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280 Franklin Village Dr, Franklin, MA 02038-4005
+1 508-440-5190
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11:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:30
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Franklin, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I made reservations at the British Beer Company in Franklin, MA for Easter Sunday on opentable and got the confirmation email. Considering we were 6 people in our group and Easter Sunday is not the easiest time to get a table for 6 people, I wanted to make sure we had a table. When we got there with our whole... More 

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Thank piaramsay2
Framingham, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here recently and the waitress was very nice and helpful. My friend is a vegan so she had questions about the ingredients and the waitress did a great job getting the answers. The pretzels are now off the menu but we requested them and she was able to get us an order. They were very good. I... More 

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Thank VacaLover2015
Belchertown, Massachusetts
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148 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time trying this restaurant and we were pleasantly surprised. We stopped in when it wasn't busy, so there wasn't a hostess to tell us where to sit, so we just went in and grabbed a tall bar table. We enjoyed a couple of beers; really like that they support the locals and had local brewery beer... More 

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Thank BeachGirl_CoffeeLuv
Blackstone, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We have been here a few times. The food is good but not great. The place can be really loud. The wait times can get really long so make reservations if you can. The other night they were out of one of their regular beers that we get. The time before that they were out of Jameson. Service is average.... More 

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Thank johnbpiii
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Def. a must try :) great food and friendly staff!!!! We visited 3 times during our 5 day stay in Franklin Mass.

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Thank Sara R
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43 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Repeat customers, excellent place to eat, great wait staff, casual pub food and many types on beer on tap.

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Thank Brenda M
Hopkinton, Massachusetts
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98 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Food is good and service is good. The BBC experience is pretty consistent, so if you've tried one, you know exactly what to expect from all of them. Beer selection is reasonable. There's almost no way to avoid the TVs in this place, though -- Good if you're there to watch the game, bad if you're there for undistracted conversation.

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Thank EarlMagnus
Medway, Massachusetts
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83 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Our son had an overnight so wee decided to try this place since we have driven by so many times yet never have visited. We had no reservations on a Friday and I called after 8PM about seating and they informed me that walking in would be a 10-15 minute wait...and it turned out to be 15. We were seated... More 

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Thank Bill C
Sunnyvale, California
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110 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Good place to stop in for a beer and casual pub food. Generous portions. Fairly empty when we visited, but I can imagine it gets a bit noisy later in the evening when it is full. Bar seating features comfortable booths as well as tables.

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Thank svale87
Milford, Massachusetts
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71 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Authentic English pub? No, not really. Nice place to visit, decent food, fun atmosphere? Yes, certainly! My wife and I visit sporadically. Mostly for lunch when we are in the area shopping. But we've never had a bad meal there. The biggest challenge is getting seated. There is often a wait. Once seated there are an amazing number of beer,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:30
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Franklin Village Dr, Franklin, MA 02038-4005
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 508-440-5190
Description
Your local British pub with an American address!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?