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Adams Ale House

$$ - $$$American, ,
8 E Hoosac St, Adams, MA 01220-1706
+1 413-743-7097
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Closes in 22 min
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
8 E Hoosac St, Adams, MA 01220-1706
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a nice place for a quick burger and a beer. The food is very good. Beer selection is OK. I wish they had some more local beers like Fort Hill & Abandoned Building, Building 8, Brick & Feathers ,etc.

Thank David K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was very good and the wait staff were very friendly. The building is vey old and has a history in Adams. The food came with Large portions so we were able to bring some of that history home! At first you think it's...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking forward to trying this place while staying a couple of nights in Adams. We arrived on this Sunday evening to what resembled a student party, with loud banging music, and lots of beered up youngsters. The food part of the place was completely...More

Thank Destinationdick
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We had friends from Ware MA over this weekend and I booked a ride on the train from Adams to N Adams and back and was looking for a place to eat before the ride at 7:00 pm I called the Ale house and was...More

1  Thank dallasfranofdalton
Reviewed July 26, 2018

The ale house re-opened a month ago with new operators, new chef, and a new menu. I had the French dip and it was excellent with lots of shaved prime rib. Yup, it filled me up! Many people have been posting that the rest of...More

1  Thank Matt J
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

It's worth a thirty minute drive for the variety of interesting menu items and beers. Burgers are great, and we have enjoyed many of their specials over the years. It's more interesting than the other pubs in the area.

1  Thank charleys361
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Awesome atmosphere! Everyone is friendly and happy. I was warned that this place had taken a turn for the worse and I beg to differ. My boyfriend and I came in last night. The place was not so busy but I think it's gotten a...More

4  Thank jennski774
Reviewed March 29, 2017

The last dozen times visited our order was completely screwed up from apps to dinner. A year ago I thought it was a hidden gem. As a customer that would like to return someday I offer this advice. CLEAN HOUSE IN THE KITCHEN!! The food...More

Thank MarioG4515
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went for our anniversary dinner. I was happy we did. The food was delicious and the staff was awesome. We will definitely be back.

2  Thank Nicolena V
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Went in for a late night dinner and left an hour later. Ordered food at 8:20 PM. Side salads for appetizers. At 9:15 PM politely asked for waitress for time on food and how much longer it would take. Waitress walked by us 3 times...More

Thank meagshep
girardec23, Owner at Adams Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2017

Meagshep I am extremely sorry for the way you were treated. I can understand why you got up and left. I apologize for the delay you had while at the restaurant and I see that back in 2015 you gave us 5 stars and you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 E Hoosac St, Adams, MA 01220-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Adams
  • Phone Number: +1 413-743-7097
  • E-mail
The Adams Ale House is far from just a bar. It's all about made to order food, value, service and hospitality. The Adams Ale House is a spot for nightlife, a place to watch the big game, grab a scratch made bite to eat in our dining room, or host a private event. We will offer one of the fullest bars in town, 22 amazing tap beers and look forward to you stopping by!
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