The Central Cafe Bar and Grill Has a Full Liquor License, a Tempting Menu, and a Lot of Fun on Tap

Get Awesome Drinks, Delicious Food and Unbeatable Service at Our Long-Established Bar in Plainville, CT

From our front door on Whiting Street to the patio outside the back door, you can count on great service from the bartenders, wait staff, and kitchen staff at the Central Cafe in downtown Plainville. We've been doing it since 1950.

Here are some other reasons why our customers keep coming back: We have 12 beers on tap. Our menu is complete with everything from appetizers to entrees. We have a private room for banquets. There are 14 big screen HD TV's and we carry all NFL games. We have pool tables and run beer pong games. We even have a great night life and invite you to check out our calendar.


The Central Cafe has comfortable tables and chairs in addition to plenty of bar stools. We also have a patio with picnic tables for you to enjoy during the late spring through early fall.
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Our spacious, comfortable outdoor patio behind the Central Cafe in Plainville
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Happy hour at the Central Cafe in Plainville Mon. thru Fri. from 3 to 6 pm
HAPPY HOUR
MON. - FRI. 3 PM - 6 PM
$2.50 Domestic Beer
$3.50 Imports
Open 7 Days a Week: Weekdays at 11 AM and Weekends at Noon
Always Free Wi-Fi

The Central Cafe has a great sports bar atmosphere. Watch major league baseball, pro and college basketball, all NFL games and more on 14 big flat screen TVs. 
 Saturday Nights 
Don't Miss It!

Baseball is 
back! 

Join us for 
all the action.
​          Current Weekly Specials
Mon. $1 off house wine
Tue. $1 off draft beer
Wed. DJ Trivia and $1 off all well drinks
Thur. Trivia with 104.1 Radio Ryan Smart
Fri. Live Entertainment or Acoustic Entertainment
Sat. Karaoke with Carol Willis
Meet friends for a great time at The Central Cafe
Stop into The Central Cafe for food and a drink
The Central Cafe is perfect for Happy Hour
          When the Yanks and Sox play each other get a 
Central Burger w/ Steak Fries & a Budlight Draft for only $10
              Upcoming Events

June 6th -  Avoid the traffic to Long Island and join us for Belmont Stakes, the last of the Triple Crown. For specials during the race, visit this website again or ask your bartender.