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Tim's Bistro

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467 S Main St, Colchester, CT 06415-1459
+1 860-537-6974
06:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 16:00
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Colchester, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best lunch in the town of Colchester Great Service Staff is knowledgeable and professional Friendly atmosphere Fair price Good menu

Thank E8423OTthomasg
Franklin, Connecticut
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I stopped in for lunch this week and had a very nice time. My wife had the black bean soup and half a rosette beef sandwich. I had the barley, mushroom and fresh pea soup and half a chicken salad sandwich. Both soups were served "Too hot to handle" as they should be. The sandwiches were nicely... More 

Thank 46Meeitnghouse
Colchester, Connecticut
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I eat breakfast and lunch here regularly and love their gluten-free options. They label which soups are gluten free and have gluten-free rolls and bread for sandwiches. Salads are also large and filled with veggies. I'm partial to the honey mustard dressing. Always a good choice of soups and the service is very friendly and quick.

Thank Beachywriter
Colchester, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Everything from bagels to paninis to ice cream. Great menu and a great coffee bar! Prices are great and staff is the friendliest you'll find!

Thank Steven W
Norwich, Connecticut
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141 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

I have never had anything but breakfast. If you are traveling on Route 2, it is worth the quick detour to grab a breakfast sandwich.

Thank Aaron D
Cape Coral, Florida
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140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

It's turkey, filling, cranberry sauce, lettuce and mayo all "wrapped" up in a wrap and it was delicious! Tim's Bistro is a little hard to find located right next to a laundromat and you need to order at the counter but definitely stop here for something to eat. The food and price are well worth your time and I would... More 

Thank wildlime92
Livonia, Michigan
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140 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

It is a limited menu, but everything our group had for breakfast was excellent. You order and pay at the counter and as many people got carry out orders as ate in. We met up with friends that we had not seen for a while and were able to tie up a table with them for about 2 hours on... More 

Thank David C
Norwich, Connecticut
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Fast, pleasant service. Good fresh food cooked to order. Lot's of coffee choices. There is a McDonalds and Dunkin Donuts close by but I always choose Tim's Bistro.

Thank kwolko
Colchester, Connecticut
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Under new management, but that of a long time employee. Smart enough not to change what has worked for years. Great bagels, sandwiches and dessert items. Also serves great coffee and ice-cream.

Thank Maggie N
Lyme, Connecticut
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190 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Little but mighty!! full of yummy sandwiches, muffins, ice cream and beverages-small size, a few tables outside-and in-the food is cheerfully prepared (we were even there just before closing as we did not know the closing time)--go for a real treat! Prices are as most in area but quality is high!

Thank anneed

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 467 S Main St, Colchester, CT 06415-1459
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +1 860-537-6974

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?