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Harp & Dragon Pub

££ - £££
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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130 Main St, Norwich, CT 06360-5714
+1 860-885-0147
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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79 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely love the vibe of this place. The bartenders are friendly and service is quick. Local entertainment and plenty of places to sit. We really enjoy going out to the H&D!

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Thank Sleepingbeautyanr
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Katelyn is one of the best bartenders I have met. She is very friendly and attentive. Danny who is her manager always gives great customer service. Come and enjoy the harp..,you will enjoy your experience..!

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Thank Stephanie P
San Diego, California
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We went because we had heard great things from friends and found a Groupon deal that was too good to pass up. The food and drinks were great and they have capacity for at least 100 with a great patio upstairs and all you can eat lobster bake. Definitely bring your appetite.

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Thank Mike P
Salem, Connecticut
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

I work in Norwich and sample the different, and most of the time amazing, food from all over town. Looking for a "dinner" portion for lunch to bring back to my coworkers. On the surface the pub appears aesthetically pleasing. Wait staff is decent. Food was cold, extremely small and frankly cheap tasting. (boxed potatoes in an Irish pub???) But... More 

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Thank eakin314
Mystic, CT
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Okay...first off...I was afraid I was arriving at a dump. NOT SO! :) I walked inside and into a great tavern/pub...with a superb bartender...who was great, knowledgeable and helpful with her recommendations. The Harp & Dragon in my estimate could be the best place to be on St. Patrick's Day or a Sunday afternoon as we lucked out. It's a... More 

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Thank 149mariew
Norwich, Connecticut
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

OK... the last time Ray & I and another guest ate here - January 2015 - it was well...horrible. especially the horrible service. So - I have to say right off the top - our waitress - Kayla was a genuinely good waitress. When we first walked in - we sat in a nice booth in the quiet section -... More 

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Thank Just G
Nokomis, Florida
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100 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Located in downtown Norwich near the harbour in a gentrified section of Norwich. Three story with a great roof deck. Nice bar main floor and roof. Good selection of beers and a great selection of good food which is not always the norm for a pub

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Thank horrasio
Franklin, Connecticut
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

I went to the Harp & Dragon with my family last night for the All You Can Eat Lobster Bake. We certainly got more than we ever expected! Cold food, under cooked lobsters and food poisoning of 5 people in our party !!! Management is so rude and had no regard to his customer by saying that they served over... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

I have tried numerous times to like Harp & Dragon. They have poor service, there is always an occasion to be said no to , they have many rules and they make no effort to please customers or do the right thing. Originally ( years ago) it was a great place but has not been good for a few years... More 

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Thank jody20162016
Norwich, Connecticut
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Great potential but always seems to just miss the mark Large bar with lots of nooks and crannies like a true Irish pub Nice outside upper deck patio Nice beer selection but more times than not multiple selections unavailable Even bar staff don't know until after you order then " sorry but don't have that beer" Even though it's on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Main St, Norwich, CT 06360-5714
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +1 860-885-0147

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