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J Timothy's Taverne

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American, Bar, Pub
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143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2021
+1 860-747-6813
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11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 23:30
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Phoenix, Arizona
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109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place was highly recommended by the locals. The atmosphere is warm and homey, with a touch of a "log cabin" feel to it. Service was outstanding and prompt. But it's all about the wings!! Load up, because they are fantastic. The beer selection was great too. Enjoy and Cheers!

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Thank NW2SWGIRL
Green Mountains
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived just before 5pm on a Saturday and the place was packed, and I mean packed. They do not take reservations. Our party had a total of 6 beers and all of them were warm. The dirt wings were good, but not out of this world. The prime rib was excellent, but the brussel sprouts were undercooked. Service was good... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wings at this place are the best in the world I travel a lot for my job and I find my self eating at many places. I love wings and I always get them the wings at this place are the best I have ever had and they are rated the second best in the USA BUT I HAVE... More 

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POTTSBORO
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atmosphere is wonderful....food is mediocre at best. Shepards pie was all mashed potatoes with a small amount of meat and corn on the bottom the baked scrod was tasteless, the calamari was tough and very little for the price paid. will never return, service was good.

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New Mexico
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch at Timothy's with family and friends. The food is great. I consider these the best wings! They are just amazing! I also had the baby ribs... another great dish!!! To close I had a Bread Pudding that was also quite good. I really recommend this restaurant... if you are around!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The bartender, Lauren is super friendly and very knowledgeable of the menu. Her suggestions we excellent, happy I stopped!

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Enfield, Connecticut
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Heard about this restaurant so my boyfriend and I decided to give it a try. Someone told us the wings were to die for and it didn't disappoint! The wings were delicious and fell right off the bone. The only down side is that there are only four flavors. Only another note we tried lemon gross chicken dumplings as an... More 

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Thank Megan M
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81 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My adult son and I stopped here for dinner after a movie. It was late, around 9:00 PM. We opted to sit in the pub as the dining room was pretty empty. We were seated at a nice booth but the waitress spoke very fast and with the noise I had a hard time hearing her. The local Ct beers... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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126 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I'm NEVER disappointed when I visit J. Timothy's Taverne. Last night, I arrived ahead of my family, put in a table request and decompressed in the Tavern. Their beer list is very notable and changes frequently with some of the most sought after micro-brews. Perfect any time, but especially appreciated on a FRYday. My table was offered 15 minutes into... More 

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Shamong, New Jersey
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Stopped here during a brief trip to CT and really enjoyed the food, drink and atmosphere. Got here around 4:15 on a Sat and my wife and I were immediately ushered to a very small intimate room not much bigger than a closet with a table for 2 and a window to a garden. It was lour own private space... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062-2021
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Plainville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-747-6813

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?