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Penny Black

124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
+1 248-841-1522
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I feel sick every time I think that I ingested some of their food. Started where it took forever for our server to come to our table. I ordered a beer and I kid you not, it tasted like rotten fish. Server was nice and...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t go here unless you like skunk beer Chili not edible, a burger that McDonalds would not serve and in general tasteless food. There are too many good restaurants in Rochester.

1  Thank Tom D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The food is ordinary. During happy hours, the price is good. Overall, there are better restaurant in the area at the same price point.

Thank EdShelby
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A nice place to meet with friends and have a drink and a meal. The service and food are both satisfactory.

Thank George S
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came here for the first time tonight, they have a decent sized beer menu and the food menu is decent sized as well. They have a lot of different unique options as well as some more typical things like burgers, sandwiches,...More

Thank Taylor C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This was my second visit to Penny Black. The first time, very good; this time terrible. I am so disappointed. Let me first start with the good. The Moscato is excellent and the Crab Rangoon Dip appetizer was great. My husband got the Mahi Mahi...More

Thank Alanna M
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Penny Black is a great place to stop for lunch in downtown Rochester. They have some unique menu items and the food is delicious

Thank Highlander-GG
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Stopped into Penny Black on a hunch after looking at menu. Had several items that were appealing so we stayed. Had the flatbread and BBQ sliders - both were excellent. A quaint place with lots of atmosphere and good music. We were told it was...More

Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It's good food and a fun atmosphere but nothing overly special. If you're looking for a nice chill place to go then look no further

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 26 August 2017

a pretty popular place to eat when the weather is nice and you can sit outside. Its real popular with the late night crowd and has the feel of a trendy bar at night. It is very nice inside and out. the staff and service...More

Thank John D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 W 4th St, Rochester, MI 48307-2024
    (Walnut St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 248-841-1522
  • E-mail
Housed within the original Rochester Post Office, Penny Black offers up a unique experience. The all scratch menu includes favorites such as house smoked bbq, blackened catfish, jambalaya, shrimp fajitas, fried pickles and hand cut sweet potato fries. Come out to enjoy our great selection of craft beer, unique drinks, and live entertainment.
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