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West Street Grill & Tap

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American, Bar, Pub
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7 West St, Newton, MA 02458-1349
+1 617-795-0883
10:00 - 01:00
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

There's not much choice in the Watertown area in terms of bars that do good food, the west side and Tommy Doyles are the only 2 worth mentioning The West is down a side street and has a reasonable sized parking area and for the balmy days a nice outdoors seating area in the back. When you walk in the... More 

Thank Paul121212
Newton, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Good food. The "daily specials are terrific. Friendly staff. Warm atmosphere. What more can you ask for.

Thank local1232016
Waltham, Massachusetts
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46 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Food is good , reasonably priced . Great pub food. Place is small so expect a wait. It's been there for many years. Has stood the test of time

Thank Warren A
Duxbury, Massachusetts
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94 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Needed to be in Newton and literally stumbled upon this place by accident. BEST accident EVER! Service amazing, patrons & staff friendly and excellent food. Five of us sat down at a big wood table and within minutes, our cocktails arrived. Buffalo Wings ($10.00) were excellent with just the right amount of sauce and cooked perfectly. DePasquale's mixed grill, Sausage... More 

Thank Standish14
Newton, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The West Street has a great outdoor area for lunch and dinner and the staff is very friendly. Last summer they had Ballast Point Sculpin IPA on tap, so being able to enjoy that with some appetizers in outside was great!

Thank Alex F
Waltham, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Well, the is a very unique restaurant with true local flair, you will find families, children, lots of nice people who never mind waiting to be seated. Cutie decor, booths, tables and. Weather prevailing a super nice outside patio....covered for the sun...I have been up and down the menu, just cannot be un satisfied, you are most likely to see... More 

Thank Wayne B
Newton, Massachusetts
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354 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

This is, first and foremost a friendly bar, with a small but wonderful high production kitchen. The basic pub food is food is very tasty and in large portions. There are weekly specials that I looked at but stuck with a more conventional eggplant sandwich. My buddy had the turkey club, remarkable for its flavor and size. I liked everything... More 

Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Cool atmosphere with typical bar food, but very tasty. Their burgers and sandwiches are fresh and delicious.

Thank Glenpamhouze
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I cannot give this place enough stars! I ate brunch there for the first time this past Saturday and went back Sunday. We sat at the bar where the bartender, Matt, was very friendly, attentive and made the BEST mimosas (champagne with a splash of OJ). The food was unbelievable! My boyfriend had the lump crab cakes eggs benedict and... More 

Thank Bacall B
Metrowest, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I really mean it! This restaurant is sort of a tavern. It has a bar and a nice area for dining. The menu has lots of good choices, is reasonably price, and has good variety to choose from. This a neat place for families as well as just adults. Try it. You will enjoy it. Wait staff was terrific too.

Thank newg4ff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 8
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 West St, Newton, MA 02458-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-795-0883

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