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The Black Sheep

€€ - €€€American, Irish,
247 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3162
+1 860-739-2041
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
247 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3162
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We went in for a drink and a bar snack on Tuesday night and found it to be a very pleasant place to spend an hour or so. Tuesday night is Free trivia night and there were quite a few people in there participating ....More

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We have returned several times for lunch and the food was great.Service was fine.I think a Sat.night is not a good choice.We really enjoy their pulled pork &Reuben plus fries. We will return.

Thank gerard170
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Bartender was lovely. Food was good. Good Irish pub. Interesting menu. Decor was traditional and pleasing.

Thank Brooke L
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We've been to the Black Sheep Pub several times, often as part of a dinner & movie date night, but last night was for dinner & great evening of live music by a band our friend plays in. They have a good variety of wines...More

Thank Margie S
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The night we were there with a large party the service was fast and correct. The waitress gave us separate check so for a party of 19 people didn't have to try and collect money from everyone. Some had drinks so it was very nice...More

Thank lydiam99
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Dump! Skip it! This place has such potential, but is ill managed and everything about it, except the location, is wrong! What a shame...

Thank wmcguinness91
Reviewed 27 November 2017

After moving our elderly parents into local nursing care, my sister and I needed a hearty lunch destination. The Black Sheep came highly recommended and spot on for fabulous food! not sure why there's negative reviews. Our lunch was really good. Its a typical Irish...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We've been going to the Black Sheep Irish Pub in Niantic for several years now. I wish it had been there when we lived in the area years ago. It's definitely a great place to meet and get a bite to eat in a relaxing...More

Thank Lynda L
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Irish Pub authenticity. Right across the street from the harbor, if it were nice outside, it would have been really cool. However, inside had old world charm. Friendly, helpful staff. The food was very good. Next time we're in town, we'll go back!

Thank sdavis357
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We went for dinner on a Wednesday. The server was very attentive and appropriately friendly. The food, however, was a disappointment. This is a "one-and-done" for food. It wasn't awful, it just wasn't particularly good. The fig, goat cheese and bacon appetizer was goat cheese,...More

Thank Barry L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Main St, Niantic, CT 06357-3162
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Niantic
  • Phone Number: +1 860-739-2041
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