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The Blackboard Cafe

541 Spring Street, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
+1 860-254-5689
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Great locals bar.

Great locals bar. Super friendly and very funny barkeep. Great selection of beers on tap. Good... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2016
Steve P
Stuart, Florida
Not Worth Anything

First off, not sure how this is listed as an attraction, it's just an awful bar with horrible... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2014
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5 May 2016
“Great locals bar.”
21 Aug 2014
“Not Worth Anything”
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541 Spring Street, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
+1 860-254-5689
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Reviewed 6 May 2016

Great locals bar. Super friendly and very funny barkeep. Great selection of beers on tap. Good place to eat and drink solo and meet locals. Very good chicken wings. Easy access and ample parking. Close to the airport hotels for the travelers.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 21 August 2014

First off, not sure how this is listed as an attraction, it's just an awful bar with horrible servce. Rude female staff that only pay attention to the male custumers. A friend even admitted he had much better service till I, a female showed up....More

Thank wanderlust81626
Reviewed 26 November 2012

I visited the place over Thanksgiving weekend and was the safe driver for the rest of my friends. I ordered a club soda charged 2 dollars, asked for a refill and the bartender said we don't do refiils. I was shocked! Who pays over 2...More

3  Thank n o
Reviewed 27 April 2012

I was charged 15 times the correct amount of my tab - I had ordered 3 dollar draft beers which would be a grand whopping total of $3 and was charged $45.50. I wasn't given my receipt before she just swiped my credit card, making...More

1  Thank K B
Reviewed 9 February 2012

I tend to go there almost everything Thursday night when they have dollar drafts (a select few). The beer is alright, mixed drinks are good, and the food (I always get the chicken tenders) is always hot. The bartenders are great and manage to keep...More

Thank CntryHrt
Reviewed 2 January 2012

food is terrible and the assistant manager on the weekends has no reason holding that title this place is a joke...

2  Thank Lovemygirls5
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