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    Griswold Inn

    36 Main St, Essex, CT 06426-1132
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good28%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine bar” (33 reviews)
    “new england” (39 reviews)
    “tap room” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    There were many choices to choose from. I chose the beef short ribs which were very tasty. All the others at our table ordered other entrees but agreed that mine was the best. However, we agreed that all of us had excellent food. I would...More

    Thank MarilynSkipper
    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    Loved the Griswold Inn restaurant with good food and atmosphere. Over 200 years of history is on the walls of the restaurant and tavern and the food was excellent. We were there on a Monday night and the bar quickly filled up with patrons singing...More

    Thank Jeff M
    Response from Innkeeper1776, Owner at Griswold InnResponded 16 May 2017

    Hello Jeff! Greetings from The Gris! Thanks so much for taking the time to share your comments with the traveling public! You happened on one of our very spirited nights in the Tap Room and yes - the aptly-named Jovial Crew play EVERY Monday night...More

    Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

    I wanted to amend my review of the Gris that I made awhile ago-- in which I did not have the greatest food experience. This time was for an early lunch and I had one of the best salads that I have ever had in...More

    1  Thank viajera1968
    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

    Thank Tom D
    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    We have been going to the Griswold Inn for many years and simply love our visits. We stayed in a recently updated room and were so comfortable. The dinners were a delight with many a Yankee fare available on the menu. It was nice to...More

    Thank Nanny1Lorton
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 197 - US$ 209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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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 looking for LOVER'S QUARTERS ask for rooms in a renovated building across the street.You can make all..."
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    "Call them for a description of the rooms. The web site does not have good pictures of the rooms."
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    "Sorry...we just had dinner ha, ha...but there was a large group of people arriving for a wedding party...!"
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    "We did not stay at the hotel, only went there for lunch."
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