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The Cookhouse

31 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-3401
+1 860-355-4111
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (28 reviews)
“corn muffins” (5 reviews)
“prime rib” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-3401
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love everything about them, Good food, kind caring staff and prompt too! Will definitely go back. Many choices of great meals to chose from too !

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The Cookhouse has been serving New Milford for years and has always been a great place toget fine barbeque and other fine foods. No matter what your choice you really can;t go wrong with stopping there for a meal. I have both lunch and dinners,...More

Thank Bradley A
Robert R, Owner at The Cookhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you for the kind words Bradley. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Hate to say it, but once a gem of a restaurant is now a mediocre at best BBQ place. I’ve gone a handful of times this year and there’s always something wrong. Stale bread, meat is dry or too tough, sides cold or bland. Not...More

Thank NJ1631
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I found most items on the menu to be fat or calorie type of foods, I mean it all sounded good, but if you're on a diet or conscious of heavy foods you might have to really work the menu.

Thank andrew a
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Really good barbecue, pulled pork is great. Try their Cookhouse Ale, it is a favorite. The bar is lively with tv's for your favorite game. Good place to meet up with friends for a cocktail or dinner.

Thank mtremmel039
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I've eaten here many times from party of 2 to party of 12. Very accommodating. Friendly atmosphere. Everything on the menu, seriously, I would recommend.

Thank dagmcgrath
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I've had their take-out several times (always good) but this was the first time to sit in the restaurant. There's a friendly, rustic atmosphere and the waiters are eager to please. I just had two starters (big portions) and everyone else had the bbq (they...More

Thank corsicus
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This place is pretty cool. It has a very rustic, country feel to it. There are plenty of TV's to watch the game on. The classic BBQ food is very filling. Ribs, chicken, burgers, the works. When we went, I only got an appetizer and...More

Thank Nicole W
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Very good bbq beef. Nice bar. A New Milford landmark. Great staff and very good prices. Xxxxxxx. Cxxxxx cxxxxxx xxxxxxx xxxxxx

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We are a bbq-craving family, and while The Cookhouse has never made us swoon, we've rarely been disappointed. The kids love the bbq parfaits, which are huge, tall portions of bbq served, yup, in parfait cups. The classic offerings--pulled pork, brisket and chicken--are always good....More

Thank Marianne B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Danbury Rd, New Milford, CT 06776-3401
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Milford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-355-4111
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