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First & Last Tavern

939 Maple Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-2730
+1 860-956-6000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“bread” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
939 Maple Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-2730
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time eating here. The food was a great portion size. Bread was out of this world especially the cinnamon bread. Servers was so nice and to end our meal they brought out a plate of biscotti. I would definitely make a reservation cause they...More

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for a cheer competition and had a party of 7 for a Friday night. Called at 4 and they were very accommodating to give us a reservation. It looked packed but we got right in on time and the service was perfect!...More

Thank Millerdes
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Went back AGAIN for my very favorite panini with sharp cheese and Italian cold cuts,,,,,capicola, etc. Oh Lord..... it's the best! The sweet roasted peppers are "frosting on the panini". The owner came over to say hi just as my friend was quietly ooo-ing and...More

Thank elaine499
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Hadn't been back in a few years but still as enjoyable. Service was very attentive and food came out promptly. Eggplant was still special and unlike many places eggplant on pizza is not considered a special request. Tried the butternut squash ravioli in lunch specials...More

Thank mkoi56
Reviewed 14 November 2017

The F and L always has been and still is the best. The food is amazing, try 13! The conversation is local and funnny. The staff is congenial and spot on. The ownership is simply above all other...kind, generous, and very understanding. Thank you for...More

Thank willb116
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We visited The First and Last Tavern based upon a recommendation found in a 2016 Fodor’s Travel Guide. Hopefully, Frodor’s will remove this establishment from future publications. The pizza is better than what is generally available at national chains, but not as memorable as that...More

Thank BubbaSkier
Reviewed 28 September 2017

After being on the West Coast for a decade, I was told to try this place. Man, they did not disappoint me. The flavors and taste were perfect for a True Pizza. Worth a trip.

Thank Chefajax
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had a very busy day with a tour of the Coltsville National Historical Park and were hungry from all the walking. We drove to the First and Last and were not disappointed. The decor has not changed (thank goodness) and the menu is just...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I met my wife there for lunch and normally, I'll have their pasta and shells or pizza but I tried something different and I was not disappointed. There are many choices on the menu. The staff is very attentive as well.

Thank tjh202
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I had lunch here with friends last week (July 2017). Two of us had their fresh pasta - one seafood, one manicotti - and they were well pleased. Another had a panini that was very good and my wood oven pizza with anchovies was very...More

Thank monte2005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 939 Maple Ave, Hartford, CT 06114-2730
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-956-6000
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