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John Harvard's Restaurant & Brewery

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American, Bar
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37 Corey Rd, New England Country Inn at Jiminy Peak, Hancock, MA 01237-9541 (Brodie Mountain Rd)
+1 413-738-5500 ext. 3780
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Midlothian, Virginia
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266 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were pleasantly surprised by the menu options at John Harvard. The restaurant was convenient and the food options great. They had a good selection of draft beers. We shared a (large) Berkshire spinach salad which was delicious - fresh greens, delicious dressing. We had two entrees - eggplant parmesan and the cold creek trout. The portions were extremely generous.... More 

Thank VAlovetotravel2
Tucson, Arizona
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92 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good home style meals. The meatloaf was moist and had a nice glaze. It came with sour cream mashed potatoes and mixed steamed veggies. Also ordered the wild mushroom risotto. Tasty but a bit dry, could have used more mushrooms. The bread is to die for, excellent. A bit on the pricy side, but nice views of the ski area.

Thank Doreen A
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can graduate from Harvard before you get your food. Our waitress was nice enough but service was slow. It was not busy. This was my second time here and both times it was slow. The place is really cool, decorated with antiques and it is a perfect location with the slopes in sight and the food is good. It... More 

1 Thank Ipksunshine
Sherburne, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food, good for families and adults alike. Had three young kids, and they walked away happy and full. Highly recommended.

Thank cburk2017
Troy, New York
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 March 2017

While at Jiminy Peak I will treat my son and I to a meal at John Harvard's We like it as it's usually not as busy as all the other areas Jiminy offers for food.. We had great service and the burger we both got was awesome.

1 Thank joetonyjr
Secaucus, New Jersey, United States
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Stick to the basics and you'll be happy...burgers and sandwiches are good. They have beer on tap from their brewery so you get some unique flavors. I wish they had a few more TV's at the bar.

Thank Jay E
New Rochelle, New York
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188 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This place has no charm or atmosphere. Nothing about it says Apres Ski. The food is ok. I found it to be the same quality as the cafeteria style lunches on the Jiminy mountain, which I enjoy. Considering this the "best restaurant" at Jiminy, I expected a lot more. Service is horrific. Spent ten minutes trying to get anyone's attention... More 

Thank Circusboyny
Hancock, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Tried to call on a Sunday evening to see what time the kitchen closed. Got a recording simply saying the dining room opened at 5 pm 7days a week. Arrived at 8:40 and was ignored for a bit. Waitress passing by kept looking at her watch was clearly annoyed by our arrival. When asked she said kitchen closes at 9.... More 

Thank bensonfamily2000
new york
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I ate here with my family of 4 and none of us were overly impressed. The prices are extremely high for the quality of food presented. I would not rush to go back next time we are at the mountain.

Thank andrew1768
Carle Place, New York
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

party of 7 then nine people. reservation good idea. the band was loud ,did not play long. the service was good . the room was spacious, two rooms'. the food was good and good size portions. the tuna was very good. you are a captive here ,there really is not any other place to eat without traveling. pizza + plus... More 

Thank bob k

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Corey Rd, New England Country Inn at Jiminy Peak, Hancock, MA 01237-9541
    (Brodie Mountain Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Hancock
  • Phone Number: +1 413-738-5500 ext. 3780
  • This restaurant is at Country Inn at Jiminy Peak

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