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The Blue Hound Cookery


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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cookery and taproom located in the center of Ivoryton across from the Ivoryton Playhouse. Casual dining for lunch dinner and late night. New taproom opened with ct craft beers.
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Cajun & Creole, American
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and was met by the owner who was serving as hostess, bartender and waiter. She was very outgoing and personable. Kept me entertained while also handle other in the restaurant. She offered up suggestions and I took one with the B.LG.T and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 190aaronw
Reviewed 18 January 2019

Across the street from the Ivoryton PlayHouse. Stopped in for drinks and Food after a show. Sat next to the cast, Fun place to eat.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank corrinesdad
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

We went here over the weekend and all 4 of us had great meals. The menu leans toward New Orleans, southern type food. Portions are a good size and the food is good, and the service is warm and friendly. Although we were told it's...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jodig408
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We are so lucky to have such a fun place like this in our neighborhood. The owners are so pleasant. You always feel welcomed. We have never ever had a bad meal here. Very consistent.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lillydog3
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

2 couples. Can only make reservation for 5 or more. ( only open till 9 pm!) So we arrived right at 5;50 pm. No problem getting a table on a Friday nt. Pre theater. Sat right down. Very small dining room. So early arrival a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gourmandCT
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Our family of six were headed to the Essex Steam train a week after Labor Day and looking to grab lunch beforehand. We literally stumbled upon Ivoryton as we knew it was very close to the train station. We first went to the Blue Hound...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank William R
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Everyone of the plates were great ! Scallops, shrimp,chicken, and more Scallops and not pictured was my crab cakes which were terrific! Husband had crab cakes also but last time fried oysters which are outrageous!! Went back today for lunch !! Great cheeseburgers done perfectly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Agnes W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We were there with a group before a play. Our waitress was welcoming and friendly, but seemed to have to go ask someone else whenever someone in our group had a question. Service was prompt and aware that we had a time we needed to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jim G
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve been several times; at tables and at the bar. Last night we sat at the bar and had a really nice time. Spoke to out of towners in for the show, then later, more locals. Friendly town. And really great food. Both had specials,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank alisa62
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The offering is clear...southern food with a Louisiana twist. The menu looks AWESOME. The place is always packed (watch out for times the theater across the street is open!). And while some of our food was amazing (corn bread), some of it very good (mushroom...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Tezajovy
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