Dining Out

Thank you for Dining Out Small

Dining Out Small Makes Sense for the local economy and for the community.  With so many fabulous restaurants in Stratford, you don't even need to leave town for great food and hospitality. Thank you for choosing small, independent businesses! 

Cibus Latin Fusion

Cibus Latin Fusion 

1 Woodend Rd, Stratford, CT 


Delicious Latin Fusion Cuisine always prepared with fresh ingredients. Warm and cozy, beautifully appointed dining room. Outdoor dining in season. Takeout and delivery also available.   Bar with beer, wine  and handcrafted Sangria.

Oar and Oak Restaurant

Oar and Oak Restaurant

7365 Main St, Stratford, CT 06614


New restaurant in the Oronoque area of Stratford

Open Door Tea


Open Door Tea

3552 Main Street, Stratford, CT


An inviting place where anyone can come and relax with a freshly brewed drink and an inspiring book, nourishing the body and soul.

 We are tea room with over 100 varieties of black, green and herbal teas.
We offer lunch and deserts with vegetarian,vegan and gluten free options.
We offer workshops and seminars on herbal medicine and feature local art on our walls. 

Villa Pizzeria Ristorante & Bar


Villa Pizzeria Ristorante & Bar

411 Barnum Avenue Cutoff, Stratford, CT


Family owned and operated pizzeria and bar nestled in a small, cozy space right next to the new LA Fitness in Stratford Square.  Established in 1985, Villa Pizzeria offer's a wide menu of delicious, authentic pizza and Italian cuisine. 

Vazzy's of Stratford

Vazzy's of Stratford

3355 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614



Vazzys offers delicious homemade italian cuisine 7 days a week and a great affordable happy hour 7 days a week. Also the #1 caterer in Stratford !

Sitting Duck Tavern

Sitting Duck Tavern

3694 Main St, Stratford, CT 


Sitting Duck Tavern is an American Neighborhood Tavern centrally located near Paradise Green in Stratford, CT. 

The staff at Sitting Duck Tavern are committed to using the freshest local ingredients throughout thei rmenu. 

When in season and available, they use regionally and locally grown produce and products.  

Riverview Bistro

Riverview Bistro Restaurant & Banquet Facility

946 Ferry Blvd., Stratford, CT


Whether you’re in the mood for a scrumptious meal with your family, a casual cocktail with friends or looking to plan your next fabulous event, Riverview Bistro is sure to provide you with the experience you desire. Our Chefs use only the freshest ingredients to delight food lovers with their culinary creations 7 days a week! Come see us today! 

Danny's Drive In

Danny's Drive-In

940 Ferry Blvd, Stratford, CT 


Fresh fast food since 1935! Quintessential Road food drive-in

Danny's meats are raised on sustainable eco friendly farms-all natural & now offering Applegate Hot Dogs! 

1/4lb BURGERS are the standard here! Hummels or Applegate dogs, fries & real shakes! Lobster rolls & fried seafood. 

Take a bite out of history at Danny's!



1625 Stratford Ave., Stratford, CT



PizzaCo makes creative and seasonally-inspired “garage-fired” pizzas in their Italian-built brick oven and serves craft beer, cocktails and wine – all from the full service bar inside their unique, vintage gas station/garage.

Whether it’s dining in or taking out to your favorite nearby craft brewery or home, the quality pizzas and fun vibe of Pizzaco will make it an experience to remember.

Ask about Kid's Parties, Private Events, Catering and Large-Order Delivery.

Cricket Car Hop

Cricket Car Hop

900 Access Road, Stratford, CT 06615


Cricket Car Hop is home to Stratford's famous Long Hot Dog!
Voted Best hot dog in CT by CT Magazine for 2018. 

Windmill Tavern

Windmill Tavern

400 Hollister Street, Stratford, CT


Neighborhood bar that has been in business for 84 years! Great hot dogs plus burgers, wings, pizza and more. Family friendly with dining room and outdoor seating too! 11 big hdtv for all sporting events and Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday. We offer happy hour Monday-Saturday 3-6pm with $1 off all drinks and free pizza  

Riley's by the Seawall

Riley's by the Seawall

14 Beach Drive, Stratford, CT 06615


Currently closed for renovations.

Riley's is located in the Lordship section of Stratford opposite the Seawall.
Water View dining and Bar. Menu Consists of Seafood along with Pub menu.

Whiskey Barrel

Whiskey Barrel

251 East Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614


Whiskey Barrel believes in keeping it simple. We went back to the roots of classic Americana to create a place that combines the comfort of a backyard grillout with the sophistication of great whiskey, and a menu that offers coast-to-coast American favorites from pulled pork sandwiches to lobster rolls. So pull up a chair, kick up your boots, and enjoy.

Knapp's Landing Restaurant

Knapp's Landing

520 Sniffens Lane, Stratford, CT


Set on the beautiful shores of the Housatonic River, Knapp's Landing is a landmark seafood restaurant that has been serving Stratford for over a decade!