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Nixs Hartford - CLOSED

40 Front St, Hartford, CT 06103-2809
+1 860-373-9400
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Fusion
$$ - $$$
40 Front St, Hartford, CT 06103-2809
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were looking for a new place to try near the Front St area of Hartford. It was a cold rainy night, and we walked into NIXS. The restaurant was half empty, the bar near empty. We waited at least 10 minutes before anyone even...More

Thank Todd F
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The service was good, the food was good it was a lovely evening and we sat outside and I would recommend it to others.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

First experience as I have not heard good things. And those reviews were right. The restaurant smelled horrible, as if some the garbage hasn't been taken out. No one was in there. We figured we would give it a chance. The bar was sticky, I...More

Thank Michele S
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Overall, we had a great time! The ambiance was great, and the food was good. The staff, however, failed us BIG TIME with the "1 drink per guest on us" process; They let anyone and everyone order whatever drinks they wanted, and slammed us with...More

Thank Murielle D
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I just wanted a muffin and cup of coffee and did not want Starbucks. On Front Street there are not a lot of choices. Nix's brew was quite good as was the muffin. A colleague told me their breakfast sandwiches are good and not expensive....More

Thank W-Hartford_CT
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The fact that it was a Friday night and the restaurant was not busy should have tipped us off. We were seated right away. Our very friendly waiter took our drink orders and the sangria came out soon. It was very good. I had ordered...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We thought we would give NIXs a try before a show. The braised short ribs were very good, not knife needed, as were the seared scallops, cooked just right. We shared a piece of Key Lime cheesecake for dessert which had good flavor and a...More

Thank Mary Ellen C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Loved this place! Great food and bartenders were super friendly! Had the best time at the post con party!

Thank Danielle P
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Stopped in at Nixs on a quiet Monday night. Plenty of seating. We waited what felt like close to 10 minutes before anyone acknowledged us. We were about to just sit at the bar before someone finally came to take our drink order. This was...More

1  Thank Scott G
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We dined at Nixs after a show next door at the Infinity Music Hall. The restaurant was nearly empty when we dined on a Sunday late afternoon, but most of the staff members were highly inattentive and seemed to be in another world. We sat...More

Thank Peter_01039
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 15 - USD 26
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Front St, Hartford, CT 06103-2809
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-373-9400
  • E-mail
Nixs Hartford, located across from the Connecticut Convention Center, is Hartford, CT's premier dining destination serving American small plates and contemporary cuisine. Join us for lunch, dinner, or fun nightlife today. Hartford Front Street District's premier restaurant and lounge, we are the place to be! Try our American-style tapas, sharable cocktails all handcrafted just for you, and raw bar. Paying tribute to the Boston Harbor island of the same name, our restaurant and bar serve seasonally-inspired fare, capturing the true spirit of New England. Our upscale lounge atmosphere is fun and inviting and our friendly staff is here to help you find something that you'll love to eat, drink, or dance to! We are open for lunch, happy hour, and dinner. On the weekends join us for the best nightlife in the city with DJs, and Connecticut's best craft cocktails. We also have an extensive microbrew, beer, and wine list. Consider us for your next meal or night out - we'll love to have you!
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