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J Timothy's Taverne

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American, Bar, Pub
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143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2021
+1 860-747-6813
11:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 23:30
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great experience every time. This place has the BEST wings ever. Their dirt wings are to die for and it is a MUST stop every time I come home to visit from Florida. The atmosphere is amazing and the service is always top notch, they never skip a beat!!

Thank eswaggins
Plainville, Connecticut
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It's a Very quaint place with excellent food. I've been there many times for different reasons. I love it there. If you're looking for ambiance this is the place for you. The fireplaces are lit and can be a romantic dining place for your special date.

Thank RetiredWomen
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there with family! Everything was just amazing! The wings and ribs were out of this world!! The waitstaff were wonderful and a lot of fun! It was crowded but definitely worth the wait! We will surely be going back again!!

Thank Maxine S
Newington, Connecticut
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I come here atleast once a week. They honestly do have the best dirt wings I have ever had. They always have new beers on tap and a wide selection to choose from. Yes it does get very busy but that is a good thing. Everyone I've brought here loves it. Go. You won't regret it.

Thank techun1
Southington, Connecticut
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101 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant in as a historic building. The food is out standing with a wide variety of drink specials and beer. They are USA renowned for their award-winning buffalo wings. Must make a stop here if you are in the area.

Thank CTCOP5542092827
Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my fifth go at Timothy's. It was the first time I went ahead and endured the ridiculous wait (an hour last night) for a table in the dining room. Twice before I just left and the other two times finagled a seat at the bar. The wings live up to their reputation, my party having split a 20... More 

Thank Tomeegee
Atlanta, Georgia
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

This was the second time I have been to J. Tonight's in the past three months. It's worth multiple visits to try various menu items. I had the short ribs with mashed potatoes and sauteed vegetables. Food came out in a very short time and was perfect. Both servers at the bar were knowledgeable in both the food and wide... More 

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Kannapolis, North Carolina
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82 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

While visiting from NC on business, J Timothy's was a "must eat" recommendation from a colleague in Bristol. It did not dissapoint. He suggested the teriyaki dirty wings. Hands down the best wings I've ever eaten. Dirty means, "the wings are fried, tossed in sauce, then re-fried". My main entree was the autumn pork chop: infused with apple cider and... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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111 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

This place was highly recommended by the locals. The atmosphere is warm and homey, with a touch of a "log cabin" feel to it. Service was outstanding and prompt. But it's all about the wings!! Load up, because they are fantastic. The beer selection was great too. Enjoy and Cheers!

Green Mountains
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Arrived just before 5pm on a Saturday and the place was packed, and I mean packed. They do not take reservations. Our party had a total of 6 beers and all of them were warm. The dirt wings were good, but not out of this world. The prime rib was excellent, but the brussel sprouts were undercooked. Service was good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2021
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Plainville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-747-6813

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?