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Prison City Pub & Brewery

28 State St, Auburn, NY 13021-3625
+1 315-604-1277
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 State St, Auburn, NY 13021-3625
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Beer menu was a little thinner than usual on my recent visit. That being said, the 2 IPAs and one dry stout I had were excellent beers. Very friendly server and small but nice outdoor seating. I highly recommend the poutine. I added pork belly...More

Thank Rich Z
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped in after the Finger Lakes mud run for some much needed food and drinks. It was a great choice! The food and beer was fantastic. The service was excellent. I didn't care for my salad and they made me a completely new one...More

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 6 days ago

My family really enjoyed our lunch at Prison City. The food and service was excellent. We enjoyed a beer flight with lunch at a reasonable price. Great place for anyone we saw business people, seniors and families enjoying lunch.

Thank Returns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service and atmosphere were very good. Unfortunately, the chicken was undercooked. 🤒 Check your chicken. 🐓

Thank NorthStar11963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great addition to this town. Food was excellent and prices fare. The atmosphere is just what you're looking for, casual yet cool. Staff was perfect and wait time was fast. They have a lot going on here at all times of the year....More

1  Thank BoardingPass779365
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading reviews of the restaurant, I was looking forward to meeting my friend there and enjoying a casual night of catching-up. It happened…almost… I was given my choice of tables and was seated promptly, at a good table near the front window. The server...More

Thank Louis59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here on a work trip, it was raining so we sat at the bar. Our bartender was awesome. Friendly, knowledgeable about their beer list, and ran a busy bar like a pro. The Pot Roast Poutine was killer, the gravy hit it out of the...More

Thank mscott006
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Not a big beer drinker but after searchingfor a couple of other restaurants this with no luck saq this bustling pub and thought I give it a go. Sat at the bar and was helped immediately by bartender to satisfy my semi keto diet with...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Great selection of beer, the benny cream ale was delicious. Nice outside patio area. Love the prison artwork, the metal plates and overall look of the place. Food was good too with prompt service.

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Was looking for a lunch stop on our trip home from vacation and found this gem. Great selection of craft beer to choose from. I decided on a flight of just their beer and was not disappointed. Chicken wings for an appetizer we're very good....More

Thank flamestomper3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 State St, Auburn, NY 13021-3625
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 315-604-1277
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Brewpub in historic downtown Auburn, NY. Featuring house brewed beers, 20+ draft beers, and specialty brewhouse plates.
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