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Publick House Historic Inn

) #4 of 45 Restaurants in Sturbridge ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Soups
277 Main St, On the Common, Route 131, Sturbridge, MA 01566-1254
+1 508-347-3313
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bread basket” (57 reviews)
“turkey dinner” (82 reviews)
“sticky buns” (36 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
07:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
277 Main St, On the Common, Route 131, Sturbridge, MA 01566-1254
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1 - 10 of 660 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We'd last eaten at this restaurant 25 years ago and I had fond memories of the room. However, its moved and the large high ceiling room seems now to be only open for private hire. Frankly the present restaurant location is not as atmospheric as...More

Thank Pyramar
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the greatest places to have a wedding either outdoors or indoors It is like traveling back in time They are constantly renovating & are open year long It is a must to be at Great for the family children & food is always...More

Thank B4307SGthomast
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed for two nights in the Cottage rooms. Room had an odor and a very loud air conditioner. At least that blocked out the sounds of children and dogs. Both outside and inside needs some serious updating, although the landscaping was pretty. Rooms were about...More

Thank Vikster101
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful old dining experience. My wife an I shared the pot roast dinner, which came with mashed potatoes gravy, and buttered squash with cinnimon. It was $5.00 extra for sharing but was well worth it. The waiter was excellent and really new the...More

Thank Mikiej09
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth it with the buy one, get one coupon. Scallops were good, Drenched in butter. Salmon okay, but not memorable.

Thank Lorraine E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here a couple times with the "buy one get one free" coupon in the local paper. Probably would not go without that incentive. The food is OK, authentic old New England chic decor.

Thank 828jamespb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kept waiting for the cast of Newhart to walk through. Designed to be charming New England Inn but on large scale. Food was gross. Heavy, gloppy. Makes you feel unhealthy just looking at it Right off Interstate but my advice is keep looking. Staff was...More

Thank Oskar-Brooklyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last time we were here was probably 40 yrs ago! Same country charm & good country food. Our waiter Charles was very attentive and was full of good suggestions. I had the turkey dinner which was excellent while my mom had the pot roast. Each...More

Thank fz15fq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 4 ate here recently. We had just left Sturbridge and this was near our hotel. We actually ate here because we have a wonderful restaurant where we live with the same name so it seemed like a good call 😊 The place...More

Thank deskk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for birthday dinner and was quite impressed. Building was built in 1800's. Very historical. Entrance in rear of building has all kinds of bakery sweets at reasonable prices. Proceeded to restaurant for drinks, dinner and dessert. We both had old fashioned pot roast dinners...More

Thank RJM72
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Peter G
23 August 2016|
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Response from Carol C | Reviewed this property |
No bathing suits or bare feet.
Norman F
9 July 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 10:30
12:00 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 277 Main St, On the Common, Route 131, Sturbridge, MA 01566-1254
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Sturbridge
  • Phone Number: +1 508-347-3313
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