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Butterfield 8 in Stamford is a well-known bar, featuring an upscale vibe with terrific sandwiches. It's an ideal choice for customers interested in awesome food.
If you're trying to plan ahead, most folks can agree that later in the week (Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays) is the best time to visit. Also, you'll definitely want to take advantage of its outdoor seating when the New England weather is cooperative. According to most guests, business casual attire is recommended. Having said that, with a live DJ, the background noise is reported to get a bit loud at times.
According to locals, it's been tabbed as a really good option for both large groups, in addition to dancing. In addition to its convenient take-out menu, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town. Or, if you're looking for the perfect spot to unwind after work, it's got a phenomenal happy hour and a pretty broad selection behind the bar.
Specializing in lunch, dinner, and even good late-night food, a trip to Butterfield 8 is definitely worthwhile. Visitors to the restaurant have access to a private lot nearby or can park on the street.