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The Purple Pub

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American, Bar, Pub
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65 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2839
+1 413-458-0095
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Clayton, New York
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129 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Johnny and I sat at the bar which was a treat given Johnny's 11. We ordered classic "purple Pub" wings, the Big Blue burger and a custom burger. I thought the wings were great! And I'm from Wing City. The burgers were great too! Excellent service from Jon. Thank you!!

Thank cingalemille
Las Vegas, Nevada
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love salads and i was pleasantly surprised to find delicious offerings here - unique and fresh! Bad thing - only potato offering is fried, no baked potatoes.

Thank Gloria G
Albany, New York
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345 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've reviewed this location many times. It is the only place we eat at for lunch when visiting museums in the vicinity of this location. The quality of the food is great; the service has always been wonderful; and their lunch menu has a good variety of food choices. Our waitress this visit was Ashley and she was just great,... More 

Thank Bob C
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Husband and I shared a late lunch. Tried the turkey chili which was on the bland side but was good for no heartburn afterwards and the beef barley which was the soup of the day (also on the bland side). The shared cobb salad with grilled chicken and ranch dressing was nicely chilled and excellent in our estimation. The seasonal... More 

Thank rmrtravel
Westmoreland, New Hampshire
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Great place to go to.. Really nice atmosphere especially a table by the fireplace. Very friendly staff make you feel at home. Excellent choice before or after a Williams hockey game

Thank Dropthepuck65
Enfield, Connecticut
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped for lunch at the Purple Pub before visiting the Clark art museum. It couldn't have been better. She had a tasty pesto chicken sandwich and I had a baby kale salad, and our waiter mentioned I could get it with salmon. I'm so glad I did, the salmon was the perfect match to the spicy... More 

Thank abbycats
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

The Purple Pub has been remodeled completely since its days as the old Spring Street town bar. Now it has great IPA's, multiple TV's, and a nice menu.

Thank Douglas N H
Boston, Massachusetts
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311 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Had dinner here on Saturday night. Lucky to get a table at 6:30, but it got quieter by the time we left. Lots of TVs to watch the college football games. Service was very good, prices are reasonable. We shared the "Mount Greylock" fries (french fries with cheese sauce and lots of bacon), I had the Cubano sandwich, my wife... More 

Thank Northern_Traveler00
New England
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133 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Nice pub and nice crowd where you get exactly what you expect in this college town pub near Williams College ein North Adams. Can't wait to go back when it is warmer to enjoy the outdoor seating.

Thank ILoveHospitality
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly, nice atmosphere sports bar close to motel. Near college, on main street in Williamstown.

Thank Michelle D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2839
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +1 413-458-0095
The Purple Pub has been the place to gather in Williamstown since 1973, serving lunch and dinner 7 days a week. Whether you're looking for traditional pub food or delicious entrees, we have you covered. Patrons can drink and dine at the large mahogany bar or in the comfort of the semi-private dining room. Come watch the game on one of our large screen televisions or enjoy a romantic dinner with someone special. Don't forget to try one of our 14 draft beers (we have bottled beer too), served in a frosted glass.

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