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Back Abbey

128 Oberlin Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-4620
+1 909-625-2642
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (71 reviews)
“burgers” (62 reviews)
“schnitzel” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
128 Oberlin Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-4620
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere , ! If you sit outside this is one of the best places to watch the Southern California sunset! Try the pomme frittes ! I love the horseradish sauce! Also there is a "seasonal" salad and burger on the menu with the offerings...More

Thank JanetKarick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been for some time. Need to go back soon. Good burgers and fries. Can get very crowded. Great to people watch.

Thank April528
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have not been to Bardot for a while. While we didn't make reservations ahead of time, they were able to seat us within 5 minutes inside. I guess most people prefer the nice patio seating, while we didn't mind where we sat. This time...More

Thank fay m
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Great beer selection and the burgers 🍔 are great but the fries are fabulous. Great place to just chat and people watch. The staff is very personable and friendly.

Thank John Joseph M
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Very Charming surroundings a small area inside and a larger one outside. Very eclectic beers mostly Belgian. Small menu and prices are a little bit High. Mostly burgers and sandwiches. Fries have great dipping sauces. Side salad is just lettuce nothing else but at least...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Best burger in Claremont! Also have a great turkey and veggie burger. The fries are to die for! Many great beer selections too, lots of Belgium and craft beers. Have salads, mussels, soup etc. Great service. Gets crowded when classes are in session. Inside gets...More

Thank 383sallyk
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We really feel comfortable here. Outside seating is great. Food is premium. You have to try it for lunch or dinner.

Thank Jbert1
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I'm giving the Back Abbey 3 stars because of past good experiences here (4 stars). However, this past weekend, my husband and I had a poor experience (2 stars) when we dropped in there for a Saturday lunch (the place was pretty empty). In addition...More

Thank Y2K2014
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I really like Back Abbey. The fries are pretty good and the dipping sauces are a nice change from the same ol same ol. I usually get a burger for my main course. Burgers come with salad so order the large fries and share with...More

Thank DDuyan
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a funky little joint in the Village of Claremont. They specialize in burgers and sandwiches with a pretty good looking appetizer menu and some other delights. The carry a wide array of beers and some wines by the glass and bottle. I visited...More

Thank MaryLouise H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Oberlin Ave, Claremont, CA 91711-4620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +1 909-625-2642
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