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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
+1 203-265-6393
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cheese plate” (11 reviews)
“short ribs” (10 reviews)
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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

very good food but also very expensive. Nice menu with wide variety of choices. ok service, parking in front and across the street. Food was presented very well. Waitress was very good and atmosphere is very good. I could remember when this was a bank.

Thank chrzo
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing restaurant! It's in a renovated 1920's bank. The food and service was impeccable. Top notch restaurant in Wallingford.

Thank keryl3788
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Very good food here, not inexpensive, unique ambiance as this is an old converted bank in the center of town. Service is on the slow side so plan accordingly and you'll enjoy it.

Thank Who's O
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere and architecture of this converted bank is timeless. The food is very good however, the service is anything but prompt. Upon arrival with a table for five, no recommendations were made for wine although everyone was clearly considering it. After the appetizer arrived...More

Thank Jason393
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try their new menu, although we were happy to see some items remained, especially their Short Ribs dinner. We had an excellent waiter, whose suggestion of their special - Stuffed Pork Chop Milanese was incredible. Very cool re-use of an early 1900's...More

Thank Jay V
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The ambience is great in this old converted bank. We decided to return to this restaurant after a previous less than exciting experience and unfortunately it was better but nothing great. Menu was interesting when reading and presentation was nice when arrived, but taste was...More

1  Thank Keith G
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

A converted bank the interior of this entry is beautiful. The fare it serves is less so. The prices were high for what you receive and the enters were so-so. The young wait staff could also use some additional polish. This place has a lot...More

Thank pjmalia
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The waiter was lovely and the food was terrific! The calamari and mac & cheese were our two favs! I ordered a special which was steak that was cooked to perfection.

Thank kbws
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My first visit to J. Christians was terrific, there really is no other word. I walked in and was taking in by the atmosphere, not formal, fantastic attention to the building's history, and excellent use of an upstairs eating area. The food is incredible with...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visiting area for college graduation. Pretty setting downtown with easy parking even on a weekend evening. Hostess greeted us and brought us to a table where we could converse. Liquor selections were limited but fairly priced. Our dinners items were tasty with generous portions. My...More

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Yes, they take credit cards. That's how I paid.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-265-6393
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