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Firebox Restaurant

539 Broad St, Hartford, CT 06106-1402
+1 860-246-1222
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“duck” (28 reviews)
11:00 am - 2:00 pm Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
539 Broad St, Hartford, CT 06106-1402
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

dont worry they have valet parking and i have parked on the street multiple times wiht no issues. for some not comfortable with Hartford a bit intimidating but ignore this is a culinary delight...you are getting exceptional and unique food in a very cosy brick...More

Thank peter a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are two areas in which to sit: the tavern and the dining room. The tavern has a separate menu. Food is good, with daily specials offered. We both had fish, which was nicely prepared. We ordered a carrot cake to share, which was really...More

Thank HartfordOwl
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We came for brunch on easter and it was phenomenal ! đź’› The staff was friendly, the food was incredible and the atmosphere was perfect for parties of any size. Our party included people visiting from southern Connecticut, Indianapolis & Baltimore...and they were ALL blown...More

Thank ElleTerrell
Reviewed 1 April 2018

What a lovely meal we had here and what a surprise to find such a treasure in Hartford. I had the salmon, my husband tried the lamb bolognese. Fabulous! Our waiter was terrific, the wine and beer list is quite good.

Thank Jody1975
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

I came here with my boyfriend after work for a happy hour and early dinner. We sat in the bar area and ordered some of the special happy hour drinks. The happy hour appetizers were well priced, however I will say I felt the entrees...More

Thank SammiDeRosa
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Celebrating my wife's birthday the family and I visited Firebox restaurant stashed off of broad Street in Hartford near the Capital. First happy moment was that they had their own free parking lot. Second was the beautifully renovated buildings in the area. Inside was as...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 16 February 2018

During my first trip to Hartford I was told by several of my teammates to dine at Firebox for they have never had a bad experience nor a bad meal. Well needless to say when I dined here it was literally one of the worst...More

2  Thank Helen W
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The food was fresh and delicious. Had 3 courses and drinks and everything was perfect. It was a comfortable and lively place. Farm to table at its best. Right off the highway with valet parking which was a plus.

Thank Aileen1971
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Clearly a cut above most other Connecticut restaurants, Firebox serves absolutely wonderful, fresh, creatively prepared and locally sourced food. This is a destination restaurant worth a trip from anywhere. Everything we had (except for the rolls which were a little bland and the espresso which...More

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

What's the dinner with friends Taste of Hartford it was good and crowded. Service was good the food was good parking is difficult even though they had valet and also I don't know why the open don't open the bar hour before they have dinner....More

Thank O8504MTdavidr
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25 April 2018|
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Response from O8504MTdavidr | Reviewed this property |
there is a room in the back for 50 people you'll have to call and double-check but I'm pretty sure they could accommodate you. the parking lot is small they do have valet service but I would ask street parking is difficult... More
Annie P
26 March 2017|
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Response from Chuck V | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Shouldn't be a problem. In cases like that I usually mention to the server that we have tickets to a show and they will ensure you make it on time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
5:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 Broad St, Hartford, CT 06106-1402
    (Capitol Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Adjacent to city transportation routes, and within blocks of the train station.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-246-1222
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