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    Griswold Inn

    36 Main St, Essex, CT 06426-1132
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    • Excellent51%
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    • Average11%
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    “wine bar” (33 reviews)
    “new england” (39 reviews)
    “tap room” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    We had lunch after viewing the eagles on the CT river cruise. The food was excellent and atmosphere was very comfortable. A great 'tavern' feel with some Guiness, perfect! I encourage everyone to try it. I hear this is the oldest continuously operating tavern in...More

    Thank James N
    Response from Innkeeper1776, Owner at Griswold InnResponded 12 February 2017

    Griswold Greetings! Thanks so much for taking the time to share your comments! We think it's the perfect spot to enjoy before or after a winter adventure out on the River but, of course, we are a bit biased! :) The Griswold Inn is one...More

    Reviewed 3 February 2017

    Three of us went for dinner. My wife had grilled salmon. It was OK but kind of dry and tasteless. Our friend had baked stuffed shrimp. It was good but not very tasty. I had roast lamb shank. The gravy was overwhelming, the vegetables were...More

    Thank William B
    Response from Innkeeper1776, Owner at Griswold InnResponded 12 February 2017

    It is unfortunate that you did not enjoy your recent experience with us. Your comments have been shared with members of our staff. As you enjoyed the wine...May we suggest a visit to The Griswold Inn Wine Bar, an entirely different culinary experience. In addition...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

    There's a lot to love here. The Inn is beautiful with, a restraunt, a pub and a wine bar. The rooms range from quaint to sprawling. And the location, (see pictures) is my favorite. The Inn is located on Main Street in Essex and at...More

    Thank conradusa
    Response from Innkeeper1776, Owner at Griswold InnResponded 12 February 2017

    Greetings from the Gris! We greatly appreciate your enthusiastic endorsement of both the Inn and Essex! Your images beautifully capture our special town and corner of the world that the Nature Conservancy has deemed one of the "last great places" and Patricia Schultz in 1000...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    The rooms are Bed and breakfestish in appearance and older, but tastefully done. The restaurant is always awesome (both of these are expensive though) The restaurant also has another restaurant attached to the building over on the right if your outside facing it. (cannot remember...More

    Thank Michael S
    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    Had a light lunch on MLK day. Food was good. Waitress was very apathetic. Asked about food ingredients for a severe allergy and felt like we were just an annoyance. Asked about the style of Clam chowder and response was " i dunno I don't...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$197 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    Lori G
    17 June 2017|
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    Response from Innkeeper1776 | Property representative |
    Sorry to say - there are no laundry facilities for guests on property. Essex Laundry, however, is within 5 minutes from the Inn.
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    "If looking for LOVER'S QUARTERS ask for rooms in a renovated building across the street.You can make all..."
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    "Call them for a description of the rooms. The web site does not have good pictures of the rooms."
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    "We did not stay at the hotel, only went there for lunch."
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