Dining and Menus

The Restaurant is Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice

We’re Offering Take Out, Wednesday-Sunday 5:00-7:30 pm


The Chestnut Grille & Lounge

Contemporary, Distinctive New England Cuisine

Join us for dinner, or  relax with a cocktail in our lounge. Whether you’re coming in for a casual meal  or a special celebration in one of our beautiful dining areas,  the Chestnut Grille and Lounge is the perfect choice for any occasion. Our menu changes often; focusing on the most fresh, local and seasonal ingredients that the Connecticut River Valley has to offer.

Dinner: Wednesday-Saturday 5-9:00 pm | Sunday 4-8:00 pm

 ‘Bee Happy Hour’: Wednesday-Friday, 5:00-7:00 pm; Sundays, 4:00-5:00 pm

Beer, Wine, and Signature Cocktail Discounts! Expanded Lounge Menu!

Join us Every Thursday Night for a Three-Course Dinner and Complimentary Bottle of house wine for only $85 per couple!

Take Out Menu

Starters and Salad

             Baby Iceberg Salad     12

       Blue Cheese, Crispy Bacon, Brioche Croutons, Ranch Dressing

Add Grilled Chicken 7

Traditional Caesar Salad  11

White Anchovies, Sourdough Crisp

Add Grilled Chicken 7


  White Bean Hummus 9

      Warm Grilled Olives, Grilled Naan


Cheese Plate    18

Vermont Sharp Cheddar, Manchengo,

Granna Padano, Smoked Blue, Honey Comb, Rosemary Wafers


Heirloom Cherry Tomatoes, Pesto, Toasted Brioche 12


       Faroe Island Salmon    27

Saffron-Preserved Lemon Risotto, Sage Beurre Blanc, Sautéed Baby Spinach

Blackened Fish Tacos       16

Fresh Tomato Salsa, Chipotle-Cumin Rice, Smoked Taco Sauce


 Braised Short Ribs 28         

Truffle Smashed Potatoes, Honey Roasted Carrots, Red Wine Demi Glace

Sweet Potato Gnocchi 25    

Seacoast Farms Wild Mushrooms, Granna Padano, Truffle Cream

Smoked Pork Tenderloin  BLT Club  18

Speck, Sriracha Aioli, Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes

Desserts , Complimentary with Purchase of an Entree         

NY Cheesecake, Passion Fruit Coulis $

Chocolate Torte                                  $9




The Chestnut Grille is always serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner for parties of 20 or more, seven days a week. Enjoy a private dinner in this gracious home; voted one of the best restaurants in Old Lyme CT. Please contact us for more information.