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Rookies - CLOSED

51 Shunpike Rd Ste 14, Cromwell, CT 06416-2497
+1 860-635-1860
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good17%
  • Average32%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible17%
12 Sep 2014
“Name change continued the slide downhill”
19 Jun 2014
“was a great place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
51 Shunpike Rd Ste 14, Cromwell, CT 06416-2497
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Reviewed 12 September 2014

Once upon a time I used to really enjoy coming here when this was Rookies. This was probably my third visit under the new name and all three visits were about the same. The service is about the same as it ever was which is...More

Thank jcharisman
Reviewed 19 June 2014

My husband and I spent every Thursday for happy hour and food. Happy hour is great. Food used to be great until they got rid of the cook and replaced him with someone who uses frozen products! Food is not so good no more. Maybe...More

Thank Lizmarie T
Reviewed 10 February 2014

I have never met such rude staff personnel - from the bouncer to the manager. Line was out the door and instead of getting another bouncer at the door they let the line continue to grow. It was very cold outside but they didn't care....More

Thank Pdkmurphy
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Ordered a house white during happy hour, at suggestion of server only to find when presented with bill that our wine wasn't a "House" choice. When we asked why, server said, "that's the way it is" Had to ask twice to see manager, then he...More

Thank cachingtraveler06457
Reviewed 30 April 2013

This was my first visit to Chicago Sam's due to a trivia contest being held there. The poor service started from the moment we walked in, with there being no hostess and having no idea where to go in the 10,000+ sq ft facility. After...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 29 January 2013 via mobile

I am at rookies all of the time! And for all of you saying the service is crap- screw you ! The service might be "'slack" bc the girls are SOOOO BUSY taking care of your negative butts complaining about your 1/2 lb $1.00BURGER!!! It...More

Thank Greatfood2013
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Drinks are well made, and good service. Bands are usually good entertainment on the weekends as well. And a great venue to watch sports. There are TVs EVERYWHERE!

Thank 12Dani12
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Used to be called rookies. Still a really good sports bar to go to. There are way more tvs inside now and booth upgrades but food is not good. I don't remember rookies food being this bad. Burger sliders were overcooked and dry. My friend...More

Thank jrtfoodie
Reviewed 19 October 2012

Used to be called Rookies If youre a sports fan and like bar foods and finger foods, this is your place. I thought there was a lot of energy there and it was as i wanted...Lots of noisy sports fans, several tv's and good food....More

Thank rodioCT
Reviewed 16 September 2012

I had very good food here on several occasions. However, I have also had very bad meals here as well. Sometimes the food comes out overcooked and the portions tend to vary.

Thank Renee V
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub
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  • Address: 51 Shunpike Rd Ste 14, Cromwell, CT 06416-2497
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Cromwell
  • Phone Number: +1 860-635-1860
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