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Flat Penny Bar and Grill

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American, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub
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263 West St, Berlin, MA 01503-1004
+1 978-415-0150
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Was here on January 22nd 2017, Server was Kelly-Ann, (check # 4-8529), Great food and good service - very convenient and close to home. Try the Reuben or the Haddock, or the burger - all very good.

Thank busyman269
Bolton, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I always get the lobster roll. The lobster is ample and straight from a lobster, not canned or frozen. I have been here a number of times.

Thank Kristin51
Mansfield, Ohio
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Food and service very good atmosphere was very nice. Looked for flat pennies on the tracks behind the restaurant but couldn't find any lol.

1 Thank DebO1220
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

went here once-floor and tables were sticky and gross-staff and patrons stared at us like we had two heads so we left. I've heard it's ok, but the unfriendly vibe and the sticky floor and tables grossed me out

2 Thank Kerry R
Boston, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

For us, it's local and it's convenient. It has a wide range of items on the menu but we stop in for sandwiches and not big meals. I love their tuna wrap and my husband's favorite is the turkey club. Their sweet potato fries are excellent and worth the added pennies over the regular fries. They have "activities" on certain... More 

2 Thank anner0ck
Clinton, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

One of the interesting experiences is that this pub backs up to a rail track and we have seen a number of trains go by during our dining. My wife loves trains. The service is great, the people are friends

2 Thank herbdwyer1
Bolton, Massachusetts
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232 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Typically when I see a restaurant parking lot filled with cars on a regular basis, it is a good indication that there is something popular and of quality inside. With this concept in mind my wife and I decided to try The Flat Penny for a quick dinner on a drizzly Friday evening. Located close to home, we have passed... More 

4 Thank Lyndy B
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

A pretty average restaurant. Nothing special stands out in my experiences. Most of the time the food has been good (not great, not bad). Service has always been reliably okay; again nothing stands out one way or another. They don't do as good a job with take out as eat in.

Thank JessM-7
Clinton, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

The food here is good. The staff is friendly. Usually at the bar there is a lot of regulars which is always fun to listen to the buzz.

Thank amyp-ma
Berlin, Massachusetts
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Never been disappointed by the food. Lunch options are a bit expensive. Would like to see more lunch specials and more healthy options. Service can be spotty.

Thank Maureen J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 West St, Berlin, MA 01503-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berlin
  • Phone Number: +1 978-415-0150

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