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Dakota of Rocky Hill

1489 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1301
+1 860-257-7752
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (68 reviews)
“steak” (96 reviews)
“carving station” (10 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1489 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1301
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the decor, great artifacts all around, cozy, great salad bar - though they have too small plates- makes a mess as you try & fill it😩. Husband ordered the salmon - did not like the mustard sauce at all. I ordered a baked potato...More

Thank Beverly61
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I frequently go to the Brunch Buffet which they gave Sat. and Sun. Most of the time it is with my family and other times is just the two of us. Either way it is always a good time and good food. Did I say...More

Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I had the fish and chips and it was excellent. Great waitstaff, great price, quick service, large portions, comfortable seating, clean seating area and nicely decorated. I will be returning to sample more of their menu.

Thank George L
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Loved the look of the restaurant. It was warm, cozy and inviting. Service was attentive and friendly. The food was fine. I did not care for the beer batter bread served first. My steak was tasty but very fatty. Garlic mashed potatoes were good. Salad...More

Thank 5Tish
Terri M, Owner at Dakota of Rocky Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you for your honest review, 5Tish. We strive for great and hope that guest's let us know when we don't make the mark so that we can do a better. The Swedish bread that you refer to has a cult following but is clearly...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on the way home. We ordered, to share, blue chips and a chicken sandwich along with 2 glasses of wine. Wine and chips were delivered with no issue. After an hour still no chicken sandwich. Although the manager apologized, tried to explain...More

1  Thank Kate S
Terri M, Owner at Dakota of Rocky Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hi Kate, this is not the kind of outcome we want! The wait time is unacceptable. Please give us another opportunity to make things right. If you would be so kind as to contact the restaurant and ask for Joy we would be more than...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018

Drove 45 mins.to get to rest.this past sat.Sat down for brunch after 20 mins stomach Became upset needed to use the stall in mens room fast it was busy!I ask the manager For another place to she said no,I said it was an emergency,she said...More

Thank Glenn L
Terri M, General Manager at Dakota of Rocky Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Dear Glenn, this is an awkward situation at best but still response worthy. Whatever course of action our management team had taken that day would have resulted in someone (yourself) or a group of people (women who wanted to use our restroom) not receiving good...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I just had lunch there with a colleague and two clients. The restaurant has a pleasant appearance and was large and spacious. Essentially empty at lunch time. Our waiter was excellent. He was on top of our drinks and food orders. We all had steak...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This year we had our office Christmas Party at Dakotas for Brunch it was a perfect afternoon Dakotas, located right off the highway makes it easy for out of towners to find and has ample parking to accommodate a large group. Everyone enjoyed the food...More

Thank Sandy O
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We had come across this restaurant in our travels and we decided to go in. GLAD WE DID!! The food was great! I had the 20 oz. (I am a glutton) rib eye steak, and my wife had the grilled shrimp. Both fantastic. My steak...More

Thank Clifford K
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for an outstanding brunch on Saturday and Sunday. Good selection that is more than ample with everything from standard breakfast items, salad, a few entre selections and deserts. You just can’t go wrong and multiple trips to the food is...More

Thank Fran H
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ava k
20 April 2018|
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Response from Beverly61 | Reviewed this property |
Wow there is so much they offer I don't know where to begin - along with lettuce, cukes, vegetable, there is fruit, nuts, etc.
4 March 2017|
Response from Terri M | Property representative |
Hi, we built the restaurant back in 2001, prior to that, there was a hotel in that spot. You may be thinking of the J Copperfield's which was in the location that is now On The Border.
29 May 2016|
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Response from Terri M | Property representative |
Yes, we can accommodate groups up to 75. Our party packages are available on our website or you can call the restaurant and ask for Cathy Harris.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1489 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Rocky Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 860-257-7752
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