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Sesame Seed

68 W Wooster St, Danbury, CT 06810-7743
+1 203-743-9850
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“hummus” (34 reviews)
“lamb” (5 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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68 W Wooster St, Danbury, CT 06810-7743
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Reviews (108)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is another restaurant we've been going to for years (decades) that I guess I've never reviewed for TA. Sesame Seed was in Business before we moved into the area in the mid-70's to give you some idea of how successful this restaurant has been....More

Thank snorkelingfan46
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Fresh food and friendly service. Low key atmosphere for lunch. Had the gryo and it was tasty and satisfying. French fries were ok, but that's not what I came for. Will come back again when in town.

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 21 December 2016

When you arrive at a strange town and spot with no expectations and just reviews on the web......and it's a grand slam fantastic place!!!!! Unique and cool from the outside. Even cooler and nostalgic inside. Worth a visit just just to look around. Great selection...More

Thank thomasjohnlynch
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I've been there a few times and it's always been good. The dining room is filled with vintage toys, and other antiques. If you like that sort of thing, cool. If won't be your cup of tea. The service is friendly, and the place has...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 13 November 2016

It's the lights that get you first. Strings of twinkly lights in the windows, the ceiling and maybe even the floor, I can't remember. It's like magical bookstore from a bygone era, turned into a welcoming cafe that beckons you from the road: "Come in!...More

Thank jhc106
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I came here based on a recommendation from a local. I really liked the character of the restaurant. The servers were friendly and provided great service. The food was also delicious. The only issue was that they didn't have enough shawarma patties for my meal,...More

Thank Steggie86
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Their signature salad with feta is a must - add grilled chicken for a healthy, hearty meal. The hummus is the best by far & any of the daily specials are worth a try.

Thank zak223
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This cute little house (turned into restaurant) with TONS of fun memorabilia, has the best hummus in the world! I get their Tahini on my salad, as a dressing, since I am not a fan of the lemon dressing it typically comes with (most people...More

Thank sds
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Called to make sure they were open and could take our party of 5 at 7PM. First phone call they answered, but said "hold on" put the phone down and then never returned to the phone. I called back, they answered and said yes, they...More

Thank David_The_Blue
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I went couple times already great food good services old antique decorations really cool if you are looking to have a nice quite night sesame seed I see the place to be

Thank 973yerim
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Nearby Attractions
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Kid friendly?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
23:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 W Wooster St, Danbury, CT 06810-7743
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Danbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-743-9850
  • E-mail
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