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Anthony J's Bistro

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6 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2614
+1 860-536-0448
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Anthony J's is the perfect date night dinner. The food is always very good and the atmosphere is great for an intimate dinner with someone special.

Thank dolly325
Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Very unusual in that there are beautiful stones as part of the wall next to intimate booths. Of course, there is also a bar and restaurant side. Between 4 & 6 p.m. wine/beer are half price! When have you paid $3.50 for a glass of wine lately?? Service was great, as was the food. A definite place to put on... More 

Thank Relax76
Edwardsville, Illinois
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Excellent Italian restaurant with a romantic atmosphere. In addition to a regular dining room, the bar area offers a pub-like setting with dark wood, fireplace and plenty of ambiance.

Thank bhutton5
Mystic, Connecticut
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Anthony J's is a small, intimate restaurant with a great menu sure to please. The Happy hour features great discounts on some of the appetizers and is a favorite place of the locals.

Thank welltraveled97
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wonderful food and great service every time. Atmosphere is warm, service quite good. This is a very popular place, can be a little noisy (the curse of most restaurants today!), but have never been disappointed. Worth the price.

Thank kate m
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326 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We chose this at random and had to wait half an hour for a table. But waited at the bar and had a couple of excellent drinks. The tables were maybe a little close together, but not so much that you felt intruded on, but popular restaurants have to pack them in. And this must be popular with locals because... More 

Thank Pete R
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Steamer clams and seared scallops called to us and rewarded our tastebuds, washed with a couple of drafts, and quenched our travel weary need for something that felt like home. Pleasant staff and responsive kitchen left us totally satisfied. I don't know if locals eat here, but it felt like they should. I would!

Thank BillBraithwaite
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Went here last year and had a great time with a bunch of guys for a Bachelor night. Returned a few weeks ago on vacation...late afternoon early dinner about 4PM...no wait. Not a lot of waiting around here...salads...stone cold from the fridge...arrived before our drinks...bread was good... Lousy Calamari ... breaded and seemed to be sautéed in cold oil...some edges... More 

Thank wooguy
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I work locally in another restaurant and have worked in may others aswell. Me and my girlfriend frequent this establishment once or twice a month because we love the food and atmosphere. But, today we walked in around 230 pm on a monday, and drove 30 minutes to get there. when we walked in there was No one at the... More 

Thank JohnsonERyan
Boston, Massachusetts
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

My husband and I are visiting Mstic For a few days. We visited this restaurant yesterday for dinner. Bad move. The restaurant was small, dark and poor lighting. The tables are very close together. The service I will say was very good. However, the food terrible. I had eggplant parm. The noodles were chewy and not cooked well. The dish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Holmes St, Mystic, CT 06355-2614
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-536-0448

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?