserve a table. So we showed... More 

Thank David_The_Blue
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I went couple times already great food good services old antique decorations really cool if you are looking to have a nice quite night sesame seed I see the place to be

Thank 973yerim
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Stopped in for a dinner salad and were very happy with the Sesame Seed Salad with a small side of humus. Was just a relaxed pleasant atmosphere, seemed to be a landing spot for some regular locals but very welcoming to those who haven't been there before as well. Great place for couples or friends ... would definitely recommend.

Thank TravelForFunKentucky

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
American, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 W Wooster St, Danbury, CT 06810-7743
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-743-9850

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?