We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Danny O's Bar & Grille

Bar, Pub, American
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
458 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4518
+1 203-924-6066
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 11: English reviews
Level Contributor
65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

And for a very good reason!.. often misunderstood as just a pub, but let's face it folks beer is beer unless your brewing your own!... so what gives with this long running establishment?..... it a hidden jewel that's what!.... this est is a step above your average pub and better quality and portion than a Chili, Benigans, longhorns,hooters ect.... the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Zetti74
Warwick, New York
Level Contributor
110 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Went her with a group of friends for a late dinner. Had never been before, and did not know what to expect. Parking in the back. Kind of a local hangout very basic but people were nice. Only one waitress and the place was full so service was slow but not her fault. Had burgers and sandwiches with fries, food... More 

Helpful?
Thank DJ7933
Shelton, Ct
Level Contributor
40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Great food and staff make this always an enjoyable experience. Plentiful parking in rear.I find other patrons in the bar area are great local down to earth people.

Helpful?
1 Thank lforish
Shelton, Connecticut
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 November 2014

A great local place for burgers fries strong drinks and fun. I grew up going to this bar from everything to birthday parties sporting events right down to those weekday nights when nobody felt like cooking. Fast forward a few years later and here I am still singing my heart out on Saturday night karaoke at the back table with... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank rockdefdiva
Shelton, Connecticut
Level Contributor
73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Danny O's Downtown is now closed. The owner retired and moved out of state, although his brother is still running the River Rd Danny O's. The picture attached to the name and address above is for Downtown Danny O's, not the River Rd restaurant. New owners will soon be opening the downtown restaurant under a new name, with new interior,... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank felicitym14
albany
Level Contributor
52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2013

been there two times now, tried buffalo shrimp- was overcooked, lightly burnt, and was oily. The next time I tried buffalo chicken wings, wings were very oily, and actually tasted of oil instead of the buffalo sauce. The beers are good, but I found them a little pricey, as was the items on the menu. The waitresses are pleasant, and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Heartforu
Shelton, Connecticut
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Usually stop in about once or twice a week for food and beers. The addition of the outdoor patio is a great attraction in the summertime. The Green Room, located upstairs is perfect for private parties, we actually have our Fantasy Football Draft here every year. As for food, the major nachos are gigantic, and more than enough for two... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank John G
Stratford, Connecticut, United States
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2012

We usually go on weekends to get ourselves some good eating buffalo wings!!!! Also get the best french fries, crispy and ceasar salad!!!!....During the summer days, weather permitting, the roof opens up and/or the garage door goes up and can sit outside......the atmosphere isn't the greatest, but it's outside!!!!

Helpful?
1 Thank Michele B
Trumbull, CT
Level Contributor
30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2012

The food here was really good. However, when the restuarant/bar is smelly and dirty, you kinda worry about the kitchen. The "furnishings" are worn and crusty. Yet, the food was good. I guess they care more about the bar crowd.

Helpful?
Thank KT R
Shelton
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2012

I love the Grilled Chicken Ceasar Salad and the Great Sandwhiches not to mention the burgers are excellent!!!! Yumm!

Helpful?
1 Thank Sherri H

Travellers who viewed Danny O's Bar & Grille also viewed

 

Been to Danny O's Bar & Grille? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 458 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-4518
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Shelton
  • Phone Number: +1 203-924-6066

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Danny O's Bar & Grille staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?