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The Publick House

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1648 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
+1 617-277-2880
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“mac and cheese” (19 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
“house burger” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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1648 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with another couple. I have been here many times before. I am always impressed with their draft beer list. My friend wanted a barrel aged stout. Our server went out of his way to find a beer she would lkie. The Publick...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Can recommend the Belgian Blonde, really all the Belgian beer.. all the beers are good. Sit by the window... Didn't try to food but it looked yummy. The German Heffeweisen was awesome too.

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I love the vibe of this place. The services was great and the food was decent. I will be coming back.

Thank Lesha B
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I see other people had a good experience. Despite the fact that the server (once finally greeted the table ten minutes later) was cordial and knowledgeable, this didn’t make up for the bad experience. The beer is 4 times as much as if I were...More

Thank Erika H
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Went with a group while visiting BC. Great food in a nice relaxed atmosphere. The wine drinkers liked the wine, the beer drinkers liked the beer and we all loved the lobster Mac and Cheese, the Mac and Cheese with Short Ribs and the Fish...More

Thank Kat F
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Love everything about it as far as vibe...beer ...food...staff....but just 3 beers each (not real fancy) and 2 simpler entrees and for 2 people was $110...kind of $$ for portion but would easily return so just warning....parking can be a pain btw...

Thank CoachK2525
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Pretty good spot with cool beers on tap. Wait was a little annoying and it was a little hard to get the bartenders attention but I can't dock them for being popular.

Thank Harlan M
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The tavern is located in a bustling area so parking is limited. We were seated promptly. The place is a little loud but it is a bar. My wife enjoyed her crab cake sandwich. The beer draft list is exceptional. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank RUTexan
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I'm not certain how anyone can give The Publick House less than four or five stars. We were a party of eight adults and two (well-behaved) small children. The restaurant has booster seats and high chairs, so it was perfect. The food was outstanding. Three...More

Thank CTRock
Reviewed 13 September 2017

One of the best tap lists in the area. Solid food. Only issue is that lots of people know it is great, which equals crowds and waits.

Thank Guy S
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Sorry no idea....didn't order...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1648 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02445-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-277-2880
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