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Brewer's Coalition

$$ - $$$American, ,
344 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1923
+1 617-964-7600
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good57%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fish tacos” (6 reviews)
“burger” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
344 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1923
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

This popular spot offers a $5 burger with fries that cannot be beat. Also the Cod Reuben is terrific. They carry over 50 craft beers and ales and some are very local and good. As in most restaurants today, it is a bit too noisy...More

Thank aggada
Craig D, Manager at Brewer's Coalition, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate it. We are happy to hear that you enjoy the food and beer selection that we offer. Thank you for your business and see you soon!

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I had heard about their Monday to Friday lunch deal a long time ago, but I am rarely in that area at lunch time. I made a plan with a friend to go there for a quick bite before going to our afternoon Mahjong game....More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We met up with friends for lunch and right away were in a good mood because there was easy parking in the back. The restaurant is in a cute little section of Newton dubbed Newtonville. We entered where an old timey sign said "EAT HERE"...More

Thank SquamRock
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I really enjoy beer flights, so this place is fun for me! They have lots of drafts to choose that are always changing, a nice variety of types of beer and several local beer choices. The food is also good; there's a flight and a...More

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Craig D, Manager at Brewer's Coalition, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you so much for the positive review. Our bar manager works hard on getting a good rotation of craft beers on draft. Thank you, again, and we appreciate your business!

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Brewer's Coalition is a 'sister' of the Waltham restaurant "John Brewer's Pub", but offers a more interesting menu and a focus on beer and the bar, which is the center of the dining room experience. A few visits have provided the chance to sample appetizers...More

Thank DKay51
Craig D, Manager at Brewer's Coalition, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thank you for sharing the dining experiences you have had Brewer's Coalition. We are happy to to hear that you have enjoyed our food, as well as, the beer selection. Our staff works very hard on providing a great experience and am glad to hear...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent selection of both local microbrews and a variety of brews from all over. A few dozen brews on tap. You can do a beer flight of any 4 of your choosing (5oz. each) for $11. I especially enjoyed the Aeronaut "A Year with Dr....More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited recently on Thursday evening about 9:00 pm. Nice selection of beers, still fairly busy, nice mix of people. Our waitress was very pleasant but she "lost" our food order and it was never put in and also forgot the water we requested. She said...More

Thank JenMBoston
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Brewer's Coalition is a low key place to grab lunch or dinner (or brunch on Sundays). At all times the place has different groups of people: singles, couples, and families, and all are welcome. There are plenty of drink options - beers and cocktails. There...More

Thank LV23
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Excellent burgers and food with prompt service. Fish tacos are especially good. Many beer and drink options. Very large portions.

Thank Momisthe1
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I visited recently with some friends for a beer. As a Gluten-free person, I didn't expect a whole lot given that it's a beer restaurant. However, I was first impressed that there were many G-F choices (I went for the Cubano - awesome) and the...More

1  Thank DH_Out_and_About
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1923
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-964-7600
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