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Armsby Abbey

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144 Main St, Worcester, MA 01608-1105
+1 508-795-1012
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (63 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (28 reviews)
“bread” (27 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
144 Main St, Worcester, MA 01608-1105
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shared some bacon and the cheese board which had fantastic home made breads. The quiche looked excellent as did the cheese Mac and the jerk chicken sandwich was terrific. We had a range of nice local beers and some Bloody Mary’s around the table ....More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Instead of a cold winter's night, it was a warm Spring evening, and sitting on the sidewalk is actually quite lovely in Worcester. We were here for a beer and a light dinner after some appetizers at an event, so this was perfect for grazing....More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I grew up in Worcester but haven't lived here in over 23 yrs. We thought we'd give it a try on a request from my son who knows the owner. We came in on a Friday night and man it didn't disappoint. We parked on...More

Thank 46oceangirl
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Was in Worcester to see a show, and went here on a recommendation from some Boston locals who know of it. It is also close to the Hanover Theater where the show was playing. We had made a reservation, as it was Saturday night. Very...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

My family and I have been coming to the Abbey for Easter Brunch for 3 years never mind all the Sunday Brunches over the years. I love this restaurant because their products are from local farmers,dairy’s, bakeries and beer. The food is always fresh food...More

Thank Bowsie65
Reviewed March 22, 2018

My niece and I went for lunch on a Monday, we were 2 of 4 people that were there, we sat at the bar. It took quite a while for the bartenders, and there were two of them, to come and take our drink order....More

Thank leslielofgren
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Actually brought the family here, boys enjoyed the mac n cheese, which was so rich and cheesy, must have had a lb of cheese on it. Gourmet cheeses used, had some bread in it too, was the best mac n cheese i had ever had....More

Thank Ted R
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This place has great food, and what I like something out of the norm. They try and cook outside the box. Very good.

Thank William F
Reviewed March 2, 2018

On the recommendation of a friend of our friends we tried Armsby after a lovely time spent with them at the Worcester Art Museum. We got seated near the door after some initial confusion by the staff about why we were there I think. Anyway...More

Thank Masamba
Reviewed February 25, 2018

From farm to table idea which is working great for them. Everything is made fresh to order (even burgers are ground on demand). I can't say enough good things about the bar staff (especially Eric) with their knowhow of drink crafting. If you want a...More

Thank Jakub S
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May 14, 2017|
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Response from MRD13 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw this , just go and enjoy that days menu and great farmstead beer
March 30, 2016|
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Response from ScovilleSteve | Reviewed this property |
Except for when concert events or the courthouse is active, on-street parking is usually available. Try School Street too.
February 18, 2016|
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Response from jrk53 | Reviewed this property |
not per se but a lot of it is gluten free and they cook so much to order I am SURE if you told them you would like gluten free they would help you. I was very impressed by food and service attitudes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Main St, Worcester, MA 01608-1105
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-795-1012
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