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Cooking Co

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1610 Saybrook Rd, Haddam, CT 06438-1323
+1 860-345-8008
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10:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 19:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Haddam, Connecticut
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Always good , quality tasty food.Lemon parmesean bowtie salad really a great summer meal.Delicious cookies and desserts.

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Thank jamhaj1
Bondsville, Massachusetts
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234 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

In the area to visit some of the attractions and asked the bartender at Goodspeed Opera House for luncheon suggestions. Recommended the Cooking Co and a visit there confirmed his choice. For either take out or eat-in, the choices are numerous. A travel buddy and I decided to share Orange Chipotle-Glazed Chicken, Salmon Cakes, and Fettucine Salad w/Gorgonzola, Basil &... More 

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Thank Bernie O
Essex, Connecticut
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90 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I have been going to The Cooking Company for years. The place is run so perfectly with the best help, selections and quality. There are no shortcuts in any of the dishes. I usually get the salad bar because you pick out everything from beans, chopped eggs, you name it. The daily specials are inventive and wonderfully different. I am... More 

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Thank Harley M
East Haddam, Connecticut
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

I've never eaten in their dining area, but over the past 10 years their take-out never disappoints!! Their creative salads, sides, and main dishes have always been mouth watering for me and my hubby. The menu specials are super whether for lunch or dinner. I especially love the way they cook salmon. There's plenty of dishes to choose from to... More 

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Thank Michelle S
Haddam, Connecticut, United States
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

I like the food. Clearly they have nailed the way to sell food - desplaying the dishes with lots of color and good lighting. I like to get a main dish and grilled veggies. I like the huge biscotti and their coffee too. The salads are mixed on the spot and the choices are a good variety. Sometimes its too... More 

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Thank KarKratz
Killingworth, Connecticut
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285 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

When you don't want to make dinner this is the place to stop. I love it because it's right on the way home. The food here just seems healthier than the typical takeout (I don't know if it is). It's not greasy or fried but I suspect it still has quite a bit of fat. Their salads are great so... More 

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Thank MM8803
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

I stop in and pick up food to take home one or two times a week. I have yet to get a bad meal. The food is really good. My only complaint is the expense. They can be pretty expensive.

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Thank Lucylu144
Deep River, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Great selection of warm entrees as well as sandwiches and salads made to order. They also have pre made meals to take home. Great service and food.

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Thank yendor22
hartford
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

Excellent to go foods, more on the gourmet side. Prices are great and just great food. It is an eat in place with lots of character.

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Thank jthyatt
New York
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014

Service rude, food not great-who puts a thick layer of cheese on pulled pork...adds weight? and mustard has horseradish-they don't tell you this. Otherwise cute shop and they have stonewall kitchen stuff for sale.

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Thank sherita m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 19:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 Saybrook Rd, Haddam, CT 06438-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Haddam
  • Phone Number: +1 860-345-8008

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