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The Ancient Mariner

$$ - $$$,
451 Main St, Ridgefield, CT 06877-4513
+1 203-438-4771
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average35%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
21 Dec 2017
“Bar food”
4 Oct 2017
“I hit this place whenever I am in town”
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
451 Main St, Ridgefield, CT 06877-4513
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Nothing special. Smells like beer. Typical bar food with average pricing. Wings are fair at best. Dark and depressing atmosphere.

Thank mark s
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I love this place - its a no thrills, good ol' fashion New England Bar! The wings are awesome and my wife loves the salads! Great beers on tap. The staff is friendly. The wine sucks but then again its a pub - not a...More

Thank Drew Y
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Last tome i was here was in 1991 & it is the same place as it ever was, & I mean that in a good way. Good comfort food, good beer & liquor drinks. Try the lobster roll, or one of their burgers.

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Mariner is the place you come back to, when your soul has wandered. They are dear friends because they care.

Thank eileenbwhite
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The Ancient Mariner is a Ridgefield oldie but goodie--come here to watch the game, throw back a beer, and munch on sandwiches, burgers, etc. Laid back and unapologetic! This is not fine dining but fun dining (but the food is good)

Thank oliver57
Reviewed 13 December 2015

had dinner here with family, service was good however food was mediocre. nothing bad but nothing really exceptional.

Thank Scubaman628
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Great long-time local restaurant; very good food and relaxing atmosphere. Friendly and comfortable to go with friends or family and converse.

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

I've only eaten here three times-"dining" would be too high falluting a term. My first optimistic visit was voluntary, and two took place after being persuaded to return by colleagues. What I don't understand is how a restaurateur can run an establishment that has an...More

Thank Patkriss
Reviewed 13 June 2015

it's so so, bar seems to be okay. Food is average. Portions are good. Fish 'n chips and stuff like that. Not my cup-a-tea. But a friend of mine loves it. Seating is rustic.

Thank dieteraz
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We hadn't been to the Mariner since they introduced their new (at the time) young chef, who had been a finalist on one of the Cooking Challenges on TV. I imagine that he moved on since the menu was back to being typical of what...More

Thank revrpb619
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 Main St, Ridgefield, CT 06877-4513
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Ridgefield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-438-4771
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