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West Street Grill

43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
+1 860-567-3885
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good11%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place has been around a long time and it's expensive so my expectations are greater. They hit it right with some items and completely strike out with others. That's been my experience recently and in previous visits. My biggest disappointment was the $42 rib...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 3 days ago

This establishment has been here for quite some time. Sort of an old style Italian food spot. The seared Halibut ($36) had been frozen, and was average. The Timbale Crabmeat ($24) was good as was the house salad ($12), and Ravioli (27) was also good...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although our eggs benedict were probably the best we've had anywhere, we were disappointed at the service here. One of our pet peeves is when dining early and the only option for seating is a cramped table against a wall even though the entire dining...More

Thank cindyvWeston_Ct
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're sorry to hear that you weren't wowed by your table. It's always our goal for you to be comfortable and love every bite. Our apologies for any frustration -- I'll be sure to look into it. Best, James

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting a friend in Litchfield and she suggested this restaurant as she had heard good things. I am not typically a burger person, but when I saw on the menu there was Gorgonzola involved I had to give it a try as I...More

Thank EllenR679
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's wonderful to hear that you were a fan of the burger you ordered, Ellen! It's certainly a good choice. We hope to see you and your friend again in the very near future. Thanks for the support. Best, James

Reviewed 1 week ago

Oysters delicate and exceptional. Mussels minute. Pasta on the lunch specials sheet was not available! Service fine.More

Thank Joseph N
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I appreciate you coming by for lunch, Joseph, but I'm sorry to see that you weren't completely wowed by your visit. We always want you to love every bite. My apologies that the pasta wasn't available when you were here. I hope you'll give us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I love to go here for special occasions but this week I had family visiting and we went for lunches and dinners regularly and had such a good time! The owners and personal and welcoming. The oysters are the first thing I...More

Thank Lili R
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was our pleasure to be sure you and your family had a wonderful time, Lili! Thanks for taking the time to leave this kind review. We hope to see you all again very soon. Best, James

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I believe when my wife said "these are the best fish & chips ever" it says it all . . . it truly is a little gem . . . great ambiance . . . friendly and efficient . . . the front doors were...More

Thank paul1320
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It really means a lot to us that the two of you came by and spent some time here. Thanks so much for the kind words -- it's wonderful to hear that you had a good time. We hope to see you both again soon!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our party of 4 ate dinner at another restaurant just down the street. The experience was less than perfect, we wanted a cup of expresso and dessert. We went to West Street and we're greeted by Sunny and staff as if we were having dinner...More

Thank Janet L
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad you decided to stop by while you were in the area, Janet! It sounds like you made great choices. We hope to see you for dinner in the very near future. Cheers, James

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent evening. Tasted were the ravioli and the shrimp scampi. The ravioli was filled nicely with cheese and the marinara sauce was very good. The scampi was excellent, although not quite as piquant with garlic. The shrimp were large and well cooked....More

Thank drmicro42
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It sounds like you made excellent choices! It's wonderful to hear that you had such a good time. I certainly appreciate you taking the time to leave your support here. Come back again soon! All my best, James

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight's meal was truly remarkable...one that I will be recalling for a while. Upon entering this incredibly eatery we were greeting by a jovial host who immediately made us feel as though we were family. The staff are exceptional, the service impeccable and the food...More

Thank J E
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm truly thrilled to hear that you had such a fun time with us. It's always our goal to make you feel at home and for you to love every bite of your meal. I hope you'll visit again really soon! Best, James

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Response from Virginia508 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Litchfield
  • Phone Number: +1 860-567-3885
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West Street Grill in Litchfield, CT sets the standard for modern American cuisine. Come indulge in beautifully plated dishes with inspired flavors. In the kitchen, each and every dish is executed with stellar culinary experience and delivered with perfection. Fresh ingredients are always used and fresh fish delivered daily. Our Parmesan Aioli Bread, Pate, Cauliflower Tempura, and Soups are among our customer's favorites. We have an extensive list of wines and in 2013 won the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Dive into one of our perfectly made martinis or try one of our delectable desserts, they are both sure to be a treat. The owner's at West Street Grill know what it takes to create a warm and attentive experience when you visit their restaurant. At West Street Grill, we anticipate your every need and have trained our staff to do the same with courteous and seamless attention to your experience. They offer an appreciative welcome to all guests, and assure perfect service.
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