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Old Lyme Inn

85 Lyme St, Exit 70 I95, Old Lyme, CT 06371-2336
+1 860-434-2600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“swordfish” (3 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, International
85 Lyme St, Exit 70 I95, Old Lyme, CT 06371-2336
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Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

My wife and I are long time area residents and have witnessed the peaks and valleys of The Old Lyme Inn. We are fans of live music, so I was excited about the new venue. We thought New Years Eve would be a great time...More

3  Thank Pat K
Reviewed 29 December 2014

We were at this lovely in for my husband's birthday in late December. I saw the re opening of this inn and thought we would try it out. We booked the jazz package which included lodging, dinner and the jazz club. We were greeted by...More

Thank Conn_travel_lovers
Reviewed 22 December 2014

My boss had me pick the restaurant in which to have our office holiday dinner and I chose the Old Lyme Inn because it is historic and the menu had such great choices. I had never been to the Old Lyme Inn before but had...More

2  Thank mkbozz1
Reviewed 7 December 2014

We held our wedding reception at the Inn back in September. It was a very small wedding (we got married on the beach where my folks have a home in Old Lyme) and we wanted something more along the lines of a big family dinner...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 18 November 2014

We hosted a rehearsal dinner at the Old Lyme Inn this summer and I can't say enough good things about the event planner Elisa and the staff at the Old Lyme Inn. They were so accommodating, seeing to all of our requests; they really made...More

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 16 November 2014

What a surprise..hadn't been back to this restaurant in years...read that it was under new ownership so last evening we cancelled our previously-made reservation and rebooked here because my husband likes Jazz. Pleasantly surprised by the delicious food. The country-style chicken, pounded thin and breaded,...More

Thank daruten1
Reviewed 15 November 2014

We recently held a very special event at Old Lyme Inn. It was our 50th anniversary and the staff helped to make it almost magical. We had cocktails and appetizers in their charming library... a little dancing. Dinner in their private dining room. Dessert and...More

Thank Bev C
Reviewed 14 November 2014

On October 29, 2014, the Old Lyme Inn hosted the Lyme-Old Lyme Junior Womens' Club (LOLJWC) for our annual New Member Social. The staff was fabulous, so generous and accommodating and things couldn't have run smoother. Because of the Inn and their amazing team, our...More

Thank Stacy W
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Country charm meets sophisticated taste at the historic Old Lyme Inn, where the elegant menu offers local fish, beef & chicken, prepared in creative ways with enticing flavors. Sipping wine at the cozy little bar before dinner, we scarfed up a plate of remarkably fresh...More

1  Thank Herstory_62
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Went to Old Lyme Inn for the first time for Brunch. I had the eggs benedict which were delicious. My husband had the burger which was equally delicious. We will go back so he can try the home made corned beef hash by Nick .......More

Thank Denise33876
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Lyme St, Exit 70 I95, Old Lyme, CT 06371-2336
    (Boston Post Rd.)
  • Public Transportation: Our guests visiting from the I-95 corridor (Boston to New York) may request free pick up from the Old Saybrook, Amtrak-Shoreline East train station.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Lyme
  • Phone Number: +1 860-434-2600
  • E-mail
Our chefs work diligently to offer dishes that run the gamut from traditional selections to unique options that will challenge the way you think about food. The lunch and dinner menu, as well as the wine and cocktail list, change seasonally and employ locally grown and deliciously fresh produce, meat, and seafood; as well as farm-roasted coffee and homemade ice cream.
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