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20 Railroad Public House

20 Railroad St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1521
+1 413-528-9345
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (46 reviews)
“salad” (36 reviews)
“fries” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Railroad St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1521
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We visited again and really wanted to see this successful ,but management still has a long way to go. The menu has not been upgraded and is still very limiting. There is an international flare to many items, but too many are hot and spicy....More

2  Thank daylilly50
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This is a very pleasant restaurant. The menu is varied (pickled asparagus!) and, as noted, the young waiter was excellent.

Thank Cubbob
Reviewed 24 July 2017

On a recent motorcycle day trip to Bish Bash Falls we decided to have lunch in Great Barrington. We had absolutely no idea where to go so we got on Trip Advisor and came across 20 Railroad Public House. Man did we make the right...More

Thank CTpickytraveler
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Impressive lunch in a newly renovated, clean space. Good service and priced right in a beautiful location for fabulous shopping!

Thank CindyQuitt
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Good food and drinks. Especially enjoyed the rice balls and the wings. Slow service so don't go here if you're in a hurry.

Thank Maxebird
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Went here for dinner, the mussels appetizer was excellent, as was the steak and fries, and the burger. The service was very attentive, nice selection of beers and wines.

Thank BC-Eagle-70-74
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Public House is better than ever. The menu has been totally overhauled for the better. I had the chicken and dumplings with fresh vegetables for dinner and it was delicious. Very fresh and well prepared. My husband's hamburger was good too with freshly cut French...More

Thank Madeleine F
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This location and bar is a classic. The renovations were done nicely; floors have been redone, fresh paint on non-brick walls with local art brighten up the place and it's so nice to finally have real bathrooms (the old women's room was tiny and the...More

Thank EcoM8s
Reviewed 30 May 2017

When it was 21 Railroad street we made it for our cozy, twice a month comfort food meal. The new owners took over last year and changed most of the menu making it more like everyone else, fancy-esque. Last time we asked for onions and...More

Thank Penny S
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Wife and I discovered this place three years ago and thought it was great., and we went back at least one other time. Last year, we were looking for a place to have lunch in Great Barrington, and 20 Railroad was closed with paper covering...More

Thank Monophoto-1
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Questions & Answers
13 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from BennyD20 | Property representative |
Yes we do, although minimal, it changes periodically but right now we have kids fried chicken, grilled cheese (local sourdough with gruyere and fries) and kids pasta with butter or red sauce.
Linda G
5 June 2016|
Response from Jon from Dallas | Reviewed this property |
23 April 2015|
Response from BennyD20 | Property representative |
Yes we do! Gluten free buns for burgers and daily specials.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Railroad St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1521
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 413-528-9345
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Seasonally inspired pub fare. Using Local, Regional, responsible and Sustainable products. Craft Beers and Cocktails.
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