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South Side Tavern

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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941 Washington St, Braintree, MA 02184-5446
+1 781-848-0511
11:30 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Wed 11:30 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Whitman, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Every Tuesday night is trivia night but the food the the real star. The clam chowder was probably the best I've ever had. Friendly bartenders and a fun atmosphere guarantee I'll be back.

Thank Joe G
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Comfortable tavern atmosphere and a great place to chill out with a beer. Very loud during football games even if not Pats! Food was good!

Thank Joan J
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Ate here twice because it was so good. The place is always busy any time of the day...they have a restaurant side and a bear side...and it was great for kids. Service was always superb...and no matter what we ordered, the food was amazing!!!!!!! Will definitely go back if I'm ever in that area again! Loved it!!!!!

Thank Reena B
Bradenton, FL
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Great food with large portions and reasonably priced. Great neighborhood bar where the locals love to go.

Thank Paula D
Plymouth, MA
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Living in Braintree I've driven by the South Side Tavern at least a hundred times but never stopped in. Since I'm moving out of the area soon, I figured it was time to try some of the local places that I've missed, and I'm glad that I did. Parking was a bit of a chore as it seems to share... More 

Thank Rick M
Braintree, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Took family of seven for an evening dinner ( granddaughter's request). Felt the food was somewhat overpriced. My fish dinner was a portion one might expect at lunch, just okay. The younger folks had typical pub style fare and were satisfied. For the cost, I'd prefer to go elsewhere unless you just want to hang out with beer and appetizers.

Thank rich61619
Braintree, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

everything on the menu is great. staff is friendly and the windows open during nice weather. a little small inside so when a game is on the dining area can fill up real tight

Thank NickyPastry
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Went here with a buddy of mine. I had the buffalo chicken mac and cheese. The chicken was crispy and it was very cheesy. Some might say it was a little rich or heavy but I liked it. Beers seemed to be fairly priced. As far as pub fare goes, I'd go 3.5 out of 5.

Thank CoachKJ
Lafayette, LA
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600 reviews
416 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We flew into Logan and we were starved as we were driving out to the Cape. And we had been traveling since 4AM. We pulled off in Braintree and found Southside. This was our best accidental find in over a year. Tim was our waiter and he was wonderful. He seemed to be taking care of most of the patrons... More 

Thank bandman
Braintree, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Excellent offerings of a variety of foods. Danny the Master Chef is just that a Master at what he produces.

Thank kmaydoney

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 941 Washington St, Braintree, MA 02184-5446
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +1 781-848-0511

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?