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Old Post Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
1418 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5909
+1 203-292-8631
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sliders” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1418 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5909
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and great happy hour!!! Best mussels in town!!! And awesome burgers!!!!! Located right in downtown and close to the train. Don't forget the specials. Always good. Friendly bartenders too!

1  Thank Suzanne Miller P
Reviewed 12 February 2017

had high hopes, but was a little disappointed. i had a supa de pesce which was ok, and my baby mama had broiled scallops that were crazy salty. we aren't the type to send food back, so we powered through. would come back, and try...More

1  Thank Gma0917
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Questions & Answers
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, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
15:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
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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