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South Lane Bistro

63 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437-2652
+1 203-533-5845
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (7 reviews)
“chopped salad” (5 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
63 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437-2652
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've eaten here before and have had nothing but a positive experience. This time was unacceptable. We put our name in for a table and were give the one table 12 inches away from the bathroom. It was GROSS because it is a single unisex...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious meal. Served local produce. Family owned. Food was delicious. Casual dining. Service was good.

Thank Christine Marie F
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This place always seemed crowded, so we figured it must be good. When we finally went, The food was overpriced and mediocre at best. I ordered the corn chowder which was filled with cornstarch and tasted bland. I ordered a plate of mussels- never had...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Nice place with delicious food. Seating isn't all comfortable but service is good. Quite small so you may have a wait.

Thank Rosalie R
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Nice neighborhood bistro. Friendly service and cozy ambience. Right off the beautiful Guilford Green if you want to take a pre or post dinner strool

Thank Peter9234
Reviewed 8 August 2017

we had the scallop special. fantastic as always. We were seated right away, service was great, staff is awesome. We parked near the entrance to the restaurant. Parking lot can be a bit tight.

Thank mrajljr
Reviewed 6 August 2017

South Lane Bistro is a comfortable little restaurant tucked away behind the stores fronting the town green. The food is delicious (my very favorite is the grilled salmon sandwich but almost everything is very good), the service is friendly (although they don't take reservations so...More

2  Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We picked South Lane to celebrate my mom's birthday. Although it's one of the smaller restaurants I've been in, size did not matter! We loved the decor. Not a bad spot anywhere...the bar, the dining room or outdoor patio. Staff was extremely friendly and knowledgeable....More

2  Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

It's in the plaza behind the main drag in Guilford - but a standout for service and great food! Nice mix of casual favorites with a hint of the Mexican restaurant that used to be there. Had fish and chips and it was at least...More

2  Thank Janet E
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I love coming here for the delicious food, but also for the warm and friendly service. Owners Walter & Arielle have worked really hard to create an atmosphere that feels both intimate and cozy, mixed with the charm of the town and the fantastic cuisine...More

1  Thank GypsyButterfly79
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 Whitfield St, Guilford, CT 06437-2652
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Guilford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-533-5845
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