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The Wooden Spoon Family Restaurant

217 Pompey Hollow Rd, Ashford, CT 06278-1544
+1 860-429-3825
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“home fries” (4 reviews)
“hash” (3 reviews)
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217 Pompey Hollow Rd, Ashford, CT 06278-1544
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Having just run in their town's 5k, a bunch of us went over for breakfast. We asked to move a couple of tables together and the owner strictly forbid it. We ended up having to separate without a problem, but the owner was completely annoyed...More

Thank Kat B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Hidden in a little plaza, in a little country New England town is this gem! We have been here three times for breakfast in the last 3 months. The hash is delicious. Omelets are very good. We would love to come back for dinner. Remember...More

Thank Tamba5
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The owner is an outstanding gourmet chef and constantly changes things up with specials, etc. They also save you a few bucks by taking cash-only (no credit charges so it's passed on to you), and there's an ATM available. When autumn comes so does the...More

Thank Gonzo2182
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Year round, we love their breakfast. It's always fresh and interesting. Just like home cooked! We are in the area mostly during the summer. We discovered they offer some night dinners. The dinner is amazing!! The food was terrific and the service spectacular. Dessert was...More

1  Thank Ardgroome
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Quite good corned beef hash omelette. But Caesar with grilled chicken very pedestrian. Coffee decent, but a refill never offered. Not worth a destination trip. But kind of cute if you find yourself there.

Thank jaz79h
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Located at the intersection of US 44 and SR 74 it occupies half of building. There is ample parking and the menu is typical of a breakfast/lunch restaurant. I have been intrigued by The Wooden Spoon for years, but living a distance away, never found...More

1  Thank JHAllen
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a little gem in a the most unlucky of spots. Treat yourself to excellent food, prepared with care and served at fair prices. The pork schnitzel was outstanding !!! Scalloped Potatoes hot and just sooo good. This is the type of place...More

1  Thank Conncoupple
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Pulled in here mid-way on a road trip across New England and found it ideal with great service and generous portions of quality food. Spot on for what we expected. Great place - seems to be popular with locals, so always a good sign. A...More

Thank Debian12
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here. Food was yummy but the flies were persistent. That's nasty. That means the place needs cleaning. Upfront was acceptable, so.....

Thank HillyBushers
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I eat there now and then for breakfast, i'm not a big eater and i order portions, doesn't seem to bother them as long as they are happy and the price is fair.

Thank mikeA783LG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Pompey Hollow Rd, Ashford, CT 06278-1544
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Ashford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-429-3825
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