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New York Times reviews one of the best restaurants in Old Saybrook

Posted by on May 24, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

New York Times reviews one of the best restaurants in Old Saybrook

With enormous portions and modest prices, Red Hen’s unpretentious interpretation of American bistro cuisine is a welcome addition in Old Saybrook. As one of my guests put it: “It’s home cooking the way you wish your mother could cook.”

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Norwich Bulletin: Little touches help set Red Hen apart

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Norwich Bulletin: Little touches help set Red Hen apart

An evening special appetizer of salmon filet deftly wrapped in prosciutto was so outstanding that on a subsequent visit Michael doubled the order and made it his entrée.

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Red Hen Restaurant Old Saybrook is featured in Hartford Courant

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Red Hen Restaurant Old Saybrook is featured in Hartford Courant

Hartford Courant profiles Red Hen Restaurant Old Saybrook Red Hen Restaurant Old Saybrook was honored to be featured in the March 28th edition of the Hartford Courant: While most of us are saying “enough already!” to this snowy winter, chef Shelley DeProto is looking forward to spring for another reason. “I’m dying for spring,” says the chef/owner of the Red Hen Restaurant, which opened in November on Main Street in Old Saybrook. “I don’t want to see another roasted root vegetable. Kale and I are finished for the year,” she says, laughing. As...

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“There is no sincerer love than the love of food.”
— George Bernard Shaw

Posted by on Jan 16, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

“There is no sincerer love than the love of food.” — George Bernard Shaw

We couldn’t agree with George more. That’s why at Red Hen Restaurant we prepare everything fresh — every day.

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“Martinis are the only American invention as perfect as a sonnet.”
— H.L. Mencken

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

“Martinis are the only American invention as perfect as a sonnet.” — H.L. Mencken

Join us on Tuesday evenings when our hand-crafted liquid art is half price. Enjoy them with Red Hen’s new Bar Bites menu.

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Choose a glass or bottle of wine from more than fifty labels

Posted by on Dec 7, 2012 in Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Choose a glass or bottle of wine from more than fifty labels

Our wine selection has been thoughtfully chosen to accompany our menu selections.

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