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E.J. Phair

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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2151 Salvio Street, Suite L, Concord, CA 94520
+1 925-691-4253
10:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Napa Valley, California
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184 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here again for business meal. I like the comfortable feel and good service. Food is good pub food including wings, calamari, salads, fish and chips, sandwiches. There are a lot of things that are good, but the fish and chips are my go to if not having a salad.

Thank Cali-Native2015
Sacramento, California, United States
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118 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

E.J. Phair Brewing Company and Alehouse is a brewpub located at Todos Santos Plaza in downtown Concord. It's a great spot for local brews on tap, basic food needs and it's an ideal starting point for a nice walk afterwards. The street corner location offers nice views of the town and park; outside seating does not allow dogs.

Thank John H
San Francisco Bay Area
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

EJ Phair is a great place to have a beer and watch a game, and an even better place to meet up with friends on the patio for some great food, excellent beer selection, and for people like me a nice selection of wines by the glass. I can find something here for every mood...a big salad or grilled fish... More 

Thank jenniferinclyde
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258 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't tell you how happy I was to see jagerschnitzel and Spaetzle on the menu. I was extremely impressed with the portion and the taste. The spaetzle was far from the usual ho hum, bland dough. This was a light, crispy, and delicious side that complimented the schnitzel perfectly. The schnitzel was cooked to perfection, crispy outside, moist inside... More 

Thank tr21
Pleasant Hill, Ca.
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Came here with co-workers on a cold, frosty day before Christmas; very lively and festive inside. Our server was personable and attentive. I have to say, the "house" white wine was...ehhh.just OK. I realize it wasn't Edna Valley and that I am in, primarily, a "beer joint"..but I've had far better house wine in funky, dive Chinese joints. Had the... More 

Thank Ca Mama
Napa Valley, California
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184 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We came here for a lunch birthday. 2 of us had the fish and chips. Really crunchy breading, which is key on fish and chips. My fish was a little over cooked, but still good. The others in our party had chicken wings, which she liked. Another had the belt with avocado and turkey. She liked it. The fries were... More 

Thank Cali-Native2015
Napa Valley, California
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184 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We came here by chance. I was grateful, because this is a cozy place to come for a drink with friends or dinner after work. We came and sat at the big picnic table. It's great for a big party. We had chicken wings and calamari, which were both good. One of my coworkers had fish and chips, which she... More 

Thank Cali-Native2015
Concord, California, United States
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was the food stop prior to the Hop Grenade ( next door ). They also have a good selection of alcoholic beverages. The food is tasty, ample portions, and pairs well with the beverages. The decor is simple, yet clean.They also have outdoor seating which seems to be very popular for lunch during warm months.

Thank Sandra W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We went to this place based on a recommendation and we are happy that we did. They have a good beer selection which includes rotating guest taps and they also brew their own. The food was really good for being bar food. If you are looking for a good selection of beers and decent food and good atmosphere then I... More 

Thank craftbeerguy85
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Didn't know anything about this place and left a fan! Several classic German dishes on the menu, but also features more traditional pub food with burgers, fish & chips, etc. I sampled other at my table and everything was amazing. You won't break the bank by a long shot and come hungry! On top of everything else, the service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2151 Salvio Street, Suite L, Concord, CA 94520
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: +1 925-691-4253

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