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The Tea Kettle Restaurant

1395 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1700
+1 860-577-5039
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pancakes” (16 reviews)
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American, Healthy, Cafe, Diner, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1395 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have always liked the Tea Kettle but today was such a disappointment especially when bringing an out-of-towner there for what I thought would be another good breakfast. We waited, patiently I might add, for our order after being told it would be a 30...More

Thank marabeth g
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just arrived home from a real disappointing experience at the Tea Kettle. We arrived at 9:00- the second party in line to be seated. The greeter asked us if we would sit outside - sure, beautiful morning and we had a 22 month old with...More

Thank marcie54
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I know Sunday mornings are busy when it comes to breakfast, but this turned into one wait after the other. The dude at the door told us it would be a five minute wait, and he didn't look too happy about the fact that any...More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We went 2-3 years ago, when this place was newer. It was awful. So, time passed and we decided to give it another shot. THIS IS THE WORST RUN RESTAURANT WE HAVE EVER SEEN. The person waiting on us was clueless, things were dirty, the...More

2  Thank B R
Papiaaron , Owner at The Tea Kettle Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Hey sorry for the inconvenience and service problem. We just remodeled the whole restaurant and can see how it’s dirty! That’s for review.

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We tasted their chowder at a cook-off last fall so today when we were in town we decided to try their restaurant. We were a bit shocked by the prices - most breakfast and lunch choices were north of $11 - so we went for...More

1  Thank Hick_from_CT
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I met someone who mentioned that the food was good at a The Tea Kettle so I decided to try it. Very cute w tea kettles everywhere very clean with a friendly staff. I had a breakfast special which was a feta spinach omelet w...More

Thank Iceknows
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My friend and I decide we venture out fit Breafast instead of staying local, we went to Od Saybrook to find a place she has been before, place closed down , so checked Siri on my phone came up with The Tea Kettle which was...More

Thank 9954mike
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of choices. Food was very good. Homemade cornbeef hash very good. Service a little slow. Cute place

Thank Jan27Ct
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Went for brunch with family , Execfelent , friendly staff , kids friendly, excellent pancakes, great eggs Benedict with different choices of meat , all meats chef creations

Thank ivana m
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We stopped in Old Saybrook en route from Cape Cod to NYC. The place we planned to go for lunch was inexplicably closed even though on line they indicated they were open so, not wanting to spend a lot of time researching an alternative, we...More

Thank Trup
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20 February 2017|
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Response from Papiaaron | Property representative |
Coconut flour, tapioca flour and eggs is the base.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Private Dining, Parking Available, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1395 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-1700
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-577-5039
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Check out our newly remodeled restaurant. With calm bright earthy colors and soft seats. Watch one of our chefs cook up your food. Enjoy Paleo, Gluten Free, Organic, Vegatreian at this famous breakfast, lunch and brunch family restaurant also seen on Food Network website. All about the customers here. Fresh baked muffins and pastries. Our fresh baked cinnamon swirl bread for our French toast and jumbo fresh pancakes and flavorful Belgium waffles are people's choice. Fresh baked Cajun turkey breast to amazing shrimp wrap. Our fresh never canned corned beef hash that will win you over. Not to stop there we cut all of our fries and sweet potato fries daily. Oh yes we also make our fresh potato chip at the restaurant daily too... Over 26 different special pancakes with over 15 burgers on the wall. We have a private room that fits 14 people and we do Easter, Mother’s Day and Father’s Day brunch buffet every year and sell out.
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