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Windmill Restaurant

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American, Bar
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400 Hollister St, Stratford, CT 06615-6163
+1 203-378-6886
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Trumbull, Connecticut
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241 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a great time at the Mill, we went to see a friends band play on a Friday night, pizza, perogies, salads and pizza puff (calzone) was enjoyed by all, good service, they were packed so a little slow, but to be expected, can get very loud, especially when a band is playing, but always a good time, I was... More 

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Thank atlantagor
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

I went to the Windmill last week with a few friends. It is a great place to go, eat, drink and listen to good music with great and friendly staff. The prices for the food and drinks are just right. We all had a great time and will definitely be back soon!

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Thank Danny D
Fort Myers, Florida
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My family lived on Hollister St and my uncle even tended bar here years ago. The Windmill Hotdogs with the works were THE BEST until I tried them recently in June. We came from FL and were so eager to go out of our way to drive there with our cousin. The hot dog bun fell apart the entire time... More 

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Thank Marie H
Stratford, Connecticut
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Always a go to! Especially since it's on my street!! Small hometown atmosphere. Live music or tv. Neighborhood place. Original hot dogs and sandwiches. New specialties as well.

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Thank lisaverk
Fairfield, Connecticut
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75 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I ate here twice within the last month. The first time was for restaurant week. I came with some friends. I had the ribs with mashed potatoes and corn. The ribs were delicious - they fell off the bone. I would have liked a little extra sauce on the table. I was very disappointed with my mashed potatoes - they... More 

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Thank DS1204
Stratford, Connecticut
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Amazing cuisine. Whether you have appetizers and drinks or a full meal. Bands are playing on the weekend - great dance floor. The bartenders and drinks are amazing too!

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New York City, New York
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

This tucked away Bar and Grill is a nice find, if you do not mind noise so much. The menu is quite varied and staff were pleasant and accommodating. We had a clam pizza, Caesar Salad, French fries, and a Chicago style hot dog, which were good, Not gourmet food, but better than the usual chain places. It truly is... More 

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Thank Morningsideralph1
Stratford, Connecticut
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Great place. Comfortable, good food and drink. Nice outside patio., Nice bar area and also an area if you don't want to sit in the bar. Nice fancy, but nice. Entertainment on weekends is good ... sometimes it gets a LOT crowded during those times, but still nice and fun!.

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Thank kerryWhitham
Stratford, Connecticut
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Spruced-up dump that offers limited Vazzy's menu along with their traditional fare of hot dogs and burgers. The salads come in a good sized stainless steel bowl and are available with shrimp or chicken. This is my favorite menu item. The hot dogs are somehow always sub-par. Sometimes they are undercooked, sometimes overcooked, always stale rolls. Not like the old-time... More 

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Thank Louisa E
Stratford, CT
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

The Windmill is an old neighborhood bar. This was a working man's place, with a German/ Polish feel. Recently The Mill has been revamped and cleaned up giving it a brighter more.friendly feel. New lighting, fresh paint, exposed brick, new flooring, redone restrooms and new seating. Now the Food. The Windmill has always been known for their hotdogs. Weather it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Hollister St, Stratford, CT 06615-6163
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-378-6886

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