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The Purple Pub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
65 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2839
+1 413-458-0095
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (23 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
“kettle chips” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
65 Spring St, Williamstown, MA 01267-2839
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wife and I have been there twice, and have been pleased both times. Great for burgers, panninis, and related pub-style food. Obviously, not 'fine dining' - it is a pub in a college town, but it's a good pub. Location is set back from the...More

Thank Monophoto-1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great burgers and brew...trivia nights are lots of fun. The service is great and so are the prices...salads are lovely and atmosphere is fun.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a pretty good lunch here, about what you would expect for a college brew pub, good service, and not too many other choices in the neighborhood

Thank royturk611
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a brief stroll on a cold, windy Sunday we stopped zthe the club for lunch. Note that the building is set back from Spring st and the entrance door is tucked in a corner. A friendly bar keeper told us to seat ourselves. An...More

Thank tom2831
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We did not eat but menu looks good! Nice selection of beers! Nice college bar ambience. Good service!

Thank TVL4Ever3
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch on a recent weekend. The pub was pretty crowded and staff overwhelmed by the crowd. Waited over half hour for table even though it was empty and needed to be cleaned. Staff was apologetic and sweet otherwise. I had pulled pork...More

Thank johnjflan
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Stopped here on the off chance as didn’t want a huge meal just a bite and were made to feel very welcome.We had a couple of beers, burger and chicken Caesar salad between us. Food very tasty, service fantastic and the lady behind the bar,...More

Thank zacharybeau
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This restaurant is near the campus of Williams College so there were a number of young people around but also plenty of older folks as well. It was a bit noisy and had the usual wall-mounted TVs showing sporting events. I had the homemade hummus...More

Thank NationalParkHiker
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Food and atmosphere were outstabding. Pleny of items to choose from to accomodate the tastes of all. Would recommend to families and groups to please everyone. I'll go back again.

Thank PamJ190
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Large bar - sports showing on multiple screens - plenty of tables - filled with mostly locals and summer visitors - the wait and bar staff are welcoming and efficient. If you are eating before the plays at Williamstown theater just let them know and...More

Thank loth87
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Jen H
11 January 2017|
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Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in October there were many family groups with school-age children because they were having a weekly game night and many kids and parents actively participated in the obviously popular game.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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