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The Publick House

) #19 of 29 Restaurants in Chester $$ - $$$ American, ,
111 Main St, 111 Main St,Chester, Nj, Chester, NJ 07930-2532
+1 908-879-6878
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible13%
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“ribs” (4 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
111 Main St, 111 Main St,Chester, Nj, Chester, NJ 07930-2532
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was mediocre at best especially for the prices they charge. Drinks were weak, Caesar salad was tasteless, and dinner was small. Staff was nice and helpful. Atmosphere was nice (had not changed from former glory years). It was just not the same as...More

Thank JTL07825
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in today during the Chester Craft fair..very limited menu but we decided on their public house chips with bbq sauce, salads with pears,Pecans, and goat cheese and 2 pizzas. The server explained that the ran out of pears, but were preparing additional and they...More

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times. The staff is great and the drinks and pizza are fantastic. I love this this place.

Thank Veronica T
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a beautiful 200 year old building and an incredible atmosphere, but the food and service was pretty terrible. My 3 daughters ordered chicken fingers which came out half cooked and inedible. My wife order the "special" which was a buffalo chicken wrap. This...More

Thank scotttraveler80
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Great bar.....service attentive, staff efficient, bar food was very good, pizza's though were fantastic, cooked through a stone oven.

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Went on a weeknight with two friends and sat at a table in the bar area. The Bartender was also our waitress and very friendly and attentive. I love the exposed brick and rustic interior of the dining area! They were playing great old school...More

Thank hotyogi
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Go here regularly with the family. The kids love the pizza and we always feel comfortable with 3 young children. It has a great old feel with the fireplace etc. The food can be hit or miss, however. Sometimes its excellent, sometimes not so much....More

Thank James D
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Pizza really good. Prices a bit high staff issues. Not that friendly to outsiders! Most of menu not that good!

Thank lorilovesandrew
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Have been here several times, this time pretty disappointing. Food was just okay - salmon, mashed potatoes VERY BLAND. Service was not good at all. Pretty bad when your waitress spills entire glass of ice water and you sit through dinner cold and wet, because...More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Casual, quiet and excellent food! Also an inn for travelers or just a romantic stay. Plenty of parking behind inn.

Thank Bellafacia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Main St, 111 Main St,Chester, Nj, Chester, NJ 07930-2532
    (RT 206)
  • Public Transportation: n/a
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 908-879-6878
  • E-mail
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