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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“wine bar”(38 reviews)
“new england”(42 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Griswold Inn for my husband's birthday and started in the Tap Room for drinks and onto the dining room for dinner. The piano player was outstanding and drinks were reasonably priced. Dinner was fantastic - we started with various menu options...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Beautifully old and rugged Inn - they've been serving and caring for guests since the Revolution - and they have a hoppin' pub too. Food is delicious, some classic, some new, and then you move over to the Pub for a wild night of music,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Griswold Inn was established in 1776. It is centrally located and, along with many of the buildings on Main Street, looks just like Williamsburg, VA. The present-day Inn is comprised of at least four houses clustered around Griswold Square. We were in Room #31,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Easter Dinner Buffet at "The Gris" over the weekend and LOVED IT! The food selection was vast- multiple types of salads, couscous, macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, mixed veggies, pork, stuffed chicken, carving and pasta stations and a multitude of desserts....More

Thank mptrvlr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in New York which is about an hour and a half from here and are so happy we decided to come for brunch...Our family from Connecticut has been here many times and when invited we joined them and were so happy we did....More

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Response from Innkeeper1776, Owner at Griswold InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Why thank you, "Christmas"! We're delighted you enjoyed our spot and appreciate you sharing your comments with the traveling public. We look forward to your return visit. While you were here for our famous Sunday Hunt Breakfast, as you may have discovered, there are many...More

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$ 183 - US$ 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 183 - US$ 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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24 June 2017|
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My room did not
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Lori G
17 June 2017|
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Response from Innkeeper1776 | Property representative |
Sorry to say - there are no laundry facilities for guests on property. Essex Laundry, however, is within 5 minutes from the Inn.
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"If it is windy take a room in the rear of the hotel."
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"Essex is a quiet, quaint, charming town that slows down to a whisper by 9:00 pm. Noise is not a problem."
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"Enjoy the brunch!!!"
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"If looking for quiet, ask to be away from the taproom."
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