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West Street Grill

43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
+1 860-567-3885
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good11%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a lengthy drive to Connecticut and an involved meeting, our group was looking forward to a nice lunch. The recommendation by our local contact was the West Street Grill. We got there near the end of their lunch service, but, the owner, an Irish...More

Thank sfrdrunner
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for stopping by while you were in the area -- we're both thrilled we could make your visit wonderful! We appreciate the compliments, and we hope to welcome you back in the next time you're in the area. All the best, James & Charles

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stop by spontaneously and had an absolutely amazing meal! Staff was great as well as our conversation with the owners. Can’t wait to have dinner there again!!!!!

Thank Allen D
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so happy you and your wife decided to stop by, Allen, and it was a pleasure to meet you both. I'm thrilled you loved your meals, and I really can't wait to welcome you back. Until then, James

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I try to surprise the other on our birthdays with a new restaurant visit. Having run out of an obvious new choice, I decided to make our first repeat visit on our birthday restaurant list with a trip to Litchfield. There were...More

Thank Stephen G
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Surprising each other on your birthdays is a wonderful tradition, Stephen! I'm so glad you decided to come by and see us again. We can't wait until next time. All my best, James

Reviewed 5 November 2017

The Litchfield hills are one of the most beautiful spots on my radar. I love visiting and then having a wonderful meal at the West Street Grill. The food is always exceptional and the hospitality inviting. Make sure you order the peasant bread. I was...More

Thank Ken B
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's wonderful to hear that you're a fan of our place, Ken. We love it here in Litchfield, and we appreciate you visiting when you're in the area. I hope you'll come by again very soon. All my best, James

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We have been coming with our family for the last 20 years and are always impressed by the delicious and consistent food and atmosphere. The great vibe and range of food choices to serve a family of four such as burgers, trout and beat salad...More

Thank sbnspsyd
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

It's great to hear you've been this impressed with us! Between the food and service I'm thrilled everything hast been perfect. Hope to see you back again next time you're in town! Until then, James

Reviewed 28 October 2017

We stopped in Litchfield for lunch today while visiting the area. We were initially planning to eat at another establishment but were attracted to the outside of West Street Grille and decided to give it a try. We were very pleased to find that the...More

Thank laurakeeper
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

I'm so happy to hear the meal and service were nothing short of perfect, Laura -- thank you for the kind words! That's really all I could ask for, and I'll be sure to share your kind words with the rest of the team. We'd...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

My husband and i have been coming to the West Street Grill for years and today i brought a friend to try it for the first time. We were not disappointed. Everything was delicious from the Peach Cosmo cocktail to the Vegan Chocolate Cake (and...More

Thank camartin2017
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

It's always great to see you and your husband here for a meal, and it means the world to know you've always been happy with everything from our cocktails to our memorable entrees. We can't wait to see you two again soon! Until then, James

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Met up with friends and tried this place for the first time. It is a small place with tables quite close together with a warm cozy feeling. Each of us ordered a different entrée; swordfish, crab cakes, broccoli rabe and the shrimp scampi. We ate...More

Thank jerika
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

I'm thrilled you enjoyed dining with us, Jerika! From the swordfish to the shrimp scampi, I'm delighted to know you found every dish a joy. Thanks a million for the kind words, and I hope you come back to see us soon again. Until then,...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

A great non-chain restaurant is getting to be a rarity these days. All dishes we tried were excellent Service very dignified and responsive Obviously very popular with the locals as well

Thank CalifDoug
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

DOug, thanks for supporting local, and I'm so glad you enjoyed an excellent meal with us. I hope that means we'll be seeing you again. Until then, James

Reviewed 18 October 2017

I wouldn't recommend this place to anyone. The service was awful the food was not good and I believe I heard one of the managers or owners (I think his name was David) yelling at the staff in front of customers which I thought was...More

Thank pam m
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

We're sorry about your experience, Pam. We treat our team as our family and we'd never want to come off as unwelcoming or unfriendly. We'll be meeting as a team to make sure we're all showing our guests the kind, attentive service and the delicious...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Litchfield
  • Phone Number: +1 860-567-3885
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West Street Grill in Litchfield, CT sets the standard for modern American cuisine. Come indulge in beautifully plated dishes with inspired flavors. In the kitchen, each and every dish is executed with stellar culinary experience and delivered with perfection. Fresh ingredients are always used and fresh fish delivered daily. Our Parmesan Aioli Bread, Pate, Cauliflower Tempura, and Soups are among our customer's favorites. We have an extensive list of wines and in 2013 won the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. Dive into one of our perfectly made martinis or try one of our delectable desserts, they are both sure to be a treat. The owner's at West Street Grill know what it takes to create a warm and attentive experience when you visit their restaurant. At West Street Grill, we anticipate your every need and have trained our staff to do the same with courteous and seamless attention to your experience. They offer an appreciative welcome to all guests, and assure perfect service.
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