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GW Tavern

20 Bee Brook Rd, Washington Depot, CT 06794-1503
+1 860-868-6633
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“meatloaf” (9 reviews)
“pot pie” (5 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 Bee Brook Rd, Washington Depot, CT 06794-1503
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to TA, this was a great discovery. We went there for lunch after hiking on a Sunday, at 1.30pm and it was packed. We were lucky to have a table by the fireplace witch was very nice. The service was good as well...More

Thank Isabelle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location in Washington Depot, is a quiet spot in a beautiful town. The food is thoughtfully prepared and served by helpful charming staff. Come and enjoy!

Thank LiveLifeCT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The GW is where to go if the nearby White Horse Tavern has got you down with its hit-or-miss menu and raucous noise levels. The GW provides you with thoughtful dining scenery, inside or out, a family accent in terms of service and comfort food...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Out for a Saturday drive to the Litchfield area, my wife suggested a stop at GW, having read the reviews in Trip Advisor. Happy we did. Everything was near perfect, from the décor, ambiance, service and food. When stepping foot into GW, you are transported...More

Thank TomBucci
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Stopped here as we missed some other stops in Salisbury, big mistake,Rustic setting, lots of GW stuff on the walls,Ordered local beer, bit pricey.had to ask for bread which was good,warm, some cornbread and cranberry flatbread, glad I asked. burger was :okay",my cobb salad was...More

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The food was outstanding and the service was good. We were just there with another couple and everything we had was delicious. It was a week night and the noise level was low and easy to talk to our friends in. The portions are generous...More

Thank etnbanker
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped on a Saturday afternoon for drinks and lunch. Lovely outdoor setting if you wish but we relaxed at the quaint bar (no tv) and met some nice people Timing left us with a limited menu but loved the crab cakes and plenty of...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went for a lovely dinner on a Tuesday evening in May. It was modestly crowded but we were able to get a table away from the noise. In the warmer weather I have heard tables outside are very nice but it was barely 50...More

Thank Just22cute
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We dined for dinner and had that evening's special, a turkey dinner. The other diners had excellent choices as well. The ambiance of the restaurant is wonderful.

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Atmosphere feels authentic for a early American tavern, But it needs a good cleaning and some TLC. Food was OK bit pricey for what you got. They have dailey specials. Crab cakes OK, Burger OK soup OK Service friendly, but a bit unorganized. May try...More

1  Thank 98999Mike
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happygogirl
29 May 2017|
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Response from MaryKay M | Reviewed this property |
No, I'm sorry but we don't have a restaurant for the general public, only the breakfast buffet which is open for guests of the hotel from 7am to 10 am on Saturdays and Sundays.
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tedhistory
5 November 2015|
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Response from HollyWhoLoves2Travel | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Ask the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Bee Brook Rd, Washington Depot, CT 06794-1503
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Washington Depot
  • Phone Number: +1 860-868-6633
  • E-mail
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