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Lenny & Joe's Fish Tale

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86 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT 06498-1671
+1 860-669-0767
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Hartford, Connecticut
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, large portions, value pricing, friendly and attentive staff; what more could you ask for? During the summer months, we're big fans of Bill's right down the road (can't beat the atmosphere there on their deck), but the more we go to Lenny and Joe's the more we realize the quality really is superior. Fresh Fresh Sea Food!!

Thank tcandcc2016
Rome, Italy
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129 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went back for lunch after about a year and I've found the place less enticing than I remembered it. The decor is very essential: the maid comes to clean the carpet with a broom and dustpan while the clients are eating... The service is not as accurate as it should be: I had to ask for more water and... More 

Thank aldopata
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484 reviews
338 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This is a chain of casual fish restaurants. We were immediately seated on a Saturday night. There is freshly baked bread on the table which was delicious. For dinner we enjoyed the fried fish platter ( average taste, could have been tastier. The French fries were thick and delicious) and a broiled casserole xox lobster and scallops. Service was fast.... More 

Thank DrKatieRN
Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
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117 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Had a desire for some seafood so stopped by Fish Tale. The place is casual and the food is delicious. Started off with a mug of their clam chowder and it was chocked full of clams and potatoes. Very delicious. Next wife and I ordered clam strips that were tasty and fried perfectly. Only problem we should have split one... More 

Thank Lee H
Central Village, Connecticut
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Lenny and Joe's Fishtail many, many times and the food is always good and consistent. I especially enjoy their chowder and the fried shrimp dinner. Depending on the time of year you will find it VERY busy but it is well worth the wait.

Thank pauldelmonico
Cape Coral, Florida
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202 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Make a stop here every time I am in the area because I know what I will order before I enter - lobster roll. Lots of lobster pieces inside a split bread bun with melted butter - yum! Very popular location with locals and tourists and have been told all the dishes here are delicious.

Thank wildlime92
Danbury, Connecticut
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My husband went to Fish Tale based on the reviews they received. So glad we did. The service was fabulous and the waitress was so pleasant and patient. We had the mussels in a wine sauce for appetizer. The mussels were large and delicious. The crab cakes for the entree was also delicious- all crab meat - barely any mayo.... More 

Thank books86
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Meet cousins for dinner at the Fish Tale. This was there first time here and they enjoyed the classics like the whole belly clams. My wife and I were determined to choose items we have never had here and we were delighted with our choices. I would certainly get the baked stuffed shrimp again and my will order the shrimp... More 

Thank thin-crust-sax
Newark, Delaware
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102 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Following the recommendations of other reviewers, we chose this seafood venue for an anniversary dinner. The interior decor is nautical without being tacky. Very steady customer base, obviously a lot of locals. Right away we were saved a warm loaf of grain bread, which we didn't expect and DID devour. But the seafood and side dishes were cooked PERFECTLY, tasted... More 

Thank Chris L
Northampton, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were in town for only three days but actually went back for lunch a second time to enjoy their food.

Thank MLFWesternMass

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT 06498-1671
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-669-0767

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?