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The Publick House

1648 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
+1 617-277-2880
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mac and cheese” (18 reviews)
“mussels” (20 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1648 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
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11 - 20 of 211 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Awesome and eclectic beer menu along with fun pub fare from Belgium. Very nice and the whole family always finds something to love. Good with friends as well. Great atmosphere.

Thank Wackenhammer
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Stopped by on a Saturday afternoon. Great beer selection and the lunch menu was terrific...a little something for everyone. Everything was fresh and homemade (even the buffalo sauce!) Highly recommend you give this place a try if you are looking for a laid back atmosphere...More

Thank Jody L
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We went on a Sunday afternoon after dropping our son in Boston. They have a lot of beers on the menu, but the only IPAs on tap were Trillion. I'm not a big fan of them, so I ordered a Stone Ruination in the bottle....More

Thank Granby-Gobbler
Reviewed 29 December 2016

So... This place came highly recommended by more than one person and it's probably my expectation levels that had me a tad disappointed. Great Beer list, no doubt about that. The food was not impressive though. Pretty standard Pub fair but pricey. Service was very...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Good food didn't have drinks but nice atmosphere. Mac and cheese was good but rich and very filling. Burger was well cooked and good fries were amazing! Would visit again

1  Thank Caitlin L
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We had three different entrees and everything was really good. Burger came with a mountain of fries, salad was really fresh.

1  Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The food was really good! My only complaint is that it was really noisy so therefore hard to have a conversation.

Thank mjbais
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The food here is very good. And the prices are very reasonable. My only problem is that it is usually really crowded at brunch and you have top wait for a table.

Thank Mitchell D
Reviewed 22 October 2016

A nice restaurant with a warm feeling. We enjoyed the old fashion atmosphere. The food was very goo and so was the service. The staff was friendly and prompt. They have a bakery with a great section. We have been there a few times and...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Craft beer tap list is unbeatable and servers/bartenders are knowledgable and helpful. Food is good. They loose one star for their strict table policy. You can't sit at a table if you're not eating, even if the restaurant is empty. It seems like they add...More

Thank MzRs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1648 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-277-2880
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