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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
+1 203-265-6393
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“grits” (17 reviews)
“cheese plate” (11 reviews)
“short ribs” (9 reviews)
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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit to J. Christians was terrific, there really is no other word. I walked in and was taking in by the atmosphere, not formal, fantastic attention to the building's history, and excellent use of an upstairs eating area. The food is incredible with...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Visiting area for college graduation. Pretty setting downtown with easy parking even on a weekend evening. Hostess greeted us and brought us to a table where we could converse. Liquor selections were limited but fairly priced. Our dinners items were tasty with generous portions. My...More

Thank poppy5Colorado
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for an anniversary dinner and it was worth the trip and every single penny. The cheese plate was put together excellently and was delicious. I ordered the venison filets and they were the most flavorful and tasty cuts of venison I've ever...More

Thank Samkidd666
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Food was tasty but the menu is pretty limited. I'm pretty picky and am typically a chicken and fish diner. I found little to chose from on the menu. Almost every dish was served with grits which were good but I would have preferred healthier...More

Thank MM8803
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to dinner last week. The service was amazing as always and dinner just as good

Thank slucibello41
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I had read about the restaurant on the "only in your state" website. I was immediately interested when I saw that it was set in an old bank. The atmosphere was definitely unique, we sat upstairs next to the rail looking down, very cool. Tuna...More

Thank Jaimye L
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go for casual food and drinks. The steak I had was very good but for the price it should be. The ladies with me felt their entrees were just ok and over priced... the appetizers were good so back to good for...More

Thank Shelby J
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We come here often and are never disappointed ! I appreciate the fact that they offer a light fare for dinner and some dinners are half portion ,

1  Thank kkediana
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

J. Christian's has been one of our favorite restaurants, but our last few visits over the last year have been less than stellar. The Mahi Mahi fish special they had was fabulous, but when they took that off the menu, I tried the short ribs....More

Thank doozer82
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Though you can enjoy a great meal at J. Christians restaurant, this time we had drinks and bar food in the bar room. Bar tender extra friendly. Reasonably priced wine and good tapas type food. You occasionally get a glimpse of a celebrity visiting a...More

Thank Bobbie B
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Caryl T
Do you take credit cards??
7 November 2015|
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take credit cards. That's how I paid.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-265-6393
  • E-mail
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