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Food and restaurants in Old Lyme

Top restaurants

Lodging
“A great lively place for food and draft beer. This place has been around since the 18th century.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Not just oysters—pastas - the best hamburger in town and other eclectic dishes served in a warm atmosphere.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“You must check out the fire pit on the patio. Must be seen to be believed. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Night Club
“Restaurant(s) located in high end resort in Old Saybrook. Indoor and outdoor seating on the water with lovely views. Expensive.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“Delicious take out, take away, deli, soups, salads, bakery, you name it they have it! Grab some grub before heading to the beach.”
  • 3 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“ A small bar area but sometimes they have live music. Good food, cozy atmosphere. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Seriously, you don't expect it but the food here is...oh man! The Corning's have owned and run this local tavern since the 50's. And they can cook.”
  • 7 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“A cozy coffee shop to sit and chat with friends or do some work, and the coffee is delicious.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“Vegan, vegetarian cafe. Breakfast & lunch. This place has a strong following. Their vegan pastries are popular, especially the cupcakes.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Coffee! Welcome the days sun with the farms social roosters and stroll thru the local farmers market among the horses and goats on Saturdays. It's pretty awesome (except on Sundays).”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Sandwich Place
“Delicious take out, take away, deli, soups, salads, bakery, you name it they have it! Grab some grub before heading to the beach.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“So our little town has TWO outstanding bakeries. Pursuit of Pastry has mouth-watering baked goods. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Soooo good. Best scones around. Cakes tartes, tortes, all the real deal baked with love by Dagmar, Austrian chef. ”
  • 2 locals recommend