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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
+1 203-265-6393
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cheese plate” (11 reviews)
“short ribs” (10 reviews)
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
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9 N Main St, Wallingford, CT 06492-3709
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

What a fantastic spot for dinner really cool place. We were here graduation weekend may 22 party of ten. Our waitress was fabulous....so sweet great service everyone loved the food. The wine list was really nice and a nice pour also! Fish tacos were great...More

Thank mwaight5
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I had a pasta dish with tomato sauce. It was some of the best pasta sauce I ever had. It was definitely homemade. The portions were generous, The service was excellent. My family had steak and seafood, also excellently prepared. The drinks are good too....More

Thank Cynthia K
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Met an old friend there for dinner and had a great meal. The service was great and the food was excellent. Had the a couple of appetizers, the short ribs and a fillet and it was all great. Terrific beer selection and good wines by...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Went to J. Christian's on a saturday night, very cool building and environment. Ordered the crispy brussel sprouts and the fried chicken, both were amazing. The service was attentive but not pushy, especially on a saturday, they let us sit and enjoy the environment as...More

Thank dkfromny
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Love the food and drinks here! Feels like you are in NYC or Boston instead of Wallingford! Nice for Wallingford to have a place like this! A little pricier of an option, but I think it's worth it.

Thank Avery G
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This restarant is in the center of town. Very nice restoration of a former bank. There is a popular happy hour up to 6:30. There are beers on tap, lots of wines bt the glass. The finer dining is up a long flight of stairs,...More

Thank gerald f
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Yesterday we dined at J. Christian's for the first time and I was delighted with my appetizer of pear salad with goat cheese and walnuts as well as with my main dish of crab cakes and grits - I loved the crab cakes and grits!...More

1  Thank CeeBee203
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

So I'm Jamerican and my eyes and stomach lit up when the server shared the specials which included a grouper dish with a seafood risotto. OMG! I have never seen or heard of grouper served at a CT restaurant... ever. It was delicious! Sorry TripAdvisor...More

Thank Gina C
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

A bank turned into an elegant restaurant with great food, believe me when your with a foodie and she smiles that's a stellar review, kudos to the chef.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We ate at J. Christian's in downtown Wallingford to celebrate a special occasion, and were not disappointed. Food and service were excellent and plentiful. I recommend this to anyone wanting to enjoy a special evening. I had to crab cakes, yum!

Thank DAN C
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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, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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
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