Old Lyme Essential Businesses with Operating Hours

We put together a list of essential local businesses (essential as defined by the State) with updated hours and any information about changes in protocol. We only included businesses we were able to reach by phone to verify their information. If there is a business not listed that remains open, falls into one of the categories below, and would like to be included please email selectmansoffice@oldlyme-ct.gov. For a list of local restaurants and take out options, please view this list.


All-Pro Automotive:

  • Service Hours: 7 AM - 5 PM
  • Gas Hours: 7 AM - 6 PM

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Dan and Bills Auto Repair:

  • Normal hours.

Please call their main number for more information: (860) 434-9014.


Bank of America:

  • We were unable to reach someone to confirm their hours.

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Benchmark Wealth Management:

  • Normal hours.

Visit their website.

Citizens Bank:

  • Branch hours are: Mon – Fri 10 AM to 3 PM & Sat 9 AM to 12 PM.
  • Branch lobbies will only be open by appointment and limited to two customers at a time.
  • All drive-ups will remain open.
  • In-store branches will install a plexiglass “teller window” and will service one customer at a time while adhering to social distancing protocols; bankers will be available by appointment only.

Essex Savings Bank:

  • Open normal hours.
  • Lobby is closed. Drive-up only. Safe deposit access by appointment only.

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Exencial Wealth Advisors:

  • Open normal hours.
  • Staff is working remotely            

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Webster Bank:

  • Open normal hours.
  • Drive-thru access during regular business hours, ATM access, and limited lobby access by appointment only.

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Andy's Deli & Market:

  • Market hours are as follows: 5 AM - 6 PM Monday through Friday, 6 AM - 6 PM Saturday and Sunday.

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Big Y:

  • Effective Thursday, March 19th all Big Y stores will reserve the hours of 7 AM to 8 AM for customers who are 60 and older or have compromised immune systems. Regular store hours are now 8 AM to 8 PM until further notice. 

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  • Normal hours for grocery purchases.

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Ez Mini Mart Food Store:

  • Updated hours are 6 AM - 8 PM.

Hardware Stores

Christiansen Hardware:

  • Open 9 AM - 4 PM Monday through Saturday.

Phone number: (860) 434-7053

Laysville Center Hardware:

  • Normal hours Wednesday and Sunday. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 7 AM - 4 PM.

Phone number: (860) 434-7727

Liquor Stores

Grand Wine & Spirits:

  • Open normal hours.
  • Offering online ordering. 

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Rogers Lake Liquor Shop:

  • Open normal hours.

Phone Number: (860) 434-1033

Rooneys Package Store:

  • Open normal hours.

Phone number: (860) 434-8012



  • Open at 9 AM instead of 8 AM on weekdays. 
  • You can still enter the store normally to pick up prescriptions. 

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Post Office/Mail Supplies

Post Office (Both Halls Road and Shore Road):

  • Open normal hours. Please practice social distancing if you need to go into the post office.

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Office Express:

  • Open 10 AM - 5:30 PM Monday through Friday and 10 AM - 3 PM on Saturday. Closed Sunday.

Phone Number: (860) 434-9200


Best Cleaners:

  • Updated hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8 AM – 2 PM, Saturday: 10 AM – 2 PM, Wednesday, Sunday: Closed

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Old Lyme Landscape Garden Center:

  • Hours: Monday through Thursday 10 AM - 4 PM. Deliveries and curbside pickup available.

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Seifert and Hogan Attorneys at Law:

  • Open Monday - Friday by appointment only.

Phone number: (860) 434-2097

Skilled Trades

Gardner Landscapes:

  • Operating normally.

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Generators On Demand:

  • Open Monday - Friday by phone call only, emergency services available.

Phone number: (860) 434-2608

Lew the Plumber:

  • If you need help please call (860) 434-5862. If the owner is unable to help you he will provide you with a referral to someone else.

Machnik Brothers:

  • Operating normally.

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Sicuranza Electric:

  • Operating normally.

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Shoreline Overhead Door: 

  • Operating Hours: 8 AM - 5 PM Monday through Friday (24 hr. Emergency Service)

Phone Number: (860) 434-1179

Speirs Plumbing:

  • Operating normally.

Phone Number: (860) 434-7386

Zelek Electric: 

  • Operating normally.

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Clark Veterinary Hospital:

  • In order to serve you in the safest, most efficient way, they ask that you please call their office when you arrive to their parking lot to check in for your appointment or to drop off or pick up your pet. A staff member will then meet you outside. If you need food, products, or medicine, please call prior to coming to the office so they can to get your products together (refills require 24 hours notice to be filled). A staff member will bring your products out to you.

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Coastal Valley Veterinary Services (Mobile):

  • Minimizing in-person contact by using tele-medicine (virtual appointments).
  • In-person appointments require social distancing.

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Old Lyme Veterinary Hospital:

  • Please call ahead to arrange your appointment: (860) 434-8387.
  • Your technician will meet you at the front door or your car to admit or discharge your pet. To minimize your exposure to other clients, no clients are allowed inside the hospital. 
  • They text and email you before your appointment so all your questions can be addressed, or they will conduct the appointment on speakerphone with you at your car on your cell phone.
  • Please plan to remain available for consultation or additional treatment authorization by cell.
  • They will take payments by phone and bring your food or medication to you. 

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