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City Steam Brewery

$$ - $$$American, ,
942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
+1 860-525-1600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of chill spots for small or large groups. All kinds of and different varieties of craft beer. Love visiting local brews and this one is no different. Centrally located in Hartford so make sure you stop by.

Thank Bradley O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a few girlfriends while attending an event at the convention center. The food was good. Service was O K.

Thank G T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to visit Twain’s house during a brief snow shower. We found City Steam Brewery on Travel Advisor and decided to try it. What a great decision! Incredible atmosphere to go with awesome food and service. We would definitely come again.

Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So the beer was good they had something for everyone...service well that was another thing it was just not good...the bartender was over worked and it reflected in his work...when we ordered he didn't ask what sides we wanted or what type of taco shells...More

Thank tishpantz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to city steam on a Saturday night. We got there at 5:30 and was seated at our table in the comedy club. Everyone enjoyed their food and the bear was very good. The comedians that night were good. We will go again.

Thank Trox915
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A big birthday party , 65 people , and City Steam was the perfect place to have it! Had whole back room , which included 3 pool tables, air hockey, private bar, loads of room , just a great setting !! The food was delicious,...More

Thank donnaloub
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived in Hartford, CT for golf show and walked from convention Center to City Steam for lunch. Sat at bar and had lunch, French Onion Soup and BBQ Combo, onion straws / pulled pork BBQ and a few BBQ ribs.. Very good, service was excellent...

Thank Dick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a good solid pub menu, well prepared. Had a chicken-Philly sandwich with fried. The fries were indeed excellent. The IPA was also excellent and worth the trip by itself.

Thank island-time-ny
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Arch Street Abby beer was tasty on a cold day. Fish sandwich was delicious with a tasty coleslaw on top.

Thank Jennie C
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I think they didn't know what type of ambiance they wanted, so there are separate areas for the sports-oriented bar, tables, and couches in the large space. And they're all a bit aged. The TVs contribute to the loud atmosphere. Service gets backed up at...More

Thank always_come_home
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Questions & Answers
Carmelo R
22 October 2016|
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Response from Hannah L | Property representative |
Hi Carmelo. We have 3 shows every weekend! One show Friday night starting at 8 with doors opening at 6:30. Two shows on Saturday, one at 7 with doors opening at 5:30 and the late night show starting at 10 with doors... More
Lisha N
24 May 2016|
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Response from Nick G | Reviewed this property |
You can either park for free on the street after 6 PM or use the public garage on the corner of Market and Talcott. (The garage is one block behind City Steam.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 pm - 1:00 am
11:30 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 942 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-525-1600
Hartford, CT Restaurant with the Finest Handcrafted Beer, Live Comedy and Upscale Casual Cuisine in an Historic Setting.
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