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Golden Lamb Buttery

499 Wolf Den Rd, Brooklyn, CT 06234-1421
+1 860-774-4423
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good5%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chateaubriand” (16 reviews)
“hash” (13 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
499 Wolf Den Rd, Brooklyn, CT 06234-1421
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

If you have never been the Golden Lamb Buttery at this time of the year is a magical excellent dining experience. Old world charm, a beautifully decorated old New England barn, exceptional service and outstanding food. It is like days of old where you go...More

Thank fredturtle
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I was here about 20 years ago and went back with our friend who lives locally. It did not disappoint. It's just such a beautiful atmosphere. The property is picturesque, quintessential New E. Beautiful and love seeing the animals. The place itself is like in...More

1  Thank missy53
Reviewed 18 October 2017

A group of colleagues had business in the 'quiet corner' of CT last month, so we decided to make a reservation at the Golden Lamb Buttery in Brooklyn, CT for lunch. We were a large group - 12 people, but when we arrived the staff...More

1  Thank Nooney2013
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I went to a buffet dinner for a Labrador club.I should have gone in daylight to see the surroundings...and to not get lost. I felt the food was mediocre. Altho , the corn pudding was outstanding! The ambience was pleasant but beware of flooring boards....More

Thank criedleaving
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This restaurant is in an old barn. The experience is great. after ordering the food we went on a hay ride around the property. When we got back we were seated in the hayloft and the food came shortly after. The servers are friendly and...More

Thank greg k
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food is excellent - the hay ride and music are a nice touch to a memorable evening. It's entertainment and a good meal, in a charming setting all in one.

Thank barbaracarter2017
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We went last night with our brother and sister in law. It was all around fabulous was hoping to see some fall foliage but the late seating and lack of foliage this time of year (?) was not great. It is a hike out to...More

1  Thank Sarah Kate L
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting, but the food falls short of its ambition. Very heavy selections, especially for lunch. Perhaps the menu could do with updating, including some lighter entrees. Soups are fine, especially the borscht, and the homemade lavender bread is aromatic and delicious. Try to sit...More

Thank Gammie8
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Have wanted to dine here for a long time. However the dinner meal requested attire is jacket & tie for the gentlemen; which seems odd considering before dinner, guests may continue enjoying their cocktails on a hayride around the thousand-acre farm. We opted for lunch...More

1  Thank SissyBiff2
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The menu always has several intriguing new dishes plus their famous hash (divine!) and the food is always delicious and beautifully presented. The service is excellent. And the ambience! It's the icing on the cake! Make a reservation as it is usually busy. We try...More

Thank Shirley M
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Maureen F
30 June 2016|
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Response from DRJ1963 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
Maureen F
30 June 2016|
Response from teresa729 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are--at least at lunch. They took mine.
David S
14 April 2016|
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Response from BenDillow | Reviewed this property |
Don't believe so, but the elegance of the dining experience, while not in the least bit formal (it is after all a huge old barn) really invites something commensurate. We have always dressed casually and comfortably, but... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 499 Wolf Den Rd, Brooklyn, CT 06234-1421
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 860-774-4423
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