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Barnum Publick House

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) #138 of 319 Restaurants in Bridgeport $$ - $$$ American, ,
1020 Broad St, Bridgeport, CT 06604-4329
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“cajun shrimp” (3 reviews)
“bloody marys” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1020 Broad St, Bridgeport, CT 06604-4329
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

A "nacho" app (potato chips?! with a tiny bit of shredded, fatty short rib, and a few big chunks of tomato and onion) was served cold, and the chicken sandwich was dangerously undercooked, after an unusually long wait. Inedible. There were only two other parties...More

Thank Selkie06
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

I usually am very hesitant to announce that I have a Groupon especially when it comes to a restaurant establishment for fear that the quality of food may not be the same as if you paid full price. this was the first time I ever...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

There is a good, well-priced brunch menu, but the service was awful. When we got there , it was a little busy, but not crowded. By the time we were done, there were only 2 or 3 small groups, but the service did not improve....More

Thank Marian T
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Ate here prior to some NCAA Womens basketball and had a decent meal. Started with mac and cheese-delicious. I had a turkey blt and hubby had a cheesesteak. We both had the homemade chips which were plentiful and tasty. Service is good and the server...More

1  Thank Diane C
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Not at all happy with the restaurant. I requested draft beer and the lady brought me a bottle, My son got sick and threw up from the chicken taco, my burger was supposed to come with an egg, but the lady said that I would...More

1  Thank dangerfield747
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Service was excellent. Salads were fresh and nicely sized and presented. On nice days able to sit outside. Great spot for lunch especially if you work in the area.

Thank gail786
Reviewed October 4, 2016

For the Barnum Publick House, very hard. Two people in our group ordered whole wheat toast -- both received white. This isn't hard -- the kitchen needs to pay attention. Ordered omelette with sausage and onions. Very little sausage and onions. At least they got...More

1  Thank IgFlitz
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Wanted to try something different went here for the first time for lunch nice atmosphere, lots of option for on the menu very satisfied.....

Thank 44,614
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

I had a terrific beet and goat cheese salad for lunch (albeit on the pricey side, especially when I added grilled chicken). The menu is full of comfort food (looked good). Ample space inside and out with full bar. I would probably rate it good...More

Thank Flyuphidog
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

The food was good...good portions and it has nice outdoor seating...the brunch is also very good...endless mimosas and bloody marys were perfect...happy hour has a good turnout...nice people.

Thank Carla M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Broad St, Bridgeport, CT 06604-4329
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bridgeport
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