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Black Rose Tavern - CLOSED

1076 Main St, Newington, CT 06111-2908
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good25%
  • Average23%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible19%
5 Jan 2016
“This restaurant has been out of business in Newington for over a year”
2 Sep 2014
“Not sure if we should have stopped in.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1076 Main St, Newington, CT 06111-2908
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Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

This place was never good. Poor service. Chefs were young kids. Lousy menu. Bar had warm beer. They catered to kerioke nights in their bar and it was always noisy and not very clean.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 3 September 2014

We went to the Black Rose because we had purchased a coupon. When we walked into the Black Rose, we were a little taken back with the outdated décor. The plastic rose’s hanging from the ceiling and the stenciled walls. There were some booths that...More

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 2 July 2014

This place has undergone name & management changes several times in recent years. We keep hoping they'll get it right. We last tried it with a special coupon discount which turned out not to impress us much either with savings or with food quality. We...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Happy Hour is great .servers get the orders right...but the food needs a lot of work, dried out nachos, with cheese you need a saw to cut threw , please improve the menu and the food and it will become a great local hangout

Thank JCorsaletti
Reviewed 21 May 2014

The very best. The food is excellent; the staff terrific, and loved the guitar player. Can hardly wait to go back.

Thank Jenny E
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Under new management, The Black Rose is a good place to listen to some great bands. It's local for me which is a plus. They must have a new chef because the food is really pretty good, I like the wings, and the chowder is...More

Thank trishamarie7
Reviewed 7 March 2014

Dined here once. We were eager to try the Black Rose Tavern which has been the location of so many restaurants that never quite make it! Our meal, as well as the service, was so mediocre that I refuse to give the Black Rose another...More

Thank Lizzieswish
Reviewed 9 February 2014

The place is a pit !!!!!!!!! The only reason I went there was to see a friend of mines band . The service is terriable . the Food is worse . I asked for a Mudslide . the waitress told me there blender was broke...More

Thank Raymond F
Reviewed 25 January 2014 via mobile

Go here. Downtown Newington CT. Above average beer selection. Burgers are good and there is a good selection. The Pesto Burger was really good. They have Sam Adams Cold Snap on tap which can be hard to find. 3 large tv's in the bar area....More

Thank Mattinct
Reviewed 13 December 2013

Was here for a "Paint Nite" outing (highly recommended) and left pretty unimpressed. The decor and layout are just strange. You walk directly into the far end of the bar and there are lots of little hallways and doors everywhere. The decor is strange with...More

Thank boog204
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1076 Main St, Newington, CT 06111-2908
    (Cedar Street)
  • Public Transportation: There is a public bus stop just a half block from our front door.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newington
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