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Denmo's Famous Split and Charred

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340 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488-4200
+1 203-264-4626
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147 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The grilled cheese is a bargain. The chicken sandwich on a Portuguese roll -excellent. Soups, not so much. Try the chocolate shake. Good fries too.

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Thank Stephen A
Newtown, Connecticut
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Shrimp are the Best. Hot Dogs vary from good to poor. Help very slow. Must be relatives. I will try the Lobster Rolls.

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Thank NewtownBobby
New Haven, Connecticut
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62 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

A food stand that has a variety of food. This place is very popular in the summer. They have hamburgers, hot dogs, clam strips, lobster rolls, etc. Everything is cooked to order. The milk shakes are very good.

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Thank Michelle B
Southbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Really like their Lobster Rolls in Summer, and their famous hot dogs any time of year. Shakes are also yummy!!

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Thank cap600
Sandy Hook, Connecticut
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130 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Besides hot dogs and hamburgers, you can also get sandwiches, seafood (the fried clams are pretty good), soups, and ice cream. There is almost always a line but it moves quickly. There is no indoor seating and most of the seating is at picnic benches although there area a few tables under an awning. Prices are reasonable, although the seafood... More 

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147 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Good hot sandwiches. Soups are a little iffy. Service is at the window and what you'd expect. The best is on a nice day when you can sit outside. The test of a good place is whether there is a line. At Denmo's, there's always a line.

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Thank Stephen A
Southbury, Connecticut, United States
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239 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Whenever we drive past, which is daily as we live in town, it is always crowded. So we decided to give it a try, and we went for the most expensive hot Lobster Roll. It was excellent. It is open air seating, and we didn't enjoy much as it was colder for the season. Next time, we will try some... More 

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Thank nirmal639
Sandy Hook, Connecticut
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I LOVE Denmo's! I true local favorite. Local ice cream! You can always get great roadside foods here. Just don't get the sausage and pepper grinder unless you're in need of a high dose of sodium, then get it.

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Thank Suzee1962
Oxford, CT
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

When in doubt or if your looking for a quick lunch/dinner, you can always count on Denmos. I have grown up with their food. Have to say I haven't been in awhile and happened to stop with my kids for lunch today. Everybody ordered their favorites with no fussing. Excellent, fresh seafood, burgers, chicken sandwiches, soups, salads and French fries.... More 

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Thank KristenG
Danbury, Connecticut, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

I work in the area, so I occasionally visit on Friday as a pre-weekend treat. I do gravitate towards the cod sandwich, and I find it to be generally good, but I do notice some inconsistencies one way or the other. On this visit the sandwich was good though I do find that the bun doesn't seem to stand up... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488-4200
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Southbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-264-4626

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?