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Abington Ale House

1235 Bedford St, Abington, MA 02351-1273
+1 781-871-6811
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1235 Bedford St, Abington, MA 02351-1273
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always impressed with the number of beers they have on tap here, including some occasional hard to find ones. The bar is a beast and sometimes hard to get a bartenders attention, but with a bar that size it’s understandable. Food is always delicious. Sat...More

Thank Nathaniel A
MaryB7363, Owner at Abington Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Nathaniel, thank you for such a great review. We will certainly take your idea under advisement for the next season outside.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Recently had dinner here with friends and after a not so good meal 4 years ago i was not expecting to be surprised. But i was wrong! The menu had many great options this time. The fish was great! I would actually suggest it to...More

Thank harriskathy019
Mary B, Owner at Abington Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Kathy, thank you for the review, we really appreciate it. We are happy that you enjoyed this visit.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

We've been going to Abington Ale House for a very long time. Most recently, I hosted a 70th birthday dinner for my husband - 20 people in attendance. We ate in the bar area at two large tables. Fantastic service, food was delicious, no up-charge...More

Thank Linda G
Mary B, Owner at Abington Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thank you for your thorough review of our overall service with particular emphasis and wonderful praise of our services.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

When you are looking for comfort food, this is a good place to find it. The portions are very generous, and we have never had a bad meal there. The wait staff are attentive and accommodating!! We have been there many times, and will continue...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Came here with my husband and two other couples. When less than half of us were happy with our meals, we know we won't be going back. One of us got tacos which were "alright, but the hamburger was cold". One of us got a...More

Thank 1311lb
Mary B, Owner at Abington Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

A BIG DISAPPOINTMENT is putting it mildly. I am already in the process of meeting with our team to get to the bottom of this. I can't even think of one reason to give you to explain any of the problems you encountered. The hamburger...More

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Arrived st 5:40 with my family for a relaxing dinner...except for the waitress who tried her best this place is lacking in any managerial staff. Took 10 minutes for drinks, another 10 to order food and after an hour wait for the food I told...More

Thank JaxBob
Mary B, Owner at Abington Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

I am very sorry that you had such a bad and unusual experience at The Abington Ale House. We have been in business for many years and this type of thing is very rare; honestly I don’t know if I have ever read such a...More

Reviewed May 21, 2018

Despite mixed reviews, hubby & I chose this place as our next dinner date destination. We love finding comfort food taverns, pubs and ale houses around MA. Most have been very good. Abington Ale House sadly missed the mark. We used Open Table for online...More

Thank lighthouselady63
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

had some good meals here...had some bad. The waitress asked us if we wanted bread so I said sure...come to find out at bill time that meant...bread is an appetizer. Seriously managers? You make the waitresses pull that scam on your customers? In any restaurant...More

Thank geolori
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We have been going to this establishment for 2 months. I always order the Mediterranean Turkey tip salad. My spouse varies his choices. I have been very happy with the salad until today. My spouse ordered the Turkey tip dinner and I went with my...More

Thank giovanna6
Reviewed April 26, 2018

This is my wife & I first visit to the Ale House and unlike some negative reviews we were not to be disappointed.We both chose fish tacos which were hot & very filling,quite delicious with a beer. Andrew,our waiter was very attentive to our needs...More

Thank John G
MaryB7363, Owner at Abington Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

John, thank you for this review. We are glad you were happy with your first visit to The Abington Ale House. Andrew is a great team member, I will make sure he sees this.

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January 26, 2017|
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Response from Ragazza14 | Reviewed this property |
One of the practices of the Ale House is to avoid having the same things on the menu for long periods of time. I agree with another reviewer that the best thing to do would be to check with them at the Ale House to see if... More
January 26, 2017|
Response from PickyEater57 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall seeing it unless it is a special
Jeanne O
February 21, 2016|
Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
Beer selection I find extensive & great. I know Sam Adams plus Bass, Harpoon, Blue Moon, Guiness, Shipyard, plus regular Bud, Miller, Coors, and others I can not recall. Check out their website under full menu & beverage... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1235 Bedford St, Abington, MA 02351-1273
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Abington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-871-6811
  • E-mail
American restaurant and Ale House with a large variety of menu items and beers, full liquor license. Outside patio with acoustical music on Sundays. Function room that seats 80. Friendly service with only our customers satisfaction in mind. Open 7 days a week, opening at 11:30 am except Sunday 12:00 pm.
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