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The Woodland

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192 Sharon Road, Lakeville, CT 06039
+1 860-435-0578
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Closed now
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Sun 16:00 - 20:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:15
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Branford, Connecticut
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I heard about the Woodland for many years before having the opportunity to dine there. It was worth the wait. Great presentation, delicious food.

Thank Swilmerct
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Great food and nice atmosphere. Seems like farm to table cooking. Very consistent with the quality. Worth a visit.

Thank 2112sand
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Went here after touring venues for the day. The service was quick. Their specials were all well made. The beef stew was made fresh in the morning and the beef was very tender. The Mediterranean tuna salad was flavorful and well seasoned. The turkey blt was hearty - served with shoe string style.

Thank MindBender69
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Always love coming to Woodland..the truffle fries are delicious and I have had the Filet of Sole Meuniere two times a year for the past 5 years and it is always delicious! Love the bananas foster for dessert too. A favorite of the Hotchkiss students and their families.

Thank louiedog
Grand Haven, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The afternoon we went, it was very very busy, the staff however were still smiling, we had a great lunch, and would most definitely return.

Thank 3boy2dog
New York City, New York
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262 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Busy restaurant w lots of options. Portions are generous. Very busy - make a reservation on a Saturday night

Thank Happytravelinfamily
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We eat here often and are never dissapointed. The food is excellent with lots of variety. The atmosphere is comfortable, busy and a little noisy all at the same time. Just the perfect local spot. Reservations recommended!

Thank Sharon026
sharon, connecticut
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

It's consistently good. You can always see friends there also having dinner, as the locals say, We'll see you at Woody's.

Thank 418Winn
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We went with another couple and everyone had something different. Not only was the food incredible but the portions were very good size. That was actually a surprise given that dinners averaged $25. A starch and very fresh vegetables were included. We couldn't even fit dessert although I am sure they would have been amazing. You must make reservations on... More 

Thank Calipar
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I was in Lakeville for business and went to The Woodland for dinner. The menu is mostly American, but I was surprised to see an extensive offering of sushi. It turned out to be excellent. I recommend the calamari salad. The calamari was poached and seasoned with rice vinegar and other Japanese seasonings. The pasta, steak, hamburger and other selections... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:15
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Sharon Road, Lakeville, CT 06039
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Lakeville
  • Phone Number: +1 860-435-0578

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