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Five Horses Tavern

400 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
+1 617-764-1655
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
400 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Can’t decide?, then go to Five Horses! Great food choices for all ages, large restaurant, great cocktails and beer varieties. Meet friends and colleagues or go with family. Open air in good weather. Lively vibe. Delicious dishes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Travel_BLC
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

I think the five horse punches above its weight. Our only criticism was that it was very loud. The food however was sensational and the beer selection was excellent. Fun young crowd, (i am 63) Efficient very pleasant waitress. My wife got a salad, we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chimayred
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Get the skillet cornbread appetizer. Not something I would normally gravitate to on my own, but it was delicious and I would definitely get it again. Burger was messy and large (due to the cheese sauce, crispy onion strings and other toppings) but hit the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Personal pan pizza was good. We shared a plain cheese and a sausage. The menu appeared to appeal to all tastes. The friend chicken served to the folks next to us looked amazing. (Next time.) The beer selection was nice as well. Very busy place...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Went with a group of 10 for dinner. Loved the choices for drinks and food. Service was excellent. We really enjoyed our evening!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Accommodated group of 12 with same day reservation. Service was decent. Food quality was very good. Awesome beer selection. Parking options nearby. Loved the corn and tomato salsa and the BLT.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Keelyn S
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

While I no longer live within walking distance of this spot, regrettably, I still pop in whenever I'm visiting my friends in Cambridge. I really love this place for the vibes, the plaid uniforms, and the tatertots. I especially love that in the winter, I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nicolassandi
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Had brunch with my girlfriend and cousins. Both the food and the service were excellent. The bloody mary was a big hit too!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank maxglobetrotter1
Reviewed July 9, 2018

First off, I really appreciated the comprehensive menu of interesting foods to try. If we're back in Somerville some time soon, I would be happy to go back and try something else. That said, I really enjoyed my duck salad - although I swapped out...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Robin N
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

The family of four enjoyed a variety of appetizers and entrees. The beer selection was also very good.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 423mitchb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02144-2511
    (Grove St)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-764-1655
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