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The Publick House

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Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
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1648 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02445
617 277 2880
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5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating

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  • 54
    Excellent
  • 75
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice surprise

We were out walking and looking for something to eat. This place was great-lots of unique beer choices and the food was really delicious. It got a little loud, but we enjoyed it!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
Barbara B
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

We were out walking and looking for something to eat. This place was great-lots of unique beer choices and the food was really delicious. It got a little loud, but we enjoyed it!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

I always love coming here with friends. All of us are "beer nerds" so The Publick House's beer menu satisfies all of our needs. I always recommend getting the fries with their truffle ketchup. Even if you get fries with your meal, you won't get enough of them. When I was last there, I got their Publick House Burger with... More 

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Essex, Vermont
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Nice pub-style restaurant. It is busy and rather loud, but the food is good, the prices are good, and the beer selection is extensive. Comfortable enough for the whole family.

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Wells, Maine
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Pretty good pub food and quick service at this Restaraunt. Good amount of selections and a very popular spot to get a beer.

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Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

5 pages of beers available and food creations that were like typical pub food (fried and greasy) but with unique combinations and flavors. worth checking out. The place was on the noisy side, but unfortunately most places are getting that way too.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I have a great time with colleagues in this pub. The environment is friendly, the food is good, bears are nice. Totally suggested!

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Uxbridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I have been here a couple times and have enjoyed the beer selection and other foods which are very good, but their mac and cheese is the best of any restaurant I have ever visited. My favorite is loaded with caramelized onions and bacon. Most every time we are close we talk about visiting again.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Love, love, loved the atmosphere. Friendly service, cold beer, and an excellent menu. We started out with the frites and paid extra to have all 6 dipping sauces. I liked the frites, but the "build your own" mac and cheese was to die for. I had the braised short ribs with jalapenos and my friend had a fried egg, bacon,... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Not fancy. Not elegant. But perfect for what it is planned for. A place to cool off. Relax. Eat wholesome food and chill out.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Ate here with my husbands family on a sunday. They serve the lunch menu until 4 and the draw here was the mussels which are only served on the dinner menu. The burgers looked good from watching others eat them at the bar, lots of topping choices so you can make it custom. The frites are excellent, we started with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1648 Beacon St., Brookline, MA 02445
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: 617 277 2880

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Belgian, Bar, European, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?