Nat Hayden's  Real Pit Barbecue 
NOW OPEN AT OUR NEW LOCATION: 144B BROAD STREET IN WINDSOR Call 860-298-8955 for directions
Nat's Holiday Dinner is back! After a one-year hiatus while we moved, Nat's famous smoked ham holiday dinner can now be ordered. This year's dinner feeds 6 and includes sliced, hickory-smoked Virginia ham, baked mac 'n' three cheese, green beans almondine, a nice winter garden salad with baby greens, sweet kale, dried cranberries, walnuts and our own sweet cider vinaigrette, and Santa Fe Cornbread. Packages are available for pick-up on the 23rd or 24th of December, include easy heating instructions, and cost 69.95 Please call 860-298-8955 to order or stop in to the restaurant. 

HOLIDAY HOURS UPDATE: Nat's will be closed on Christmas Day, as well as Friday, Dec. 27th. We will reopen at 11 am on Saturday, Dec. 27th. We will be open our regular hours - 11 to 9 on Wednesday, Dec. 31st, but we will be closed on
New Year's Day.
Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Nat's is turning Five! That's right, December 22nd is our 5th birthday- and the 29th marks our first year in the new digs, so we're putting TWO specials together to celebrate! Join us on Tuesday, December 30th from 11 to 9 for $1 single sides and $5 Pulled Pork Combos! And thanks again to all of our loyal fans who have kept us smokin' for 5 years!

Starting Tuesday Oct 7th, we will be open from 11am to 9pm Tuesday through Sunday, Closed on Mondays. Catering will still be available on Mondays and you may call to place a catering order on a Monday at 860- 593-3187 (this number is for Monday catering orders only, all other calls please use 860-298-8955)

WINE NEWS ALERT: Nat Hayden's is now serving Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Wines. Merlot, Cab. Sauvignon, Pinot Grigio and Chardonnay now available by the bottle or glass!

BREW NEWS ALERT: Did you know that all four of our taps are now pouring locally-brewed craft beers? It's true- we are currently serving Back East Golden and Porter from Bloomfield, Broad Brook Hopstillo IPA from Broad Brook, and Arch Amber from the Hartford Better Beer Co. Stop in and try them all with our Local Brew Tasting Flight, it's a glass of each so you can decide which one you like best!

It's Catering Time!
Well Folks, autumn is upon us and that can mean only one thing... Tailgating!! Whether it's high school games, UConn at The Rent or the Patriots and Giants, Nat's has everything you will need to do your tailgate party up right. So now's the time to get on the horn and call Nat's for all your party food needs. We're ready and smokin' to serve you! Call 860-298-8955 to order and in the meantime- click on that menu tab to the left and scroll down to our catering menu. It will help you figure out what and how much you will need to feed your whole crowd.

Remember: Nat Hayden's Gift Certificates fit the bill when shopping for a present for that special carnivore in your life! Stop in today and get one in any denomination. Give the gift of 'Cue!

Check out this great write-up of the New Nat's in The Hartford Courant!,0,6615076.story 
Many thanks to Leeanne Griffin for the great article!

Thanks to everyone who has visited us at our new location! The response has been overwhelmingly positive. We appreciate your patience while we bring the website up to speed following the move and menu change. We are in the process of building a new interactive website that will offer real-time access to specials and online ordering. In the meantime, please stop in to our new location, say hi, and grab a printed copy of our new, expanded menu. Thanks!

Now open at our new location: 144B Broad Street in Windsor, just down the street from our old location!

Please spread the word to any other Nat Fans you know and we'll see you in the new place! 

Check out this great episode of The Feast which airs on NBC Connecticut featuring Nat Hayden's! Great Job by host Jason Hawkins and crew!!/on-air/as-seen-on/Feast-TV---Nat-Haydens-BBQ/211592861

Give the Gift of 'Cue- Nat Hayden's Gift Certificates are always welcome under any tree! Available at the restaurant in any denomination!

 Parties coming up? Let Nat's cater the perfect party for your home or office with delicious barbecue! Click on the 'menus' tab and scroll down to see all of our catering options. So call today to book your party- your co-workers and family will thank you!
Call 860-298-8955 to order

Nat is slowly being dragged into the 21st century- follow him on Twitter at Follow us for all of your hard-hitting barbecue news! Tweets will include daily specials and up-coming events!
and be sure to friend us on facebook where you can see our lunch specials posted every morning!
We're also ALL OVER THE WEB- check out our loads of great reviews at: & 

One more thing: Smoke 'n' Thunder: Nat's own Smoked Habanero Pepper Sauce! Ask for it by name! Available in bottles now at the restaurant for just $3.95!
Remember Nat's Caters! Call today to order grub for your next get together!
Watch Daym Drops' review of Nat Hayden's Beef Brisket Burger!

OPEN DAILY 11am to 9pm


Nat Hayden's Real Pit Barbecue
144B Broad Street
Windsor, CT 06095

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