The Hartford Bridge Club prides itself on its warm and friendly atmosphere where beginners, intermediates and advanced players have daily opportunities to learn and compete. It is truly the club with a heart and especially encourages and mentors its newer members. Founded in 1931, the club is the oldest continuously operating bridge club in North America.  We have over 500 enthusiastic members and are still growing. In 2018, we were the busiest club in New England with over 7000 tables in play and 31st busiest club in North America out of over 3000 clubs. We are a member owned club, whose board of trustees is committed to enhancing the learning and playing experience of all its members. 

Our club features:

  • Comfortable, well-equipped 42 table facility

  • Games - days, nights and weekends

  • Experienced, supportive directors

  • Pairing desk - please call ahead if possible (860) 953-3177

  • Complimentary coffee and snacks

  • Lessons for all levels; many novice and intermediate programs

  • Mentoring program

  • Special tournaments

Our Schedule of Games When We're Fully Open - For Now See More Info


12:30 p.m. One partner must be under 750


9:30 a.m. Open


1:15 p.m. Mini-Lesson

1:30 p.m. 0-750

9:30 a.m. Open


1:15 p.m. Mini-Lesson

1:30 p.m. 0-750


10:00 a.m. Open


6:15 p.m. Mini-Lesson

6:30 p.m. 0-49 Novice Game

6:30 p.m. Open


9:30 a.m. Open


1:30 p.m. 0-300


10:00 a.m. Open

1:45 p.m. Supervised Novice


9:30 a.m. Open


1:30 p.m. 0-750


10:00 a.m. Play & Learn


12:30 p.m. Open

Entry fees (except special games):  $7 member; $8 non-member.  Please refer to our calendar pages to see our schedule for special events: Club Championships, NAOP Qualifiers, STaC Games, Life Master Parties, Board of Trustee Meetings, etc..

Location and Driving Directions

The Hartford Bridge Club is located at:

19A Andover Dr.

West Hartford, CT 06110

If you are familiar with the area, refer to the map.  Otherwise, please use the "Driving Directions" button below.  Type your starting location to get driving directions.