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

    Wine, Women & Wednesdays

    23 May 6:00 PM—9:00 PM

    Unwind in our stunning Wine Bar every Wednesday all year round. We offer over 50 wines by the glass – […]

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  • Tap Room

    The Jovial Crew

    21 May 8:00 PM—11:00 PM

    “Sea Chanteys Tonight” reads the banner that flies above The Griswold Inn every Monday. The Jovial Crew brings our Tap […]

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  • Area Events

    Goodspeed Musicals

    13 Apr 12:00 AM—11:59 PM

    The Will Rogers Follies is now playing at the award-winning Goodspeed Opera House. For reservations, 860.873.8668. Check out our “Stay & […]

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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 – 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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