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Cristy's Madison

73 W Wharf Rd, Madison, CT 06443-2903
+1 203-245-7377
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (54 reviews)
“burgers” (19 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
73 W Wharf Rd, Madison, CT 06443-2903
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

We were twelve for Sunday brunch. Let's get the good stuff out of the way first. The breakfast meals were all very good. Portions are generous and prices are reasonable. Our waitress was super efficient and really worked hard to keep everyone happy. Since it...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

I had never eaten at Cristy's but always heard wonderful things, so when I had the chance to have breakfast there I jumped at the chance....WOW I wasn't disappointed that's for sure.

Thank flossiea2017
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Spur of the moment visit after a movie Christmas week. We had not visited here since it was the Dolly Madison and it is still that nice, comfy atmosphere and home-style (in a good way) food. Given it's proximity to the beach and the upscale...More

Thank JimGunther
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We had a very nice lunch. Burgers and wraps, salads and soups. All were large portions and served hot. Everything was very good. No complaints regarding the food and service. Our waitress was attentive but not intrusive. We had enough time to eat and have...More

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This place is so great since the remodel! They have such great drinks and their menu is much better. Well worth a visit

Thank jackielazor
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Went here on the suggestion of a friend .. glad I did. It was a Saturday morning and the line for seating was out the door .. but it moved fairly fast. The place was jumpin inside. Once we were seated we had to wait...More

1  Thank El S
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Easy to drive by, this saloon has great breakfasts, wonderful food overall, and superb drinks, all served by local folks and patronized by same. Just a nice local place to stumble into. If you are in the area, don't miss it. Staff is wonderful!

Thank Grandherve
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife and I ate here last night and had their Oktoberfest specials. I had the sauerbraten which came with spatzle, red cabbage and a potato pancake and of course a couple of beers. My wife had the brats which came with sauerkraut and potato...More

Thank Bobby-sprocket
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Arriving at 8:30am on a Saturday, there was no wait for a table but by the end of our meal the place was packed and the line to be seated went out the door. I had one of the specials, Lobster Benedict and it was...More

Thank martha0713
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great place to meet family and friends for a casual but excellent breakfast. Food is fantastic but you may need to wait for a table for an extende4d period of time. The wait is well worth it. No regrets.

Thank Paul H
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Dennis J S
9 September 2016|
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Response from hanskraay | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically, but well trained and knowledgeable staff will be able to guide you.
karen M
24 February 2016|
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Response from ARJACT | Reviewed this property |
The dining area can seat about 20 comfortably. There is additional seating in the bar. I would call Cristy's for specifics.
katharine c
17 November 2015|
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Response from marylouise913 | Reviewed this property |
Most times you do not need a reservation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 W Wharf Rd, Madison, CT 06443-2903 (Formerly Dolly Madison Inn & Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 203-245-7377
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