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Gardner Ale House

74 Parker St, Gardner, MA 01440-3809
+1 978-669-0122
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
74 Parker St, Gardner, MA 01440-3809
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here with my wife and son, had one of the best burgers I've ever had, Angus burger with smoked mozzarella cheese and hand cut fries. Yum! Is the only word I can use to describe it. Also the service was outstanding. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank K7380JZmatthewh
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Decided early on Sunday morn to take the family out for brunch here. Called made a reservation for 5. Discounted price if you get there before 10a which we did. Good amount of food to choose from. Since we got there early price per person...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank vincenzod_OU812
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Consistantly good food at a good price. The beer is the best. Friendly bartenders and good music on the weekends

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Danielle D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great! Staff is great!! Ales and beers are great!! We visit at least 2-3 times a month. A really nice venue as well.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paulgN7181SN
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

The dinner menu is consistently very good and varied. And, though I am not a drinker, they offer an impressive selection of beers, including their own in-house label. The "bar food" menu is, likewise, consistently good. The Sunday brunch buffet, with live music, is usually...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dave J
Reviewed December 4, 2018

Great bar food here- the MexiCali Chicken Sandwich should be the flagship item here. I frequent it here- probably 2-3 times a month for food, moreso for drinks. Staff is usually pretty good, very fair prices, and sometimes they have live music going. If you're...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JackTiernan
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

The staff is awesome I sat at the bar and sampled four of their microbrews which were all excellent. I had the mustang hamburger with the red barbecue sauce which is probably the best hamburger I have. The burger was cooked correctly and even the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank P7208HTdavids
Reviewed October 29, 2018

we went here on a recommendation from a local...there are not many restaurants in the area. We sat at the bar and we were waited on quickly. I like that they offered domestic beers on tap along with their own brews. The food wasn't bad...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Glen8675
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Having been here before, we had the Sunday Brunch It should probably be renamed Sunday Feast ! ALL you care to eat with a great selection from scrambled eggs to roast beef, fish, ham, bacon, sausage, desserts, and many many more items. You will find...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 18_20
Reviewed October 9, 2018

If you are there during Happy Hour, be sure to grab some of their reasonably priced appetizers: Rangoon jalapeño poppers and BBQ chicken wings-really good and a great deal. Good beer selection too. We sat in the bar area and our server was friendly and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cathy A
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bill d
November 3, 2016|
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Response from Rick W | Property representative |
It is always better to reserve because we get rushes, but it is no reason not to come out last minute, but even if you come out last minute, you can call ahead to save a place in line. But failing all of that, come on in... More
October 30, 2016|
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Response from Rick W | Property representative |
Thanks clawag and Susanwine!
Gary G
August 7, 2015|
Response from S1493NQronalds | Reviewed this property |
that's cool. I hope to be able to go again in September. when I visit there for a wedding.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Parker St, Gardner, MA 01440-3809
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Gardner
  • Phone Number: +1 978-669-0122
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