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Hank's Dairy Bar

1006 Norwich Rd, Plainfield, CT 06374-1926
+1 860-564-2298
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good15%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (16 reviews)
“clam cakes” (11 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1006 Norwich Rd, Plainfield, CT 06374-1926
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the first time a few ago took a ride it was about 45 minutes away but worth the drive for the Lobster Roll will be back again very soon

Thank Kicharela1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s fun bringing the kids to get an ice cream and play outdoors. They have fried burgers, fries, some seafood and soft ice cream. Excellent food and fun.

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Thought we'd have a quick dinner on our way home from a local greenhouse. I haven't been to Hanks since I was a child. Thought for something quick, it would be better than a regular fast food joint. Was I wrong!! Maybe we should have...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Clam cakes and clam strip dinner hit the spot as usual. Great food and great atmosphere. I have never regretted ordering anything off the menu.

Thank josephhdrager54
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent food. No complaints at all!!!!! Would recommend to anyone!!!! Great location too!!! In plainfield on rt.12.

Thank lambiehead
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Food and the service are to die for, well almost. The fried clams are the best and the ice cream is the best soft serve in the area. Wish it was open all year long

Thank PlainfieldBill
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I feel over the years the quality in their food has declined and the pricing just increases pretty much every year. This is a dairy bar and is only open in the summer until early fall. The outside patio tables are nice and the kids...More

Thank m0mma0f2
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great stop ! You wont stay too long...all sun no shade !! The personalities of the window staff could use a do over

Thank sharon a
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

After a day checking out the beautiful sunflowers at buttonwood farm in Griswold, went to Hanks based in the reviews. Glad we decided to finish our weekend with delicious eats and atmosphere in the middle of Connecticut farm country. Pulling in looked like an old...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Food is overpriced. We had better food elsewhere. For the price it was not even big portions. We ordered the scallops and it was tiny.

Thank douangdyr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1006 Norwich Rd, Plainfield, CT 06374-1926
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Plainfield
  • Phone Number: +1 860-564-2298
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