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Old Post Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
1418 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5909
+1 203-292-8631
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sliders” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1418 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5909
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 21 November 2017

We had been here in the past and thought lets go again. What an absolute mistake, First its November in New England and I think they forgot to turn on the heat it was absolutely freezing. The waitress was inattentive except when it was time...More

Thank Jeffrey J
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable lunch. We ate here during Fairfield Restaurant Week. They offered a price fixed menu for $15(2 course meal). I had the garden salad and grilled salmon sandwich(came with side of fries). The sandwich was very good-very tasty and fresh. The...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We just walked into the Old Post Tavern off the street. We were very pleasantly surprised. The menu selection was excellent, including organic options. The food was very good. The prices are very reasonable. We will certainly stop there again when we are in Fairfield.

Thank donalds562
Reviewed 13 September 2017

After trying to get into a few other restaurants that evening (all of which were closed for Labor Day) we ended up at Ole Faithful....Old Post Tavern! All of the tables outside were full so we went inside. Both the hostess and the server had...More

Thank tweety3380
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This had the quaint atmosphere of a dressy pub. Made reservations and only had a minute to wait for our table. I had the delicious French onion soup, with plenty of melted cheese. Then ordered a small plate of pasta with bolonnaise sauce, which was...More

Thank Sheryl G
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Had a blah meal at the Old Post Tavern last night. Service was just ok. Started with mussels in white wine which was good and an ample portion for three to share. I then had the paella which was clearly mushy. The chicken was a...More

Thank billyboy18
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My girlfrend and I walked from Delamar Southport Hotel to Fairfield Connecticut to get some exercise in while exploring the towns and we developed a hunger. We almost passed up on the Old Post Tavern because the outside appears to give it an older feel...More

Thank jettasback
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We ordered lobster rolls which is not offered at dinner. But we got it with wedge salad and onion soup. Lobster roll was just bland and disappointing, but the hot lava cake was superb. The menu looked very good and we should have stuck to...More

Thank MrsMaddog
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We went here with a party of 10. Although we had made a reservation more than a week prior, when we got there the table was not set & we waited 15-20 minutes to sit. Up front we asked for 4 separate checks rather than...More

Thank Relo123
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I took my wife here for the first time in several years, upon a friends suggestion. I was very happy I did - nice atmosphere with floor to ceiling windows looking at the post road -and cool menu that had not only appetizers but also...More

1  Thank Jim K
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27 December 2016|
Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
Exit 21 off 95 north bound. Right turn off 95 till Post Road. Left turn onto Post Road. Second light on left side Old Post Tavern.
15 September 2016|
Response from M-Bob21200 | Reviewed this property |
I would guess yes but do not know. / Bob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 am
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1418 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5909
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-292-8631
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