One of the oldest continuously operated inns in the country, we opened our doors for business in 1776. Although the Inn exudes the charm of days gone by, we are anything but dated. From our sophisticated cuisine, extensive wine offerings, comfortable accommodations, and modern amenities, The Griswold Inn, located in the historic seaport village of Essex, Connecticut, offers the best of times.

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  • Gris Events

    Hunt Breakfast

    26 Feb 11:00 AM—1:00 PM

    This sumptuous offering includes a wide array of breakfast and lunch entrees with made-to-order Belgian waffle and omelet stations, breakfast […]

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  • Tap Room

    ‘Cocktail Piano’ with Francine

    25 Feb 4:00 PM—7:00 PM

    Soak in the spirited atmosphere while Francine tickles the ivories in our Tap Room.

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  • Area Events

    CT River Eco-Excursion: Eagle Viewing by Train

    25 Feb 11:00 AM—1:30 PM

    The Eagle Flyer rides again! Enjoy stunning views of the tranquil winter landscape and wildlife as this 2.5 hour eco-trip […]

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Hours

  • Sunday
  • 11:00am – 8:00pm
  • Monday
  • 12:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Tuesday
  • 12:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Wednesday
  • 12:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Thursday
  • 12:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Friday
  • 12:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Saturday
  • 12:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Sunday
  • 4:30pm – 8:30pm
  • Monday
  • Closed
  • Tuesday
  • Closed
  • Wednesday
  • 6:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Thursday
  • 6:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Friday
  • 6:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Saturday
  • 5:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Sunday
  • 1:30pm – 8:00pm
  • Monday
  • 2:30pm – 11:00pm
  • Tuesday
  • 2:30pm – 11:00pm
  • Wednesday
  • 2:30pm – 11:00pm
  • Thursday
  • 2:30pm – 11:00pm
  • Friday
  • 2:30pm – 12:00am
  • Saturday
  • 2:30pm – 12:00am

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