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Olio Restaurant & Bar

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33 Kings Hwy, Groton, CT 06340-3542
+1 860-445-6546
Today
11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Disguised from the outside by the large parking lot and well trafficked roads, Olio has a charm once you are inside which is only surpassed by the delicious food and the comfortable service....

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Thank Peter B
Waterford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the fresh ingredients and how they offer some favorites as well as push the envelope with some flavors that you may not normally use.

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Thank bclapsadle22
Worcester, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner with another couple. Every ones meals were top notch. Great selection and staff! Price was reasonable and I highly recommend!

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LeysaB, Owner at Olio Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you so much! More 

Fairfield, Connecticut
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The food here is EXCELLENT! OMG the hotel we stayed at recommended it and I'm glad we took their advice! First off the bread was yummy....warm and they had an oil mixture for dipping. We had some kind of a fish roll up and calamari for appetizers that were out of this world tasty. My husband and I had shrimp,... More 

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Thank tweety3380
LeysaB, Manager at Olio Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience. It is very much appreciated. Glad you enjoyed it so much. Thank you again! More 

New London, Connecticut
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Food was great. Staff very friendly. We will be back. Place was clean. I hate doing long reviews!!!!

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Thank Lisa_smith15
Eastham, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We had not been to Olios in several years. They prepare each meal individually, which is nice for me due to being gluten free for Medical reasons. Wemlook forward to returning there as one of our favorite places and recommend it highly!

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Thank Kristina M
Oakdale, Connecticut
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Dee Dee and Mary covered our table and were excellent and very conversant. Menu options wer varied and we substituted a sauce in one of our entrees.

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Thank Richard N
Norwalk, CT
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

I found this place on the way back from the casinos I saw that it had to be some decent reviews so I figured I'd give it a try. The place has great atmosphere good food and very friendly staff. The restaurant is also right off the highway which makes it convenient I would definitely try it again !

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Thank Millied
Groton, Connecticut
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

On the contrary to the two previous reviews, I would have to say that our experience was great! It's Phenomenal! We are a military family with kids and we were kind of hesitant to bring our kids to a fine dining restaurant. Our server Marisol was very accomodating even with the kids. We felt her warm welcome and suggested kids... More 

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Thank CSUSNwife
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My Son's family and I had a wonderful meal but when we didn't order cocktails the waitress stopped being attentive. We needed more water and our waitress was nowhere around until we needed the check. To bad that a waitress can ruin a other wise great experienced.

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Thank Frannk S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Kings Hwy, Groton, CT 06340-3542
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Groton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-445-6546

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Narragansett RI
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?