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Welcome to The Helmsman Coastal-Inspired New England Kitchen

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Rooted in the cultivated craftsmanship tradition of its New England locality, The Helmsman Kitchen & Bar extends a sure-fire culinary experience.

A visit to Mystic immerses the explorer in powerful historical roots and at The Helmsman, we take pride and inspiration in our city’s intrepid past of maritime glory and ship-building prowess. This is an invitation to go beyond the expected and embark in a culinary journey through our modern land-and-sea grill and hand-crafted mixology. Welcome to the home of New England’s best coastal offerings from our premier restaurant located at the Mystic Marriott. 

Reservations

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Wine Dinners

Summer wine dinner series highlighted by multi-course tasting experiences.

May-September

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Summer Wine Dinner Series

Join our wine curator led summer wine dinner series featuring monthly pop-ups highlighted by multi-course tasting experiences.

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Captain's Call

Captain's Call Happy Hour Tuesday-Friday
4pm-6pm

Half-priced cocktails, mocktails, beer, wine & select appetizers.

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Captain's Call

Experience Captain's Call happy hour Tuesday-Friday from 4pm-6pm featuring half-priced cocktails, mocktails, beer, wine & select appetizers.

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Prime Rib Wednesday

Wednesdays
5pm-10pm

Choice of starter, slow-roasted Prime Rib, house-made dessert, plus half-priced bottles of wine.

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Prime Rib Wednesday

Indulge in an evening of elegance featuring a three course culinary journey with choice of starter, slow-roasted Prime Rib carved to order, house-made dessert, plus half-priced bottles of wine.

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Seasonal Mocktails

Stop in to explore our seasonal mocktail menu.

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Seasonal Mocktails

Stop in to explore our seasonal mocktail menu.

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Tranquil Tastes: Dining + Spa Weekday Getaway

Unwind & savor the finest experiences with 10% off services at Cerulean Spa and $25 dining credit for The Helmsman Kitchen & Bar.

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Tranquil Tastes: Dining + Spa Weekday Getaway

Unwind & savor the finest experiences with 10% off services at Cerulean Spa and $25 dining credit for The Helmsman Kitchen & Bar.

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A ship in harbor is safe, but that's not why ships were built.

- John A. Shedd A Glass With A Drink In It
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Culinary Passion

Our Coastal-inspired menu features a wide range of delectable options, from classic burgers and sandwiches to seafood specialties. Be sure to try one of our signature cocktails, made with freshest ingredients and expertly mixed by our talented mixologists.

Elixirs & Spirits

Our full-service bar features an extensive selection of craft cocktails, as well as a variety of beers, wines and spirits. Whether you're in the mood for a refreshing mojito or a classic martini, we have something for every taste.

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Join us at The Helmsman and delight in delicious, coastal-inspired dishes and expertly-crafted cocktails.

Join us at The Helmsman and delight in delicious, coastal-inspired dishes and expertly-crafted cocktails.

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Private Dining & Celebrations

Allow our coastal-inspired setting and menus to be the backdrop to your next special celebration or event. From the intimate Private Dining Room to the semi-private Map Room, each space creates a unique atmosphere for your special occasion.

Private Events

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Hours of Operation

Breakfast

Monday-Friday 6:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Saturday-Sunday 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Dinner & Bar

Daily 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

LOCATED AT THE MYSTIC MARRIOTT HOTEL & SPA

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Summer Wine Dinner Series

Experience our curated, multi-course wine pairing dinners this summer!

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