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Public House

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41971 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590
+1 951-676-7305
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I gave three stars just because it's not my type of place. It felt geared toward the 20 something crowd. The music from the live band was so loud, that conversation was virtually impossible. The menu didn't offer very much, it's a basic beer and burger place. It seems popular with the younger crowd. It's definitely a casual place. Not... More 

Thank Shelagh t
Alberta, Canada
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our meals were delicious and nicely presented. Service friendly and professional. Beautifully decorated environment.

Thank Terri G
Vancouver, Washington
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, we arrived at about 5 PM and they were able to accommodate a party of ten, on a Friday night, at one table. Kudos for that! The food was very good. We expected pub food but received a much higher quality of food than that. Our table ordered everything from burgers to grilled salmon. Among the ten... More 

1 Thank DMC551
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only have craft beer. Food was okay but nothing to brag about. Had pasta with mushrooms. Would not order again. Girlfriend had chicken sandwich on pretzel roll. She said it was good. Service was good.

Thank Darrell P
San Diego
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78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. It is mainly covered outdoor seating with a rustic atmosphere. We were there on a weeknight. It is located in Old Town Temecula. There are cute shops nearby. Parking can be tight. Food and bar menu are awesome. Friendly service. Our server Chis was great. Highly recommend

1 Thank Kent R
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has awesome ambiance, excellent service and great food! We found this place on Trip Advisor and it did not disappoint. We had many great meals in Old Town but liked this place the best! It was a really cool night but they had plenty of heaters and fire pits to make it comfortable!

Thank Mary M
Temecula, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best outdoor patios in Old Town Temecula, Public House offers a cozy atmosphere, water feature, fire pits and heaters. They have live music on the weekends. But the best part is the food. Don't miss the goat cheese and truffle fries. Then, for meat eaters, you want to go with the Reuben or the Kobe burger! Both... More 

1 Thank Kim K
Temecula, California
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well we went there last night for dinner. The menu tends to be seasonable which is the best for freshness and quality.There is a very small dining area inside. The tables could not be any closer. The patio at the front is ok; the heaters there help. The garden at the back is a large area that tends to be... More 

Thank vintagechina
Temecula, California
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Public House is a local favorite. Lunch or dinner on the back patio is fun for families, friends or dates. The menu changes with what is in season locally. There is a large selection of beers and wines ( and the wine servings are generous). The food is always excellent. Whether you are a local or a visitor, I recommend... More 

Thank BettyL777
Temecula, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

In the heart of Old Town Temecula with a short walking distance to many shops. The atmosphere is relaxing but upbeat and the food was good.

Thank Blonde_Luigi_68

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41971 Main St, Temecula, CA 92590
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Temecula
  • Phone Number: +1 951-676-7305
PUBlic House roosts in the heart of Old Town Temecula among rustic, nostalgic buildings. Since 2009, we have served the finest fare in a truly unique restored home from the 1950s. PUBlic House is discreet at first glance. As you walk up to our hosts you only just hear the life music and busy, joyful activity tucked out back awaiting you. This aspect of PUBlic House always makes dining an intimate rendezvous. Whether you are having a sweet heart-to-heart in the patio garden or catching up with friends on the balcony, PUBlic House romances with charm.

Our customers describe PUBlic House as "Chill" and "Funky Cool". It's true, Fridays through Sundays you will rock the rhythm of live music 'til the wee hours. Staff say Sundays are especially relaxing due to the clientele vibe and live acoustic music. Throughout the year, PUBlic House's patio garden remains relaxing with the hum of friends and family dining on fine food and drink that uncommonly delight them. You enjoy dining in many different seasons. So, in steamy summers the balcony and patio garden sparkle with mist. In winters we get it toasty with outdoor heaters and warm, rich menu items. Welcome to the family!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?