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West Street Grill

43 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759-3501
+1 860-567-3885
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good11%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • 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 4 days ago via mobile

Even though the restaurant has been here for almost 30 years, it has not lost a step. Quality of ingredients and cuisine are top notch. James and Charlie are there every day to meet and greet you. Don’t let the restaurant’s longevity fool you. It...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the extreme pleasure of dining at this establishment. The food was excellent the waitstaff efficient and the ambiance delightful. It was gastronomically the best experience we've had in this area, and we are from Manhattan, Florida and New England. To add to the...More

Thank Karen D
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're happy knowing you've always enjoyed everything, Karen! Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such kind words here, and we can't wait to welcome you back again soon. All the best, James & Charles

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed an outstanding dinner this weekend. Each course was delicious. Beautifully presented. Server was able to answer all our questions regarding ingredients. We were warmly welcomed. Service was professional. Will definitely return here.

Thank _roniepstein114
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're so happy you enjoyed your dinner here! Thanks for stopping by for a meal, and know you can always count on a delicious, friendly experience here in the future! All the best, James & Charles

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the time we entered the restaurant, our experience was superb. Warm greeting. Seated promptly. Professional wait staff. But best of all was the food. The menu had a wide array to choose from. We especially enjoyed the heirloom tomatoes which were fresh from their...More

Thank Marc E
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Lovely interior which opens up to the outside. The really interesting menu has something for everyone. We had the Croque Madam and the Hearts of Palm crab cakes. Both dishes exceeded our expectations and were prepared with the freshest ingredients,. We loved our dining experience...More

Thank Leigh K
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We have gone to West Street Grill for years for our anniversary dinner. This year was an excellent visit. Tasted were the Parmesan Aioli Peasant Bread, Roasted Beet Salad, Fresh Linguine Pomodoro & Day Boat Striped Bass. All items were well prepared and beautifully presented,...More

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

We're delighted to be a part of your anniversary traditions, Roger. Thanks so much for the kind words about our presentation and preparation! We're always happy to serve up excellent experiences for our guests. Stop in anytime. All the best, James & Charles

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

the food here was absolutely incredible! the pasta was homeade and it tastes absolutely perfect. the tomatoes were very fresh and the owner brought extra food to our table just to be nice! i will definitely be back soon. ❤️❤️

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

We're delighted to have given you such a warm welcome, and we can't wait to have you back for another homemade dish. Hope we'll see you again soon. All the very best, James & Charles

Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had a nice lunch here with friendly service and delicious food. We started with the waiter reccommended Parmesan Aioli Peasant bread, the chopped gilled chicken salad, a beet salad and couldn't resist adding french fries when we saw them go by!

Thank TravelNY_10
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Glad to know you enjoyed your lunch! Thanks so much for stopping by for a bite, and we look forward to having you back soon. All the best, James & Charles

Reviewed 29 July 2018

My meal was excellent as was the service. I couldn’t help notice that the long black sofa along the wall which my wife sat is sadly in need of cleaning. Likewise the chairs and floors along the edges.

Thank Bill G
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Happy to know the food and service were both excellent, Bill! Thank you, truly, for the kind words here, and we look forward to having you back in again soon. All the best, James & Charles

Reviewed 18 July 2018

We stopped in for lunch not knowing anything about the restaurant. We were warmly greeted by a patron enjoying his al fresco lunch and promptly seated by staff. Our waitress was efficient and accommodating. My small plate of salad greens was extraordinary - lightly dressed...More

Thank annejarvis00
James O, Owner at West Street Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for stopping by for lunch -- we're so happy everything from the service to the food were fantastic. We appreciate the kind words and hope to welcome you back in again soon. All the best, James & Charles

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Response from Virginia508 | Reviewed this property |
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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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
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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