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East Side Restaurant

) #5 of 120 Restaurants in New Britain €€ - €€€ German
131 Dwight St, New Britain, CT 06051-2334
+1 860-223-1188
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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131 Dwight St, New Britain, CT 06051-2334
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was my dads favorite place to come when we would come out to visit. The atmosphere is awesome and the accordion player was a hit with my grandkids , their traditions and beer make it festive. The food was delicious and the variety they...More

Thank Tammy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel so fortunate to have such a unique restaurant here in New Britain. The atmosphere is wonderful. You can't come to this restaurant without having a good time. The beer is plentiful and amazing! The food is the same. The waiters and waitresses are...More

Thank dcampbellct
Reviewed 26 April 2017

It had been years since we last went to East Side for a meal and we regretted that we let so much time go by. We met friends for lunch and we had a lot of catching up to do. East Side during the week...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great place. Go for the full beer and watch the fun. The beer was delicious, the potato pancake starter was crazy good. The food was plentiful and tasty. No leaving hungry

Thank Gene G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Comes with a nice spicy mustard. The German sausage app with sauerkraut was excellent. Bea the sever was fantastic and recommended the super sized Spaten Optimator which was great. Need two hands to drink this huge mug of beer. The ambiance is right out of...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 21 April 2017

East side is a fun interactive evening and another spot we bring out of town guests and family. It mirrors authentic Germany with dishes and beers served in da boot. They always have music where everyone sings and should be joyful! The pork dinners are...More

Thank Niferlou
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you are looking for good German food and a fun time...the East Side is the place to go. Accordion player makes the rounds and fun hats on unsuspecting diners creates loads of laughter. Six of us went a couple of weeks ago - three...More

Thank ConnecticutGeminEye
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We went with a party of 6, we had a reservation, but it wasn't crowded. The food was fine, nothing amazing. The atmosphere was ok. We were expecting music---there wasn't any. Most of the waitstaff was only half in costume. Not as much of a...More

Thank Acavar
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

This place is so atmosphere-centric! Loved every minute I spent there. They make sure all customers are part of their fun... our waitress (I believe Joanna) was beyond nice. She made the experience all the better. I can't wait to go back. I don't remember...More

Thank Sylwia Lidia F
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Heard so much about this place and it has lived up to its reputation. GREAT food, homemade and plenty of it. Thank you ARLO, a friendly, kind, courteous and awesome waiter. Definitely a revisit!

Thank Teresa H
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
00:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Dwight St, New Britain, CT 06051-2334
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Britain
  • Phone Number: +1 860-223-1188
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