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E.J. Phair

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American, Bar, Pub
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2151 Salvio St Ste L, Concord, CA 94520-2470
(925) 691-4253
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Concord, California, United States
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was the food stop prior to the Hop Grenade ( next door ). They also have a good selection of alcoholic beverages. The food is tasty, ample portions, and pairs well with the beverages. The decor is simple, yet clean.They also have outdoor seating which seems to be very popular for lunch during warm months.

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Thank Sandra W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this place based on a recommendation and we are happy that we did. They have a good beer selection which includes rotating guest taps and they also brew their own. The food was really good for being bar food. If you are looking for a good selection of beers and decent food and good atmosphere then I... More 

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Thank craftbeerguy85
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't know anything about this place and left a fan! Several classic German dishes on the menu, but also features more traditional pub food with burgers, fish & chips, etc. I sampled other at my table and everything was amazing. You won't break the bank by a long shot and come hungry! On top of everything else, the service was... More 

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Thank Clay M
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

E.J. Phair brews they're own beer and they do a great job of it. The burgers are great. The fries are perfect. They have a huge selection of beers other than the ones they make. The Wine list will not disappoint.

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Thank Michael O
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

I'm a frequent visitor of this excellent restaurant , unpretentious although of good solid quality . The service is always courteous and efficient . I recommend the soups and the different salads , along with a the selection of refreshing beers . I enjoy sitting outside where one can contemplate life in Plaza todos los santos .... SALUD !!

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Thank Oscar A
Walnut Creek, California, United States
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273 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We went because they were supposed to have great fish and chips. It didn't resemble anything like that though the fish was properly cooked. It tasted okay. The parmesan garlic fries we substituted were good. The location is really nice and we ate outside, which is wonderful. BUT... the service was not good. We were kind of ignored and on... More 

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Thank Denise K
Concord, California
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Have been coming here for years. Nice location downtown with patio seating available. Good beer, casual menu has been the same for years and could use a change.

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Thank Maria M
california
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

This us a fantastic place to go and relax, with good food and not just beer, but wine as well..servers are very friendly, very knowledgeable about the microbrews. We go there about once a month and love the location across the street from Todos SantfromPark, downtown Concord..

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Thank briannaCalifornia
Austin, Texas
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84 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

More of a bar that dabbles in food than a restaurant. I had fish and chips, the fish looked like the worlds largest fish stick it was Alaskan white fish with a flavorless batter coating that went straight from the freezer to the fryer. DItto for the fries. Really folks, this had all the Oh yeah a thimble full of... More 

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Thank Jim J
Evergreen, Colorado
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Lots of beer and good food. Had the a chicken tai salad or Asian with the oranges on it and it was real good. Staff was friendly. I remember coming to this restaurant in the past during the World Series and place went out of control when SF won the final game, good place and I will return..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2151 Salvio St Ste L, Concord, CA 94520-2470
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: (925) 691-4253

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