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John's Mystic River Tavern

9 Cottrell St, Mystic, CT 06355-2603
+1 860-536-6700
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Great Pub No Frills

If you like drinking pubs with no frills and hard core locals then this is it. Cash only no food... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Pat P
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Friendly spot

We stopped in for a beer early on a Tuesday evening. The bar stools were nearly filled with people... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
kmsmolen
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Crestview, Florida
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good0%
  • Average51%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
May 21, 2017
“Great Pub No Frills”
May 17, 2017
“Friendly spot”
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9 Cottrell St, Mystic, CT 06355-2603
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+1 860-536-6700
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

If you like drinking pubs with no frills and hard core locals then this is it. Cash only no food just focused on beer and spirits. Very friendly local crew and if you reciprocate then it gets friendlier still. The beer was good and the...More

Thank Pat P
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a beer early on a Tuesday evening. The bar stools were nearly filled with people, appeared to be regulars. We were happy with the choice of two session IPAs on tap. There's a pool table and internet jukebox. Enjoyed chatting with...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

John's used to be the place to go for last call. I suggest not calling on John's anymore. Barkeep rude. All the old charm gone.

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing special. One drink and out. Cash only. So many other options in downtown Mystic, don't bother wasting your time here.

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Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

We really love this place! It's a little local bar, nothing fancy, but always fun. We always stop in for a drink when we are in town! HOWEVER, there is a blond bartender that has absolutely NO people skills, she should be fired! I have...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Not a real trip to mystic until we stop by John's. The bartenders are great. The most relaxed and easy going bar around. We even cross the bridge to visit! Whenever we have family in town this is where we go

Thank TentCamper04
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