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Burke's Tavern

13 Hope St, Niantic, CT 06357-2447
+1 860-739-5033
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  • Terrible30%
23 Aug 2016
“Not the best”
29 Jul 2015
“Owners are clueless”
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American, Pub
13 Hope St, Niantic, CT 06357-2447
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped in for a quick bite and drinks. Place is a little run down. Food took forever to come out even though we were the first ones to order and the bar was not busy. Ordered a chicken wrap that was dripping...More

1  Thank Bethann123
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Craig has single handedly ruin Burkes with his horrible people skill, absolutely miserable work ethic (I'v never seen him do anything other than take money from drawer and leave). It's clear he has no restaurant experience and no intentions of learning it. He knows everything...More

2  Thank Sean M
Reviewed 5 December 2014

I have been here twice in the past month and even though there were not that many people there the service was very slow. We sat in a booth the first time and were completely ignored. The second time we sat at the bar and...More

1  Thank jagianelli
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

I have been here twice in the past month because the person I was with wanted to check it out. The first time we got there we sat at a booth to have a drink around 10 pm. There was only one person working and...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 30 October 2013

I don't really understand how this place stays in business- drinks are poured strong, but it is always empty. Uncomfortably so. Bartender was nice enough- she seemed familiar with most everyone who came through the door. A few people were brave enough to order the...More

1  Thank jessa794
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Employees are great and know the clientele very well. The owner (Craig)is just someone who wants to boss people around. The bar functions on its own. For the most most part a great place to go and watch people.

1  Thank Jtimorgan
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We have been to Burkes on several occasions to hear bands that we knew. We have often gotten appetizers which were fine. On one occasion we had the special dinner menu; a shared appetizer, we each got an entree and a bottle of wine for...More

2  Thank thinair6
Reviewed 14 March 2013

I don't understand the appeal of this bar. I can't think of one reason to go there. I've been twice, only because I was dragged along by coworkers who wanted to eat outside for lunch a couple of times. The first time, it was a...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Years ago this used to be a local hot spot that I spent many Friday nights at, but a couple owners and a recession later it has deteriorated to a dump. Horrible food, inattentive bartenders, and a run-down feel await you here. Keep driving and...More

Thank MattBart3975
Reviewed 9 January 2012

It is a tavern but it has some surprisingly good food.

Thank brdancer
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Restaurant Details

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American, Pub
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Hope St, Niantic, CT 06357-2447
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-739-5033
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