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Theodore's

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201 Worthington St, Springfield, MA 01103
+1 413-736-6000
Today
11:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 17:00 - 02:00
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College
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great BBQ bar atmosphere: a bit dark, music going, and a nice spread of beer and a good menu. We didn't go while there was live music, but it can apparently be loud, so watch out. Ribs and burgers were great. A dot off, though, because some of the sauce on the table was rancid. Ick!

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Thank Forrest B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped I'm for lunch. Sat at the bar (nice bar btw) and ordered the brisket. Came out very quickly and was delicious. Good food, friendly bartender...will definitely be back.

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1 Thank Tom C
Boca Raton, Florida
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, the ribs are awesome and the corn bread the best in the state!!!!! We ate ribs, wings and jack poppers and corn chowder. All really good.

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Upstate NY
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling from Connecticut to New York, we google searched a place open Monday, near 291 and the Mass Pike. This popped up, and it mapped as close to the highway. VERY GOOD barbecue, good sauce and really reasonably priced. We are barbecue snobs, and this is the real deal. The pulled pork was terrific, the brisket good, if a little... More 

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Thank Flam1ngo
West Chester, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We have been traveling from our home in Pa (before that Ct) for 38 years, why did we not know about this restaurant sooner??? Fabulous food, Blackened Chicken WONDERFUL! Reasonable prices and our server Keitha was terrific, knew the menu, food, sides, history like no other server! Worth her weight in gold, hope you appreciate her Theodores!!! Will be our... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We came in when it wasn't too busy. Not sure if our waitress was new or not but she seemed uncertain of certain things on the menu along with some of the drinks. She was nice but probably could work on having more enthusiasm and knowledge of the menu especially working in the bar/restaurant atmosphere. My boyfriend had the blackened... More 

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Thank Rhea R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Hearty portions and friendly service. Probably would have liked to visit in an evening when live music would be on - unfortunately this was not possible this time around.

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Burbank, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

For those of you who read my reviews, you know I speak honestly and to the point (at times!). This place had the BEST BBQ ribs I have eaten in a restaurant anywhere in America. Their Boubon BBQ sauce rocks! My friend had brisket and it was delish. Great greens, cole slaw. Very accommodating, superb staff, prices are "ok" since... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We went to eat at 7:30 on a Thursday night for dinner. The place was busy with a mixed crowd of mostly middle-aged people. The service was attentive and prompt. The food was very good, with generous portions. My son had the double hamburger with waffle fries that was huge. I had the beef brisket sandwich which was also very... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Not much competition on a Sunday night in Springfield for post Hockey game food & beer, maybe that's because this place has pt all the others out of business. Food was excellent, plenty of choice on the beer front and super service. Loads of TV's showing other sports to. Would recommend to anyone

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Worthington St, Springfield, MA 01103
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 413-736-6000

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