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

    24 Sep 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

    23 Sep 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

    Goodspeed Musicals

    14 Jul 12:00 AM—11:59 PM

    The award-winning Goodspeed Opera House is now featuring Oklahoma! For reservations, 860.873.8668.

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Hours

  • Sunday
  • 11:00am – 8:00pm
  • Monday
  • 12:00pm – 8:30pm
  • Tuesday
  • 12:00pm – 8:30pm
  • Wednesday
  • 12:00pm – 8:30pm
  • Thursday
  • 12:00pm – 8:30pm
  • 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 – 10:00pm
  • Saturday
  • 5:00pm – 10:00pm
  • 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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