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The Recovery Room

445 Ocean Ave, New London, CT 06320-4502
+1 860-443-2619
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (24 reviews)
“pizza” (53 reviews)
“gnocchi” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
445 Ocean Ave, New London, CT 06320-4502
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Ate there for lunch today. My husband and I shared the Antipasto salad. This is a huge salad. There were so many great flavors in it. It was delicious. We also had a pizza. The pizza was great. The crust was nice and crispy. I...More

Thank kf7ez
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Sunday night dinner was awesome. There's been some criticism about service in the past, but that's where it is now - in the past. The whole staff was friendly, accommodating, very attentive and genuinely anxious to please. Even the new trainee was very attentive, friendly...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Everyone in our party was thrilled with their food. My favorite was the butternut squash ravioli. Service was great 👍 Only complaint is the noise level.

Thank lmixter07
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We were seated promptly. Our server was super friendly and attentive. The place was clean. She brought out complimentary bread with oil which was good. My entree was a salad which was huge. It was okay but not spectacular. They drowned it with cheese and...More

Thank LovetoeatinCT
Reviewed 23 February 2017

On a recent long weekend, my wife and I decided to get away and visit some old spots from when I was in the Navy. We visited Groton and many memorable locations. The Recovery Room was on the list and we are so happy we...More

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Visited for lunch on a Saturday. Seated quickly by the owner. Waitress service very slow. Bread was terrific. Margarita pizza delicious, prime rib sandwich overdone, even after requesting rare twice - i blame that on the waitress not informing the kitchen as the rest of...More

Thank Sakgirl
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food was great, especially the tortellini, but everything is good. It can be a little busy but worth the wait

Thank Al A
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Found this place by mistake, However very happy we did the food was fabulous, service was excellent and will be coming back again next time were in town.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Love their super fresh salads. Pizzas also very good. Service can be iffy depending upon how busy they are.

Thank JoanNewLondon_CT
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

A casual lunch out with my husband....turned into a surprisingly delicious treat! We had been here once before( we are new to area) and we enjoyed it....so we were happy to try again and so glad we did! This time we tried their pizza...the clam...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Ocean Ave, New London, CT 06320-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New London
  • Phone Number: +1 860-443-2619
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