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J J Grimsby & Co

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1 Lynn Fells Pkwy, Melrose, MA 02176-2640
(781) 665-1123
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Good local spot

We go to Grimbsy's a few times a month for lunch or supper. We like to sit in the bar side. The atmosphere is good. The food is pub type. Very good service Susan the waitress is great. They have a frequent flier card system.The keno screens and TV screens are large and visible. It is on Gerry... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We go to Grimbsy's a few times a month for lunch or supper. We like to sit in the bar side. The atmosphere is good. The food is pub type. Very good service Susan the waitress is great. They have a frequent flier card system.The keno screens and TV screens are large and visible. It is on Gerry Jingle Highway... More 

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South Portland, Maine
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Stopped for a disappointing lunch: tuna melt was soggy with mayo, chips were rubbery, many stuck together in clumps. Turkey with spinach wrap was nondescript. This place is a good candidate for "Restaurant Impossible".

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El Paso, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Went with friends for a few drinks after work. It's a very short drive so it seemed like a no brainer. The drinks were good and prices were fair. The service at the bar was okay but our waitress on the other hand was absolutely terrible! Long waits for her to come to the table, took forever with the check,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

Went here for lunch on a weekend. The food was greasy and average to below average for pub food. The atmosphere is nothing special and the service was mediocre. There are much better places in the area.

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Melrose,Ma.
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2012

There's just so many other places id go to before rhis place!

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Melrose, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2010

The food here is nothing special. You go there for convience after having a couple of drinks in the bar. The price is fairly inexpensive, so it is OK for families with children or those on a budget

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2008

I would rather eat at the 99

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2008

Regular good fair. Nothing special bu always consistent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2007

Great comfort food in a casual bar environment - plus poporn on the table!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Lynn Fells Pkwy, Melrose, MA 02176-2640
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Melrose
  • Phone Number: (781) 665-1123
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?