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Rainbow Gardens

117 Broad St, Milford, CT 06460-4726
+1 203-878-2500
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
117 Broad St, Milford, CT 06460-4726
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went with a friend for dinner during restaurant week. They sold out of the red wine option and one of the entree options by 7pm and had no substitutions. The white wine we decided on was cheap and awful-we couldn't drink it. The apps...More

Thank Melissa T
John P, Owner at Rainbow Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Melissa I'm sorry to hear about your experience. We were absolutely slammed on Friday and again at 5:00 on Saturday prior to your visit. We did sell out of the Red wine at $15 per bottle and the Short Rib pasta and again we apologize....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the worst restaurants I have ever been to; the owners are also in the catering business; can't imagine! The menu shown online was nothing like the restaurant menu, and I was told I must have looked at the catering menu (not...More

Thank Nancy B
John P, Owner at Rainbow Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Nancy I do recall you complaining to your server about the restaurant menu not being the same as our online menu. Our online menus and weekly specials are constantly updated and has been up to date for several years now. I'm very sorry if...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop in for lunch. The food is fresh and flavorful. There is outdoor dinning on the porch, and various rooms inside in which to enjoy your meal. I had the fried cod sandwich with fries and coleslaw. As basic as that might sound this was...More

Thank theexpert
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is one of my all-time favorite restaurants and I have been coming here for years. It is housed across from the town green in a lovely Victorian house decorated quaintly and tastefully and reminiscent of a tea house. The menu is varied and interesting...More

Thank decostanza
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Let me say, that I've been a fan of Rainbow Gardens since it opened. Years ago, my husband and I even spent the night when they were experimenting with a "B&B". I've had a several milestones there, including several friends birthdays, my 60th and now...More

1  Thank judyctrumbull_CT
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Adorable restaurant with excellent food. Atmosphere is like coming home to your favorite relatives old victorian home. Very attentive and pleasant staff. If you are looking for that quaint Hallmark movie dining experience you need to go to this establishment!

Thank hlasik
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Food is moderately priced and consistently good. Waitstaff are warm and very helpful. Interesting menu choices and seating arrangements including porch.

Thank mda_a2000
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Right on Milford Green this locally owned restaurant is a gem. My husband had the tuna salad - perfectly cooked tuna slices on a bed of crunchy greens. I had the fish and chips - crunchy cod !! Friends had the lamb chops and the...More

Thank valdanko
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Had lunch, it was okay. The calamari appetizer was standard, however the wrap I ordered (Buffalo Soldier) was a little disappointing because it had no buffalo sauce or flavor to it. Sweet potato fries were yum! Service was okay. We sat in the bar, lovely...More

Thank Claudia7531
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Went there yesterday 2/16 and had one of the best lunches ever.A lovely atmosphere very vintage. Wait staff very pleasant. I highly recommend lunch or dinner her. A very large menu too.

Thank pattyelv
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Rita M S
6 April 2016|
Response from barbara115de | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I didn't order wine. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Broad St, Milford, CT 06460-4726
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Milford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-878-2500
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