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Chester's Bbq

10 W Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2030
+1 860-322-2645
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“cornbread” (14 reviews)
“ribs” (16 reviews)
“burnt ends” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
10 W Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2030
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a counter serve resturant. I had the burnt ends sandwich and it was served on white american bread with no sauce. It was very dry and the american bread was a turn off since it was not toasted or anything. My husband's food...More

Thank VitoDog18
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We are from Chicago which has some great ribs (e.g. Lem's on E. 75th). Chester's is better. The sides are very good, especially the greens and sweet potatoes. Been there multiple times and never been disappointed.

Thank PolicyAdviser
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This doesn’t even deserve one star. I went for the first time all excited for some BBQ. I ordered the Texas Trinity which is the brisket,ribs,sausage and two sides at a cost of $25. I get home and they did not give me the brisket!...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Hands down the best BBQ I’ve had outside of the South. Frankly, it’s in the top five of any BBQ I’ve ever had.

Thank Armychris74
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Fridays they have SMOKED CORN BEEF! OMG! PERFECT! All of there offerings are delicious! They have another spot in Groton, so you have options, depending on where you are. DEFINITELY WORTH A VISIT, if you are in the area!

Thank twisted4ever
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Again during summer 2017 we returned. My wife just loves the burnt ends. I continue to be surprised that at this BYOB restaurant no wine glasses are offered. We also did take out one nite for about ten people. Fast, good, and reasonable prices. I

Thank gerald f
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on a whim following a long overdue visit to Clinton, Westbrook, Killingworth area. It was winter. Winter in this shore area is obviously slower than the bone warming months. Traffic on Route 1 was however, very enjoyable. We cruised "The 1" for a...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Our family which included a 2 year old and a 1 year old enjoyed a fabulous night of barbecue cooked to perfection. As this place which is housed in our old library has a comfortable setting especially for large parties, it is an excellent choice...More

Thank Ursula R
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome Barbeque. Try there fresh brewed sweet tea. Ribs are fantastic super consistent always great.

Thank celuman
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Impromptu stop while headed to the outlets and the kiddos were hungry. Wasn't sure what to expect from the outside, but boy were we impressed!! Stay was very friendly and helpful. Prices were very reasonable for the amount (and quality!) you get. This is some...More

Thank DamianR418
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 W Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2030
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-322-2645
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