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McNeill's Brewery and Pub

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90 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3269
+1 802-254-2553
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
3 weeks ago
“A Welcome respite on Christmas Night”
Jul 5, 2018
“Definitely quirky”
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Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
90 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3269
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a classic pub - welcoming, congenial and traditional, except for the grunge playing!. Brattleboro was totally closed on Christmas night except for McNeill's.. I was grateful to get apint of home brew and a cup of chili. I'm not a big fan of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We were turned onto this place by another brewery in town, as being one of the oldest breweries in the country. It's a pretty quirky place, though the staff seemed nice. However, it took a solid 10 minutes of working on my flight to actually...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cdkassotis
Reviewed April 20, 2018

I haven't eaten here, but have had the beer. And my husband goes sometimes to jam as they have live music. Since we live in Brattleboro and pretty regularly, I picked the last month we were there.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Maya H
Reviewed January 8, 2018

First off this is a typical old fashion Pub and I think some people are expecting a newer style of pub which this is not. Its a pub that happened because the owner brewed bear going on several decades now. I have to say it...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank sVT_traveler
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Cash only bar. Rude bartenders. Tiny bathrooms. Limited seating available at all times. Difficult to get to the bar to place your drink order and bartenders refuse to take your drink orders at the tables--despite them standing at your table and offering to tell you...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank NewEngDude
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We love the friendly feel of this place and stop by when we are in town. The kiddy toys/games and long tables are nice. The list of brews is always varied. We've never eaten here. But for three years running-- the beer is always warm!...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank bonjonsc
Reviewed June 27, 2017

This bar is not your traditional place. It is a great find with a unique atmosphere and offerings. They are a micro-brewery and offer a wide selection of the beers they brew right on site. The bar tender was FANTASTIC. This place is definitely quirky,...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Jessica D
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Not a fan of the beers, which was why we went. Not a good selection at all. Bartender was fantastic though!

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank beckieo794
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Thought we would find another place in Vermont. ..but sadly mistaken....place is a dive....to bad because they could make a fortune ....please don't bother going

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank jhkruns
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

McNeills has been around since the '90's and the atmosphere is English pub with a funky twist. The beer styles are varied and excellent, worth a stop in Brattleboro.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank bykhyk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
1:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3269
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Brattleboro
  • Phone Number: +1 802-254-2553
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