• 860-747-6813
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  • 143 New Britain Ave, Plainville, CT 06062
  • Temporary New Hours. RESERVATIONS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED: Closed Mondays. Tue & Wed: 3-8, Thu, Fri & Sat: 11:30-9, Sun: 11:30-7 ... NEW, TEMPORARY LIMITED MENU. Click the banner below.


We are open for dine-in service, curbside pickup, and takeout. But, we have a NEW, limited menu. Please click here for our new menu. The items below with lines through them are NOT available. We also have adjusted hours (click link above). 


Steak & Beef

Bourbon Marinated Skirt Steak

Grilled and sliced to order, served with smashed sweet potatoes, vegetables, and fried onion straws...25.95

**New York Strip Steak

with fried onion straws, mashed potato, vegetables..30.95
Please allow extra time if ordered medium well or well done.

Boneless Braised Short Ribs

Incredibly tender boneless beef ribs, mashed potato, garlicky spinach and apples, laced with burgundy demi glace...23.95

**Prime Rib of Beef, Au Jus

Slow roasted Prime Rib, with vegetable and choice of side. Horseradish sour cream on the side. 24 oz. cut - 37.95 / 14 oz. cut - 30.95
Prime Rib only available Friday and Saturday after 4pm and all day Sunday, while it lasts.

J. T.’s Specialties

Taverne Grilled Meatloaf

Homestyle beef and pork meatloaf marked on the char-broiler, with tangy tomato glaze, loaded mashed potatoes and sautéed vegetables...19.50

Whiskey Steak Gnocchi

Char-grilled coulotte steak sliced over buttery potato gnocchi, asparagus tips and yellow squash in a whiskey/mushroom sauce...28.95

Maryland Crab Ravioli

Blue crab filled pasta with vodka cream sauce, pan seared sea scallops and sautéed julienne vegetables ...28.95

Buffalo Chicken Mac n' Cheese

Buttermilk fried chicken tenders dipped in our signature Buffalo sauce, served over cavatappi pasta with Gorgonzola sauce, broccoli and sautéed onions...21.95

Cider Pork Filet

Bacon wrapped medallions char-grilled and served with tart apple glaze and dried cranberries, mashed sweet potatoes, sautéed squash and
zucchini ribbons ...20.95

Grilled Citrus Salmon

Char-grilled salmon filet with citrus glaze, over jasmine rice, with vegetable … 23.95

Taverne Favorites

**Baked Scrod

Fresh scrod baked in lemon butter with a light Panko bread crumb topping, vegetable...21.95

Deep Fried Shrimp

Jumbo shrimp lightly breaded, served with fries, cole slaw and tartar sauce...20.95

Fish & Chips

Fresh Scrod filets lightly breaded and served with French fries, coleslaw and tartar sauce...21.95

**BBQ Baby Back Ribs

Slow roasted, finished w/ hickory BBQ sauce, choice of side, and vegetable...25.95

**Half Rack Ribs Dinner...19.95
Shepherd’s Pie

Ground beef in a demi-enriched brown sauce, corn and mashed potatoes...18.95

Chicken Pot Pie

White meat chicken, potatoes & vegetables topped with golden brown pastry...19.95

If you have any food allergies or food sensitivities, please alert your server before ordering.

All entrees are served with fresh, warm bread and our famous Honey Butter.  A choice of fries, mashed potato or rice is available
on all **starred items.

An additional side is 1.95 extra. To add a garden salad or a cup of soup of the day to an entrée choice, add $1.95.

As required by the CT Department of Public Health, J. Timothy’s would like to remind our guests that thoroughly cooking meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs reduces the risk of food borne illness.