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Painted Pony

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Bethlehem ££ - £££ American, , Italian
74 Main St S, Bethlehem, CT 06751-2001
+1 203-266-5771
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Italian, Pub
££ - £££
74 Main St S, Bethlehem, CT 06751-2001
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Painted Pony has the best chicken wings around; original crispy! Their prime rib is not bad either; add in a martini or beer and all together makes an awesome meal! Prices are reasonable and service is always very pleasant. The owner takes much pride (and...More

Thank Niferlou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group went here for lunch before taking a tour of the Bellemy -Ferriday House. The enclosed patio is a wonderful place to eat lunch on a beautiful day.

Thank suvgal
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I can understand how some people think this is a good restaurant...... so is the diner in Newtown or Torrington..........however this a hamburger joint at best. I've lived in Bethlehem 20+ years and go only because it is convenient---- not because it tastes good. Burger,...More

Thank JandK832013
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick lunch while out in the area checking out the area antique shops. The menu was big with a lot of variety of foods to choose from. Prices were reasonable. Plenty of different types of beer on draft. Staff was...More

Thank CTCOP5542092827
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Remember the days when pizzas were round and came in various sizes? Apparently a large pizza here is two small rectangular appetizer flatbreads. The crust was ciabatta, cheap ciabatta separated by ketchup sauce and little cheeze. It kind of reminded me of my high school...More

1  Thank jerm53
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Finally stopped and eat here after 46 years of hearing and driving by it. It was FANTASTIC!! Prime rib delicious, pizza amazing, wings some of the best we have ever had! Live music the night we went and my 3 year old daughter and her...More

Thank Kathleen W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Only one of a few places in Bethlehem....Went for a drink and a bite to eat. The small hamburger was lost in the Torta roll, only cheese and no tomato, onion or lettuce (?) My Veal Parm was OK, but uneventful. Drink specials throughout the...More

2  Thank onmyway31
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stopped for a late lunch. We had passed this place for years, had always heard how good it was and finally had the time to try it. Pleasantly surprised by many things. First, the staff is super friendly and efficient. And, there is a Senior...More

Thank Jocey63
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Every time I have tried this place since the new owners, I get horribly sick. The burgers taste like low quality meat. Food seems like it is prepackaged items dressed up. This place went down hill!!!

1  Thank Becky1351218
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We visited the Painted Pony on a Saturday night. The staff was friendly and organized. The food was good. I had the sirloin. It was cooked perfectly. Our friend had the veal parm which he loved. The atmosphere is casual and the bar is very...More

1  Thank Virginia B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Bar, Italian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Main St S, Bethlehem, CT 06751-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bethlehem
  • Phone Number: +1 203-266-5771
  • E-mail
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