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Charcoal Chef

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670 Main St N, Woodbury, CT 06798-2130
+1 203-263-2538
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (4 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
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8:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
670 Main St N, Woodbury, CT 06798-2130
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We have been here several times. This was by far the worst experience we have had. Went for a Saturday lunch and the soup was cold, sent it back twice - still cold. The fries were limp and the burger just OK and not very...More

Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Love this place. Rustic, friendly restaurant with great food. The staff is wonderful and the daily fresh pastry to die for! Don't pass this place without stopping for a bite.

Thank Judi700
Reviewed 11 October 2017

It is an open area restaurant- not noisy - food was good service was excellent - older client tell at the time we were there mid-week for lunch. We have eaten here before and it is a good place not fancy eats just old fashion...More

Thank david d
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I can honestly say we have never had a bad meal or a bad time at the Chef. The wait staff is well trained and very friendly. The menu simple but will satisfy any who enter. The drinks are generous and well prepared. Try it...More

Thank Lou R
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Have been there a few times for lunch or supper. Good, honest food, no pretense. Great service. Very professional

Thank maryannzacchea
Reviewed 10 July 2017

When you first walk in, granted the decor is a bit of a throw back to the 50/60's, but it's very friendly, favorite of locals, great fresh food and generous drinks (after all the sign for Cocktails is just as big as the name). By...More

Thank dierenarts
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We heard this was a great restaurant for seafood and drinks. It's just okay. Very busy with folks that love strong mixed drinks and a bit loud. I ordered scallops that arrived under cooked and others dining with me had their meals so I opted...More

1  Thank Niferlou
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great steaks, drinks and dessert. Good service we will return. Real charcoal grill, homemade desserts and a great bar,

Thank Carmine C
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We used to live in CT and went to the Charcoal Chef many times. Now we go every time we return to CT. Their breakfasts are fresh, excellent, and very low cost. They still use real charcoal to cook their burgers; none better!! The restaurant...More

Thank grandmabarb104
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Every Friday and Saturday, the Charcoal Chef serves a delicious New Engand clam chowder! I love it because it is hearty and full of diced clams and potatoes. It is served hot by their very friendly, kind and caring wait staff. You do not want...More

Thank Karen T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 Main St N, Woodbury, CT 06798-2130
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Woodbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-263-2538
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