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There are several parking areas near the Garde Arts Center:

  • FREE street parking on State, Huntington, Meridian, and Union Streets (shaded in green).
  • FREE parking behind the Courthouse (Access via Cottage Street).
  • FREE parking in the Municipal Parking Lot (Eugene O’Neill Drive).
  • PAID parking at the Water Street Parking Garage and the Cornish Garage.

Garde Arts Center

325 State Street, New London, CT 06320, USA

Directions

From the Norwich Area:

I-395 South to left Exit 5 at Montville Connector (signs for CT-32/New London). Continue straight onto CT-32. You will pass Connecticut College on the right and the Coast Guard Academy on the left. Take the downtown New London exit. At third light, turn right onto State Street. Continue straight. The Garde Arts Center is on the right.

From the Hartford Area:

RT. 2 South toward Norwich/New London. From RT. 2, take RT. 11 to end; go left onto RT. 82. At the first traffic light, take a right onto RT. 85. Take RT. 85 past Crystal Mall in Waterford. RT. 85 becomes Broad Street in New London. Take Broad Street to the end. Take a right on Huntington Street and then take an immediate left. The Garde Arts Center is on the left.

From Groton, Providence, & North:

I-95 South to the Gold Star Bridge at Groton/New London. Get in the right lane on the bridge. Follow right branch; split immediately over the bridge. Change to the left lane and follow left split to downtown New London. Pass under the pedestrian overpass. Go to second traffic light (State Street). Turn right. Go three blocks. The Garde Arts Center is on the right.

From New Haven & South:

I-95 North to Exit 83 (Downtown New London). The first traffic light is at end of the ramp. Go straight off the ramp onto Huntington Street. Take Huntington Street to fourth traffic light and make left onto State Street. The Garde Arts Center is on the left.

Daddy Jack's

181 Bank Street, New London, Connecticut, USA

(860) 444-8888
https://daddy-jacks.business.site/

Dev’s on State

312 State Street, New London, Connecticut, USA

(860) 442-3387
https://devsonstate.com/

Dockside Resort Bar

32 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-7433
https://www.facebook.com/DocksideNewLondon/

Dutch Tavern

23 Green Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 442-3453
https://dutch-tavern.com/

Fat Boy’s Kitchen & Bar

194 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 574-9154
https://www.fatboyskitchenandbar.com/home.html

Gus’s Pizza & Bar

24 Eugene O'Neill Drive, New London, CT, USA

(860) 440-0706
https://gusspizzanewlondon.com/

Hot Rod Cafe

114 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 447-2320
https://www.hotrodscafenewlondon.com/

Jake’s Diner on State Street

131 State Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 574-9310
https://www.facebook.com/Jakesdineronstatestreet/

Jasmine Thai Restaurant

470 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 442-9991
https://www.jasminethainl.com/

Kamp Dog

15 Broad Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-3000
https://www.kampdog.com/

La Luna Restaraunt

35 Governor Winthrop Blvd, New London, CT, USA

(860) 326-7258
https://lalunanewlondon.com/

Lazy Leopard Thai Cafe & Sushi Bar

45 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 333-1329
https://www.lazyleopardthai.com/

Mambo Bar & Restaurant

200 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 444-6400
https://www.facebook.com/mambobarct/

Mi Casa 2

31 Golden Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 574-9183
https://micasa2newlondon.com/

Mi Thai Bar & Bistro

8 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 501-7588
https://www.facebook.com/Maithaibistro2018/

Mr.G’s

452 Williams Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 447-0400
https://mrgsrestaurant.com/

Muddy Waters

42 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 444-2232
https://www.facebook.com/MuddyWatersNewLondon/

Napolitano’s Pizza

211 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 440-3777
https://napolitanospizzeria.com/

Neon Chicken

88a Howard Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 444-6366
https://www.neonchickenct.com/

Noodle + Rice Bistro

165 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-4444
https://www.facebook.com/noodlesandricebistro/

Oasis Pub

16 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 447-3929
https://www.facebook.com/theoasispub

Ocean Pizza Restaurant

88 Ocean Avenue, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-0870
https://www.oceanpizzarestaurant.com/

Octane Cafe

9 Tilley Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 437-7303
https://www.theoctanecafe.com/

On the Waterfront Cafe

250 Pequot Avenue, New London, CT, USA

(860) 444-2800
https://onthewaterfrontnl.com/

Recovery Room

445 Ocean Ave, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-2619
https://www.facebook.com/recoveryroomrestaurant/

RD86

86 Golden Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 477-1135
https://www.facebook.com/rd86space/

Right Path Organic Cafe

147 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 437-9700
https://rightpathorganicca.wixsite.com/right-path-food

Sellfish

260 Pequot Avenue, New London, CT, USA

(860) 574-9645
https://www.facebook.com/sellfishusa/

The Social Bar & Kitchen

208 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 442-6900
https://www.socialnewlondon.com/

Sunrise Cafe

36 Golden Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 437-3444
https://www.facebook.com/Sunrise-Cafe-201626910260623/

Swad Tandoori

150 State Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 439-1809
https://swadtandoorinewlondon.com/

Sweeties Bakery & Cafe

191 Bank Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 437-0130
https://www.sweetiesbakeryandcafe.com/

33 Golden Street

33 Golden Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-1193
https://www.facebook.com/33-Golden-Street-112730245512044/

