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Dere Street

33 Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2129
+1 203-304-9356
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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33 Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2129
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time here. Made a reservation, was seated promptly, then it started filling up. Real cool place. I had a beet salad and my wife the caesar salad. Dinner I had mussels and she had fish and chips. Go for it. You will not be...More

Thank bobbylupo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice restaurant. There is a nice deck that overlooks the flagpole area. Food is excellent, as are the drinks. Prime rib on Sunday!

Thank WorldT326
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were tired damp and hungry today and so hit trip advisor to see what was nearby. Brit food is not a likely find in CT! Or anywhere outside of NYC but what a treat! We love fish and chips and have had them on...More

Thank jkjdkc
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Dere Street Restaurant Bar and Bakery Located in Newtown Connecticut. I had dinner there this evening with my family and had a wonderful experience. Atmosphere was nice, staff is very friendly, and our dinners by Kevin Deluca was outstanding!!!! He should be head chef, with...More

Thank Lmelby
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Probably the best place in Newtown. Food is great, great service, just an amazing experience. I’ve gone back several times.

Thank 247grantu
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Finally! We now have a “go to” restaurant that we know will never disappoint! The ambiance is immaculate, the staff is delightful and the food is the best We have had in a long time. Four of us went on a Saturday night. As we...More

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

On one of the coldest nights of the year; about 1°F, I decided to venture out and finally try Dere Street. I was handsomely rewarded with one of the best dinners I've had in a long time. The atmosphere is very conducive to dining, no...More

Thank FallLine14687
DereStreet, Owner at Dere Street, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

What a nice review you gave us. Thank you so much for giving us a try, we are so happy you enjoyed your evening! This coming Friday, the 19th we will be introducing our winter menu, our 8th menu change since we opened in March...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I was so excited to bring my parents, who are both British, to Dere Street, and I can honestly say I was NOT disappointed! The staff was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable of their drinks and food. The cocktails were not only tasty but really beautifully...More

Thank familyoffourct
DereStreet, Owner at Dere Street, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for the nice review and for bringing your parents to the restaurant. We are launching our winter menu this weekend so come back and see us soon. Best regards, David Cooper Owner cell: 203-364-7036

Reviewed 2 January 2018

My wife and I went to Dere St Restaurant to celebrate her birthday. In our opinion it is best place to eat in Newtown. Modern setting, friendly and helpful staff, excellent food, reasonable prices. We will certainly be going back.More

Thank Bygollyman
DereStreet, Owner at Dere Street, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for saying such nice things about us and for giving us a try. We are so happy you enjoyed your evening and that your wife had a lovely birthday! This coming Friday, the 19th we will be introducing our winter menu, our 8th...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

My friend and I were driving by the Dere Street restaurant the other day, and decided to stop in for a late lunch. We had hardly stepped in the door when a young girl, standing behind the bar chatting with two people seated at the...More

Thank greenwichite2017
DereStreet, Owner at Dere Street, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Your review keeps getting taken down by Trip Advisor sir and not by me since you have not dined at the restaurant. Your review is full of innuendos, heresay and opinion. Quite frankly your one star review looks silly amongst all the 5 star reviews...More

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Hours Monday – CLOSED Tuesday – CLOSED Breakfast Saturday – Sunday 10am – 11:30am (Memorial Day – Labor Day – Summer Brunch will be served 10am – 3pm instead of breakfast) Lunch Wednesday-Friday 11:30pm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2129
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-304-9356
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