2 Wives Brick Oven Pizza

45 Huntington Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 447-9337
https://2wivespizza.com/

Thames Landing Oyster House

2 State Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 574-9232
http://thames-landing-oyster-house.mxstorefront.com/

Tony D’s

92 Huntington Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 443-9900
https://www.tonydsrestaurant.com/

Washington St. Coffee House

13 Washington Street, New London, CT, USA

(860) 437-0664
https://www.washingtonstreetcoffeehouse.com/

Area Dining Guide

The following list of New London area restaurants is for your convenience. We recommend you call in advance to confirm exact hours of service and if reservations are necessary. You can also click here for the New London Main Street Dining Guide.

Daddy Jack’s (0.4 mile)
181 Bank Street
(860) 444-8888

Dev’s on State (177 feet)
312 State Street
(860) 442-3387

Dockside Resort Bar (0.3 mile)
32 Bank Street
(860) 443-7433

Dutch Tavern (0.2 mile)
23 Green Street
(860) 442-3453

Fat Boy’s Kitchen & Bar (0.4 mile)
194 Bank Street
(860) 574-9154

Gus’s Pizza & Bar (0.2 mile)
24 Eugene O’Neill Drive
(860) 440-0706

Hot Rod Cafe (0.4 mile)
114 Bank Street
(860) 447-2320

Jake’s Diner on State Street (0.2 mile)
131 State Street
(860) 574-9310

Jasmine Thai Restaurant (0.5 mile)
470 Bank Street
(860) 442-9991

Kamp Dog (466 feet)
15 Broad Street
(860) 443-3000

La Luna Restaurant (0.1 mile)
35 Gov. Winthrop Blvd.
(860) 326-7258

Lazy Leopard Thai Cafe & Sushi Bar (0.3 mile)
45 Bank Street
(860) 333-1329

Mambo Bar & Restaurant (0.4 mile)
200 Bank Street
(860) 444-6400

Mi Casa 2 (0.3 mile)
31 Golden Street
(860) 574-9183

Mi Thai Bar & Bistro (0.3 mile)
8 Bank Street
(860) 501-7588

Mr.G’s (0.9 mile)
452 Williams Street
(860) 447-0400

Muddy Waters (0.3 mile)
42 Bank Street
(860) 444-2232

Napolitano’s Pizza (0.4 mile)
211 Bank Street
(860) 440-3777

Neon Chicken (0.7 mile)
88A Howard Street
(860) 444-6366

Noodle + Rice Bistro (0.4 mile)
165 Bank Street
(860) 443-4444

Oasis Pub (0.3 mile)
16 Bank Street
(860) 447-3929

Ocean Pizza Restaurant (1.0 mile)
88 Ocean Avenue
(860) 443-0870

Octane Cafe (0.4 mile)
9 Tilley Street
(860) 437-7303

On the Waterfront Cafe (1.7 mile)
250 Pequot Avenue
(860) 444-2800

Recovery Room (1.8 mile)
445 Ocean Ave.
(860) 443-2619

RD86 (0.2 mile)
86 Golden Street
(860) 477-1135

Right Path Organic Cafe (0.4 mile)
147 Bank Street
(860) 437-9700

Sellfish (1.7 mile)
260 Pequot Avenue
(860) 574-9645

The Social Bar & Kitchen (0.4 mile)
208 Bank Street
(860) 442-6900

Sunrise Cafe (0.3 mile)
36 Golden Street
(860) 437-3444

Swad Tandoori (0.2 mile)
150 State Street
(860) 439-1809

Sweeties Bakery & Cafe (0.4 mile)
191 Bank Street
(860) 437-0130

33 Golden Street (0.3 mile)
33 Golden Street
(860) 443-1193

2 Wives Brick Oven Pizza (445 feet)
45 Huntington Street
(860) 447-9337

Thames Landing Oyster House (0.3 mile)
2 State Street
(860) 574-9232

Tony D’s (377 feet)
92 Huntington Street
(860) 443-9900

Washington St. Coffee House (495 feet)
13 Washington Street
(860) 437-0664

Garde Arts Center

325 State Street, New London, CT 06320, USA

Lodging in the New London Area

Holiday Inn New London (New London)
35 Gov. Winthrop Blvd.
(860) 443-7000

Clarion Inn (New London)
249 North Frontage Rd.
(860) 442-0631

Red Roof Inn (New London)
707 Colman St.
(860) 444-0001

SpringHill Suites Waterford (Waterford)
401 N. Frontage Rd.
(860) 439-0151

Groton Inn & Suites (Groton)
99 Gold Star Highway
(860) 445-9784

Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa (Groton)
625 North Rd. (Route 117)
(860) 446-2600

Quality Inn Mystic (Mystic)
48 Whitehall Ave.
(860) 980-3257

Mystic River Hotel & Suites (Mystic)
9 Whitehall Ave.
(860) 980-3160

Days Inn & Suites (Mystic)
55 Whitehall Ave.
(860) 415-8155

Inn at Harbor Hill Marina (Niantic)
60 Grand St.
(860) 739-0331